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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.

14 May 2018

Fire Advisory In Effect

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Fire Advisory In Effect

Effective immediately there is A Fire Advisory for the Yellowhead County Fire Permit area.

Due to dry conditions, Yellowhead County has suspended issuing Fire permits and any existing permits are cancelled. County Transfer Stations will not be accepting combustible items such as wood and other fuel sources during the advisory.

Safe campfires are still allowed under the Advisory. 

The advisory will remain in place until conditions improve.

 

 

19 March 2018

Road Bans

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Road Bans

Road Bans for Yellowhead County are in effect beginning Monday, March 19. All Yellowhead County GRAVEL ROADS are restricted to 75 percent legal axle loading 24 hours per day.

View Road Ban Order #105

  

17 May 2018

Rope Rescue and Embankment Training for Firefighters

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Rope Rescue and Embankment Training for Firefighters

Hikers, oil and gas workers, canoers, and other recreational users and industry workers who find themselves stuck in a bad situation now have an extra lifeline to help get them out.

 

17 May 2018

Seedlings and Composters Ready for Pickup

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Seedlings and Composters Ready for Pickup

If you ordered seedlings or any Eco-containers from Ag Services, don't forget to pick them up between 10 am and 5 pm on Friday, May 18 at the County office in Edson or Wildwood.

09 January 2018

Council Highlights January 9, 2018

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Council Highlights January 9, 2018

Public Hearing 17.17 | Council Code of Conduct | Assessment Modifier Impact | YCFD Water Tanker

26 April 2018

Earth Day 5K in Robb Brings Out the Wildlife

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Earth Day 5K in Robb Brings Out the Wildlife

The Earth Day 5K event in Robb brought out dozens of participants including the rarely seen, elusive Bigfoot, who was on hand to remind everyone to keep the area clean and pristine.

26 April 2018

County Hosts Living with Wildlife Workshop

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County Hosts Living with Wildlife Workshop

Thirty people attended and received practical, real-world advice from the officers and wildlife biologists who were there to answer attendees’ questions. They covered bears, cougars and other problem wildlife and the things you can do to mitigate wildlife conflict.

26 April 2018

Volunteer Efforts Are No Joking Matter, Kinda…

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Volunteer Efforts Are No Joking Matter, Kinda…

Over 120 volunteers from various Yellowhead County organizations attended the County’s annual volunteer appreciation gala where they were recognized for their efforts and entertained by the hilarious Grindstone Theatre.

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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