Lesser Slave River News

Interdepartmental News and Resources

Restrictions Implemented for MD Facilities in Accordance with Public Health Emergency

In accordance with the State of Public Health Emergency declared by the Government of Alberta on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, the MD has implemented new restrictions for its Municipal Complexes and Open Spaces.

Motorists Advised to Obey School Bus Signals

With a new school year underway, the MD reminds motorists to drive with extra caution, watch for pedestrians, and pay attention to school bus signals.

Be a Responsible Pet Owner

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

Fire Permits required until October 31

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

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 Issues Warning to Careless OHV Users

The MD strongly cautions area quad riders to adhere to municipal/provincial OHV bylaws and practice basic common sense.

New Website Feature: Regional Crime Map

A regional crime map has been added to the Emergency section of the MD website providing an overview of crimes that have recently occurred within the region.

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