Victory Day office closure

All Athabasca County offices, including Public Works and Family and Community Support Services, will be closed on Monday, May 23, 2016 for the Victoria Day holiday. All offices will resume their regular hours of operation on Tuesday, May 24. The After Hours Emergency Line will be in operation for the long weekend. Please call 780-689-9000. If […]

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Fire Advisory issued for County

(ISSUED: May 20, 2016) Due to the recent weather conditions, Athabasca County has lifted the total fire ban.  A FIRE ADVISORY remains in effect for that area of the County OUTSIDE OF THE Forest Protection Area. This means that the use of permitted burn barrels and small cooking and warming fires are permitted at this time.  New […]

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Vegetation Control Program

Amendment to the “No Spray” Policy Please be advised that the herbicide vegetation control program for Athabasca County will begin June 1 and will continue until about September 1, 2016. The objective of the program is to control unwanted weeds, brush and trees in County right-of-ways. The County does not use herbicides within 30 meters […]

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AVGAS available again at Regional Airport

Our fuel supplier has just made a delivery of AVGAS 100 LL to the Athabasca Regional Airport. Our self-service fuel system is now back to normal operation. We appreciate everyone’s patience during a time when fuel was being diverted to assist fire fighting efforts in Fort McMurray.

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County Conversation – May 11

Local services for Fort McMurray families If you missed this week’s Athabasca County Conversation on 94.1 The River you can listen to it here. This week’s segment talks about resources available to evacuees in the Athabasca region. The Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) offices and ParentLink Centre offer a chance to connect with services in […]

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Fort McMurray Wildfire – support services available

YOU ARE NOT ALONE – Help in a Stressful Time If you are a Fort McMurray wildfire evacuee, or are hosting one or more of our northern neighbours in your home, this is an information package that makes them aware of various support services available. It’s a stressful time for those living away from their […]

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Athabasca Regional Airport – Out of AVGAS

OUT OF FUEL Due to an increased demand for fuel for firefighting purposes, we are unable to get a delivery for the Athabasca Regional Aiport.  We are endeavoring to address the problem with our supplier. Please check back later for a notice of return to normal operations. We appreciate your understanding.

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Grassland truck fill reopens

Please be advised the Grassland truck fill station is now open to non-commercial customers. We apologize for any convenience this may have caused.

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