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Cost-Shared Residential Dust Control Program

2018 Applications Now Being Accepted

Each year County Council approves a Cost-Shared Residential Dust Control Program for properties adjacent to graveled County Roads. Residents may apply to have a spot treatment of dust suppressant applied on the County road in front of their residence approximately 200 Meters in length.

Fees to Participate

The 2018 fee to participate in this program for all county residents is set at $315 ($300 + GST).

No guarantee was implied with regards to the effectiveness of the dust control and the County reserves the right to grade the road if surface conditions require it. The County reserves the right to refuse an application if it is deemed that the roadway has sufficient residual dust control product from previous years.

Who is eligible

Both rural residences and businesses can apply:

  • Rural properties/residences must have a permanent dwellings on them;
  • Eligible businesses must be adjacent to the roadway and be regularly occupied by employees and/or customers.

How to Apply 

To apply for the application of dust control you can download and fill out the form by clicking on the link below, or you can stop by the Athabasca County Admin Office located at 3602 – 48th Avenue to apply. Only applications that are paid for in full will be accepted.


Application Deadline

Due to scheduling timelines, all applications and payments must be received in our office prior to April 30, 2018 in order to be eligible for this program. Applications received after the deadline may be accepted, however an additional fee of $50 will be added to the regular rate. All late applications will be reviewed to determine scheduling. The County has the right to refuse applications after the deadline.

For further information contact:
Athabasca County Administration Office
(780) 675-2273 | 1-844-662-2273