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13 December 2016

211 Support Service In Yellowhead Region

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211 Support Service In Yellowhead Region

HEY211. Hinton, Edson, and Yellowhead County 211. One phone number to access community service program and service information.

09 March 2015

Road Bans In Effect Starting Thursday March 30

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Road Bans In Effect Starting Thursday March 30

Road Bans for Yellowhead County are in effect beginning Thursday, March 30th.  All Yellowhead County GRAVEL ROADS are restricted to 75 percent legal axle loading 24 hours per day.

 

08 May 2017

Fire Advisory In Effect

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 Fire Advisory In Effect

 

Effective May 30, 2017, there is a Fire Advisory issued for the Yellowhead County Fire Permit Area and the Edson Forest Area.  Visit albertafirebans.ca to stay current.

 

22 March 2012

Mountain Pine Beetle Surveys & Control

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Mountain Pine Beetle Surveys & Control

Mountain Pine Beetle Surveys are being conducted on pine trees within Yellowhead County this spring. Get the app or form for reporting trees infected by MPB here.

29 May 2017

Open House May 31 For Community Services Strategic Plan

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Open House May 31 For Community Services Strategic Plan

The Community Services Strategic Plan project undertaken by the Town of Edson and Yellowhead County has reached its mid-point. Stop by and see what people have been saying! Join us to gather final input for the project, as well as see the early survey results.

·        Arts and Culture

·        Parks and Recreation

 

·        Museums and Archives

·        Library Services


 

Follow this link to the survey questionnaire and have your say.

06 June 2017

Road Bans Lifted

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Yellowhead County Gravel Road Weight Restrictions Rescinded

Road Bans Lifted

All Yellowhead County gravel road axle weight restrictions were are rescinded to legal axle loading starting at 8:00 a.m. as of June 6, 2017, unless roads are otherwise posted. List of exceptions posted here. 

22 June 2017

Stay Safe with Bear Lake’s Free Lifejacket Loaner Station

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Stay Safe with Bear Lake’s Free Lifejacket Loaner Station

 

Yellowhead County joins the LifeSaving Society in bringing loaner lifejackets to swimmers and boaters at Bear Lake at no charge.

 

22 June 2017

Summer Day Camps

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Summer Day Camps

Are you looking for a way to spend those long hot summer days? Well look no further, Yellowhead County's Summer Day Camps have got you covered! Join us for one of the many week-long fun day camps in hamlets across the County!

11 May 2017

No Wood at Transfer Sites During Fire Bans & Advisories

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No Wood at Transfer Sites During Fire Bans & Advisories

During a fire advisory, no new fire permits will be issued until conditions improve. Active fire permits will be cancelled and fire permit holders need to check to ensure their burn sites are extinguished.

County Offices

EDSON OFFICE (MAIN)

2716 - 1 Avenue,Edson,AB. T7E 1N9
Phone: 780-723-4800
Toll Free: 1-800-665-6030
Fax: 780-723-5066

WILDWOOD OFFICE

53404 Rge Rd 92A,Wildwood,AB.
Phone: 780-325-3782
Toll Free 1-800-814-3935
Fax: 780-325-3783

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