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  • No Fire Restriction Status

    No Fire Restriction Status

    'No Fire Restriction Status' is now in place effective October 27, 2020. This replaces the previous Fire Advisory. All open fires are allowed by obtaining a burning permit found on the Foothills County Website. Citizens are also reminded that obtaining a fire permit is mandatory at all times. For more information, click here. 

  • Where to Give

    Where to Give

    Looking for where you can help others in need this Christmas?

    Check out our list of organizations that support residents in the Foothills region.  Click here.

  • Reeve and Deputy Reeve

    Reeve and Deputy Reeve

    Congratulations to Reeve Suzanne Oel and Deputy Reeve Rob Siewert for their reappointments during Council on Wednesday October 21, 2020. 

  • Celebrating our Municpal Manager's 40 Years with Foothills County

    Celebrating our Municpal Manager's 40 Years with Foothills County

    On Wednesday October 14, 2020, Municipal Manager Harry Riva Cambrin celebrated an impressive 40 years with Foothills County. Congratulations and thank you for your hard work. 

     

  • COVID-19

    COVID-19

    Learn about Foothills County's response to COVID-19

    Closures

    Cancellations

    Financial Relief

    LEARN MORE HERE

    Council Meeting Livestream - LINK

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'No Fire Restriction Status' is now in place effective October 27, 2020. This replaces the previous Fire Advisory. All open fires are allowed by obtaining a burning permit found on the Foothills County Website. Citizens are also reminded that obtaining a fire permit is mandatory at all times. For more information, click here. 

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Looking for where you can help others in need this Christmas?

Check out our list of organizations that support residents in the Foothills region.  Click here.

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Congratulations to Reeve Suzanne Oel and Deputy Reeve Rob Siewert for their reappointments during Council on Wednesday October 21, 2020. 

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On Wednesday October 14, 2020, Municipal Manager Harry Riva Cambrin celebrated an impressive 40 years with Foothills County. Congratulations and thank you for your hard work. 

 

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Learn about Foothills County's response to COVID-19

Closures

Cancellations

Financial Relief

LEARN MORE HERE

Council Meeting Livestream - LINK

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Scott Seaman Sports Rink Moves to Phase II of Re-opening

October 21, 2020

As of October 21, 2020, the Scott Seaman Sports Rink entered into the second phase of their reopening plan. This includes the return of the walking track Monday-Friday 11am-3pm with restrictions. For more information & COVID-19 guidelines, see here.  

Temporary Road Closure - Bridge Replacement on 192 Street West

October 8, 2020

192 Street (Range Road 3-0) between Hwy 549 and 274 Ave West will be closed Thursday, October 8, 2020 until November 20, 2020 for a bridge replacement. There will be no access at Pothole Creek Bridge, please follow detour routes. Please contact Wiaan Kruger at 403-603-6259 with any questions.

For more information, click here. 

Virtual County Hall

September 30, 2020

Announcing Virtual County Hall (VCH)

Paying bills, viewing your assessment and managing your business with Foothills County just got easier! Learn what you can do with VCH from the comfort of your own home.

Virtual County Hall - link

2020 Maps

September 16, 2020

2020 Maps are available for purchase at Foothills County administrative building in High River.

Geographic Information Systems

Town of Okotoks and Foothills County Formalize Regional Supplemental Water Supply Solution

September 10, 2020

Following the recent joint Council, Intermunicipal Committee and Foothills County Council meetings, Foothills County and the Town of Okotoks have formally agreed to the working terms for the regional supplemental water supply project. The plan is to access water from the Bow River and move it through a shared water pipeline to water processing facilities in both municipalities.

For more information on the project, please click here.

Town of Okotoks Website. 

Median Closures - Hwy 2

August 28, 2020

Safety on Highway 2

Foothills County has issued a letter of recommendation to Alberta Transportation, indicating Council’s support to the closure of the median and west side of the intersection at Highway 2 and 306 Avenue East, and median closures at the intersections of Highway 2 and 338 Avenue East, and Highway 2 and 370 Avenue East.

Council has authorized the funding of the Highway 2 & 338 Avenue Interchange Functional Study by Alberta Transportation. The cost of the study is to be shared between Foothills County and the Town of Okotoks.

Median Closures & Effects of Local Fire Service Response Times - pdf

Letter from Minister McIver, Alberta Transportation - pdf 

Alberta Transportation Study of Hwy 2 & 338 Ave (TWP Rd. 210) – pdf
Alberta Transportation Study of Hwy 2 & 370 Ave (TWP Rd. 204) – pdf

Please send any comments or concerns to infrastructure@foothillscountyab.ca