In east central Alberta at the Alberta-Saskatchewan border you will find the County of Vermilion River, which is home to 7,905 residents, 7 unincorporated hamlets, 4 villages and 1 town.  The many features, amenities and opportunities in our municipality make it

“A sustainable, vibrant and diversified community with opportunities for all”.

Our municipal operations are based out of Kitscoty, Alberta – in the heart of a prosperous agricultural region and thriving energy sector built on an innovative entrepreneurial spirit. 

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Kitscoty, AB T0B 2P0

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Latest News


November 3, 2015
It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of Councillor Dave Gamracy.  Reeve Watt, Council and staff send our sincere condolences to Dave’s family and friends. Read more

LAND SALE AUCTION - Dec 2, 2015 at 9:00 am.  More details here

Open House with Alberta Transportation regarding the HWY 897 Interchange Planning Study:NOV 4 4-8pm at the Kitscoty Senior Centre

Congratulations to our Ag Producer of the Year - Sands Seed Farm of McLaughlin, AB! More details here

Vermilion River Watershed Restoration & Enhancement Project Launch Nov 14 in Marwayne.  More details here

BLACKFOOT PHASE 2 - Curbside garbage pick-up will resume Wednesday Oct 21.  
The additional large bins installed during road construction will be removed by end of week Oct 16th.

Division 3 & 4 Annual Meeting
will be Nov 4/15 at 7pm in the Club Room at the Vermilion Regional Centre

October is all about Business!  Kick off the month on Oct 8 with the EARN Breakfast; check out the Small Business Week Breakfast Oct 20 followed by the Awards Gala on Oct 22 in Vermilion.  Details here

The Land Ownership Map will be renewed this fall.  See the notice here about requesting your name to be withdrawn from the printing of the map.  Deadline Oct 1, 2015

TAXES ARE NOW DUE:  deadline to pay is SEPT 30, 2015

Clandonald Fall Supper - Oct 18 5-7 pm

County declares State of Agricultural Disaster

New satellite WASTE TRANSFER STATION located in Lloydminster for County residents.  Info Here

Watering Restrictions in all Hamlets. More info here.

Road Construction in Blackfoot.  More details here.

Check out road construction notices here

Joint Growth Study with City of Lloydminster - May 28, 2015 Media Release

Press Release:
Funds to the EH Walter school construction project to enhance the gymnasium size and add a community stage. Read Here.

Press Release: ALUS wins Provincial Award Nov 25/14

Press Release: Regional Airport Agreement Nov 12/14

Press Release: Land Redesignation Bylaw 14-29 (Blackfoot) Nov 6/14


Notice of Special Meeting of Council: to be held on Tues Oct 13 at 9:00 am to discuss the Vermilion Valley Lodge Debenture.  

Call for Applications for FCSS funding is now open - deadline for applications is Sept 15

DIVISION 5 Annual Meeting - Sept 16, 2015 at 7pm at the Blackfoot Hall

Annual Gravel Sale will be JUNE 23 and JUNE 24, 2015.  
Full Details here

Seniors Week - June 1 - 7, 2015

Join us for Pancakes May 6 7am-9am at the Kitscoty Senior Centre as we acknowledge Emergency Prep Week! Details here

May 3-9, 2015 is Emergency Preparedness Week - 
Is your Family Prepared for 72 Hours?