Utilities

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(780) 837-2221  ext: 106



Water and Sewer Services
Water and sewer services are provided to residents of the hamlets of Guy and Jean Cote. The Smoky River Water Coop has supplied water to the two hamlets since November 2000. Residents of the M.D. that do not reside in the hamlets are encouraged to contact the Water Coop if they have any questions or are interested in signing up for services.

Smoky River Water Coop
Gerry Noel
(780) 925-2297

Richard Veraart
(780) 837-8167

Rita Maure
(780) 324-2124

Claude Sirois
(780) 324-2261

Gilbert Valiquette
(780) 324-2163

Daniel Aubin
(780) 925-2686

 



Hamlet Rates
Water
$4.75 per cubic metre
Sewer Flat rate: $25.00
Interest on unpaid accounts: 1.5% per month

*The above rates are bi-monthly rates.

Please refer to Bylaw No. 727 for more information on various rates and penalties charged to users of the services.



Treated and Raw Water

Treated and raw water is also available directly from the water treatment facilities located in the hamlets at the following rates:

One loonie or token would purchase approximately 75 gallons of treated water or 133 gallons of raw water.

Tokens may be purchased at the M.D. office. A receipt will be issued for these purchases.

A bulk water account can also be set up at the M.D. office by signing an agreement and getting a pin & access number.  Invoices are sent out bimonthly.



Garbage Services
Landfill locations and hours of operation are:

Days of Operation Hours of Operation
Guy SE 4-76-20-5 Saturdays:
Year Round

Wednesdays:
Winter Hours

Wednesdays:
Summer Hours

11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Jean Cote SW 25-79-22-5 Saturdays:
Year Round

Wednesdays:
Winter Hours

Wednesdays:
Summer Hours

11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Whitemud



SW 8-74-22-5



Tuesdays & Saturdays
Year Round



11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Smoky River Regional Waste Commission -Falher Summer: Tuesdays & Saturdays

Winter: Tuesdays & Saturdays

10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


A regional landfill study has been completed and further action may be taken to conform to new Alberta Environment landfill regulations. Stay tuned to the What's New section of this site for any new developments.

Job Opportunities

pdf Summer Temporary Employment Program (105 KB)


Interested persons should contact

M.D. of Smoky River No. 130
Box 210
Falher, Alberta
T0H 1M0

Phone: (780) 837-2221
Fax: (780) 837-2453
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pdf Employment Application

 

 

 Available Grants

pdf Recreation Capital Funding Program (79 KB)

pdf Cemeteries Grant Funding (45 KB)

pdf Wireless Support Structure Grant Funding Program (78 KB)