In east central Alberta at the Alberta-Saskatchewan border you will find the County of Vermilion River, which is home to 8,116 residents, 7 unincorporated hamlets, 4 villages and 1 town. The many features, amenities and opportunities in our municipality make it
“A sustainable, vibrant and diversified community with opportunities for all”.
Our municipal operations are based out of Kitscoty, Alberta – in the heart of a prosperous agricultural region and thriving energy sector built on an innovative entrepreneurial spirit.
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|* NEW * Trees & Horticulture section||* Please note that we do not accept credit cards as payment. Cash, debit, cheque, or money orders are acceptable.|
|* Current Road Construction Updates|
Join us and guest speaker Mona Lee Kirkland for a Tree Care Workshop on Sept 21 7:00 pm at the Blackfoot Hall. Register early - free event! More details
ROAD WORK to begin AUG 15 (up to Oct 30) on TWP 522 from HWY 893 west to RR 54. More info here.
Regularly scheduled days for the sale of Strychnine ends tomorrow - FRI, JULY 29. Should you require any after this date, please contact the office (PRIOR TO COMING DOWN) to make an advance appointment to get it.
FIRE BAN LIFTED:
Effective 8:30 am on Monday, May 30 the FIRE Ban has been lifted.
Road Bans were LIFTED effective 12:01 am TUES, MAY 24, 2016. Details here
The 2015 Land Ownership Maps are available online and are also newly printed. Check out our Maps page to view online. For a printed version, stop by our office - wall maps are $20 and folded ones are $10.
Check out road construction notices here
PAST NEWS RELEASES
PRESS RELEASE: Support for Fort McMurray region. CVR donates $1 per capita in support, as well as sends our GIS Tech to assist with efforts.
County declares State of Agricultural Disaster
Joint Growth Study with City of Lloydminster - May 28, 2015 Media Release
Press Release: Funds to the EH Walter school construction project to enhance the gymnasium size and add a community stage. Read Here.
Press Release: ALUS wins Provincial Award Nov 25/14