The M.D. of Wainwright is situated in the heart of the agriculture and oil industries and is a major partner with one of Canada’s largest military training bases. This makes the M.D. of Wainwright an area of diverse wealth both socially and economically and allows us to provide our residents with many services and the benefit of low taxes.

In addition, the M.D. of Wainwright offers various historical and recreational attractions for residents and visitors.

The M.D. of Wainwright is a progressive community that is a great place to live, work and raise a family. We are glad to welcome you.

Director of Safety and Utilities

The Municipal District of Wainwright No. 61 is offering an exciting career opportunity with an opening in the position of Director of Safety and Utilities. The Municipal District of Wainwright is a progressive rural municipality located in East Central Alberta.  Applications will be accepted until April 24, 2015 at 4:30 PM. Click Here for more information.

Open House

The Municipal District of Wainwright will be holding an open house on April 21st, 2015.  All rate payers are welcome to come to the Administration office at 717 14th Avenue, Wainwright to meet the councillors and staff.

Spring Clean Up

The M.D. Of Wainwright will be supplying garbage roll-off bins for the purpose of spring and fall clean up initiative in your area.

The bins will be placed at three different locations for a one week period over the long weekend in may from Wednesday, May 13th to Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

The bins will be located at the Ascot Heights garbage compound, the Fabyan town site compound, and at the Clear Lake main beach area.  The fall clean up initiative will be for a one week period at the end of September from September 23rd through to October 1st, 2015 at these same locations.

The hamlet of Greenshields pick up days will be Monday and Thursday each week, schedule for pick ups would be May 4th, 7th, 11th and 14th, 2015. Employees will collect materials properly packaged in clear plastic bags placed out in front of your house.  Dark or coloured bags will not be picked up.

This initiative is to provide you with the opportunity to dispose of yard clean up materials and household materials that are not hazardous.

Unacceptable materials would be: Tires, appliances, furniture, metals, hazardous waste, household chemicals, yard chemicals, and paint.

These materials must be taken to the Wainwright incinerator for proper disposal.

Road Ban Updated

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Fire Permits Update

Fire permits are now available over the phone by fax. You will need to be able to scan the fire permit after signing and fax it to the M.D. office at 780-842-2463.

Standing building, other than grain bins, will be forwarded to the Fire Chief for issuance.