Latest News & Events

Council Meeting - April 13, 2021
Below are the packages and links to the upcoming Committee/Council meeting. Council Committee Meeting Tue, Apr 13, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (MDT) ...

Virtual Candidate Orientation Workshop
SASCI, together with the Pincher Creek & District Chamber of Commerce, wish to inform you of the upcoming Virtual Candidate Orientation Workshop. ...

Public Hearing - 1327-21 IMDP Cowley
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS MUNICIPAL DISTRICT OF PINCHER CREEK NO. 9 AND VILLAGE OF COWLEY IN THE PROVINCE OF ALBERTA   PURSU...

2021 Election Information
The Province of Alberta recognizes the importance of diversity in decision-making bodies, learn about municipalities and the role of municipal elected...

Employment Opportunities
The MD of Pincher Creek No. 9's main stream activities provided for the community include planning, taxation, conservation, road maintenance, a...

Hauling to Landfill
When hauling waste and debris to the landfill, it is essential that loads are properly secured with a tarp to prevent debris from littering the roads ...

Contractors and Tradespersons
The MD of Pincher Creek is compiling a directory of local service providers that can be pre-qualified for future proj...

Beaver Mines Project Recap
Below is a recap of information relating to the Beaver Mines Water/Waste Water Project. For any further information please contact the MD Director of ...

Disaster Recovery Program (DRP)
The Disaster Recovery Program (DRP) provides financial assistance to qualifying applicants to help restore uninsurable property lost or damaged by a d...

Lundbreck Skateboard Park
Spring is in the air! The MD of Pincher Creek, in collaboration with the Lundbreck Citizens Council and Patton Park Society, have opened the Lundbreck...

Fire Advisory Notice - March 5, 2021
With the warm, dry weather and a lot of cured fuels, we have the potential for a fire especially in the east part of the area. Please use caution in y...

2021 Dust Control Program
The MD dust control program is regulated by the dust control policy. Additional application of dust control products are available to residents on a u...

2021 Gravel Haul Tender
Municipal District of Pincher Creek No. 9 2021 Gravel Haul Tender The Municipal District of Pincher Creek No. 9 (MD) invites tenders for the p...

2-1-1
211 Alberta is focused on building a comprehensive information & referral system accessible to all Albertans. The 211 system is an enhancement, no...

Utility Changes for Beaver Mines/Lundbreck
The Municipal District of Pincher Creek No 9. (MD) passed Utilities Bylaw 1320-20 at the Council meeting held on December 8, 2020. Included in Utiliti...

Castle Area Water Project Ribbon-Cutting
Yesterday the MD of Pincher Creek was pleased to gather various stakeholders for the Castle Area Water Project commissioning/ribbon-cuttin...

Statistic Canada Hiring - Census 2021
Canada’s next Census of Population will take place in spring 2021. Statistics Canada will be hiring across the country in every community, big a...

Letter Re: Oldman River Basin Water Allocation Order
At their Special meeting of February 2, 2021, Council, along with the Council for the MD of Ranchland, approved the following letter to the Alberta Go...

Test The Speed of Your Internet Service
Highspeed rural internet is critical for economic development, engaging in the digital economy, and working and learn...

Thank you Windy Slopes Health Foundation
On behalf of the Windy Slopes Health Foundation, a delightful volunteer dropped off these masks for Council to wear. ...

Service Canada - Ready to Help
Government is ready to help Canadians through the COVID-19 outbreak. Find financial help during COVID-19 Youth General Seniors ...

COVID-19 Updates
As this COVID-19 pandemic is under Provincial response and all information is available daily through Alberta Health Services (AHS), the information w...

Mental Health First Aid (Online Seminar)
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA), irtual is an 8 hour course, with 2 hours of prior reading/preparation, then two, three hour sessions with a MHFA fa...

Working with Landowners
There are several unique challenges that MD residents, Council, and staff confront, but working together can make a difference. With over 1000 kilomet...

Mask Up
Prior to the Province's announcement, MD Council discussed mask usage at their Council meeting of December 8, 2020. At that meeting, administratio...

Fisher Bridge Construction 2021
Please be advised that Fisher bridge located at NW 26-07-W5, North of Lundbreck, has been approved by Council for the repairs in early 2021. More i...

2021 Operating Budget Approval
The MD is required by the Municipal Government Act to pass an operating and capital budget every year. The budget process is thorough and involves ...

Winter Safety - Road Priorities
While we are enjoying this beautiful Fall weather, the MD is prepared for the next snowfall. During a snow event, operators follow the winter maintena...

Public Notice - MPC Member
Public Notice Municipal District of Pincher Creek No. 9   The Municipal District of Pincher Creek No. 9 is accepting written application...

Attention: 2% LIQUID STRYCHNINE USERS
On March 4, 2020, Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) published the final re-evaluation decision on strychnine used to cont...

Pincher Creek Flu Shot Options
Alberta Health Services: AHS is offering vaccine through pre-booked appointments only, to children under five years of age and their family and hou...

Rural Crime Watch
Want to be involved with South West Alberta Crime Watch? Be sure to “like” their page and message them for upcoming meetings, or ways that...

Federal Government Announces New Funding
Government of Canada expands Regional Relief and Recovery Fund to support more Western businesses. Minister Joly announces that additional funding ...

MD Transfer Station Bins
A reminder to MD Residents that disposal of household bagged garbage can be at the transfer stations located next to the Public Works and in th...

Updated Policies - C-AES 001/C-AES-002/C-CO-004
The administration is continuing to reevaluate and update policies as per Councils' direction. At their meeting of September 22, 2020, Council app...

Hamlet Residents - Animal Control
Residents are reminded that Bylaw 1198-10 (Animal Control) states that animals cannot be found running at large outside the property of the owners. ...

Relaunching Funding for Community Projects
Our government is thrilled to relaunch the Community Initiatives Program Project-Based grant stream to support our non-profits in their important work...

Provincial Proposal to Reduce Assessment
We need your support! Our Province has proposed reducing the assessed value of Wells, Pipelines, Machinery and Equipment for the Oil and Gas Sector...

MD Contractors and Tradespersons
MD Contractors and Tradespersons   The MD of Pincher Creek is compiling a directory of local service providers that ca...

Intermunicipal Collaborative Framework Agreement (ICF)
On March 13th, prior to Covid-19, the Town and MD Councils signed and celebrated the newly formed Intermunicipal Collaborative Framework Agreement (IC...

AFFPA Promoting Local in partnership with the Government
Are you a FARM producer or small scale processor? ARRPA is looking to ADD you to their Membership and their FIND A FARM Map on their website! 2020 ...

UFA Rural Communities Foundation Grant Program
While the world and our communities may be going through uncertain times, the UFA Rural Communities Foundation (RCF) would like to share a little cert...

Ribbon Cutting - PCCELC
July 3, 2020 This morning Reeve Hammond brought greetings from the MD at the ribbon cutting for the two Pincher Creek Community Early Learning Cent...

MD Approved for AMWWP Grant
What can we say? In a word, Grateful.   This week it was confirmed by the Minister of Transportation, The Hon. Ric McIver, that the MD of Pinch...

Crowsnest/Pincher Creek Landfill Association Update Cardboard/Reuse Center
Recycling Cardboard Notice and Reuse Center ...

Changes to 2020 Taxes/Utilities
Due to COVID-19, Council altered its previously approved budget to maintain the tax rate from 2019. This revised budget can be viewed here.   2...

Reeve Brian Hammond and Mayor Don Anderberg Update on PCCELC
The decision having been made, to provide financial support to the PCCELC project, it is important to affirm that the decision was not made lightl...

Safety on Roads
The MD of Pincher Creek is a beautiful place to go for a drive to take in the country's views. As we are entering road maintenance season, and are...

Dust Suppression Program
The M.D.’s dust suppression season is just beginning and you may notice trucks on the gravel roads applying a dark colored liquid. This i...

Please Don't Trespass
To those visiting our MD and the beautiful South West region of Alberta, our MD is a mixture of ecological reserves, Provincial Parks, Provincial Recr...

Updated Policy C-PW-009 Dust Control
Council, at their May 26, 2020 meeting updated Policy C-PW-009 Dust Control. It should be noted that this policy change has altered the following: ...

Pincher Creek Physicians Letter to Community
To our valued community,   We understand there has been a lot of confusion about what is happening with healthcare in Pincher Creek. We hope to...

MD Letter Regarding Rural Health Care
Dear Minister. Council at their meeting of April 28, 2020, discussed the on-going situation between the Alberta Medical Association and our own Pro...

Reeve Brian Hammond - 2020 Tax Update
Letter from Reeve Brian Hammond ...

Reeve Brian Hammond - Volunteer Appreciation
Dear Community Members This is Volunteer Appreciation week across our province, a moment in time when we have traditionally honored the many volunt...

Revised 2020 Budget
The MD is required by the Municipal Government Act to pass an operating and capital budget every year. The budget process is thorough and involves ...

PCCELC Survey Results
In March, Council requested a survey to gauge an understanding of how residents felt about the Pincher Creek Community Early Learning Centers (PCCELC)...

New Food Bank Phone Number
Food Bank new phone number. Arrangements have to be made for pick up or delivery of hampers by calling 403 632 6716...

Crowsnest/Pincher Creek Landfill Association Changes
The Landfill is operating with our regular business hours for now. Mondays – Saturday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. The scale is operating as usu...

Reeve Brian Hammond Community Update
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Essential Services
A list of essential services via Alberta Government: Click here...

Social Services Support Fund
Overview The Alberta Government is providing $30 million to municipalities, charitable and non-profit organizations to provide help to in...

Volunteers Needed
Volunteers are needed to assist with-in our community with Food Bank, deliveries, virtually. Volunteers will be contacted by email or phone. To reg...

Help Prevent the Spread
Video encourages Albertans to help prevent the spread ...

COVID-19 Posters for Businesses
Please find below a link to a number of COVID-19 posters that the province have developed for display in businesses, municipal offices, recreational f...

Snow Event Preparedness
Winter Story Warning in effect from Environment Canada for MD and area. Hazardous winter conditions are expected. MD crews are prepared for the wee...

Health Link 811
The Municipal District of Pincher Creek is keeping a close eye on the developing COVID-19 situation and continues to receive daily updates from the Pr...

Updated Policy C-PW-003 Winter Maintenance
Council, at their meeting of February 25, 2020, updated corporate policy: C-PW-003 WINTER MAINTENANCE OF MUNICIPALLY DIRECTED, CONTROLLED AND MANAG...

Gravel and Grading Work
Do you live in the MD and are looking to have driveway maintenance completed this Spring? Do you know the proper steps to have gravel delivered and gr...

Beaver Mines Project Update - Lift Station and Force Main
January 30, 2020 Please note you will see activity across the street from the Beaver Mines Store today. The MD's contractors have begun clearin...

Beaver Mines Project Update - Wastewater Treatment
January 22, 2020 The Municipal District of Pincher Creek No. 9 is pleased to announce that it will be proceeding with one of the land locations sub...

2019 Fall Newsletter
2019 Fall Newsletter...

RMA Convention - Fall 2019
The Rural Municipalities of Alberta (RMA) hosts two conventions per year, one in the spring and one in the fall. Council and CAO were away at the fall...

Winter Safety Tip from Operator Joh
My name is Joh, and I am an operator for the MD of Pincher Creek. Winter is here again, which means its time to clear the roads and streets. As the se...

Winter Safety Tip: Plowing Snow onto MD Road
Winter Safety Tip: Pushing snow from driveways across MD roads.   Did you know that when you push snow ac...

Winter Safety - Keep Kids Safe
Parents, it is the snowplow operator's job to keep the roads safe, and yours to ensure your children are safe. Here are a couple of things to talk...

Updated Landfill Information
The Crowsnest/Pincher Creek Landfill Association Phone (403) 628-3849  Fax (403) 628-2258  Manager - Emile Saindon Hours of Opera...

Safety Message - Cattle Drives
Due to the large accumulation of snow this past weekend, many cattle are ready to come home earlier than anticipated. Please be aware when driving ...

Weekend Procedures During Major Snow Event
With the current winter storm watch in effect for the Municipality, Public Works had a busy few days preparing equipment for this weather event. Th...

Beaver Mines Project Update - September 24, 2019
Beaver Mines Regional Water Supply Contracts 1 All restoration work completed with the exception of grass seeding at disturbed areas. ...

ICF Media Release - August 7, 2019
Media Release - August 7, 2019 ...

Municipalities Ready to Respond Together
Municipalities Ready to Respond Together August 28, 2019 Today at 1:00 p.m. at the Pincher Creek Fire Hall, three identical bylaws were signed. ...

ICF Media Release
MEDIA RELEASE INFORMATION TO SHARE (ICF Committee Approved)  June 21, 2019 MD & Town working together for many years to maximize ser...

Public Service Announcement - Safety on our Roads
Hi, my name is Mike and I am an equipment operator for the M.D. of Pincher Creek No.9. I may look like a grader, a gravel truck or a nuisance slowing ...

ICF Feedback Form
Your input is valuable and most appreciated by the ICF Committee, Town and MD staff, and, both Councils. Please note that this input will be provided ...

Beaver Mines Questionnaire Results
This past spring a Residential Engagement Survey was circulated to the Beaver Mines community. The results of that survey are provided here with a bri...

Municipal District of Pincher Creek No. 9
Box 279
1037 Herron Avenue, Pincher Creek, AB T0K 1W0
Phone: 403-627-3130       Fax: 403-627-5070
Email: info@mdpinchercreek.ab.ca
Office Hours: By Appointment Only due to COVID-19

Municipal District of Pincher Creek No. 9
Box 279
1037 Herron Avenue
Pincher Creek, AB T0K 1W0
Phone: 403-627-3130
Fax: 403-627-5070
Email: info@mdpinchercreek.ab.ca
Office Hours: By Appointment Only due to COVID-19
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