The Halkirk, Castor and Coronation Transfer Stations
will be CLOSED
Christmas Day, December 25th, 2019
New Year's Day, January 1st, 2020
The Board of Directors and staff wish everyone a Very Merry Christmas and All the Best in the New Year.
Please be aware of the ice conditions at Huber Dam reservoir this coming winter.
TR370 east of HWY 36 to RR135 will be CLOSED for bridge construction from Oct 30 - Nov 13 (dates are tentative)
Please follow the Detour signs
The bridge on TR384 between RR144 and RR145 has been reduced to single lane traffic only.
This restriction will remain in effect until the bridge repairs are complete.
At this time the estimated time of completion is unknown.
The County of Paintearth has lifted Fire Restriction, effective June 24, 2019. Fire permits will be issued at the County Office between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday.
Fires are allowed in:
"Acceptable Burn Barrel" means an outdoor receptacle that meets the following specifications:
"Fire Pit" means a non-combustible structure or container located on public or private property, used for recreation purposes and constructed in accordance with this Bylaw:
"Incinerator Fire" means a fire that is confined within a non-combustible container or barrel with opening; covered with a heavy gauge metal screen having a mesh size not larger than 13 millimeters and which is ventilated in such a manner as to preclude the escape of combustible materials, including ash.
The County of Paintearth is urging residents to be fire safe and ensure that all fires are always supervised and under control. Burning is ONLY to be done with extreme care and caution. Be aware that weather will determine if the County of Paintearth proceeds to a total fire ban.
Michael Simpson, CAO
County of Paintearth No. 18
View Road Ban Information
Contact Community Peace Officer, Colm Fitz-Gerald at 403.740.2997 or