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Lesser Slave River News

Interdepartmental News and Resources

MD Administration Offices Set to Reopen to the Public

The MD Administration Office will reopen to the public on Monday, June 14. New business hours are from 8:15am to 4:30pm.

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.

Get Vaccinated. It’s Easy and Safe.

All Albertans 12 and older are now eligible to get vaccinated.

Premier Reveals Alberta's Opening for Summer Strategy

Alberta’s government will remove province-wide health measures in three stages as vaccine targets are reached and hospitalizations decline.

MD Officially Assumes Operational Control of Canyon Creek Campground

The MD is working to ensure a smooth transition of operational roles and responsibilities.

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.

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.

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.

Important COVID-19 Protocol Reminder

Feeling sick? You need call Alberta 811 for advice and instructions BEFORE heading to the hospital.

United Way Emergency Fund

The United Way Emergency Fund is a once in a lifetime fund that provides Albertans in the United Way Northwest Region financial assistance in extraordinary circumstances not covered by other emergency funding.

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