News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: May 4, 2022

FCSS - The Ultimate Family Experience

The Ultimate Family Experience

There is still time to register for THE EQUUS EXPERIENCE & ULTIMATE BULL FIGHTING EXPERIENCE FOR FAMILIES presented by the County of Wetaskiwin FCSS. 

A day offering both experiences for families with children aged 9 and up, and their parents ...

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Posted on: April 22, 2022

Sorting Through Hoarding: A workshop for Professionals and Community Members

Sorting Through Hoarding CLICK HERE

The half-day workshop is packed with important "Hoarding 101" info.  The facilitators, Stacy Walker & Terry Bailey, offer a multi-disciplinary approach addressing stigma, trauma informed intervention, hands on decluttering strategie...

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Posted on: April 18, 2022

It's Not Right! - Elder Abuse Awareness Webinars

Its Not Right Elder Abuse Webinar

Leduc County Family and Community Support Services (FCSS), the County of Wetaskiwin FCSS and AEAAC are hosting two online presentations — one for professionals and one for the general public — on how the little things that YOU do can make a BIG DIFFERENCE...

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Posted on: March 9, 2022

Community Program Guide

Program Guide News Flash

The Community Groups are busy in the upcoming Seasons!

CLICK HERE to visit the Community Program and Events Guide for more information on the upcoming fun.

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

Upcoming Babysitting and Home Alone Courses

UPCOMING HOME ALONE BABYSITTING COURSES

Babysitting Courses offered, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Lunch Not Provided):

June 20, 2022 - Lakedell Ag Society & Wetaskiwin Ag Society

June 23, 2022 - Winfield Agri-Plex

Home Alone Courses offered, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM:

June 21, 2022 - Lakedell Ag Society & W...

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News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: May 20, 2022

Council Approves Budget 2022

Budget 2022 News Flash

On May 16, 2022, Council approved the Operating and Capital Budget for 2022. On May 17, 2022, Council approved the Mill Rate Bylaw for 2022. The 2022 Budget value is $21.7 million compared to the 2021 value of $20.19 million.

What impact does the budget ha...

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Read the complete News Release here. County of Wetaskiwin News
Posted on: May 18, 2022

ALUS Wetaskiwin-Leduc project tours

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Hop on the bus and visit established ALUS projects in Wetaskiwin and Leduc counties! Join us for one or both free tours. Use the on-line form to pre-register by June 15. For pre-registration assistance or more information, contact Kim by phone at 780-387-...

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Click here to pre-register County of Wetaskiwin News
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Mound Red Reservoir is Restocked!

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On May 11th the reservoir at the Mound Red Campground was stocked with 3000 rainbow trout.  The water's oxygen levels are high and some large fish have been spotted jumping.

This campground has 30 individual sites and a group site that ac...

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Posted on: April 25, 2022

2022 Dust Control Program

Reminder Dust Control Applications

The County of Wetaskiwin is now accepting applications for the 2022 Dust Control Program.  Any resident wishing to have an application of dust control must submit a completed application and payment to the County of Wetaskiwin Administration offi...

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News Flash

Posted on: April 7, 2022

Range Road 250 South of Highway 13 Upgrades

Range Road 250

This project is to upgrade the road (for approx. 3.2 km south of Hwy 13) which includes excavation and removal of poor subgrade material, improvements to vertical alignment, drainage improvements and clearing of County right-of-way.

The County is endeavori...

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County Projects
Posted on: April 7, 2022

Range Road 253 North of Highway 13 Upgrades

Range Road 253

Avid Energy Services Inc. has been contracted to complete this work. The objective of the project is to upgrade the road in sections and to improve overall performance and level of service to the local residents. The work will include excavation and remov...

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Additional Info... County Projects
Posted on: April 7, 2022

Range Road 11 (Black Bull Road) Upgrades

Range Road 11

The County is preparing to undertake upgrades to Range Road 11 (Black Bull Rd) from Highway 13 south to the Dorchester Ranch RV resort (approximately 6 km). The work is scheduled for the construction season of 2022 (May to October). The objective of the p...

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Additional Info... County Projects
Posted on: March 15, 2022

Winfield Hamlet Infrastructure Upgrade

Winfield 2022

Winfield - 5th Ave 

Ledcor Highways Ltd. has been contracted to complete this work which is the final phase of work that began in 2021. Work involved includes granular base course and paving of 5th Avenue E from 2nd Street E to Hwy 20. Constructio...

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Additional Info... County Projects
Posted on: March 15, 2022

Gwynne Hamlet Infrastructure Upgrade

Gwynne 2022

Gwynne - Highway 13A (Gwynne Hill) & School St. 

Update: May 16, 2022

Road work will begin in Gwynne on Monday, May 16th. Prep work will take approximately one week, weather depending. Paving will commence once the prep work has been completed ...

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Additional Info... County Projects
Posted on: March 15, 2022

Mulhurst Bay Hamlet Infrastructure Upgrade

Mulhurst Bay 2022

Mulhurst Bay - 39 St, 35 St, 57 Ave and Lake Drive

Ledcor Highways Ltd. has been contracted to complete this work which is the final phase of work that began in 2021. Work involved includes granular base course and paving of three roads in Mulhurst Estates...

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Additional Info... County Projects

News Flash

Posted on: October 29, 2018

Newsletter

County 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. Local re...

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News Flash

Posted on: May 19, 2022

TRANSFER STATIONS – MAY LONG WEEKEND

County Transfer Stations

All transfer stations will be open their regularly scheduled hours on Saturday, May 21, 2022.

Lakedell transfer station will be CLOSED on Victoria Day, Monday, May 23rd.  Lakedell is the only transfer station normally open on Monday.

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