Welcome to Foothills County

Public Works

Report a Problem

If you have a problem to report, please call the Aldersyde Public Works Shop at 403-652-2390 or email Public Works

Road Bans


Summer Road Ban LIST, Effective May 18, 2022 - pdf

The County entered into an agreement with TRAVIS MJ in March of 2016, All overdimentional and overweight permits are issued through this system and the County's provider is Roadata. Travis MJ - pdf

Commercial Vehicle Overweight 1-888-830-7623
Over Dimensional Permits contact Road Data directly at www.roadata.com

Road & Bridge Closures


  • 176th Street East, between 434 Ave. East & 402 Ave East CLOSED from July 15, 2021 to July 30, 2021 for Culvert Replacement - please use alternate route. 


Safety on Highway 2 - Median Closures

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.

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

Calgary Southwest Ring Road Information

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

Questions or concerns about traffic or the project, please visit SWCRRproject.com/contact-us

More information here 

Dust Control

Spot Treatment Program

  • The Dust Control Spot Treatment Program (dust suppressant for rural residents) is scheduled to start in early May and be complete by late fall, where required.

For more information about the Dust Control - Spot Treatment Program - visit our Resource Library here

Surfaced Roads

  • Major road repairs on the County Maintainable Road Oil (MRO) surfaces are scheduled to start mid-spring and be complete by late fall
  • Chip seal program is subject to funding and Council approval, historically the County contracts out 30 kilometer per year

Gravel Roads

Pothole Patching

Crack Sealing

Street Sweeping

Drainage / Ditches / Culverts

  • The Culvert Replacement and Drainage Program is scheduled to start mid-spring.  This program is priority based and runs into late fall.

Public Works Department

Administrative Office Phone: 403-652-2341
Aldersyde Shop Phone:  403-652-2390 
Emergency After Hours Phone: 1-888-808-3722

Commercial Vehicle Overweight 1-888-830-7623
Over Dimensional Permits contact Road Data at www.roadata.com

Foothills County Resource Library lists Bylaws, Policies and Forms - click here.