News Flash

Posted on: July 23, 2021

Homeless Coalition Meeting July 29th

homeless coalition meeting July 29th

The FCSS will be hosting a Homeless Coalition Meeting on July 29th at 1:15pm in Council Chambers at the Town Office. Anyone who is interested in participating is welcome to attend.

News and Updates
Posted on: July 22, 2021

Downtown Revitalization Project Public Open House August 4th 5pm-7pm

Downtown Revitalization Open House August 4th

The Town of Slave Lake will be hosting a public open house on August 4th at the Rennie Hall Plaza gazebo from 5PM-7PM. The Open house will be for receiving community feedback regarding the planned Downtown Revitalization Project that will be occurring thi...

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News and Updates
Posted on: July 13, 2021

Slave Lake Covid-19 Numbers for July 12th 2021

covid numbers July 12th 2021

The Slave Lake region now has 0 active cases of the Covid-19 virus from the most recent update of July 12th 2021. There has been a total of 380 cases, with 378 recovered. There has been no change since the previous update on July 11th. The Town will conti...

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News and Updates
Posted on: July 12, 2021

Slave Lake Covid-19 Numbers for July 11th 2021

covid numbers July 11th 2021

The Slave Lake region now has 0 active cases of the Covid-19 virus from the most recent update of July 11th 2021. There has been a total of 380 cases, with 378 recovered.

The next update will occur Tuesday July 13th 2021. For more information please visit ...

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News and Updates
Posted on: July 7, 2021

CN Rail Update: Town Council and Resident Lobbying

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Over the last few weeks, Town Council along with residents have been lobbying CN rail for attention towards 2 issues within our region.

1.     The highway 88 rail crossing has become a safety concern as the wooden ties have lasted beyond...

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News and Updates
Posted on: July 2, 2021

Splash Park Now Fully Operational

Splash Park Update

Those who took a walk down to Schurter Park yesterday may have noticed that the splash park is now fully operational! The Town would like to thank the Parks and Utilities Departments for the hard work they put in to get the park running again.

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News and Updates
Posted on: June 17, 2021

CN Public Inquiry Line Information

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CN has a public inquiry line which acts as the central point of contact for non-emergency concerns from the public. All emergency calls can be directed to the CN Police. Information for both can be found on the image below.

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News and Updates
Posted on: June 15, 2021

2021 Q1 Customer Service Monitoring & Reporting

2021 Q1 Customer Service Monitoring and Reporting

The 2021 Q1 Customer Service & Monitoring report presents each departments performance metrics, initiatives, and collaboration with other departments for the first quarter of 2021.

The full report can be read at the following link: /DocumentCenter/View...

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News and Updates
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Slave Lake Flood Hazard Study Update

slave lake flood study update

Alberta Environment & Parks have announced that the technical work on all components of the Slave Lake Flood Hazard Study have now been completed. The study began in Spring 2019 and assessment of public feedback on a number of study components is curr...

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News and Updates
Posted on: June 2, 2021

Material for Sale at the Slave Lake Airport

materials for sale

FOR SALE

The Slave Lake Airport has for sale the following:

  • 50’ Rolls of 5’ Chain link mesh - $75/roll (New list $265/roll) – approx. 4,000 feet (80 rolls)
  • 21’ Lengths of light wall 1 5/8’’ top rail...
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News and Updates
Posted on: June 2, 2021

Town of Slave Lake Main Office Reopening

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Starting Thursday June 3rd the Town office will again be open to the Public from 8:15am to Noon and 1:00pm to 4:15pm without an appointment. We can also be reached by phone at 780-849-8000. Masks are still required to be worn while in the facility.

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News and Updates
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Town Acquires New Electric Zamboni 552

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The Town of Slave Lake has recently taken possession of a new electric Zamboni 552.  As this unit is equipped with sate of the art lithium-ion batteries, the Town will be eliminating any operational emissions, leading to a reduction in environmen...

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News and Updates
Posted on: April 26, 2021

Barton Park Update: Insurance Claim Filed for Damages

Parks - Barton Park News

The Town of Slave Lake has filed an insurance claim for the damages to the playground resulting from the fire in Barton Park on Saturday night.  The affected playground structure is fenced off.  Residents are asked not to enter the fence...

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News and Updates
Posted on: April 25, 2021

Barton Park is Closed Until Further Notice Due to Fire Damage

Parks - Barton Park News

Barton Park, also known as Nacho Park, in the Southwest Quadrant of Slave Lake is closed until further notice due to fire damage. Please stay away from the equipment in the park.

News and Updates
Posted on: April 23, 2021

Fix Our Highways Letter Campaign

fix our highways

We’re glad that you want to help fix our Highways.

It is important for Albertans to be able to be heard from their elected officials. Because of this, writing letters to those officials can be extremely effective in allowing your voice to be hear...

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News and Updates
Posted on: April 22, 2021

Drone Photography Supplied by Jamey Gervais at JDG Productions

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The Drone Photography used by the town is supplied by Jamey Gervais at JDG Productions. Jamey Gervais provides aerial photography & videography, as well as post production services in Slave Lake.

Jamey GervaisDrone Photography(780) 499-8401jamey.gervai...

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News and Updates
Posted on: March 23, 2021

Upcoming Highway Maintenance

Upcoming Highway Maintenance

The Town of Slave Lake Administration has contacted Alberta Transportation to obtain more details on the planned highway maintenance for our region this construction season.  The following information has been provided.

  1. Alberta Government has reta...
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News and Updates
Posted on: November 2, 2020

Submit Your Event to the Community Calendar

Submit Your Event to the Community Calendar

Have an Upcoming Event? Be sure to advertise it on our Community Calendar Today!

Want Your Community Event advertised on the Town's Community Calendar? Be sure to fill out the following online form found here

Want your Community Event advertised on...

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News and Updates
Posted on: January 22, 2019

Your Questions For Slave Lake VLOGS

Submit A VLOG Question Today

The Town of Slave Lake has launched a series of VLOGS. 

These VLOGS will be on council news, budgets, upcoming events, and much more. 

But thats not all. We want to address your questions directly. We want residents to submit their questio...

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Submit your Questions today! News and Updates
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Advertise on the Digital Signs Today!

Advertise on the Electronic Sign

Have an upcoming Event? Looking to get your message out? Why not advertise on the Town’s Electronic Signs.

If you are a business and want to advertise click on the link here

If you are a not-for-profit and want to advertise click on the link here...

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News Flash

Posted on: June 21, 2021

Barton Park Update: Demolition of Damaged Section Begins June 22nd

Parks - Barton Park News

Starting on Tuesday, June 22, a contractor will begin work on demolition of the damaged playground structure at Barton Park.  Please use caution when in the area.  The playground does remain open for those sections outside of the fenced ...

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News and Updates - Community Services
Posted on: June 18, 2021

Poplar Grove Park Closed for Refurbishment Starting June 28th 2021

Parks - Poplar Grove Park News

Poplar Grove Park will be closed, starting on June 21, 2021, for approx. 8 weeks, for refurbishment.  This project involves significant landscaping and playground refurbishment.  Residents in the area are encouraged to use other nearby p...

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News and Updates - Community Services
Posted on: June 9, 2021

MRC Reopening June 10th

MRC set to reopen on June 10th

MRC Reopening June 10th

We are excited to welcome you back to the Multi Rec Centre on June 10th. We’ve still got a few restrictions in place, here is what this means for you

  • The Multi Rec Centre will be open Monday to Friday, 8am-8pm, Saturday and...
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News and Updates - Community Services
Posted on: May 31, 2021

Poplar Grove Park Refurbishment Project

Parks - Poplar Grove Park News

The Town of Slave Lake will be refurbishing the Poplar Grove Park in the summer of 2021.  This includes significant landscaping and a refurbishment of the playground. The exact construction schedule is being confirmed and notice will be given to ...

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News and Updates - Community Services
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Waterpark Update

Parks - Lions Club Schurter Park News

With Summer around the corner many residents will be eager to cool off at the water park in Schurter Park. We are striving to have the park up and running soon, but a few tasks will need to be completed before the park is fully operational.

Earlier this ye...

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News and Updates - Community Services
Posted on: April 22, 2021

Grant Approved for Town's Municipal Asset Management Program

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The Town of Slave Lake has embarked on a process to improve its asset management.  This includes having Facility Condition Assessments completed for Town owned buildings; the creation of formal preventative maintenance schedules based on these as...

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News and Updates - Community Services
Posted on: April 14, 2021

Positive Parent Program is Here to Support Every Parent

Children's Resource Council

The Positive Parent Program is Here to Support Every Parent through the development of positive parenting skills and the building of healthy relationships. 

For more information, call or text 587-516-6675.

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News and Updates - Community Services
Posted on: April 7, 2021

Multi Recreation Centre Usage Update

Multi Rec Centre Importatn News

Effective immediately, all drop in usage & low intensity work outs at the Multi-Recreation Centre (MRC) are suspended as a result of the changes to the restrictions imposed by the Alberta Government, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Youth sport w...

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News and Updates - Community Services

News Flash

Posted on: July 22, 2021

Notice of Special Meeting of Council - In Camera

Notice of Special Council Meetings

A Special Meeting of Council will be held on Monday July 26, 2021 at 3:00 pm in the Sawridge Boardroom with the following item to be discussed In Camera:  

                Per...

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News and Updates - Council
Posted on: July 13, 2021

Information for Interested Candidates of the 2021 Election

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The Town of Slave Lake would like to invite potential candidates in the upcoming 2021 Municipal Election, as well as interested residents, to view Council meetings in person from the gallery in Council Chambers.  All Town of Slave Lake Council Me...

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News and Updates - Council
Posted on: June 18, 2021

July 20th and August 3rd Council Meetings Cancelled

Notice of Meeting Cancellation

On the June 15th Regular Meeting of Council, the motion was passed to cancel the regular council meetings that were to be held on July 20th 2021 and August 3rd 2021. The motion can be read below.

"Motion #180-21:      &n...

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News and Updates - Council
Posted on: April 16, 2021

Justice Reform Proposal Sent to AUMA from Council Passes with 96% in Favour

Adress from Town Council

Yesterday, Council sent a request for decision to the Alberta Urban Municipalities Association at the Spring 2021 Municipal Leaders’ Caucus. During this time, Mayor Warman advocated to other Mayors across the province to side with the Town of Sl...

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News and Updates - Council
Posted on: March 19, 2021

Slave Lake VLOG Vol. 3 Edition 2 - Budget 2021

In todays Town of Slave Lake VLOG Mayor Warman discusses the 2021 Budget.

Slave Lake VLOG Vol. 3 Edition 2

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Posted on: March 18, 2021

Slave Lake VLOG Vol. 3 Edition 1 - Vaccinations

In todays Slave Lake VLOG, Mayor Warman talks about COVID-19 Vaccinations.

Slave Lake VLOG Vol. 3 Edition 1.


Additional Info... News and Updates - Council
Posted on: February 17, 2021

Notice of Special Meeting of Council - In Camera

Notice of Special Council Meetings

Please be advised that Council will be holding special meetings of Council every second Tuesday in the council chambers until October.

These council meetings will be IN CAMERA, and will not be open to the public. 

These meeting are in regards to FO...

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News and Updates - Council
Posted on: May 7, 2020

Community Recognition: Professional Achievement

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The Town of Slave Lake’s Community Recognition Program was developed to help residents recognize other community members and their achievements in designated categories.  

Do you know a individual that has made significant contributions ...

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Nominate Someone Today News and Updates - Council
Posted on: May 6, 2020

Community Recognition: Sport Excellence

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The Town of Slave Lake’s Community Recognition Program was developed to help residents recognize other community members and their achievements in designated categories.  

The Sports Excellence category is to recognize Athletes who may h...

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Nominate Someone Today News and Updates - Council
Posted on: May 5, 2020

Community Recognition: Environmental Stewardship

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The Town of Slave Lake’s Community Recognition Program was developed to help residents recognize other community members and their achievements in designated categories.  

If you know a community group or an individual which has made sig...

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News and Updates - Council
Posted on: May 4, 2020

Community Recognition: Distinguished Achievement

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The Town of Slave Lake’s Community Recognition Program was developed to help residents recognize other community members and their achievements in designated categories.  

We are opening up submissions to the general public.  If...

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Nominate Someone Today! News and Updates - Council
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Community Recognition: Community Supporter

Community Supporter CR

The Town of Slave Lake’s Community Recognition Program was developed to help residents recognize other community members and their achievements in designated categories.  

If you know an individual who is a huge community supporter then ...

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Nominate someone today News and Updates - Council
Posted on: April 30, 2020

Community Recognition: Arts and Culture

Arts and Culture CR

The Town of Slave Lake’s Community Recognition Program was developed to help residents recognize other community members and their achievements in designated categories.  

If you know an individual who has made a lasting impressions to t...

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Nominate Someone Today! News and Updates - Council

News Flash

Posted on: July 27, 2021

Office Closure July 29th from 8AM-1PM and Monday August 2nd

Administration Closure

Please note that the Town Office and MRC will be temporarily closed on Thursday July 29th from 8AM-1PM for staff training. Regular hours will continue in the afternoon. 

The office and MRC will also be closed on Monday August 2nd.

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News and Updates - Facility Closures
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Multi-Recreation Centre Closure Effective May 9th

Multi Rec Centre Closure

In response to the Alberta Government’s latest COVID-19 restrictions, the Multi-Recreation Centre (MRC) will be closed after the end of business hours on May 9th. Until that time, all individual household and youth sport bookings can still proce...

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News and Updates - Facility Closures

News Flash

Posted on: May 31, 2021

2021 Town of Slave Lake Business Plan and Budget

2021 Town of Slave Lake Business Plan and Budget

2021 Town of Slave Lake Business Plan and Budget

"Slave Lake is committed to building opportunities by growing business, industry and population, while promoting ourselves and our exceptional quality of life."

Please use the following link to see ...

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News and Updates - Finance
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Information on How to Setup Online Payments

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Online payments can be be setup for Property taxes, Utilities, and invoices through bill payments. The town does not accept e-transfer for these payments.

For information on how to setup up specific payments for these departments, please use the following ...

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News and Updates - Finance
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Dog License Applications and Garbage Cart Service Requests Now Available on Form Center

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The Town of Slave Lake will now be offering Dog Tag License Applications and Garbage Cart Service Requests through our online form center. 

The Dog Tag application can be found by clicking the following link.

The Garbage Cart Service Request can be...

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News and Updates - Finance
Posted on: November 30, 2020

Apply for a Business Licence Today

Apply For A Business Licence

Business Licences are required by anyone providing a service or goods, or operating a business within Town limits. This could range from a contractor coming in from out of town, a retail store operating from a commercial location or an accountant operatin...

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News and Updates - Finance
Posted on: November 27, 2020

Sign Up For The Pre Authorized Payment Tax Instalment Payment Plan

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The Tax Instalment Payment Plan (TIPP) is an efficient program which allows you to pay your property taxes on a monthly basis instead of one annual payment. Your payment automatically comes out of your bank account.
How does TIPP work?
Each year property ta...
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News and Updates - Finance
Posted on: November 26, 2020

Sign Up For Paperless Billing Today

Sign Up For Paperless Billing

If you would like to reduce the number of paper bills being delivered to your home, The Town of Slave Lake encourages you to enroll in paperless billing. It's free and simple.

Paperless Billing offers these benefits:

  • A monthly email notification will be sen...
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News and Updates - Finance

News Flash

Posted on: January 29, 2021

Thank you To Rebryna Dana LLP

Leadercast Shift 2021

The Wildfire Legacy Corporation is pleased too, once again partner with Rebryna Dana LLP, to bring you Leadercast Shift.  

We are planning to bring this video simulcast event to Slave Lake for in person viewing on Sept 8, 2021. Leadercast is a one...

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View this years Leadercast Trailer News and Updates - Legacy Centre
Posted on: January 26, 2021

Legacy Centre to Host Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival in Fall 2021

Banff Mountain Film Festival 2021

We are pleased to be hosting the Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival again this year!  

Live screening dates are tentatively set for Fall 2021.  

Stay tuned for confirmed dates and ticket information.  

We are looking forward to ho...

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Check out this year's trailer News and Updates - Legacy Centre

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: July 27, 2021

Highway 88 Road Closure on Wednesday July 28th due to Rail Crossing Repair

Notice of Road Closure

Please note that Highway 88 from Highway 2 to Caribou Trail will be closed to traffic on Wednesday July 28th from 6am until work is finished, which is estimated to be in the mid-afternoon to repair the rail crossing by 6 Ave SE. 

Local traffic onl...

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News and Updates - Operations and Road Closures
Posted on: July 23, 2021

Highway 88 Road Closure on Wednesday July 28th due to Rail Crossing Repair

Notice of Road Closure

Please note that Highway 88 will be closed to traffic on Wednesday July 28th from 7am until work is finished, which is estimated to be in the mid-afternoon to repair the rail crossing by 6 Ave SE. 

Commercial vehicles will be detoured through Cari...

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News and Updates - Operations and Road Closures
Posted on: July 13, 2021

2-Way Left Hand Turn Traffic Lane Painting on Main Street Begins July 14th at 10PM

2way left turn lane painting

The Town of Slave Lake Operations department will start the traffic line painting work on Main Street starting July 14th at 10PM.

They will be implementing changes to the dedicated existing left turn lanes along some sections on the Main Street. Instead, t...

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News and Updates - Operations and Road Closures
Posted on: June 29, 2021

2-Way Left Hand Turn Traffic Lane Painting on Main Street

2way left turn lane painting

The Town of Slave Lake Operations department is planning to start the traffic line painting work on Main Street starting this week.

They will be implementing changes to the dedicated existing left turn lanes along some sections on the Main Street. Instead,...

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News and Updates - Operations and Road Closures
Posted on: May 11, 2021

Gloryland Road Rehabilitation Project Open House Presentation Recap

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On May 10th a virtual open house was presented regarding the Gloryland Road Rehabilitation Project. At this presentation, residents from the community were able to ask any questions that they had regarding the project moving forward.

The project will be se...

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News and Updates - Operations and Road Closures
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Spring Street Sweeping Operations- Update

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From May 10, onwards, our crew will begin spring street sweeping to clean up the sand debris leftover from snow ploughing operations on the street. Please note, the crew will only clean the side where snow windrows were stored. The leftover debris from th...

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News and Updates - Operations and Road Closures

News Flash

Posted on: July 22, 2021

Board Member Wanted: Municipal Planning Commission

Board Members Wanted

The Municipal Planning Commission is looking to add more members to its board. If you would be interested in participating within the Municipal Planning Commission please fill out the attached form from the Form Center.

Application for Council Boards and C...

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News and Updates - Planning and Development

News Flash

Posted on: July 22, 2021

Slave Lake RCMP Execute a Search Warrant

Slave Lake RCMP News Release - Summer

Slave Lake, Alta. -  On June 11th, 2021 the Slave Lake General Investigation Section began an investigation into drug trafficking in the Slave Lake area.

On July 1st, 2021 a judicially authorized search warrant was executed on a residence in the N...

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News and Updates - RCMP News Release
Posted on: July 5, 2021

Slave Lake RCMP request public assistance in locating missing male last seen boating on Lesser Slave

Slave Lake RCMP News Release - Summer

Slave Lake, Alta. – At this time, the Slave Lake RCMP are continuing with search efforts in locating Mr. Leard Robertson.  RCMP are focusing their search efforts on the water, land and air. This is an active investigation and will conti...

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News and Updates - RCMP News Release
Posted on: May 27, 2021

Slave Lake RCMP Target Drug Trafficking

Slave Lake RCMP News Release - Summer

The Slave Lake General Investigation Section (GIS) along with members of the Slave Lake Detachment have and continue to target and focus on crime reduction initiatives within the community.  Some of those initiatives have included drug investigat...

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News and Updates - RCMP News Release
Posted on: May 5, 2021

RCMP seek Information on Individual Impersonating a Peace Officer

Slave Lake RCMP News Release - Summer

RCMP are seeking information on an incident of an individual impersonating a Peace Officer. 

The incident involved an individual being pulled over in Widewater at Southshore Drive by someone impersonating a Peace Officer. The impersonator was driv...

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News and Updates - RCMP News Release
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Slave Lake RCMP Investigate an Arson

Slave Lake RCMP News Release - Winter

Slave Lake, Alta. -  The Slave Lake RCMP is seeking the public's assistance in obtaining any information regarding an arson investigation at Nacho Park.  On April 24th, 2021 at approximately 10:20 PM, the RCMP received a call ad...

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News and Updates - RCMP News Release
Posted on: April 13, 2021

Slave Lake RCMP Provide Safe Zone for Online buyers and Sellers

RCMP Safe Zone

Slave Lake RCMP are offering a safe exchange zone at the local detachment to give citizens a safe place to meet others when selling or purchasing items online. It’s intended to provide citizens with a safe alternative to placing themselves in po...

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News and Updates - RCMP News Release

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