Marten Beach Transfer Station Hours


After Friday June 22, the hours of the Marten Beach Transfer Station will revert back to normal operating hours and times. Sunday from 9:00am to 5:00pm and Wednesday from 10:00am to 6:00pm. The large bins will be removed after Sunday.

MD Lifts State of Local Emergency


State of Local Emergency has been lifted for the MD of Lesser Slave River. Area residents and travelers are encouraged to revisit this website in upcoming days for recovery updates and resources.


Utility Rate Increase


Please be advised that Council has recently passed two bylaws (2018-03 & 2018-02) that will result in a 2% increase for all water and sewer accounts within the MD.


Funding Opportunities for Producers


Are you looking to start new projects on the farm this year, or upgrade existing infrastructure? Check out the Canadian Agricultural Partnership programs website to see if there could be any funding available to help out!


Bear Sightings

Please be cautious in the Poplar Lane area. There have been several bear sightings reported around the MD Office and the adjacent shop and yard.


Ranch Road Closure

Please be advised that Ranch Road is scheduled to be closed at some point between June 27 and September 15 as crews work to replace the bridge culvert. Closure is expected to last 30 days.


Flatbush Community Complex Remediation

Over the next several days, crews will be onsite at the Flatbush Community Complex in advance of scheduled paving work. Paving was scheduled for Wednesday May 30, but work has been postponed due to weather setbacks.


MD of Lesser Slave River

Just a few hours due north of Edmonton, Lesser Slave River is a truly unique place to live, work and play. From breathtaking expanses of boreal forest and unspoiled natural wonders to a thriving economy and genuine work/life balance, opportunities abound. Here you'll discover a place of rugged beauty. A place of real people. A place you'll never want to leave.

General Contact Info

 info (@)

Social Connections