The Town of Edson and Yellowhead County have begun work on updating the Edson Intermunicipal Development Plan (IDP) for the area surrounding Edson and will be hosting open houses and have a short survey to gather residents’ input.
Yellowhead County Fire Department proudly protects 10,465 people. Our department is a public department whose members are paid volunteers. Submit your application to your nearest local fire station. Application forms and more information here...
A new user-friendly interactive calendar (www.edsonandareaevents.com) that provides a central hub of information for the many wonderful events in Edson and the surrounding area in Yellowhead County! Please submit your events to have them listed.
Yellowhead County has contracted Opus International Consultants Ltd. to assess the social transportation needs of Yellowhead County residents. The study will look into the current and future needs of residents, services currently available, and solutions that have been used in similar municipalities.
County Awards First Ever Farm Family Centennial Award
Yellowhead County Council recognizes the contribution that agriculture provides to the economy, the community and the County and wishes to recognize the families who have continued to farm on the same location in Yellowhead County over the generations. New recipeients of this honour are awareded each year.
The mayors of Yellowhead County and the Town of Edson signed a new Revenue Sharing Agreement on August 5, 2016, in Edson, Alberta and the Town of Edson was recently presented with a cheque for $5,033,681 for this year.