Lesser Slave River News

Interdepartmental News and Resources

MD Issues Flood Preparation Notice

The MD of Lesser Slave River has temporary access to a sandbagging machine from the Alberta Emergency Management Agency stockpile.

Fire Permits required until October 31

All burning activities in Alberta’s Forest Protection Area, excluding campfires, now require a fire permit.

Council Meetings Continue to be Supported by Zoom

In these unprecedented times, we have had to make some important changes to how we conduct our Council meetings.

MD Offices Remain Virtual

In accordance with the mandatory province-wide measures, the main administration office in Slave Lake and the sub-office in Flatbush remain closed to the public.

Join a Progressive Workplace Where Opportunity Abounds

The MD values and respects its employees for the diversity of skill, experience and knowledge they bring to the organization.

Alberta Returns to Step 1 of COVID-19 Restrictions

Alberta is returning to Step 1 of the four-step framework to protect the health system and reduce the rising spread of COVID-19 province-wide.

Be a Responsible Pet Owner

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

Alberta EFP Seeks Help with Habitat Management Tool

Alberta Environmental Farm Plan (EFP) will be hosting an online workshop for Alberta farmers in April.

Road Ban Order No. 2021-95 in Effect as of March 19

ROAD BAN ORDER NO. 2021-95 is in effect as of Friday, March 19, 2021, at 8:00am.

MD Seeking Volunteers for Upcoming Lead Test Program

Please be advised that the MD will be conducting a Lead Test Program from May to September, 2021.

Considering Running for MD Council?

The municipal general election will be held October 18, 2021. Nominations for Councillors will be accepted by the Returning Officer until 12:00pm on Monday, September 20, 2021.

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