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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(780) 846-2929          
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Main Admin. Office
(780) 846-2244
(780) 853-5492
Regular Hours Mon-Fri 

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

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Latest News

ROAD BANS IN EFFECT 12:01 am MON, MAR 20.  More info

Next EARN Breakfast is April 6 featuring Alberta Economist Todd Hirsch
- tickets now available.

Public Meeting: Hamlet of Blackfoot Lagoon Upgrade and Discharge Plans will be held March 29, 2017 7:00 pm at the Blackfoot Hall.

Copy of Draft Transportation Master Plan

ANNUAL GAS METER READS will begin Feb 6, which requires our staff to visit your property.  Read More

STRYCHNINE - NEW SALES PROCESS effective March 2017.  Read More

NOW HIRING SEASONAL & SUMMER AG, PW and GAS Positions.  More details here.

Door-to-Door Sales * New Regulations from the Alberta government.  Read here

Transportation expense claims for 2016 under the Senior Transportation Policy must be submitted to our office by Jan 31, 2017. Please note that 2016 is the final year for this program. More info here.

For Local Community events, click here to go to our event listing

The 2015 Land Ownership Maps are available online or available for purchase.  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


Media Release: Funding for Phase 4 & 5 of ACE Regional Water Supply infrastructure.

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

Press Release: Regional Airport Agreement Nov 12/14

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