View the Media Release HERE. 6 August 2020 GOVERNMENT OF ALBERTA – ASSESSMENT MODEL REVIEW MUNICIPAL IMPACT The Government of Alberta conducted a review of the assessment model for oil and gas properties. This review was “intended to modernize the assessment model for oil and gas properties to enhance industry competitiveness while ensuring municipal [...]
WOODLANDS COUNTY ROADWAY PRIORITIZATION REPORT The municipality is changing its approach in the management and maintenance of infrastructure by being proactive, planning and allocating financial resources to ensure our infrastructure is sustainable. During Council’s regular meeting on July 21, 2020, Infrastructure Services Director presented a roadway prioritization report to Council. A 5+ year capital plan [...]
Campgrounds within Woodlands County will not be open for the 2020 season. Groat Creek Group Campground & Recreation Area Schuman Lake Campground Multiple factors including available resources to support COVID-19 sanitation protocols have made opening operationally unfeasible. Access to Schuman Lake remains open.
Berry Nice Spray Park (Blue Ridge) - temporarily turned-off as chemical adjustments are made due to the amount of rainfall last night. This will only take a short time. Thank you for your patience and enjoy another beautiful day in Woodlands County.
Woodlands County will be applying a test product on the first kilometer of Range Road 120, south of East Mountain Road on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 (weather dependent). Gravelock is a compound used on natural soils by improving the workability, density, and strength. Be advised there will be drone activity in the area through the testing phase to [...]
The Berry Nice Spray Park in Blue Ridge, is open for the season, effective, Saturday, July 18, 2020. All visitors must continue to follow the provincial public health orders in place: Practice 6' physical distancing or wear a mask when unable to maintain distancing Wash and/or sanitize hands often Stay home if you have any [...]
Notice is hereby given, a Special Council meeting will be held on Wednesday, July 22, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at the Municipal Office in Whitecourt to discuss the following: Committee of the Whole: Chief Administrative Officer, Performance Review
Geological investigations will be completed on East Mountain Road on Thursday, July 16. West Mountain Road investigations have been delayed due to locate (first-call) issues. The investigations include drilling and soil samples to support ongoing roadway repair planning. Obey posted signage and watch for flagging persons to navigate the areas safely. Continue to exercise caution when [...]