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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.

16 August 2017

Alberta Open Farm Days Self-Driving Tour Aug 19 & 20

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Alberta Open Farm Days Self-Driving Tour Aug 19 & 20

Meet the farmers, shop at local retailers and experience the best Yellowhead agriculture has to offer. Wild Country Gardens, Wooden Shoes Dairy, Violet Gardens & Greenhouse and Leaman Exchange are participating!

Meet the farmers, shop at local retailers and experience the best Alberta agriculture has to offer. In Yellowhead County, Wild Country Gardens, Wooden Shoes Dairy, Violet Gardens & Greenhouse and Leaman Exchange are participating!

Check out directions and other participating farms at www.albertafarmdays.com

Alberta Open Farm Days is your chance to show support for your rural neighbors and the province's farms, ranches and agricultural businesses.

Self- Driving Tour Days:
Leaman Exchange - Sat. & Sun
Wild Country Gardens - Sun. Only
Violet Gardens & Greenhouse - Sat. Only
Wooden Shoes Dairy - Sat. Only

 A write-up by local food blogger Cooking With Jax on each of the farms and some amazing photos for each of the 2017 farms can be found on www.cookingwithjax.com and some cool videos on her Facebook page @CookingWithJax

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.

 

17 August 2017

How To OVERWINTER YOUR HONEYBEES Workshop

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Wildwood - August 23 Only $10! 6-9 PM

How To OVERWINTER YOUR HONEYBEES Workshop

Join Patty Milligan on August 23 in this 3-hour course aimed at helping you understand what happens to your honey bees during an Alberta winter and learn the steps you need to keep your bees alive. Register by August 21!

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.

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!

08 August 2017

Open Farm Days Saturday Bus Tour Sold Out!

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Pick-Up & Drop-Off Schedule Now Attached!

Open Farm Days Saturday Bus Tour Sold Out!

Open Farm Days is your chance to meet your local farmers, have a locally sourced meal and experience the best Alberta agriculture has to offer in Yellowhead County. Items will be available for sale at the farms on the days they are open!

 

**Most locations will be cash only for purchases. Jennie's Ice-Cream from Wildwood will be selling rich and creamy ice-cream and drinks at Wooden Shoes Dairy on Saturday.

 

25 May 2017

Intermunicipal Development Plan Feedback

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Intermunicipal Development Plan Feedback

 

An open house was held on August 16 in addition to the May 17th, 2017 to review the Intermunicipal Development Plan and receive feedback from impacted landowners and the general public. Check out the presentation here.

 

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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