In east central Alberta at the Alberta-Saskatchewan border you will find the County of Vermilion River, which is home to 8,267 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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Waste Transfer Sites & Hours
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* Dog Control Info

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* Please note that we do not accept credit cards as payment.  Cash, debit, cheque, or money orders are acceptable.
Senior's Property Tax Deferral Program
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Business Registration Program
 FCSS Program Funding

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

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

 *Local & Community EVENTS  
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Click here for Current Road Conditions & Construction Updates 



Upcoming Events

Dec 13  - Council Meeting

Latest News

Heavy Traffic Permit Renewals:  A reminder that your 2018 Heavy Traffic Permit will EXPIRE DEC 31.  Please contact us before Dec 20 to renew for 2019 (our office is closed between Christmas and New Years).

Interested in learning more about Natural Gas Vehicles for your commercial, agricultural or personal use?  Join us Dec 6 at 7pm at the Blackfoot Hall for an Open House on the pilot project.  Complete our online survey to share your thoughts:

Council held their annual Organizational Meeting October 23, 2018 and are pleased to announce that Reeve Dale Swyripa and Deputy Reeve Stacey Hryciuk will remain in their positions for the upcoming year.

SNOWPLOW FLAGS: If this is the first year you plan on buying a flag, you need to contact our office first to arrange an inspection (before coming in to purchase the flag).  More info here

ACE Water Service to begin in Blackfoot for Oct 1.
  Read more here

Annual Property Assessment Inspections will begin June 2018Details here.

Strychnine Sales are now closed for the season.

Businesses - check out our list of upcoming business events and training upcoming.

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


Joint Regional Growth Study with the City of Lloydminster is continuing: Media Release here

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