WELCOME TO THE COUNTY OF VERMILION RIVER

In east central Alberta at the Alberta-Saskatchewan border you will find the County of Vermilion River, which is home to 7,905 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.
2014 is the year we are celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the County, as well as 35 years of service with the Natural Gas Utility.  
Check out the photos from our Anniversary Celebrations (June 19, 2014)

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Quicklinks

Emergency Contacts - AFTER HOURS                 

Minutes & Agendas
Road Bans
Natural Gas Utility 
(780) 846-2929          
Fire Bans
Annexation Information
Water & Sewer
(780) 846-2929       
Waste Transfer Sites & Hours
Snow Plow Flag Program
Dog Control Info

Assessment Complaint Info
Public Works
(780) 846-2929
Senior's Property Tax Deferral Program
Newsletters
County Corner current (archived ads)
BizPaL (Business Permits and Licences)
Business Workshops & Events

Main Admin. Office
(780) 846-2244
Regular Hours Mon-Fri 
8:30am-4:30pm

Box 69, 4912 50 Ave
Kitscoty, AB T0B 2P0

   
 ** GAS NEWS **

It is NO LONGER necessary to manually enter your gas meter reading.  We have switched to automated meter readings.  For more information please click here.

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Upcoming Events

Latest News

Administration Office Christmas Hours: closed Dec 25 through Jan 1.  Open 8:30 am Jan 2

'Hay' Clandonald
- Fri Jan 16, 2015 Clandonald Community Hall $15 tickets in advance only. Features Comedian Herb Dixon

4th Annual Inspiring Women Conference Feb 3, 2015

Press Release: ALUS wins Provincial Award Nov 25/14

New Employment Position: REGIONAL PLANNER. Full job description here

Press Release: Regional Airport Agreement Nov 12/14

Press Release: Land Redesignation Bylaw 14-29 (Blackfoot) Nov 6/14


PAST NOTICES 

EARN Christmas Dinner: Dec 4/14 at the Vermilion Regional Centre. Tickets $25. Great opportunity for staff development and sharing some Christmas spirit!

Nov 18/14: All Road bans have now been lifted.  Heavy traffic must continue to use roads as indicated on your permit.

Battle River Watershed Alliance is looking for stories and artwork for their Traversing Terrain and Experience Atlas.  Click here for more details

Alberta Transportation OPEN HOUSE for the Highway 16 + 897 Interchange Planning StudyOctober 30 4:00 - 8:00 pm at the Kitscoty Seniors Centre (4921 50 Ave Kitscoty).

Clandonald Fire DeptCelebrates 50th Anniversary on Nov 1, 2014 Tickets $20

BRIDGE WORK COMPLETE:  The bridge on RR 80 (north of Hwy 16, south of TWP 510) is now OPEN to legal loads. Thank you for your patience during construction.

Annexation Information Session
 - October 23, 2014 
Blackfoot Hall, 4-8 pm 

Dewberry Fall Supper Oct 24 4:30 - 7:00 pm at the Dewberry Hall

BUSINESSES: the next EARN BREAKFAST will be Oct 16, 2014 in Vermilion

Kitscoty Fire Department Steak Fry October 17, 2014

Clandonald Fall Supper - Oct 19th 5-7 pm


Notice of Public Hearing Oct 20, 2014 at the Blackfoot Hall 7:00 pm for Bylaw 14-29, Amendments to Land Use Bylaw 13-14

Harvest Feastival: Be Fresh...Eat Local 
- October 21 5-7:30 pm, Lloydminster Exhibition


FIRE PREVENTION WEEK - OCTOBER 5-11, 2014  
Kids Activity Book!
REMINDER: TAX DEADLINE is SEPT 30th


Nominate an amazing community volunteer to become an official County Ambassador! Deadline Sept 30th


Alberta Culture Days - Featured Site: VERMILION Sept 26-28, 2014. 
Check out all the fun!


Applications are now due for FCSS Funding - deadline Sept 15, 2014

ISLAY RESIDENTS - your water will be off from 1-5 pm on Thurs Aug 7 for a brief time

ROAD OPENED: RR 24 from HWY 16 to TWP 494 has been re-opened

Road Bans still in place on 5 County Roads - click here for the list of Banned Roads

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING - THURS JULY 3 @ 9:00 am in Council Chambers to clarify the Dewberry Arena Project

Annual Gravel Sale has been rescheduled to July 15 & July 16

Dewberry Recreation Area - Arena Project Bulletin Sheet is now available here


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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