Lesser Slave River News

Interdepartmental News and Resources

Expect delays on Seppola Drive June 24

Residents are advised that a water line repair will be taking place in Canyon Creek on Seppola Drive Thursday June 24; motorists should expect delays.

Canyon Creek Community Campground Update

The MD is working toward the milestone of day use readiness by late summer.

Subscribe to Slave Lake and Lac La Biche Area Wildfire Updates

The MD recommends subscribing to Slave Lake Forest Area Wildfire updates and/or Lac La Biche Forest Area Wildfire updates to automatically receive emails when new information is posted about wildfire status across the MD.

MD Administration Offices Have Reopened to the Public

The MD has begun its return to in-person service delivery in alignment with the Government of Alberta's Open for Summer Plan.

Fire Advisory in Effect for Slave Lake Forest Area

A Fire Advisory is in effect for the Slave Lake Forest Area section of the Forest Protection Area due to forecasted high temperatures and low relative humidity.

Applications Open for Rugged & Real 2021 Scholarship

The Rugged & Real Post-Secondary Scholarship is awarded annually to a deserving student attending a post-secondary institution whose permanent residence is within the MD.

Alberta Entered Stage 2 of Open for Summer Plan on June 10

Beginning June 10, Stage 2 of the Open for Summer Plan took effect, two weeks after 60 per cent of Albertans age 12-plus received at least one dose of vaccine and with COVID-19 hospitalizations well below 500 and still falling.

Be a Responsible Pet Owner

Pet ownership is encouraged and welcomed within the MD; however, strong emphasis is placed on responsible ownership of animals.

Road Ban Order No. 2021-97 in Effect

Friendly reminder that ROAD BAN ORDER NO. 2021-97 took effect at 8:00am on June 10, 2021.

Assessment & Tax Notices mailed to Residents June 15, 2021

Please be advised that combined Assessment & Tax Notices were mailed on June 15, 2021.

June 9-24 Blowdown Notification from TC Energy

Please be advised that TC Energy will be performing routine maintenance in South Mitsue June 9 to 24, daily between 6am and 10am, as part of their Pipeline Integrity Maintenance Program.

Welcome to Lesser Slave River

Just a few hours due north of Edmonton lies the remarkable region of Lesser Slave River. 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.

Reeve Murray Kerik
Municipal District of Lesser Slave River no. 124