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ABOUT THE COUNTY

The County of St. Paul is a people-focused, close-knit region with a population of just over 6400, a community of 1200 farms, 32 oil & gas companies and is located 208km northeast of Edmonton.

The Town of St. PaulTown of Elk Point and Summer Village of Horseshoe Bay lie within the County boundaries but have their own governance. Hamlets within the County include Ashmont, Heinsburg, Mallaig, Lafond, Lindbergh, Lottie Lake, St. Edouard, St. Lina, and St. Vincent.

We're a community that shares in your values. We work to live our core values in everything we do: we’ll be honest and transparent (even when it’s tough), we’ll be fair, we’ll share in and work towards success, we’ll be welcoming, and when it comes down to it we care. We’re not the city, we’re the un-city.

 

COUNTY ADMINISTRATION OFFICE 
Hours - Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Closed for lunch from noon to 1:00 p.m.
Closed on all Statutory Holidays

 

PUBLIC WORKS SHOP
Seasonal Hours - Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Closed from noon to 12:30 for lunch
Closed on all Statutory Holidays

Payment to the County can also be made through the Drop Box located at the front door of the Administration Office (no cash please), by mail, through financial institutions and through on-line payment options. Drop Box payments will be processed on business days.

 

 

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LAM Water Project Open Houses

Thank you to all the residents who came to our Open Houses on February 20, 21, and 22 to discuss the hamlet water infrastructure replacements. Project details and the slides from the Open Houses are available for review.

February Council Highlights

Key highlights on Administration, Bylaws & Policies, Public Works, Community Services, and Economic Development. Includes items from the January 30 Public works meeting.

New Fire Permit Application Process

Residents requiring a fire permit will no longer be required to sign in to a service. As of January 24, 2024, the application form can be accessed from one link.

Changes to the Dust Control Policy

As of January 9, 2024, the County of St. Paul requires residents requesting dust control to pay a portion of the cost, based on 2023 actuals.

County Transfer Stations Winter hours in effect

Hours are in affect until April 30, 2024.

COUNTY NEWS

Vertical Roots St. Paul establishes its roots in the Lakeland

ST. PAUL, AB – St. Paul Elk Point Economic Development Alliance (STEP) welcomes Vertical Roots St. Paul to the region. A local producer of quality greens, Vertical Roots St. Paul has gone from the building phase to a Farmers’ Market regular in a matter of months. “Our first seeding took place December 28,” Dave Doonanco…

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EPCOR lifts water ban

The County of St. Paul is notifying residents that EPCOR has completed the critical repairs of the E.L Smith Water Treatment Plant, ending the ban on non-essential water use. Residents receiving treated EPCOR water in the hamlets of Ashmont, Lottie Lake, and Mallaig sourced through the Highway 28/63 commission were asked to halt non-essential water…

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EPCOR issues Water Use Restriction Level C

The County of St. Paul is notifying residents that, due to an update from EPCOR, the previously planned water restriction on January 29, 2024, has been upgraded to a water ban on January 30, 2024. While issues at the E.L. Smith water plant are the key factor, additional considerations at the Rossdale plant have led…

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DEVELOPMENT PERMITS ISSUED

Permit #: 24-D0008

Issue Date: February 26, 2024

Location: SW 14 60 11 4

Closing Date for Appeals: March 18, 2024

Permit #: 24-D0009

Issue Date: February 23. 2024

Location: SE 2 60 11 4 | Lot 16 Block 1 Plan 822 2114 | Upper Mann Lake

Closing Date for Appeals: March 15, 2024

Permit #: D4-0006

Issue Date: February 14, 2024

Location: NW 30 60 11 4, Lot 9 Block A Plan 7520204, Floatingstone

Closing Date for Appeals: March 6, 2024

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