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No Fire Restrictions

June 29, 2016.  Special Areas does not have any current fire restrictions on. Please use caution when having a fire or having a controlled burn. If you plan on having a controlled burn, please fill out a burn notification form. https://specialareas.ab.ca/downloads/forms/burn-notice/

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Cattlemen’s Young Leaders from Special Areas

  Cattlemen’s Young Leaders Program The inaugural Canadian Beef Industry Conference held in Calgary drew over 650 Canadian beef producers, industry members and supporters this past August 9-11, including two of Special Areas’ own. Nicole Viste & Jesse Williams, were invited to the conference through the Cattlemen’s Young Leaders Program, where a selections process took […]

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Public Consultations for Climate Change Studies

Have your Voice Heard! On September 20th and September 21st, the public consultations for the Impact Study and Asset Mapping & Opportunities Study are taking place in Hanna and in Hand Hills. We want your voice on the impacts of being a coal-affected municipality and the opportunities for our community’s future.

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Road Ban Removal

Effective Monday, May 16th, 2016, at 8:00 A.M. all loading restrictions are removed, with the exception of: a specific oiled road in Special Areas 2 restricting bus, truck and trailer traffic to Ninety percent (90%) of authorized load limits except as allowed under the act or regulation on the following roads: Local Paved Surfaced road […]

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