News Releases

10 November 2016

ATVs Should Keep Off Fields Until Harvested

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ATVs Should Keep Off Fields Until Harvested

Due to excessive moisture conditions across the County nearly half of the crops have not yet been harvested. For this reason, producers are reminding recreational users and hunters to be aware that driving over unharvested crops will cause negative impacts.

21 November 2016

YCFD Hosts Provincial Pilot Project

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YCFD Hosts Provincial Pilot Project

 

Yellowhead County Fire Department (YCFD) is assisting the provincial government in new tanker shuttle operation training and certification not currently available in Alberta.

 

23 November 2016

Declaration of Agricultural Disaster

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Declaration of Agricultural Disaster

Yellowhead County Council declared a state of Agricultural Disaster due to the current condition of many of the crops in the county. Council based the decision on recent crop reports where data showed excessive moisture on many crops in Yellowhead County.

 

Crop Reports Included in Article

 

29 December 2016

Leaman Rd Bridge Repairs Completed

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Leaman Rd Bridge Repairs Completed

Structural repairs to the Leaman bridge (Leaman Road Range Road 110 north of Highway 16) have been completed. Weight restriction will be changed back to 15 ton on Dec 29, 2016. The contractor will be back in the next few weeks to finish some cosmetic work.

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.

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. Survey crews will require access to private property to conduct surveys and will be able to provide identification upon request. Get the app or form for reporting trees infected by MPB here.

10 November 2016

Excessive Moisture Conditions in Crops - Important Notice

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Excessive Moisture Conditions in Crops - Important Notice

Due to excessive moisture conditions across the County nearly half of the crops have not yet been harvested.Getting crops off fields and tested sooner than later may help reduce damage caused by both excess moisture and unintentional external impacts.

 

09 March 2017

Community Services Survey & Open Houses March 21-23

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PEERS OPEN HOUSE RESCHEDULED for Tuesday April 4 7-9PM

Community Services Survey & Open Houses March 21-23

 

 

 

 

 

This survey is one of the main ways you can contribute by telling us about your use of existing facilities and what you would like for future opportunities.

·        Arts and Culture

·        Parks and Recreation

 

·        Museums and Archives

·        Library Services


 

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

22 March 2017

Backyard Composting Workshop

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Backyard Composting Workshop

 

Join Suzanne Lewis, an Edmonton Master Composter and author of “Composting for Canada” on Saturday, April 8 in Wildwood from 11 AM to 1 PM. Only $ 5.00 Register by March 31! Attendees will be entered to win a composter, rain barrel, or kitchen compost collector!

 

 

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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