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Emergency Preparedness Week

Posted on: May 04, 2020

Emergencies can strike anytime and anywhere, and being prepared is your best line of defence. The Town of Vegreville has comprehensive emergency management plans in…

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Emergency Preparedness Week

April 27: COVID-19 update from Mayor Tim…

Posted on: Apr 27, 2020

The health, safety and well-being of our residents, staff and visitors remains the top priority for the Town of Vegreville as the COVID-19 pandemic continues adversely…

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April 27: COVID-19 update from Mayor Tim MacPhee

Elks Kinsmen Park Bridge closed due to high…

Posted on: Apr 23, 2020

The west bridge at Elks Kinsmen Park has been temporarily closed due to the high level of the Vermilion River and minor overland flooding. The Town's Emergency Service's…

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Elks Kinsmen Park Bridge closed due to high water levels

Notice of Controlled Burn

Posted on: Apr 22, 2020

Please be advised that the Vegreville Fire Department will be conducting a controlled burn at the Elk's Park Pond tonight at approximately 6:30 PM, weather and wind…

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Notice of Controlled Burn

Town and County declare April 19 to 25 National…

Posted on: Apr 21, 2020

Joint Release with County of Minburn Volunteers make invaluable contributions to our communities each day, and their selfless efforts to help others are even more apparent…

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Town and County declare April 19 to 25 National Volunteer Week in Town of Vegreville and County of Minburn

Legislative Committee Meeting

Posted on: Apr 20, 2020

Join us this Tuesday at 2 PM for a Legislative Committee Meeting.  You can tune in by searching Town of Vegreville on YouTube or by coming back to this post for a link…

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Legislative Committee Meeting

Town monitoring Vermilion River water level

Posted on: Apr 20, 2020

Spring melt has been causing the Vermilion River to rise. The Town's Emergency Service's department is monitoring the situation closely, and there is currently no risk…

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Town monitoring Vermilion River water level

April 20: COVID-19 update from Mayor Tim…

Posted on: Apr 20, 2020

The health, safety and well-being of our residents, staff and visitors remains the top priority for the Town of Vegreville as the COVID-19 pandemic continues adversely…

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April 20: COVID-19 update from Mayor Tim MacPhee

Late fees and penalties on utility bills…

Posted on: Apr 17, 2020

At the regular Council meeting on April 15, 2020, Town of Vegreville Council motioned to waive late fees and penalties on utility bills over April, May, and June due…

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Late fees and penalties on utility bills have been waived for the months of April, May and June

Town of Vegreville receives provincial grant…

Posted on: Apr 16, 2020

The Town of Vegreville is very excited to announce that we’ve been awarded grant funds from a new grant program offered by the Government of Alberta. Through the Province’s…

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Town of Vegreville receives provincial grant to deliver prevention and early intervention services in Vegreville and area