Big Lakes County News In Brief

  • Big Lakes Connections November Newsletter

    Big Lakes Connections is now a monthly newsletter! Check your mailbox for your copy or download a copy below:  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
  • Intermunicipal Development Plan

    Big Lakes County and the Town of High Prairie started the process of developing an Intermunicipal Development Plan (IDP). The objectives of the IDP are: Comply with all IDP requirements identified by the Municipal Government Act; Engage with community members and stakeholders in all parts of the project; Identify options for service provision between the County and the Town; and Indentify future land uses for the IDP area and establish regulations for intermunicipal referrals. Complete Read More
  • Order Your Shelterbelt Trees Today

    Big Lakes County is taking shelterbelt tree orders! Download the Quick Fact Sheet to see what trees are available for purchase then download the Tree Order Form to select your trees. Please note: payment is due when your order is placed. A pick-up date will be communicated through mail/email. Payment may be made by cash or cheque at the Big Lakes County Office. Orders not picked up will be distributed at the Agricultural Fieldman’s discretion, Read More
  • Notice of Proposed Development

    Plan 4932CD, Block 1, Lot 21; 57 Centre Street, Kinuso AB The Big Lakes County Subdivision and Development Authority has received an application for development permit to change the use of an existing commercial building on Plan 4932CD, Block 1, Lot 21 within the Hamlet of Kinuso to operate a cannabis retail store. A decision on this application will be considered during the November 13, 2018 Municipal Planning Commission meeting, which will take place at Read More
  • It's Budget Time!

    We want to hear your feedback on what should be included in the 2019 Big Lakes County budget.   Join us on November 14, 2018 from 1pm to 1:30pm in the Big Lakes County Council Chambers.  Can't make it?  No problem!  Submit your feedback, comments or concerns to Heather Nanninga, Director of Corporate Services at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (780) 523-5955.  Read More
  • Municipal Planning Commission Meeting Re-scheduled

    Notice is hereby given that the November 20, 2018 Municipal Planning Commission meeting has been cancelled and re-scheduled to Tuesday, November 13, 2018 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
  • Notice of Public Hearing – Land Use Bylaw Amendment

    Council for Big Lakes County is considering a proposed amendment to the Big Lakes County Land Use Bylaw No. 03-2017. The purpose of proposed Bylaw No. 21-2018 is to add “CABIN” as a Discretionary Use in the Hamlet Residential (HR) District within the Land Use Bylaw. 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 1:00 Read More
  • Big Lakes County & The Town of Swan Hills Intermunicipal Collaboration Framework Signing

    YOU'RE INVITED TO THE BIG LAKES COUNTY & THE TOWN OF SWAN HILLS INTERMUNICIPAL COLLABORATION FRAMEWORK SIGNING Friday, November 30, 2018 at 1 p.m. at the 55+ Centre Swan Hills. Lunch is provided. The ICF process allowed our municipalities to come together to review the current intermunicipal services we have in place between the municipalities and discuss how we can make these services better for the area and community at large. The ICF addresses services Read More
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Meet Your Reeve and Councillors

Reeve Richard Simard

Reeve Richard Simard

Deputy Reeve Ken Matthews

Deputy Reeve Ken Matthews

David Marx

David Marx

Fern Welch

Fern Welch

Ken Killeen

Ken Killeen

Robert Nygaard

Robert Nygaard

Donald Bissell

Donald Bissell

Donald Charrois

Donald Charrois

Ann Stewart

Ann Stewart

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