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
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
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
Notice is hereby given that a power outage on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 will affect the following areas: Hilliard’s Bay, East Prairie, Big Meadow, Sucker Creek First Nations, Enilda, Grouard, Shaw’s Point, and a portion of Kapawe'no First Nation.
The power will be out for 2 hours during the day to accommodate a high load move.
Please contact Atco electric at 1800-668-2248 for more details. Read More
Notice is hereby given that a Special Council Meeting has been scheduled for Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. for the purpose of adopting the 2019 Interim Capital and Operating Budgets. Notice is hereby given that the December 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…Read More