The Reeve's Report

An Air of Excitement and a Fond Farewell

May 7, 2015

To a lifelong farmer like me, spring represents a time of renewal and change – a time when we begin to see colour again after the long winter months. I’ve witnessed a great many things over my countless seasons in the MD, but never before have I seen so much orange in the month of May...Read More

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Update on Slave Lake Wildfires

The Wildfire Hazard in Slave Lake Wildfire Management Area is EXTREME. Residents and vistors are urged to take extreme caution in the forested areas.

Update on Slave Lake Wildfires

Old Smith Highway Fire
This wildfire is being held and firefighters are working on extinguishing smoldering ground fires. The evacuation order has been lifted for the area of Old Smith Highway. Residents are now allowed back into the area. Click here for more information from the MD of Lesser Slave River.

Provincial Fire Ban in Effect

PLEASE NOTE that ALL OPEN FIRES ARE BANNED, including campfires in backcountry, random areas or in campgrounds. All permits are suspended or cancelled and no new permits will be issued. Please check which areas are affected: www.AlbertaFireBans.ca.

Fire Advisory In Effect

PLEASE NOTE that due to continued hot and dry conditions in northwest parts of Alberta, a Fire Restriction is NOW IN EFFECT for the Slave Lake Wildfire Management Area as of 12:00pm May 21, 2015 until further notice.

Open House at Widewater Playschool

Widewater Playschool will hosting their Open House and Registration Session both on Saturday May 30th from 12:00pm to 3:00pm, and on Friday June 5th from 5:00pm to 8:00pm.

ROAD BAN ORDER No.2015-58 Effective May 21st

TRANSPORTATION [ROAD BAN ORDER No. 2015-58] 8:00AM on THURSDAY MAY 21st 2015 This Order rescinds all previous Road Ban Orders and shall remain in effect until further notice.

CLICK here for full information/Authorized Notice.


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