Welcome to Municipal District of Foothills No. 31
  • Hogg Park Opens for the 2017 Season

    Hogg Park Opens for the 2017 Season

    Archie and Janet Hogg Park is open for limited overnight camping and day use.

    Access to the park for 2017 is from the upper bench driveway. The upper bench contains a limited number of sites for overnight camping.

    Note*** The lower bench and lower bench main gate remains closed for overnight camping until the grass has grown and stabilized.

    More information here

  • Extended Hours at the Landfill

    Extended Hours at the Landfill

    Extended hours Monday-Thursday, 8:30 am - 6:30 pm
    accommodate smaller residential loads; garbage, leaf and yard waste and recycling.

    Open Friday-Saturday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.

    Large commercial loads are not accepted after 4:30 pm.

  • New Councillor Divisional Boundaries

    New Councillor Divisional Boundaries

    Effective October 2017

    Divisional boundaries will be changing to accommodate the growing population within the MD of Foothills. Divisions 1, 2, 6 and 7 will be adjusted to reflect the increase in population.

    These boundary changes will be in effect for the Municipal Election - Nomination Day on September 18, 2017 and Election Day on October 16, 2017.

    Councillor Divisional Boundaries Map - 2017


Municipal Election 2017

October 16, 2017

Thinking of running for council?

Find out what you need to know. Learn more here.

Southern Alberta Beaver Survey

July 26, 2017

Please Take Our Survey!

Assessing Knowledge and Perceptions about Beavers

Understanding Albertans’ knowledge and perceptions about beavers, their habitat and management is important to realize benefits and address impacts.

This survey is being conducted in partnership by the Miistakis Institute and Cows and Fish (Alberta Riparian Habitat Management Society). It is available online from May 31 to July 26 and will take approximately 25-30 minutes to complete:

Alberta Beaver Survey

More information here - pdf

Road Closure

June 20, 2017

Please Note:  Effective June 20-, 2017 , 402 Ave between 304 St E and 272 St E, will be closed for 24 hours per day, for road repairs. The stretch of road from 320 St E to 304 St E will re-open June 20 at 12:00 noon

Contact Public Works Department at 403-652-2390 with any questions.

Extended Hours at the Regional Landfill

May 9, 2017

Tired of waiting in line at the landfill with your household waste and recycling? Extended hours at the Foothills Regional Landfill & Resource Recover Centre will be in effect from Monday, May 8 and will continue through to Thursday, June 29, 2017. The Landfill is open Monday-Thursday, 8:30 am - 6:30 pm to accommodate the increased volume of traffic at this time of year. Also open Friday-Saturday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.

Extended hours are for smaller residential loads; garbage, leaf and yard waste and recycling. Large commercial loads are not accepted after 4:30 pm.


Rothney Astrophysical Observatory (RAO)

March 31, 2017

Student Organization for Aerospace Research (SOAR) at the University of Calgary will be conducting a series of rocket engine tests beginning late March and continuing through to June.  Learn more here.

Calgary Southwest Ring Road

January 25, 2017

Calgary Southwest Ring Road Information

For up-to-date information on the Southwest Ring Road, please visit SWCRRproject.com