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
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 refferals. For…Read More
Notice is hereby given that under the provisions of the Municipal Government Act, Big Lakes County will offer for sale, by public auction, in the Big Lakes County Administration Building, 5305- 56 Street, High Prairie, Alberta on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 1:00 p.m., the following properties: Certificate of Title LINC Legal Civic Acres Reserve Bid 082054221 0013781497 Lot 15; Blk 3; Plan 7821407 14 – 5th Avenue NE, Grouard 0.16 $3000.00 862237532 0011170370 Lot 11;…Read More
Why did the cow cross the creek? To get to the other side of course! Is this a problem?Sometimes crossing streams does cause problems. Problems can originate from unrestricted or improperly constructed crossings including:»» loss of riparian vegetation, increased erosion and sediment deposition in streams,»» water contamination from manure or urine,»» reduced water quality leading to reduced water intake and potential for reduced weight gain in livestock,»» increased risk of livestock injury or death,»» negative…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