Use of Fireworks in the County

Are you planning to celebrate with fireworks this Canada Day long weekend? Since 2017, the use of fireworks within the Forest Protection Area (FPA) has been prohibited without written permission from a Forest Officer or County Fire Guardian. Fireworks create hot debris when they are detonated and can cause unintentional

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Public Notice: Approved Development Permits

The following development permits have been approved under the terms of the Big Lakes County Land Use Bylaw No. 03-2017: Permit# Development Legal Land Description 22-D0051 Change of Use –Restaurant to Liquor Sales(Discretionary Use) Plan 687RS, Block AWithin SW 17-73-10-W5(West of Kinuso) 22-D0067 Covered Deck(Permitted Use w/ Variance) SW 28-72-09-W5(Southeast

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Property Inspections in Big Lakes County

Compass Assessment Consultants Inc. will be conducting property inspections in selected areas within the County from Monday, July 11, 2022, through to Friday July 15, 2022. The areas set to be re-inspected this July are as seen below: Property re-inspections are a standard policy put in place by the Provincial

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Road Ban Order Lifted

The road ban order which was in effect throughout the County has been lifted effective immediately. All Big Lakes County road bans have been removed. Because the timing of road bans depends on weather conditions, they can vary from year-to-year. Sign up for our road ban notification email list on

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Shelterbelt Seedlings on Clearance

The County has placed our extra Shelterbelt seedlings on clearance! • American Elm• Blueberry• Hybrid Poplar• Little Leaf Linden• Amur Maple Download an order form on our website: biglakescounty.ca/agriculture and email agfieldman@biglakescounty.ca or call Dylan Fath, Agricultural Fieldman at 780 523 8249 to scoop up these savings!

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Flushing Water Lines

The Utility Department will be flushing water lines in all the water co-ops beginning Monday, June 13 to 17, 2022. Customers may experience low water pressure and/or discolored water. If discoloring occurs, let water run until its natural clarity before consuming. Questions or concerns may be directed to the Utility

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Use of Fireworks in the County

Are you planning to celebrate with fireworks this Canada Day long weekend? Since 2017, the use of fireworks within the Forest Protection Area (FPA) has been prohibited without written permission

Read More »

Road Ban Order Lifted

The road ban order which was in effect throughout the County has been lifted effective immediately. All Big Lakes County road bans have been removed. Because the timing of road

Read More »

Shelterbelt Seedlings on Clearance

The County has placed our extra Shelterbelt seedlings on clearance! • American Elm• Blueberry• Hybrid Poplar• Little Leaf Linden• Amur Maple Download an order form on our website: biglakescounty.ca/agriculture and

Read More »

Flushing Water Lines

The Utility Department will be flushing water lines in all the water co-ops beginning Monday, June 13 to 17, 2022. Customers may experience low water pressure and/or discolored water. If

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