Development Permit Notices

Applications for Development Permits have been REFUSED as follows: Permit No.  2014-D0026 Zoning:  Rural Use District Location:  SE 17-72-16 W4 Type:  25 Unit Recreational Vehicle Trailer Park Applications for Development Permits have been Approved With Conditions as follows: Permit No.  2014-D0007 Zoning:  Country Residential District Location:  8121742-2-7 within Baywin Estates (SE 9-65-18 W4) Type:  30′ […]

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Request for Proposals – 2014 Fencing Services

Proposals for installation of 3 and/or 4 wire fences for County projects along County right-of-ways are now being accepted from interested parties for the 2014 Construction and Maintenance Season. Proposal Packages detailing the requirements and fencing specifications may be obtained at the Athabasca County Administration office, 3602-48 Avenue, Athabasca, AB, Telephone (780) 675-2273. All Proposals must be […]

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2014 Seasonal Summer Employment Opportunities

Athabasca County has a variety of seasonal/summer positions requiring skilled and semi-skilled workers for various departments. The terms of the positions, dependent of weather, will be from May to October 2014.  Timelines and dates will be adjusted to accommodate Post Secondary Education Students – May to August 2014. POSITIONS AVAILABLE – Labourer / Light Equipment […]

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Athabasca County & Area Producer Meeting

Attention:  Beef Producers You are invited to attend an area producer meeting to discuss the economic impact of wildlife and the Cattle Price Insurance Program (AFSC) 7 pm – Monday, March 3, 2014 / Athabasca Agri-plex        A survey will be conducted at the meeting Information and assistance with completion of the Beef […]

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JOB OPENING – Heavy Duty Mechanic term position

TERM POSITION Journeyman Heavy Duty Technician (OR) 3rd/4th Year Apprentice Athabasca County is presently accepting applications for a Journeyman Heavy Duty Technician or a 3rd/4th Year Apprentice.  This is a term position from April 1, 2014 to July 31, 2014. Reporting to the Shop Foreman, the successful candidate will be involved in the repair and maintenance of heavy duty […]

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Athabasca County Conversation – February 19, 2014

The Athabasca County Conversation is a bi-weekly radio update that airs 94.1 The River. If you missed it on the radio you can listen to it here. This week’s segment talks about the Community Assistance Grant available to non-profit groups in Athabasca County. Don’t forget to tune into 94.1 The River on March 4, 2014 […]

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Hydraulic excavator for sale by tender

Unit #309 – 2005 – Hitachi ZX200LC Hydraulic Excavator with 800mm Shoes, 5.6m Boom, 2.9m Arm, Quick Attach 60’’ Wrist-O-Twist Bucket, Thumb & all standard manufacturers equipment, approximately 13,138 hours as of February 6, 2014. For further information or to inspect this unit, please contact: Mr. Eric Bochon, Public Works Shop Foreman at (780) 675-2404, Monday […]

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Decision of Council – inaccurate timesheet submission

On Friday, February 7, 2014 Council heard, and accepted, a formal apology from Jack Dowhaluk, Councillor for Division 6. The apology was tendered for incorrect timesheets he submitted. Although the money has been quickly repaid, Members of Council remained extremely concerned about this happening and on February 11, 2014 reduced Councillor Dowhaluk’s official duties to […]

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FCSS Grand Opening Invitation

Athabasca County Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) invites the public to the Grand Opening of its new office. Friday, February 28, 2014 10 am to 12 (noon) 3598 – 48th Avenue, Athabasca (FCSS is located to the east of the County Administration Office) A ribbon cutting ceremony will be followed by refreshments.

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2013 Farm Women of the Year Award Recipients

Athabasca County and the Agricultural Service Board is proud to announce the 2013 Farm Women of the Year recipients. These two very deserving women were presented their awards at the 2014 Farm Woman’s Conference held on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at the Grassland Community Hall in front of 120 conference delegates. The Ag Services Board and […]

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