NOTICE:

Due to the recent changes in public health restrictions and following consultation with our physicians, a decision has been made to postpone the grand opening ceremonies for the new Provost Medical Centre, originally planned for Saturday, April 10th, until further notice.

Tyler Lawrason

C.A.O.

M.D. of Provost No. 52

M.D. of Provost No. 52
2021 Septic/Wastewater Service R.F.P.

The M.D. of Provost No. 52 is currently accepting proposals for septic/wastewater services for the
2021 camping season at Shorncliffe Lake and Capt Ayre Lake.
For complete details go to www.mdprovost.com or contact the M.D. Office at (780) 753-2434
Proposals will be accepted until 12:00 NOON on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 and considered by the Council
of the M.D. of Provost No. 52 on Thursday, April 22, 2021 during the course of its regular meeting.
Bids received after the deadline will be rejected, and will be returned unopened to the proponent(s).

Bids are to be submitted in a signed, sealed envelope “Septic/Wastewater RFP”,

addressed to:
Tyler Lawrason
Administrator
MD of Provost No. 52
Box 300, Provost AB
T0B 3S0

Road Bans

ORDER UNDER BYLAW NO. 2177

M.D. OF PROVOST
Order by the Municipal District of Provost No. 52 Highway Order No. 21/3 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, March 19, 2021 at 12:00 p.m., percentage Axle Weights for Highways is:

50% on the following roads:

    • R.R. 74 from HWY #13 north½ mile
    • R.R. 74 from Twp. Rd. 412 south½ mile (north of Hughenden)
    • Private road South of HWY #13 going into residence on N.E. 5-41-7W4M (off the end of R.R. 74)
    • Twp. Rd. 394 from R.R. 40 – 1 mile east to HWY #13

75% on the following roads:
All Oiled and Chip Sealed Roads except for the following:

      • TWP RD 414 from HWY 41 to R.R. 65
      • R.R. 92 North of HWY #13 to Twp. Rd. 424
      • TWP 403 from RR 70 east to HWY 41
      • R.R. 82 from HWY 13 North to Twp. Rd. 422

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ADMINISTRATOR


Water Well Management for Well Owners

Register Here


NOTICE OF NOMINATION PERIOD 

Local Jurisdiction:  Municipal District of Provost No. 52, Province of Alberta

Notice is hereby given that Nomination Period shall begin on January 1, 2021 and that nominations for the election of candidates for the following offices will be received at the location of the local jurisdiction office set out below until 12:00 Noon on Nomination Day on September 20, 2021.

Office(s) Number of Vacancies Ward or Electoral Division Number
Councillor 1 Division 1
Councillor 1 Division 2
Councillor 1 Division 3
Councillor 1 Division 4
Councillor 1 Division 5
Councillor 1 Division 6
Councillor 1 Division 7

Location of Local Jurisdiction Office:

Municipal District of Provost No. 52
Administration Building
4504 – 53 Avenue
Provost, Alberta

Dated at the Town of Provost in the Province of Alberta this 16th  day of December 2020.

Lauren Grosky – Returning Officer

  Municipal District of Provost No. 52

 


ROAD CONDITIONS 

With the changing of seasons, road conditions can vary greatly, in certain circumstances, from hour to hour. Drivers within the M.D. of Provost are reminded to drive in accordance with the ever-changing road conditions and visibility levels. Should a driver wish to express concern of road conditions of roadways managed by the M.D. of Provost, they are encouraged to inform M.D. of Provost staff at the Administration Office at 780-753-2434 or the Provost Public Works Shop at 780-753-2168. However, for roads managed by Alberta Transportation such as Highways 13, 41, 599, 600, 603, 884, and 899, drivers are encouraged to direct their complaints to AT’s maintenance contractor, Emcon Services Inc., at 1-800-390-2242 or you can contact Alberta Transportation directly by phoning Bob Kropinske, Maintenance Contract Inspector (Consort), at 1-403-577-2701


NOTICE

The Municipal District of Provost’s Administration Office is open to the public with restrictions starting May 19th, 2020. People are encouraged to continue to seek virtual methods of conducting business however, we are open to the public should you require our assistance in person.

Both the Provost and Hughenden Public Works Shops will continue to be closed to walk-in public traffic. As such, should you wish to speak with an individual at one of the shops, it will be by appointment only.

Tyler Lawrason
C.A.O.
M.D. of Provost No. 52​​​

COVID-19 INFORMATION

In the interest of ensuring the health and safety of our residents, the Municipal District of Provost No. 52 would like to share the following video provided by the Government of Alberta related to the COVID-19 outbreak:

For more information about the COVID-19 outbreak and Alberta’s response, please visit the Government of Alberta’s information page at

https://www.alberta.ca/coronavirus-info-for-albertans.aspx


The Alberta Health Services Emergency Operations Centre has created a frequently asked questions document to offer information related to the new measures brought forward with COVID-19. Please see the attached PDF for the FAQ or visit https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/topics/Page16997.aspx.

COVID-19 FAQs


ATTENTION!

STRYCHNINE REGISTRATION CANCELLED EFFECTIVE MARCH 4 TH , 2020.

The M.D. of Provost advises that the 2% Strychnine registration has been
cancelled by Health Canada, which is a reversal from earlier indications that the
registration would continue until 2024.
Producers have until March 4 th of 2022 to purchase the product and can continue
to use it until March 4 th of 2023.
If you would like further details please contact Caitlin Wolf at 780-753-4359 or
Jessica Robley at 780-753-4382.


N O T I C E

To all ratepayers:

PROPERTY INSPECTIONS

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. 


N O T I C E

 

The Financial Statement

for the year ending December 31, 2019

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

Email:  mdprovost@mdprovost.ca

TYLER LAWRASON

ADMINISTRATOR

M.D. OF PROVOST NO.52

2019 Financial Statement


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.


OFFICIAL RESULTS- October 17, 2017

VIEW PDF


GRADER ACTIVITY REPORTS:

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.


2021 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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