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Posted on: May 21, 2020

Job Opportunity

Job Opportunity

The County of Wetaskiwin No. 10 is currently seeking applications to fill a full-time permanent Bylaw Enforcement/Animal Control Officer.

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

No Fire Ban for County of Wetaskiwin

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The County of Wetaskiwin does not have a Fire Ban on at this time. Watch the County website and Facebook for updates. Also check out www.albertafirebans.ca.

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Pigeon Lake South IDP

Regional Context Map for County Website - South IDP

The County of Wetaskiwin and the Summer Villages of Crystal Springs, Grandview, Norris Beach and Poplar Bay are preparing an Intermunicipal Development Plan (IDP). The IDP is a future land use plan for two or more municipalities that share common boundari...

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Pigeon Lake North IDP

Regional Context Map for County Website - North IDP

The County of Wetaskiwin and the Summer Villages of Argentia Beach, Golden Days and Silver Beach are preparing an Intermunicipal Development Plan (IDP). The IDP is a future land use plan for two or more municipalities that share common boundaries. For inf...

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Posted on: April 30, 2020

*NEW* Pay by Credit Card Option Available

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We are now accepting payments using select credit cards through OptionPay for all services (*for a fee) for  Tax, Utility Accounts Receivable & Dustcapping Fees & Invoices.If you are paying for fees related to Planning & Development, P...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Response to COVID-19

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Update: May 1, 2020

In order to help ease the financial burden on residents who may be struggling through these difficult times, County Council resolved to cancel the 6% penalty on unpaid taxes as of September 1, 2020. View News Release.

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Posted on: April 30, 2020

County of Wetaskiwin Parks/Campgrounds

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Park opening dates for the County of Wetaskiwin Parks has been delayed to May 31, 2020. These dates are subject to change based on recommendations from the Provincial Government and Alberta Health Services. View our COVID-19 page for more details.

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Posted on: April 29, 2020

Good News Story

Winfield Virtual Gymkhana

Rachel Anderson is a 14-year-old horse enthusiastic from Winfield, Alberta who wants to keep people active with their horse during this unprecedented time. Rachel is the organizer of the Layne Steeves Winfield Gymkhana Club, a horse club in central Albert...

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County of Wetaskiwin News
Posted on: April 2, 2020

Do you need help getting groceries?

First grocery delivery

Are you unable to leave your house to pick up groceries and other necessities?

The County of Wetaskiwin would like to help.

The County of Wetaskiwin is working with Wetaskiwin’s “Jordan’s No Frills” and local communit...

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County of Wetaskiwin News
Posted on: April 17, 2020

Non-Residential Tax Exemption

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During the 2020 Budget deliberations, County Council discussed the opportunity of providing Non-residential ratepayers with a tax exemption on their 2020 tax notice. On April 14, 2020 Bylaw 2020/16 was passed granting a non-residential tax exemption.

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Posted on: April 15, 2020

Mountain Pine Beetle Verbenone Pouches

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If you have ordered Verbenone from the County of Wetaskiwin, the pouches will be available for pick-up on June 3, 2020 between 8:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.  When coming to pick-up the Verbenone pouches please bring a cheque to pay for the pouches. &am...

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Mountain Pine Beetle Information County of Wetaskiwin News
Posted on: April 7, 2020

2020 DUST CONTROL PROGRAM

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The County of Wetaskiwin is now accepting applications for the 2020 Dust Control Program.The fee is $4.00 per lineal metre (plus GST). Applications received after June 1st may be considered at the non-subsidized rate of $6.50 per lineal metre (plus GST).

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Posted on: April 15, 2020

HELP FOR ANIMALS

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The COVID-19 crisis affects us all, including our animals, and we all have lots of questions about how we will be impacted individually.This page is designed to offer information about pets and how COVID-19 might affect them, and resources that animal own...

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County of Wetaskiwin News
Posted on: April 20, 2020

Saturday, June 27, 2020 - Ewaste & Household Hazardous Waste Round-Up

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Round-ups to be held at the Lakedell School Parking Lot and the Town of Millet Heavy Truck Parking Lot between 8:00 a.m - 12:00 noon.

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

COVID-19 Alberta Information

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Albertans are encouraged to visit alberta.ca/COVID19 for the latest information, guidance and resources.

Update: March 25, 2020

To protect the health and safety of Albertans, law enforcement agencies have been granted full authority to enforce public health...

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County of Wetaskiwin News
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Cemetery Grant Application deadline extended!!

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At this time, we do not have a postponed deadline, please watch for details.

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Elm Tree Pruning Ban

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Pruning of healthy elms should only be done during the winter season (October 1 to March 31).

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Recreation and FCSS Grant deadline extended!!

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At this time, we do not have a postponed deadline, please watch for details.

County of Wetaskiwin News
Posted on: March 11, 2020

Livestock Producers Receive Tax Relief for 2019

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New regions added under the Livestock Tax Deferral Provision for 2019

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Posted on: March 5, 2020

County of Wetaskiwin Twin Lakes Park

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We would like to advise county residents that the recent announcement of park closures by the Provincial Government will not affect the Twin Lakes Park in the County of Wetaskiwin.

Alberta Parks Website

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Provincial Park Closure Map County of Wetaskiwin News
Posted on: January 30, 2020

Pushing Snow Across the County Road is Illegal and Punishable by Law

NOTICE TO RESIDENTS

Concerns such as liability, safety and equipment damage are factors. Plowing snow into the ditches or side of the road puts our employees and the safety of the traveling public at risk.

In accordance with the Highways Development and Protection Act, Sectio...

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Posted on: December 9, 2019

Northeast Pigeon Lake Wastewater & Infrastructure Assessment

NEPL Infrastructure Assessment May 2019

In May 2019 a wastewater & infrastructure assessment was completed on the existing system for Northeast Pigeon Lake Regional Sewer Services.

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Posted on: November 12, 2019

Road Maintenance Reporting

Local Roads

For any issues or concerns regarding road maintenance of Township Roads, Range Roads, Hamlets or Subdivisions within the County of Wetaskiwin, contact the Public Works department at 780-361-6243.  

Provincial (Numbered) Highways

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News Flash

Posted on: February 25, 2020

BRUSHING PROGRAM - 2020 WORK PLAN

Brushing of shrubs and trees within the road right-of-way is an important road maintenance activity in the County of Wetaskiwin. Trees and shrubs interfere with drainage, utilities, large vehicles, road subgrade, surface conditions and cause traffic safet...

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News Flash

Posted on: October 29, 2018

Newsletter

The County of Wetaskiwin distributes a Resident Newsletter via Canada Post unaddressed admail to local residents, and via direct mail to boundary residents, in the spring and fall. Non-resident landowners may view or download the newsletter here. &nbs...

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