Lesser Slave River News in Brief

Become a Volunteer Firefighter

2020-07-01
Become a Volunteer Firefighter

At the Lesser Slave Regional Fire Service, we're always looking for caring, committed individuals to jo...

Please Obey all COVID-19 Safety Signage

2020-06-29
Please Obey all COVID-19 Safety Signage

Playgrounds and recreational spaces play an important role in the physical and mental well-being of the...

MD Enacts Staged Approach to Phase 2 Re-Entry

2020-06-29
MD Enacts Staged Approach to Phase 2 Re-Entry

The MD of Lesser Slave River has begun to reopen municipal operated facilities in a measured and phased...

2020 Vendor Equipment Registration Opportunity

2020-06-25
2020 Vendor & Equipment Registration Opportunity

The MD is accepting applications to its 2020 Vendor Equipment Registration.

MD Re-gravel Program Underway

2020-06-22
MD Re-gravel Program Underway

Please be advised that the MD’s annual Re-gravel Program is currently underway across the municipality ...

Spot Something not Quite Right?

2020-06-22
Spot Something not Quite Right?

MD employees work hard to keep the region running smoothly, but they can't be everywhere at once...and ...

Annual Shoulder Pull Program Underway

2020-06-19
Annual Shoulder Pull Program Underway

Area motorists are advised that the MD has a number of shoulder pull activities scheduled for the Smith...

MD Proceeds with Re-entry Strategy

2020-06-18
MD Proceeds with Re-entry Strategy

Upon learning of Premier Kenney’s announcement regarding an acceleration of the Government of Alberta’s...

Canyon Creek Campground Closed for the Season

2020-06-17
Canyon Creek Campground Closed for the Season

While many regional campgrounds reopened June 1 in alignment with the Government of Alberta’s staged re...

New Recycling Material Process in Effect

2020-06-04
New Recycling Material Process in Effect

To help maintain the health and safety of our residents and staff members, we ask that you please abide...

Muskeg Road Portion of Old Smith Hwy Restricted

2020-05-25
Muskeg Road Portion of Old Smith Hwy Restricted

The Muskeg Road portion of the Old Smith Highway is restricted indefinitely to local traffic only due t...

2020 Road Allowance Vegetation Management Program

2020-05-25
2020 Road Allowance Vegetation Management Program

The MD of Lesser Slave River will be conducting its Vegetation Management Program on municipally-owned ...

MD Announces FREE Pick-up and Delivery Service for Residents...

2020-05-15
MD Announces FREE Pick-up and Delivery Service for Residents

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has changed everything about our day-to-day routines and realities. Life ...

MLA Pat Rhen Shares Update on our Roads

2020-05-08
MLA Pat Rhen Shares Update on our Roads

On May 7, 2020, Pat Rhen, MLA for Lesser Slave Lake, shared an update on his Facebook page thanking his...

Dog Control Fines in the MD

2020-04-30
Dog Control Fines in the MD

The MD of Lesser Slave River has power to impose fines of up to $500 to irresponsible dog owners.

Council Meetings Virtual During COVID-19

2020-04-09
Council Meetings Virtual During COVID-19

Until further notice, MD Council meetings will be supported by Zoom; an online and user-friendly commun...

FAO Provides Clarity on Proposed Compensation Review

2020-03-27
FAO Provides Clarity on Proposed Compensation Review

Farmers’ Advocate Office (FAO) provides landowners’ clarity on various Energy Companies proposed “Annua...

Community Pick-up Points Established for Leader

2020-03-27
Community Pick-up Points Established for Leader

Due to changing conditions in the newspaper industry, it is no longer feasible for the Lakeside Leader ...

Potholes on our Highways (Amended)

2020-03-19
Potholes on our Highways (Amended)

In consideration of the COVID-19 pandemic, the MD has moderated its stance on the state of regional hig...

A Progressive Workplace Where Opportunity Abounds

2020-03-08
A Progressive Workplace Where Opportunity Abounds

At the MD, we truly value and respect our employees for the diversity of skill, experience and knowledg...

Alberta Wildfire Season Began March 1

2020-02-21
Alberta Wildfire Season Began March 1

March 1 marked the start of wildfire season in Alberta. Fire permits are now required for any burning, ...

Important Farmers' Advocate Advisory

2020-02-06
Important Farmers' Advocate Advisory

Farmers’ Advocate Office strongly cautions farmers and ranchers NOT to follow recommendations to “safel...

Chamber of Commerce Launches new app: Fan$aves

2020-01-31
Chamber of Commerce Launches new app: Fan$aves

The Slave Lake and District Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the launch of Fan$aves! What is ...

New Website Feature: Regional Crime Map

2020-01-29
New Website Feature: Regional Crime Map

A regional crime map has been added to the Emergency section of the MD website providing an overview of...

Member-at-Large Vacancy

2020-01-09
Member-at-Large Vacancy

Have some time and expertise to share? Click HERE (/index.php/opportunities/volunteer-opportunities/326...

MD Utilities Staff Coming to Your Area

2019-10-25
MD Utilities Staff Coming to Your Area

The MD Utilities department will be scheduling visits to households across the region to replace and te...

Weed Alert: Watch for This Weed

2019-09-27
Weed Alert: Watch for This Weed

Jimsonweed, also known as Devil’s Trumpet, is a tall, bushy annual herb that has been introduced most l...

Notice: Stolen Construction Signage

2019-08-16
Notice: Stolen Construction Signage

If you help the MD locate stolen road construction signage or otherwise prevent further incidents of th...

Road Ban Order 2020-91 in Effect

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Road Ban Order 2020-91 in Effect

Road Ban Order No.2020-91 comes into effect as of 8:00 am on Tuesday, March 24, 2020. This Order resci...

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Become a Volunteer Firefighter

2020-07-01
Become a Volunteer Firefighter

At the Lesser Slave Regional Fire Service, we're always looking for caring, committed individuals to jo...

Please Obey all COVID-19 Safety Signage

2020-06-29
Please Obey all COVID-19 Safety Signage

Playgrounds and recreational spaces play an important role in the physical and mental well-being of the...

MD Enacts Staged Approach to Phase 2 Re-Entry

2020-06-29
MD Enacts Staged Approach to Phase 2 Re-Entry

The MD of Lesser Slave River has begun to reopen municipal operated facilities in a measured and phased...

2020 Vendor Equipment Registration Opportunity

2020-06-25
2020 Vendor & Equipment Registration Opportunity

The MD is accepting applications to its 2020 Vendor Equipment Registration.

MD Re-gravel Program Underway

2020-06-22
MD Re-gravel Program Underway

Please be advised that the MD’s annual Re-gravel Program is currently underway across the municipality ...

Spot Something not Quite Right?

2020-06-22
Spot Something not Quite Right?

MD employees work hard to keep the region running smoothly, but they can't be everywhere at once...and ...

Annual Shoulder Pull Program Underway

2020-06-19
Annual Shoulder Pull Program Underway

Area motorists are advised that the MD has a number of shoulder pull activities scheduled for the Smith...

MD Proceeds with Re-entry Strategy

2020-06-18
MD Proceeds with Re-entry Strategy

Upon learning of Premier Kenney’s announcement regarding an acceleration of the Government of Alberta’s...

Canyon Creek Campground Closed for the Season

2020-06-17
Canyon Creek Campground Closed for the Season

While many regional campgrounds reopened June 1 in alignment with the Government of Alberta’s staged re...

New Recycling Material Process in Effect

2020-06-04
New Recycling Material Process in Effect

To help maintain the health and safety of our residents and staff members, we ask that you please abide...

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Lesser Slave River by the Numbers

10,076

Square Kilometers

3,074

Residents

1,534

Dwellings

10

Municipal Departments

Meet Your Reeve and Councillors

Reeve Kerik

  

Murray Kerik / Reeve

Councillor Esau

  

Robert Esau / Division 1 Councillor

Sandra Melzer

  

Sandra Melzer / Division 1 Councillor

Councillor Rosche

  

Brian Rosche / Division 2 Councillor

Becky Peiffer

  

Becky Peiffer / Division 1 Councillor

Darcie Acton

  

Darcie Acton / Division 2 Councillor

Councillor Pearson

  

Brad Pearson / Division 2 Councillor

Jul
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07.08.2020 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Aug
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08.12.2020 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

MD of Lesser Slave River

Just a few hours due north of Edmonton, Lesser Slave River is a truly unique place to live, work and play. From breathtaking expanses of boreal forest and unspoiled natural wonders to a thriving economy and genuine work/life balance, opportunities abound. Here you'll discover a place of rugged beauty. A place of real people. A place you'll never want to leave.

General Contact Info

 info (@) mdlsr.ca
 780.849.4888
 1.866.449.4888
 780.849.4939

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