News and Updates

MD Acadia & Special Areas Hosting Regional Irrigation Open Houses Community open houses in Pollockville and Acadia Valley will be held on October 6 to give updates on irrigation feasibility work for the region. MD of Acadia and Special Areas are hosting these drop-in sessions so local...

This September saw the end of an era at Prairie Oasis Park with the retirement of Roy & Delores Dussome. The Dussomes have been a part of the Prairie Oasis experience since 1996. That year they took over providing campground attendant services at the park. Campground...

Special Areas offices will be closed in recognition of Labour Day on Monday, September 6. Offices will reopen with normal hours on Tuesday, September 7. [siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget]...

Big Country Waste Management is rounding up Household Hazardous Waste! Bring your old electronics, paint and HHW items to: Consort - Fri, Sept 17 from 4-7 pm Oyen - Sat, Sept 18 from 9 am to noon Hanna - Sat, Sept 18 from 2 to 6 pm Call (403)...

NOTICE Local Jurisdiction: Special Area No. 2, 3, & 4 Province of Alberta Notice is hereby given Nomination Day is September 20, 2021 and nominations for the election of candidates for the following offices will be received at the location of the local jurisdiction office set out below...

Special Areas offices will be closed in recognition of Heritage Day on Monday, August 2. Offices will reopen with normal hours on Tuesday, August 3. [siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget]...

On July 23, 2021, the Special Areas Board declared a state of agricultural disaster. Prolonged drought conditions continue to create significant challenges for producers in the region. It is the first time the Special Areas has declared an agricultural disaster in over 20 years. “Dry conditions are...