Welcome to Municipal District of Foothills No. 31
  • Hogg Park Reopens

    Hogg Park Reopens

    Archie and Janet Hogg Park is now open for limited Overnight Camping and Day Use. 

    There are a limited number of sites on the upper bench. The lower bench will remain closed for overnight camping during the 2016 camping season. The lower bench main gate is closed. Access to the park for 2016 is from the upper bench driveway.

    More information here

  • Foothills Regional Landfill

    Foothills Regional Landfill


    April 18 - June 30, 2016 only

    the Foothills Regional Landfill will be open late:
    Monday - Thursday, 8:30 am - 6:30 pm
    Extended hours are for smaller residential loads,
    leaf and yard waste and recycling.
    Large loads will not be accepted after 4:30 pm.

    More information - Foothills Regional Landfill



Range and Riparian Health Workshop

July 8, 2016

Tuesday July 12, 2016

Increase your skill and knowledge in range and riparian health assessment, plant identification, and range management techniques. Learn about the processes that are affecting your stream or river after the floods of 2013. No cost for workshop, but you must be registered.  For details - click here.

Notice of Public Hearing - MDP2010 Amendments

July 6, 2016

 Council of the Municipal District of Foothills No. 31 will hold a public hearing on the following: proposed Amendments to the Municipal Development Plan: MDP2010 at 1:30 PM, WEDNESDAY, THE 6th DAY OF JULY, 2016, in the Council Chambers, Foothills Administration Building, 309 Macleod Tr. S., High River, Alberta. More information.

Ag Services Scholarship

June 30, 2016

$5,000 worth of Ag Scholarships. Deadline to apply is June 30, 2016. Get your application in now! For more information - click here.

IDP City of Calgary and MD of Foothills

June 29, 2016

Intermunicipal Development Plan - Municipal District of Foothills and City of Calgary Project Update  - click here

Temporary Road Closure

June 27, 2016

264 St W north of Hwy 546 will be closed Tuesday June 28, 2016 until Thursday June 30, 2016 for road repair, daily from 8 am - 5 pm.

Road Closures - click here

TransCanada Donates Land for Training Facility

June 11, 2016

MD of Foothills received a donation of land from TransCanada to support first responders for training facility.

TransCanada, the M.D. of Foothills and the Town of High River have signed a conditional letter of intent relating to the donation of 60 acres of land from the Saddlebrook Industrial Park for the development of an emergency services training centre. The letter of intent allows the M.D. and the Town to begin preliminary planning and designing of the facility in order for the parties to take the necessary steps to finalize the agreements and complete the donation.

Media Release     |     TransCanada Blog

Notice To Ratepayers

May 27, 2016

The 2016 combined Assessment and Tax Notices were mailed on May 27, 2016. For more information - click here

Flood Scoping Study

May 26, 2016

Flood related areas of concern: Highwood River and Little Bow River within the MD of Foothills.

For more information from the open houses or to complete the survey - click here

Archie and Janet Hogg Park Reopens

May 20, 2016

On Friday May 20, 2016 at 1pm, 3 years after the 2013 floods, Archie and Janet Hogg Park is re-opening for Overnight Camping and Day Use.

More details here.

Updated Hamlet Boundaries

May 10, 2016

New Hamlet boundaries. To view click here.

LRRC Pre-paid Scale Tickets

April 30, 2016

Taking another load to the Foothills Landfill & Resource Recovery Centre (LRRC) again?

Save 25% when you purchase a book of 10 Scale Tickets for the LRRC.
$75/book : Each ticket is valid for one residential load up to 100 kg.
Ticket books are available at:  

  • MD of Foothills, 309 Macleod Trail, High River, AB  T1V 1M7
  • LRRC, scale house

Richardson Ground Squirrel Pest Control

March 2, 2016

2% Liquid Strychnine Concentrate Now Available to BONA FIDE farmers and ranchers within the MD of Foothills.

More information here.

Streetlight Repair Reporting

February 18, 2016

FortisAlberta has launched a new Streetlight Repair Map. With this map, you can view streetlights in FortisAlberta’s service area and request a repair online within minutes. Streetlight Repair Reporting is found here.