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  • Christmas Colouring Contest

    Enter our 2023 Christmas Colouring Contest and be entered to win a prize (or two)! No age or talent restrictions. Deadline: January 7, 2024. 

  • 2024 Interim Budget - Now Available

    The 2024 Interim Operating and Capital Budgets have been approved by Council and is now available. 

  • Christmas in the County

    Seasonal cheer abounded at the Christmas in the County event on Wednesday, December 6, 2023. Residents and visitors came from around the region to celebrate the festive season at the County office, with Santa, candy cane hunts, treats, free photograph opportunities, an exhibition, and much more!

  • Tree Hazard Risk Assessment

    A tree hazard risk assessment is a systematic process designed to evaluate the potential dangers associated with trees, ensuring the safety of people and property. Municipalities, property owners, and individuals have a “duty of care” for trees, which includes ensuring their health, safety, and longevity.

    A helpful fact sheet provided by Tree Expert Toso Bozic explores these issues. 

  • Saddle Hills County Health Clinic

    In 2021, Saddle Hills County began researching the potential of a Community Health Nurse to help respond to the healthcare needs of rural residents and reduce wait times for things like prescriptions. After much research, the County began the search for a Nurse Practitioner, hiring Palvi Sharma in August of this year.

  • Moisture Update - December 11, 2023

    Winter threatened to come early in late October, with a sudden drop in temperatures that was accompanied by early snow fall across parts of the Peace Region and through many areas lying between the Yellowhead Highway and the US border.

  • Notice of Development Permit Approvals - Deadline: January 2, 2024

    Development Permits that have been conditionally approved by Saddle Hills County, subject to the right of appeal to the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board. 

  • Gifts for Gardeners

    Information about Alberta's native plants, as well as growing and maintaining healthy gardens makes a great gift! Alberta Agriculture has a variety of options for the gardeners in your life this holiday season.

  • Alberta Students Ranked Amongst Highest Performers

    At Saddle Hills County, we're not surprised to hear that Alberta's students continue to rank amongst the highest performers, both nationally and internationally.

  • Mental Health Support for Farmers & Ranchers

    Farm life can be demanding, with unpredictable challenges that affect the mental health and wellbeing of everyone in the family. Farmers and families now have improved access to mental health services and resources thanks to additional support for the AgKnow Alberta Farm Mental Health Network

Contact Us

Saddle Hills
Junction of Hwy 49 & Secondary Hwy 725
RR1, Spirit River AB
T0H 3G0
T. 780-864-3760
Fax 780-864-3904
Toll-free 1-888-864-3760

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