North Zone Update Please scroll to the bottom of the page to download the document. --- Up-to-date COVID-19 Information COVID-19 information for Albertans COVID-19 map: https://bit.ly/3n5sO9u --- Get the App Quickly identifying and isolating positive cases is an important part of our response to the COVID-19 pandemic and preventing the spread. The Government of Alberta has developed an app called ABTraceTogether that will notify you if you've been exposed to COVID-19 – or if you've exposed others – while…Read More
All interested gravel truck owners are invited to submit, on forms provided, their rates based on a percentage of the County rate, for the 2021 gravel season. The County requires proof of liability insurance and Workers' Compensation coverage included with each submission. Forms are available at: Big Lakes County Big Lakes County Box 239, 5305-56 Street 51 Centre Street High Prairie, AB T0G 1E0 Kinuso, AB T0G 1K0 780-523-5955 780-775-3570 www.biglakescounty.ca/resources/forms Deadline for registrations is:…Read More
Big Lakes County Bike Helmet Safety Rewards Program is back! If our County Bylaw Officer, Public Works staff, or Peace Officers spot your child wearing a helmet while riding a bike, scooter, or rollerblades, they will receive a coupon for a FREE treat to redeem at any of the following stores: Korner Kitchen, Kinuso Superette, Joussard Jerry’s store, Joussard Bigway Foods, Grouard Ferguson’s Market, Grouard Bay Shore resort, Faust Faust General store O’s Treats, High…Read More
Do you know someone in Big Lakes County who has been involved in activities long-term that provide a benefit to your community, bring credit or distinction to your community or enhance life in your community and whom you believe needs to be recognized for their long-term contributions? Such activities can be in any area of community service, cultural activities, recreation, civic service, youth work, or community promotion. If so, then you should consider nominating them…Read More
Property Taxes Property Taxes are due and payable on or before Wednesday, June 30, 2021. This is to advise the ratepayers of Big Lakes County that the Property Assessment and Tax Notices were mailed out May 7, 2021. A 7.5% penalty will be applied to current taxes and arrears if payment is received after June 30, 2021 and an additional 14.5% for payments made after last business day in January. Failure to receive a tax…Read More
Each year, Big Lakes FCSS hosts events during Senior’s Week to show our appreciation for seniors contributions to our communities. Since we are unable to gather in person to celebrate, FCSS will bring the celebration to you! All seniors 55+ who register will have lunch and a goody bag delivered to them from Big Lakes FCSS. To register, call Tori at 780-776-3811 before June 1, 2021. Lunch will be delivered on Wednesday, June 9, 2021…Read More
The Utility Department will be flushing water lines in all of the Hamlets during the week of May 17, 2021.
Customers may experience low water pressure and/or discolored water. If discoloring occurs, let water run until its natural clarity before consuming.
Questions or concerns may be directed to the Utility Department at the County Administration office at 780-523-5955. Read More
Order your shelterbelt trees today! Download the Tree Order Form and the Quick Tree Facts booklet below.