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Transfer Station Access Cards

Yellowhead County mailed the new Transfer Station cards on April 24, 2024. Residents will receive an information package along with two Transfer Stations cards. Find out more details and the Access Card application form here.

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Final Design for YCE Multiplex

Construction set to begin on new recreation facility in Summer 2024, including an arena, swimming pool, a curling rink, a gymnasium and more.

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Survey, Open House & Public Hearing

2024 Municipal Development Plan and Land Use Bylaw Draft Versions. We invite your input for an update to the Municipal Development Plan (MDP) and the Land Use Bylaw (LUB). Take the online input questionnaire and attend one of the open houses taking place across the county from April 15-30, 2024.

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Fire Advisory in Effect

FIRE ADVISORY NOTICE for the Yellowhead County Fire Permit Area. EFFECTIVE: April 9, 2024
Link below for details. Updates at

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The Parks & Recreation Service Provision Framework was adopted by Council on March 26, 2024.

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Construction commenced at 8:00 am today on Yellowhead County’s Broadband expansion project.

Construction vehicles will have 3CIS cresting on their trucks so that residents can identify employees.

Residents will be asked if they wish to have conduit, fibre or wireless node, brought to their homes.  Employees will have company identification.

Please be advised that there is no charge to the residents to have the conduit, fibre or wireless node brought into their property and connected to the exterior of their homes.

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Road Bans in Effect March 26, 2024

Make sure you’re prepared before they start.
Get all trucking done before they start.
2. Check regularly to see if Road Bans are in place.
3. Have your road use agreements in place.

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Federal & Provincial Broadband Funding

Yellowhead County has been chosen as one of 14 projects in Alberta to receive federal and provincial funding to create better internet connectivity and improved internet speeds for our residents. View full video presentation from Mayor Williams.

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2023 Disaster After Action Report

The Yellowhead County 2023 Disaster After Action Report was presented at the March 6, 2024 Special Council Meeting. The full report is available to the public and the presentation to council can be viewed until Friday March 8, 2024 at 4:00 PM.

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DRAFT Land Use Bylaw and Municipal Development Plan

To download a PDF version of the draft 2024 Municipal Development Plan and Land Use Bylaw, click the link below.

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Community & Contractor Equipment List

Yellowhead County is looking for residents and contractors who have equipment and are interested in working with Yellowhead County to assist in wildland firefighting efforts.

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Changes to Animal Drop-Off at Edson Pound

The Edson Pound is no longer accepting drop-offs of dogs or cats found in Yellowhead County by members of the public. County Peace Officers will still be taking dogs to the pound.

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Fortis Public Notice

The power lines and poles in your area, including a section crossing Solomon Creek, are scheduled for maintenance. Construction will take place between April 15 – June 28, 2024. See link for locations.

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Upcoming Events!

View this page for upcoming events and programs in Yellowhead County.
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Equipment Registration


Deadline for Registration is April 1, 2024.

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YCE Multiplex Update 
Clark Builders Chosen as Construction Managers for the YCE Multiplex in Edson. Attached is the latest media release from Yellowhead County and the Town of Edson regarding the Yellowhead County Edson (YCE) Multiplex.
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Council Highlights

Ag Response Letter from Minister/ Operational Support for Evansburg Legion/ YCE Multiplex Construction Management/ Proposed Subdivision/ Road Work Contract/ Marlboro Water and Wastewater

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Food Safety for Direct Marketers

Visit for more information on this online webinar series.

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Culvert Repair Construction Notice

Starting November 2023 and into 2024, work will be taking place throughout Yellowhead County at various locations.
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Home Support Program

Need help around the house? Check out our Home Support Program.
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FCSS Support Groups

View the post for a list of dates for support groups.
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