AAMDC Scholarship Program – Apply Now!

The Alberta Association of Municipal Districts and Counties rec0ognizes the importance of an educated population to the future well-being of rural communities and in 1995 established the AAMDC Scholarship Program to reward students for their achievements. Athabasca County is a member of AAMDC and is a proud supporter of this scholarship. The AAMDC Scholarship Program is designed to encourage […]

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Athabasca County Conversation – April 29, 2015

County Campgrounds – Book Your Site Now! The Athabasca County Conversation is a bi-weekly radio update that airs on 94.1 The River. If you missed it on the radio you can listen to it here. This week’s segment talks about the nine campgrounds operated by Athabasca County Recreation Services, when they open for the season […]

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Approved Development Permits – April 2015

Applications for Development Permits have been Approved With Conditions as follows: Permit No. 2015-D0025 Zoning:   Country Residential District Location:   Blue Heron Estates; Lot 148, Block 2, Plan 0828669; NE 14-66-18 W4 Type:   Recreational Vehicle Placement Permit No. 2015-D0026 Zoning:   Agricultural Use District Location:   Lot 4, Block 1, Plan 1520312; SW […]

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2014 Auditor’s Financial Statement available for review

As part of its regular financial reporting to ratepayers Athabasca County makes its audited financial statement available each year. We are pleased to say that the 2014 Auditor’s Financial Statement is now available for review. The document can be downloaded from our website by clicking on the link below. Printed copies are also available at no-cost from […]

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Long Weekend Camping – book your site now!

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Public Hearing – Bylaw No. 002 & 003 – 2015

A Public Hearing has been scheduled for Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. in the Council Chambers of the County Office to allow the public discussion of an amendment to the Land Use By-Law 6-2002 and Municipal Development Plan By-Law 5-2002, insofar as it applies to certain lands within Athabasca County. The Municipal Government […]

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Athabasca County Connection – April 2015

Resident and Business Newsletter The April 2015 edition of the Athabasca County Connection is now available for review online. Included is information about a new regional tourism website (visitathabasca.ca) that features events, attractions and amenities for not only visitors but residents of the County as well. The Municipal Development Plan and Land Use Bylaw is […]

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Public Open Houses – Land Use

There are three public open houses being planned for Athabasca County during the month of April 2015. These meetings will be informal and will be attended by Athabasca County Planning and Development Staff, as well as Pario Plan, an Edmonton-based land use planning consultant firm, who are helping the County review the current Municipal Development Plan […]

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Highway 63 Driver Safety Notice

Both directions of traffic will be rerouted onto the new northbound lanes of Highway 63 so crews can complete reconstruction work on the existing highway. The work is taking place 2 kilometres south of Wandering River from April 21 to June 15, weather permitting. Both directions of Highway 63 traffic will be rerouted onto the […]

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