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.
Municipal Public Works Clerk
The M.D. of Wainwright No. 61 invites applications for the temporary full-time position of Municipal Public Works Clerk to cover a maternity leave from August 2015 until September 2016. Resumes will be accepted until 3:00 PM on July 31st, 2015.
Fire ban lifted
The fire ban for the M.D. of Wainwright has been lifted, effective July 3, 2015. Information on fire permits is available on our Fire Permit Information page.
Please be advised, there is a Blue-green algae advisory for Clear Lake. For further information please contact Alberta health Services at 780-842-4077.
2015 Calendar Photo Contest
Submissions for the 2015 calendar photo contest are due on August 14, 2015. Selected photos will be published in a 12‐month municipal calendar featuring photos, tips, facts and information on sustainable agriculture and the environment. The 13 photos chosen (the 13TH being the last page and front and back cover) will each be awarded one hundred dollars ($100.00) each. A maximum of 2 winning photos per photographer. The complete rules for entry can be found here.
Rural Routes Supper - August 7th, 2015
The M.D. of Wainwright is proud to offer an evening full of socializing, food and entertainment to celebrate the Agricultrual Industry within our local municipality.
M.D. of Wainwright ratepayers are invited to supper followed by the entertainment of comedian Doug Arden, “Canada’s Corporate Funnyman.”
We will also recognize the rural family recipients for the 100 Year Farm Family awards. A silver collection will be accepted for the Wainwright and Area Food Bank.
Register by July 31st to be entered into a draw for a $500 Gift Certificate at a local Agricultural Dealer of the winner’s choice.
Riverdale Hours for July 2015
Garbage Bin Rates changing July 1, 2015
The pricing for garbage bin pick-up will be changing to the following rates effective July 1, 2015.
Monthly Pick-up Every 2nd Week
(July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016)
Per Extra Lift
|3 yd Container||$35.91/month + GST||
$35.91/month + GST
|4 yd Container||$38.23/month + GST||
$38.23/month + GST
|6 yd Container||$40.55/month + GST||
$40.55/month + GST
|8 yd Container||$42.86/month + GST||
$42.86/month + GST