Big Lakes County News In Brief

  • Notice of Meeting Change

    Notice is hereby given that the September 26, 2018 Regular Council meeting has been cancelled.  All meetings are open to the public and are held in the Council Chambers of the Big Lakes County Administration Building. This constitutes notice to the public in accordance with sections 193 & 195 of the Municipal Government Act. Read More
  • Notice of Public Hearing – Land Use Bylaw Amendment

    Council for Big Lakes County is considering proposed amendments to the Big Lakes County Land Use Bylaw. The purpose of proposed Bylaw No. 19-2018 is to amend the definition for “Bed and Breakfast Operation” and the General Regulations under Section 6.4.1 (e) for “Bed and Breakfast Operations.” Copies of the proposed Land Use Bylaw Amendment may be examined in the office of the County Administration Building between the hours of 8:15 a.m. to noon and Read More
  • Notice of Public Hearing – Public Order Bylaw Amendment

    Council for Big Lakes County is considering proposed amendments to the Big Lakes County Public Order Bylaw. The purpose of proposed Bylaw No. 18-2018 is to restrict the public’s use of cannabis (smoking, vaping, or other forms of consumption) on County property, which will include any sidewalk, lane, street, boulevard, road, road allowance, right-of-way, park, recreational facility, or building in the County. Copies of the proposed Public Order Bylaw Amendment may be examined in the Read More
  • Scare Cannons Avaliable for Rent

    Big Lakes County has scare cannons for rent.  Reserve one today!  Please click the PDF below to learn more about the Wildlife Damage Compensation Program.    Read More
  • Fire Prevention Week BBQ & Open House

    To kick-off Fire Prevention Week, Big Lakes County Fire Services is hosting a BBQ & Open House at the Enilda, Grouard, Joussard, Faust, and Kinuso Fire Halls. The colouring contest is open to kids 10 and under.  Download a copy below (please print front and back) or pick up a sheet at the FCSS Offices or Admin Office.     Read More
  • Big Lakes Connections September Newsletter

    Big Lakes Connections is now a monthly newsletter! Check your mailbox for your copy or download a copy below:  Read More
  • On-Farm Energy and Solar Program

    On-Farm Solar Photovoltaics Program: http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/general/progserv.nsf/all/pgmsrv464 Farm Energy and Agri-Processing Program (FEAP): https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/general/progserv.nsf/all/pgmsrv462         Read More
  • Notice of Organizational Meeting

    Notice is hereby given that the Big Lakes County Organizational Meeting has been scheduled for Tuesday, October 23, 2018 beginning at 10:00 a.m. All meetings are open to the public and are held in the Council Chambers of the Big Lakes County Administration Building. This constitutes notice to the public in accordance with sections 193 & 195 of the Municipal Government Act. Read More
  • Member At-Large Appointments

    Annually the Council for the Big Lakes County seeks interest from individuals to be part of various boards and committees to serve our public. Council seeks individuals with interest and expertise in the following areas: Pest and Weed Control Appeal Committee 3 members at-large This Committee consists of three (3) at-large members to decide on appeals of weed notices under the Weed Control Act and pest notices under the Agricultural Pests Act. Time Commitment: Ad Read More
  • Notice of Special In-Camera Council Meeting

    Notice is herby given that a special in-camera council meeting is scheduled for Monday, October 1, 2018 from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of the Big Lakes County Administration Building.  The meeting will be dealing with items in Division 2 of Part 1 of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act: Land Legal Labour This constitutes as notice in accordance with section 194(3) of the Municipal Government Act.   Read More
  • Transfer Stations: Gravel

    Please note: the gravel stock piles at the Transfer Stations are not for public use.  Anyone caught taking gravel will be reported to the local authorities.   Read More
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Meet Your Reeve and Councillors

Reeve Ken Matthews

Reeve Ken Matthews

Deputy Reeve David Marx

Deputy Reeve David Marx

Fern Welch

Fern Welch

Ken Killeen

Ken Killeen

Robert Nygaard

Robert Nygaard

Richard Simard

Richard Simard

Donald Bissell

Donald Bissell

Donald Charrois

Donald Charrois

Ann Stewart

Ann Stewart

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