Used Seed Plant Truck Scale Tenders

Post Date:
April 22, 2024
Camrose County has two used seed plant truck scales available for tender. There is a used small (24′) truck scale and a large (90′) truck scale. More information is available here: https://county.camrose.ab.ca/work-in-camrose-county/current-tenders/

Camrose Region Stronger Through New Agreements

Post Date:
April 18, 2024
The Camrose region has made a large step towards future investment attraction with the signing of a Revenue Sharing Agreement between the City of Camrose and Camrose County, and Cooperation Agreement between the municipalities and Cargill Limited. On April 17, 2024, the City of Camrose and Camrose County jointly signed a Revenue Sharing Agreement, an innovative approach to regional collaboration.

Update Regarding Pelican Point Boat Launch, Marina, Water Levels, and Parking Lot/Mini-Golf Project

Post Date:
April 12, 2024
Camrose County would like to provide an update to the Pelican Point area with regard to the boat launch, water level issues, marina, and parking lot/mini-golf project. Boat Launch: Camrose County received numerous complaints in the fall of 2023 that the boat launch was in a state of disrepair. The Boat Launch is not part of Camrose County’s Recreation Lease

Council Meeting Highlights – April 9, 2024

Post Date:
April 12, 2024
Request for Funding: Hay Lakes Telegraph Park Council provided funding for the Hay Lakes Telegraph Park Committee for upgrades to outhouse facilities in the amount of $4,335.00. Sponsorship Request: Jersey and Jeans Fun Casino Night Fundraiser Council provided $250.00 for the Jersey and Jeans Fun Casino Night Fundraiser in New Norway which is put on by Elevate Community Foundation.  By-law

Ag Communications Committee – 2024 Scholarship

Post Date:
April 2, 2024
Entry Information available here!

Hamlet Clean-Up 2024

Post Date:
April 2, 2024
2024 Hamlet Clean Up Armena, Kingman, Ohaton, Round Hill, Tillicum Beach Bins placed April 11th and removed April 16th, 2024   Duhamel, Ferintosh, Kelsey, New Norway, Pelican Point, Meeting Creek Bins placed April 18th and removed April 23rd, 2024   Look for the 30 Yard Bin in your Community. For information on the location of the bins please look below.

Council Meeting Highlights – March 26, 2024

Post Date:
March 28, 2024
Bylaw 1546 – Redistrict Pt. RL-16-46-21-4 from A to CR2 Council gave First Reading to Bylaw 1546 to redistrict a portion of RL-16-46-21-4 from A – Agricultural to CR2 – Large Lot Country Residential District. Bylaw 1539 East New Norway Water Management Council passed Bylaw 1539 East New Norway Water Management. The update took place after the East New Norway

Council Meeting Highlights – March 12, 2024

Post Date:
March 14, 2024
Letter of Support – Augustana Women’s Volleyball Championships Council approved sending a letter of support for Augustana’s Bid for the 2025 Women’s Volleyball Championships. Letter of Support – Go East RTO for Travel Alberta Grant Council approved sending a letter of support for Go East Regional Tourism Organization for the Travel Alberta Cooperative Investment Fund – Rural Development and Promotion

Public Hearing for the Municipal Development Plan and Land Use Bylaw – March 26 at 10:30 a.m.

Post Date:
March 1, 2024
Bylaw 1540 and 1541 were given First Reading on February 27, 2024 at the regular meeting of Council. The Public Hearing for both Bylaws will be held on March 26, 2024 in Council Chambers at 10:30am. More information about the Municipal Development Plan and Land Use Bylaw are available here: https://county.camrose.ab.ca/building-planning/current-planning-projects/municipal-development-plan-land-use-bylaw-review-updates-2022/.

Council Meeting Highlights – February 27, 2024

Post Date:
March 1, 2024
Viability Review Support Group Council appointed Don Simpson and Teresa Gratrix to the Viability Support Group for the Bittern Lake Viability Review.  Appointment of Regional Fire Services Fire Chief Council appointed Larry Baerg as Fire Chief for the Camrose County Regional Fire Service. Community Aggregate Bylaw 1544 Council gave first reading to the Community Aggregate Bylaw 1544 . FCM Annual

Council Meeting Highlights – February 13, 2024

Post Date:
February 16, 2024
Hospice Society Fashion Show – Request for Funding Council approved sponsorship of $200 for the Hospice Society of Camrose and District for their “Fashion for Funds” Fashion Show charity event. Additional Streetlight – New Norway Council approved the construction of a new streetlight along the south side of Gregory Street in the hamlet of New Norway. Wetland Restoration Project –

Upcoming Property Tax Penalty Date – March 1, 2024

Post Date:
February 12, 2024
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Special Council Meeting – February 1, 2024

Post Date:
January 30, 2024
Please be advised that there will be a Special Council Meeting on February 1, 2024 at 2:30 p.m. in Council Chambers.

Online Payments now Available for Bulk Water

Post Date:
January 16, 2024
Camrose County bulk water customers can now access their accounts and manage payments online. Existing customers should have received an invitation by email to create an account through Flowpoint.   The County has potable truck fill stations in Armena, Ohaton, and New Norway and a non-potable station near Kelsey that operate on this pre-paid account system. The County also has

Ferintosh Recycling Pickup Postponed to Wednesday

Post Date:
January 16, 2024
Due to the recent extreme cold, County Enviro Pickup has postponed the recycling pickup for Ferintosh and will be collecting both garbage and recycling from Ferintosh on Wednesday, January 17.

Council Meeting Highlights – January 9, 2024

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January 11, 2024
Municipal Affairs Presentation on Bittern Lake Viability Review As part of the Village of Bittern Lake Viability Review, Sharlene Brown and her colleagues Linda Reynolds and Ross Zimmerman presented an overview of the process to Camrose County Council. East New Norway Water Management Area Presentation Council received a presentation from the landowners within the East New Norway Water Management Area

Chemical container recycling moving to agriculture retailers

Post Date:
January 10, 2024
Effective January 1, 2024, chemical containers under 23L are no longer accepted at the West Dried Meat Lake Regional Landfill. Instead, farmers can recycle their empty, triple-rinsed, under 23L ag containers at the retail outlets from which they purchase their products.   Cleanfarms, the organization that manages the recycling of ag containers, is making this transition to bring recycling to

Camrose Flood Study Engagement

Post Date:
January 9, 2024
The provincial government has released draft flood hazard maps meant to improve public safety, support emergency management, and help build safer and more resilient communities over the long term. Share your thoughts on the draft flood hazard maps by going to https://www.alberta.ca/camrose-flood–study-engagement by February 12, 2024.

Pelican Point Campground Reservations

Post Date:
January 3, 2024
Pelican Point Campground reservations will open on January 15, 2024 at 12:00 a.m. More information is available here: https://county.camrose.ab.ca/play-in-camrose-county/parks-campgrounds/pelican-point-park/  

Christmas and New Years Hours

Post Date:
December 21, 2023
Camrose County Administration, Agriculture Services, and West Dried Meat Lake Regional Landfill will be closed the following dates: Monday, December 25, 2023 Tuesday, December 26, 2023 Wednesday, December 27, 2023 (Landfill Open) Thursday, December 28, 2023 (Landfill Open) Friday, December 29, 2023 (Landfill Open) Monday, January 1, 2024 Transfer Site Hours: The Kingman Transfer Site will be closed on Monday,

Council Meeting Highlights – December 12, 2023

Post Date:
December 14, 2023
Sponsorship Request – Big Jack Classic Ice Fishing Derby Council approved a request for sponsorship for the 2nd Annual Big Jack Classic Ice Fishing Derby that will take place on Buffalo Lake from February 17-18, 2024. Intermunicipal Off-Site Levy Bylaw  Council passed the Intermunicipal Off-Site Levy Bylaw 1535 which sets the off-site levy rates for areas around the within the

Council Meeting Highlights – November 28, 2023

Post Date:
November 30, 2023
Bull Congress Council approved funding the Camrose Regional Exhibition Bull Congress School Program in 2024.  Intermunicipal Off-Site Levy Bylaw  Aaron Leckie, the Manager of Planning for the City of Camrose, gave a presentation on updates to the Intermunicipal Off-Site Levy Bylaw.  The County and City have a Joint Off-Site Levy Bylaw which must be updated regularly to keep up with

Council Meeting Highlights – October 24, 2023

Post Date:
October 26, 2023
STARS Foundation Presentation Glenda Farnden from the STARS Foundation provided an update to Council on the work STARS has done and requested the continuing financial support of Camrose County. The request for funding was referred to the 2024 budget deliberations. Augustana Viking Hockey Alumni Association Sponsorship Request Council approved sponsoring the Augustana Viking Hockey Alumni Association in the amount of

Upcoming Property Tax Penalty Date – November 1, 2023

Post Date:
October 16, 2023
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Council Meeting Highlights – October 10, 2023

Post Date:
October 12, 2023
2023 Capital Budget – Wood Chipper Order Council authorized Administration to enter into a commitment agreement for the purchase of a wood chipper for 2024. This will ensure that the County will have the equipment for the 2024 season and will reduce the amount of material that will have to be hauled away when brushing.   2024 Parkland Regional Library Budget

Council Meeting Highlights – September 26, 2023

Post Date:
September 28, 2023
Camrose & District FCSS Presentation Lyndel Kasa provided an update on the Camrose & District FCSS to Council. Bylaw 1533 Joint Preventative Social Service Programing Council passed Bylaw 1533 Joint Preventative Social Service Programing to correspond to organizational changes to the Camrose & District FCSS Association. Details can be found in the September 26, 2023 Agenda Package linked below. Amended

Council Meeting Highlights – September 12, 2023

Post Date:
September 13, 2023
Letter of Support – Resumption of Camrose Connector Council sent a letter of support for the resumption of the Camrose Connector to the Alberta Minister of Transportation and Economic Corridors. Camrose County received a request from the City of Camrose to send a letter of support for the resumption of the Camrose Connector. The Camrose Connector was a pilot project

Camrose County Announces New Chief Administrative Officer

Post Date:
August 31, 2023
Camrose County Council is pleased to announce that Teresa Gratrix has been hired as the new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) of Camrose County beginning August 31, 2023.   Upon the announcement of CAO Paul King’s retirement earlier this year, Camrose County Council began its recruitment and interview process, concluding with Ms. Gratrix’s appointment.   Ms. Gratrix previously held the Manager

Epcor is Adding Orthophosphate

Post Date:
March 21, 2023
to Treated Water

In Memory, Bob Prestage

Post Date:
April 27, 2022
Camrose County is mourning the loss of Bob Prestage, who passed away April 22, 2022.  Bob served as Reeve from 1983 to 1988, and as councillor until 1992. Bob was inducted into the Alberta Agriculture Hall of Fame in 2016 and placed on the Camrose County Agricultural Wall of Honor in 1990. Bob graduated from the University of Toronto in

Tax Sale Information

Post Date:
November 25, 2021
Notice is hereby given that under Section 418(1) of the Municipal Government Act that Camrose County will offer for sale, by Public Auction, at the Camrose County Office, 3755 43 Ave Camrose, Alberta, on Friday, December 10th, 2021, at 9:30 a.m., the following parcels of land: 47 RLY 3977Z 102274429 15-16 5 6537AL Round Hill 042054496 26 7 7534AA Kingman 122253527

Election 2021 Results

Post Date:
October 18, 2021
Election 2021 Results are in!

Advance Poll

Post Date:
September 27, 2021
Camrose County will hold an advance poll on October 7th from 11 AM to 7 PM at the County Administration Office. Residents of all divisions of the County are able to vote at this location in the advance poll for municipal councillors, and the other ballot items (Senate and Referendum Questions). All electors are required to show identification, which contains

Albertans’ concerns about Rural Crime

Post Date:
July 20, 2021
Listening to Albertans’ concerns about rural crime July 19, 2021 Media inquiries Justice Minister and Solicitor General Kaycee Madu is meeting with Albertans this summer to hear their perspectives on rural crime. Since the beginning of July, Minister Madu has been meeting with municipal councils, Indigenous leaders and other stakeholders throughout the province. Starting July 20, the first in a series

Property Taxes

Post Date:
May 27, 2021
2021 Property Tax Notices are in the mail!

Annual Report 2020

Post Date:
May 18, 2021
The 2020 Annual Report is available in your mail box May 11, or online anytime!

Lead in Drinking Water – Voluntary Program

Post Date:
May 6, 2021
Visit Alberta.ca for up to date information.

Cold Weather Animal Safety

Post Date:
January 12, 2021
Take care to ensure pets and livestock have shelter and water supply during cold weather.

Business Survey

Post Date:
January 29, 2020
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Contact Us

County Reeve - Cindy Trautman
CAO - Teresa Gratrix

3755 - 43 Avenue
Camrose, AB T4V 3S8

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Email: county@county.camrose.ab.ca

Phone: (780) 672-4446

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