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  • Scott Seaman Sports Rink Update

    Scott Seaman Sports Rink Update

    In response to mandatory public health restrictions, The Scott Seaman Sports Rink will be closed effective 11:59pm on Sunday May 9, 2021 and will remain closed until further notice.

    For more information, please click here 

  • Archie and Janet Hogg Park Opening

    Archie and Janet Hogg Park Opening

    Opening Day for Archie and Janet Hogg Park  Upper Loop Camping has been delayed to MAY 21, 2021.

    The Online Camping Reservation System is now OPEN for Upper Loop Camping - book your site!

    For more information on the park and to make a reservation, please click here 

  • Extended Hours at the Landfill

    Extended Hours at the Landfill

    Extended hours are back at the Foothills Regional Landfill & Resource Recovery Centre! Starting on May 3 through to June 30, the landfill is open late for small loads between 8:30AM-6:30 PM
    https://foothillslrrc.com/hours/

     

  • Foothills Fireworks Bylaw

    Foothills Fireworks Bylaw

    The Foothills County Fire Department is asking residents for feedback on the use of fireworks in the County.

    To access the survey, and to view the current Fireworks bylaw, please click here 

  • Foothills County and the Draft CMRB Growth Plan

    Foothills County and the Draft CMRB Growth Plan

    What is the Calgary Metropolitan Region Board Growth Plan?

    Why should YOU care? Find out more about this plan and how you can get involved here

  • Elections 2021

    Elections 2021

    The next municipal election is being held on Monday, October 18, 2021. Nominations can be filed starting Monday, January 4, 2021, and the Nomination Period will close at 12 noon on September 20, 2021. 

    CLICK HERE

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In response to mandatory public health restrictions, The Scott Seaman Sports Rink will be closed effective 11:59pm on Sunday May 9, 2021 and will remain closed until further notice.

For more information, please click here 

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Opening Day for Archie and Janet Hogg Park  Upper Loop Camping has been delayed to MAY 21, 2021.

The Online Camping Reservation System is now OPEN for Upper Loop Camping - book your site!

For more information on the park and to make a reservation, please click here 

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Extended hours are back at the Foothills Regional Landfill & Resource Recovery Centre! Starting on May 3 through to June 30, the landfill is open late for small loads between 8:30AM-6:30 PM
https://foothillslrrc.com/hours/

 

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The Foothills County Fire Department is asking residents for feedback on the use of fireworks in the County.

To access the survey, and to view the current Fireworks bylaw, please click here 

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What is the Calgary Metropolitan Region Board Growth Plan?

Why should YOU care? Find out more about this plan and how you can get involved here

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The next municipal election is being held on Monday, October 18, 2021. Nominations can be filed starting Monday, January 4, 2021, and the Nomination Period will close at 12 noon on September 20, 2021. 

CLICK HERE

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Fire Restriction Status

May 6, 2021

Please be advised that the previous Fire Ban has lifted, and we have now moved to a "Fire Restriction Status". There is a Fire Restriction on all open fires that require a permit, incluing FIreworks in Foothills County. All open fires that require a permit are to be extinguished and any open burning permits cancelled. Please click here for more information

Hawk's Landing Residents

May 5, 2021

Foothills County will be starting up the irrigation system on Monday, May 10, 2021.

Staff is in the process of isolating all home connections to the irrigation system and will be pressurizing the system first thing Monday morning.

We request that homeowners DO NOT turn on these isolation valves until Tuesday, May 11, 2021 as air will be in the system and staff will be purging the system as well verifying there are no leaks on Monday afternoon.

Please check back for more updates 

Introducing 'Mountie Moments'

April 19, 2021

'Mountie Moments' is a great initiative started by the RCMP members within the County to provide regular updates, statistics, and important information or investigations which are relevant to the County and surrounding communities. 

To read their newsletter, please click here 

Foothills County Northwest Wildfire Mitigation Strategy

April 14, 2021

On April 14, 2021, Council adopted the new Northwest Wildfire Mitigation Strategy developed by the Foothills County Fire Department. The Strategy was developed to provide practical and operational wildland/urban interface risk mitigation strategies to reduce the threat of wildfire to development.

To read the full report, click here. 

To go to the Foothills Fire Department page, click here. 

 

Public Notice - COVID-19

December 11, 2020

Foothills County continues to be vigilant in our response to the COVID-19 Pandemic and our commitment to ensuring the safety of staff and residents.

In response to the continued public health measures and restrictions, the County has taken additional steps to ensure compliance with provincial regulations. Enhanced cleaning and sanitization practices continue, and the number of employees who are present in the building has further been reduced.

All departments are recognized as essential services and remain fully operational. The Foothills Administration building remains open, however, the public is encouraged to contact staff by way of email or telephone in order to limit the number of people within the building at this time. Contact information for each department can be found on the Foothills County website - MD Foothills | Contact.

Updated information on the opening of our parks and recreation facilities can be found at MD Foothills | Parks & Recreation.

We remain committed to keeping our residents and staff informed as we navigate through these challenging times, and updates will be posted should additional information be made available.