For booking and information for Riverdale, please call 780-842-2996
For booking and information for Arm Lake, please call 780-842-4727
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.
In 2016 the M.D. of Wainwright had a population of 4,479 living in 1,459 of its 1,768 total private dwellings, a change of 8.2% from its 2011 population of 4,138. With a land area of 4,156.56 km2 (1,604.86 sq mi), it had a population density of 1.1/km2 (2.8/sq mi) in 2016.
Because of COVID-19, the M.D. of Wainwright will be streaming our Council meetings on both Facebook and Youtube. Council meetings are held every third Tuesday starting at 9:00 AM. Click on either link below to listen in.
MD of Wainwright – YouTube
Our next scheduled Council meeting is October 15, 2021 @ 9:00 AM
Please visit http://battlerivercountry.ca to see all of the local attractions in the M.D. of Wainwright.
Applications are now open for the 2021 Canada-Alberta Livestock Feed Assistance Initiative. Sign into AFSC Connect to apply. If you are not an AFSC client, you will need to be set up as an AFSC client for this AgriRecovery initiative.
Getting ready for AgriRecovery
The bridge located at Range Road 75 (Fabyan Bridge) has been closed to all traffic. There was an incident that impacted the top structures of the bridge and until a full inspection can be complete the bridge will be closed on recommendation of our engineer.
Prescribed Regions List now includes most of Alberta including the M.D. of Wainwright. Please see the Government of Canada website for more information.
There have been changes to the Canadian Agricultural Partnership – Youth Agriculture Education Program, for more please click the link https://cap.alberta.ca/CAP/program/YOUTH_EDUCATION
There have been changes to the Canadian Agricultural Partnership – On-Farm Value-Added Program, for more information please click the link https://cap.alberta.ca/CAP/program/PRGM_NAME_2