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  • High Stream Flow Advisory

    High Stream Flow Advisory

    High Stream flow Advisory is in effect for Foothills County.

    Flow rates are expected to be below flooding benchmarks.

    Alberta Emergency Alert System 

    Alberta Rivers and Basins System

  • Dogs On Leash

    Dogs On Leash

    Red Deer Lake Community Association & Users of Lloyd Park

    Foothills County requires all dogs to be on a leash at all times. Lloyd Park is not and has never been an off-leash area for dogs. When visiting Lloyd Park or other areas of Foothills County, please ensure your dog(s) are under your control and on a leash.

    Foothills County Statement - Lloyd Park - pdf
    Foothills County Dog Bylaw

  • WATER SAFETY

    WATER SAFETY

    Where there’s water, there’s risk. Accidents can happen even when you do everything right. When you’re out enjoying Foothill’s rivers and lakes, please remember to:

    • Wear a lifejacket.
    • Scout, assess and decide.
    • Keep kids safe around water.
    • Learn to swim.
    • Behave on the water.
    • Bring the right supplies.
    • Call 9-1-1 if there is an emergency on the water.


    Reduce your risk while enjoying time on the water, learn more about Water Safety here.​​​

  • Intersection Construction - 112 St West & 226 Avenue

    Intersection Construction - 112 St West & 226 Avenue

    Foothills County started construction at the intersection at 112 St West and 226 Avenue in early May. Part of this construction includes an extensive truck haul that started on June 3rd and will last until the end of June.

    The truck haul route (providing granular materials) is from 192 St West, East on Hwy 549, North on 112 St W to the construction site at 226 Avenue.

    Construction will take place Monday to Friday, 6:30am – 6:00pm. Motorists please obey posted signage.

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High Stream flow Advisory is in effect for Foothills County.

Flow rates are expected to be below flooding benchmarks.

Alberta Emergency Alert System 

Alberta Rivers and Basins System

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Red Deer Lake Community Association & Users of Lloyd Park

Foothills County requires all dogs to be on a leash at all times. Lloyd Park is not and has never been an off-leash area for dogs. When visiting Lloyd Park or other areas of Foothills County, please ensure your dog(s) are under your control and on a leash.

Foothills County Statement - Lloyd Park - pdf
Foothills County Dog Bylaw

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Where there’s water, there’s risk. Accidents can happen even when you do everything right. When you’re out enjoying Foothill’s rivers and lakes, please remember to:

  • Wear a lifejacket.
  • Scout, assess and decide.
  • Keep kids safe around water.
  • Learn to swim.
  • Behave on the water.
  • Bring the right supplies.
  • Call 9-1-1 if there is an emergency on the water.


Reduce your risk while enjoying time on the water, learn more about Water Safety here.​​​

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Foothills County started construction at the intersection at 112 St West and 226 Avenue in early May. Part of this construction includes an extensive truck haul that started on June 3rd and will last until the end of June.

The truck haul route (providing granular materials) is from 192 St West, East on Hwy 549, North on 112 St W to the construction site at 226 Avenue.

Construction will take place Monday to Friday, 6:30am – 6:00pm. Motorists please obey posted signage.

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Summer Road Bans

May 13, 2019

Seasonal Road Ban - Effective May 13, 2019 - pdf

Seasonal Road Ban Map - Effective May 13, 2019 - pdf

New Responsible Dog Ownership Bylaw

March 22, 2019

New Responsible Dog Ownership Bylaw # 15/2019 approved by Foothills County on March 13, 2019 outlines in detail the responsibilities of dog owners and provides better tools for Community Peace Officers with Foothills Patrol.

The updated bylaw offers Foothills Patrol Peace Officers improved functional tools to deal with concerns from residents. The bylaw now identifies and describes varying levels of aggressive dog behavior, dog bites and resulting impact on victims with fines that reflect the different levels.

Read Media Release here
New Responsible Dog Ownership Bylaw 15/2019

$500,000 to Community Hub in Blackie School Modernization

March 11, 2019

Foothills County has committed up to $500,000 towards a proposed Community Hub which will be part of the Blackie School Modernization.

Read full Media Release here

2019 Richardson Ground Squirrel Strychnine Program

March 5, 2019

2% Liquid Strychnine Concentrate now for sale. 

The 2% Liquid Strychnine Concentrate (PCP #30433) will be available to bona fide farmers and ranchers within Foothills County. All producers will have to fill out and sign an “Acknowledgement of Purchase and Use of Product” agreement before purchase.

This program will run from March 5, 2019 to June 30, 2019 or before if all product is sold. The cost of the 2% LSC is $264.00 per case (24 bottles) or $11.00 per bottle. Payment must be by cheque or credit card (no cash sales).

Please contact the Agricutural Services Department for further information at 403-333-4764.

Call in advance to set up a time for pick up and to ensure there is someone available at the Agricuture Services Facility (located in Aldersyde).

Hours of operation are 7:00 am - 3:00 pm.