The West Recreation Council is now accepting grant applications for the 2020 fiscal year.

Applicants eligible for funding must be engaged in a public, not-for profit undertaking which is deemed to enhance or facilitate the provision or delivery of public recreation activities within the West Recreation District.

Applications will be accepted until November 30th, 2019, and are to be addressed to:

Tyler Lawrason
West Recreation Council
Box 300, Provost, AB
T0B 3S0


The M.D. of Provost is selling, on an all faults basis, Lots 8-10, Block 3, Plan 1685 in the Hamlet of Cadogan.

Tenders for the above property will be accepted until 12:00 NOON on November 27th, 2019, and are to be addressed to:

Tyler Lawrason
M.D. of Provost No. 52
Box 300, Provost AB
T0B 3S0
4504-53 Avenue, Provost, AB.

Tenders shall be delivered sealed and clearly marked “Cadogan Property Disposal”. Email or faxed submissions WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Council has set a reserve bid on the property of $5,500.00 (Five thousand five hundred dollars). Tenders under this amount will be rejected, and Council reserves the right to reject any and all bids.

Questions may be addressed to


To all ratepayers:


This notice is to inform all ratepayers in the M.D. of Provost No. 52 that the annual re-inspection of properties for assessment purposed in this area will commence the week of August 19, 2019.  This process is being done by the Wainwright Assessment Group.

A property tax assessor will be on site and will review your property assessment.  In order to achieve uniform and equitable assessment, additional information about your property may be requested. 


The Financial Statement

for the year ending December 31, 2018

for the MD of Provost No. 52

is available at the MD Administration Building

(4504 – 53 Ave., Provost, AB). Please pick up a copy or contact the

MD office if you require a copy.

Phone: 780-753-2434 or 780-857-2434





2018 Financial Statement

Road Bans

Order by the Municipal District of Provost No. 52 Highway Order No. 19/3 Defining Maximum Allowable Weights Permitted on Certain Municipal Roads.

Pursuant to the Authority granted by the Minister of Transportation under the Traffic Safety Act, that effective Friday, November 1st, 2019 at 8:30 a.m., percentage Axle Weights for Highways is:

25% on the following roads:
TWP 403.5 East of R.R. 74 for 1 mile

50% on the following roads:

R.R. 74 from Highway #13 north ½ mile
R. 74 from Twp. Rd. 412 south ½ mile (north of Hughenden)
Private road South of Highway #13 going into residence on N.E. 5-41-7W4M (off the end of R.R. 74)
Rd. 394 from R.R. 40 – 1 mile east to Highway #13

75% on the following roads:

All Oiled and Chip Sealed Roads except for the following:
R. 92 North of Highway #13 to Twp. Rd. 424
R. 24 from S.H. 899 South to Twp. Rd 364
Rd. 364 East of S.H. 899 to Saskatchewan Border (R.R. 10)
R. 33 from Highway 13 North to Twp. Rd. 402
R. 74 south of Highway 13
R. 71 North of Twp. Rd. 390 to Twp. 402.5 East to R.R. 70 North to Twp. Rd. 403 East on Twp. Rd. 403 to Highway 41
422 from Highway 41 West to R.R. 82
R. 82 from Highway 13 North to Twp. Rd. 422


Shorncliffe Lake Chalet Rental Rate
Please be advised that, at its regular meeting on January 10th, 2019, the Council of the Municipal District of Provost No. 52 did move to set the rental rate for the new Shorncliffe Lake Chalet at $50/day.

NEW Parks Bylaw

With the legalization of cannabis across Canada, the Municipal District of Provost No. 52 has amended its Parks Bylaw to forbid the consumption of alcohol and cannabis in public spaces at both Shorncliffe Lake and Capt Ayre Lake. If someone were to violate this bylaw, they would face a fine of $250.00.

If you wish, please take some time to familiarize yourself with the conditions of the new Parks Bylaw, which is attached as a PDF below. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the Bylaw, please feel free to contact the M.D. of Provost Administration Office at 780-753-2434.

BY2281 Signed PDF

OFFICIAL RESULTS- October 17, 2017



Do you think we forgot you? It may take three or four days to get your roads open after a snowstorm. School bus routes and main roads will be done first. If you already have a Custom Work Agreement, the lane may be done later.

2019 Summer Road Programs

Hamlet and Country Residential Addressing

At it’s Regular Meeting of January 12th, 2012, the Council passed Bylaw 2223, which assigns a rural address to every rural and Hamlet residence within the M.D. A copy of the package sent out to all Hamlet and Country Residential Ratepayers is available here.

Here is an example of a lot sign.
Here is an example of a rural address sign.

Charitable Donation Policy

At its Regular Meeting of February 25th, 2010, the Council of the MD of Provost No. 52 ratified a new policy governing the way in which third party funding requests of a nature not related to the ordinary business of the MD are dealt with. In brief, this policy sets aside $40,000 in each fiscal year, for which eligible parties or organizations may apply, and establishes criteria by which said applications will be evaluated and a timeframe for the rewarding of allocations.

For application and eligibility criteria and information relative to submission deadlines, please see the policy in its entirety here. If you have any additional questions please call the MD Administration Office.

Tyler Lawrason, Administrator

Lots For Sale

The MD is currently selling partially serviced lots for development near the airport. For more information go here

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