Community Assistance Board Grant Applications


The MD believes that all local recreational, cultural, educational and athletic initiatives and programs provide a foundation for the physical and mental health of its citizens. In this spirit, the MD provides annual funding assistance for community opportunities, initiatives and programming.


Special Council Meeting - September 23, 2019


Please be advised that a Special Council meeting is to be held on September 23, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in the MD Council Chambers for Marten Beach/Eating Creek Flood Mitigation Recommendation for the Alberta Community Resilience Program.


Ag-Plastic Pilot Program – Multi-Partner Submission Selected


Barrhead, September 4, 2019 – Multi-partner submission including the County of Barrhead, Westlock County, Woodlands County and MD of Lesser Slave River, Neeralta Manufacturing Inc. and the Westlock Regional Waste Management Commission (WRWMC) was selected as one of 20 Ag Plastics Recycling Pilot program locations in Alberta.


Province Offers Evacuation Payments


Residents of Marten Beach who needed to evacuate as a result of the recent northwestern Alberta wildfires and/or flooding in July may be eligible for financial assistance from the Government of Alberta.


MD of Lesser Slave River

Just a few hours due north of Edmonton, Lesser Slave River is a truly unique place to live, work and play. From breathtaking expanses of boreal forest and unspoiled natural wonders to a thriving economy and genuine work/life balance, opportunities abound. Here you'll discover a place of rugged beauty. A place of real people. A place you'll never want to leave.

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