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March 1, 2024

Development Permits - Updates & Decisions

Want to know if your neighbour has a Development Permit for their new deck or garage or what new business will be opening in Town? Planning & Development updates all Development Permit decisions weekly on the Town’s website since 2020. You can access this information by following the link: Development Permits - Updates & Decisions...

February 23, 2024

Land Use Bylaw - New Unofficial Office Consolidation now available

Through the month of February 2024, Planning & Development worked on a new "unofficial office consolidation" of the Town's Land Use Bylaw (a total of 345 pages) for ease of reference. Please check out the new version:  link....

February 22, 2024

Seeking Town Resident for FCSS Regional Advisory Board

St. Paul Regional FCSS & Family Resource Network is seeking a Town Resident for their Regional Advisory Board. Contact Information Lynn Smid, St. Paul Regional FCSS Director Ph: 780-645-5311 Email: lsmid@town.stpaul.ab.ca Additional information can be found here....

February 20, 2024

Outdoor Rinks

UPDATE: Tuesday, February 20, 2024   There are currently 5 Outdoor Rink for use and are located unless indicated as CLOSED next to it: Lagasse Park: 47 St. & Lakeshore Drive Crescent Park: 4034-46 Ave Lions Park: 4838-50 Ave Lingin Park: 5409-52 Ave -CLOSED Spring Creek Park: 4413-58 St. -CLOSED   More information on our parks can be found here: https://www.stpaul.ca/visitors/parks-and-playgrounds…

February 15, 2024

Media Release: Town of St. Paul Receives New Electric Ice Resurfacing Unit

For Immediate Release Date: February 15, 2024 Town of St. Paul Receives New Electric Ice Resurfacing Unit to Enhance Sustainability at Clancy Richard Arena St. Paul, AB: The Town of St. Paul, with funding from the Municipal Climate Change Action Centre’s (MCCAC) Electric Vehicles for Municipalities (EVM) Program, has acquired a fully electric 2023 Olympia Millennium…

February 14, 2024

Modified Garbage Pickup

Please be advised that due the February Family Day Long Weekend, the Garbage Schedule will be modified as follows:  Monday's Route will be combined and picked up with Tuesday's Route....

February 13, 2024

Extra Public Skating & Shinny Hockey

There will be extra public skating & shinny hockey this week at the Clancy Arena!  Public Skating: Thursday, Feb 15: 12:45 - 1:45pm Friday, Feb 16: 12:45 - 1:45pm Friday, Feb 16: 6:15 - 7:15pm Saturday, Feb 17: 12:30 - 1:30pm Shinny Hockey:  Thursday, Feb 15: 2:00 - 3:30pm Friday, Feb 16: 2:00 - 3:30pm  ...

February 13, 2024

Cancelled: Commitee of the Whole

Please be advised that the Committee of the Whole Meeting for Thursday, February 15th for 6:00 p.m. has been cancelled....

February 13, 2024

NOTICE | Bylaw 2024-01 | Rezoning of 5130-45 Avenue to enable a Supportive Living Facility | Mannawanis Native Friendship Centre Society | 2nd Reading - DEFEATED

This file is also known as: Mannawanis proposed Transitional Housing project Oct 5, 2023:  Developer held an Open House. To rezone property from Residential Medium Density District (R2) to Institutional District (I). Dec 22, 2023:  The developer has provided their public engagement report to Town Administration for review. The developer's full report can be found…

February 12, 2024

RCMP Detachment: Front Reception Closure

Please be advised that the front reception at the RCMP Detachment will be closed to the public due to scheduled building maintenance. Starting: Monday, February 12th at 4:00pm Completion: Wednesday, February 14th at 5:00pm There will be no administrative assistance available during this time frame.  Calls for service will be re-routed to the OCC Operational Communications…

February 2, 2024

NOTICE | Building Code Change - effective May 1, 2024

The Town of St. Paul recommends that The Inspection Group Inc. be engaged when building plans are being drawn to ensure that the drawings are complying with the new building code coming into force on May 1, 2024.     The new building code change affects all of Alberta.   Please apply early for your development permit (Feb & Mar) & building permit to be able to…

February 1, 2024

Shiver Fest 2024

Plenty of community activities taking place February 15th to 19th for the upcoming Family Day Celebrations.  2024 Shiver Fest: Poster of Events...

January 25, 2024

Trails & Trail Tourism: Survey

Let’s Talk Trails and Trail Tourism in the St. Paul / Elk Point region. Your interests, knowledge, and concerns related to trails and trails tourism are important. We would like to hear your ideas, suggestions, and insights to help guide and identify strategies and actions. Please fill out our online survey at https://survey.alchemer-ca.com/s3/50238280/cd82a8ec7954…

January 19, 2024

Ticket Giveaway: 2024 Sentinel Storage Alberta Scotties Tournament of Hearts

The Town of St. Paul is giving away 5 pairs of Round Robin Tickets valid for single draw entry to 2024 Sentinel Storage Alberts Scotties Tournament of Hearts. Each pair is for entrance to one draw of your choice between Wednesday and Saturday.  Deadline to Enter: Monday, January 22, 2024 at 12pm (Noon) MST This is in no way affiliated with Facebook or Instagram.…

January 17, 2024

Advertising Bylaw

Bylaw 2023-11:  Advertising Bylaw / Following the public hearing on January 8, 2024, Administration has prepared additional information that Council requested. This bylaw will be presented again for Council's review on January 22, 2024.  The agenda is expected to be published on January 19, 2024 here.  You may also click this link to view the live stream during…

January 14, 2024

Garbage Pick Up Cancelled

Update #2: Friday’s Route will be picked up today. Monday’s Route will be combined and picked up with Tuesday’s Route on January 16th. Update: Residents of Friday’s Route that was cancelled will have their garbage picked up with Mondays’ Route - January 15, 2024 Please be advised that garbage pick up for Friday, January 12th has been CANCELLED due to…

January 12, 2024

Transfer Station Closure

Please note that the Transfer Station will remain open until 6pm today however it will be closed Saturday, January 13th due to cold weather.Regular Hours will resume on Tuesday, January 16th....

January 5, 2024

Golf Course Mechanic Position

The Town of St. Paul is looking for a Golf Club Mechanic. The successful candidate will be highly motivated, organized and responsible for maintaining our fleet of turf moving equipment, tractors, trucks, carts and various other smaller pieces and tools. Included in this position is effectively making timely and efficient repairs to keep equipment in rotation and…

January 5, 2024

Campground Manager Position

The Town of St. Paul is currently accepting applications for contracted services for the seasonal care and maintenance of two (2) local campgrounds starting May 2024 to October 2024.  Reporting to the Director of Parks and Recreation and the Facilities Manager.  Click here for the details on the position.  Please submit applications to: Human Resources Coordinator…

January 4, 2024

Calling All Artisans

We Want Your Creations. We are looking to recreate what our Landing Pad looks like during the summer months with locally made creations for purchase as we anticipate many visitors to our community during the curling provincials.The Landing Pad will be open for 4 days - Wednesday til Saturday - with hours of operation to be shared in the upcoming week. Send us an…

December 19, 2023

Ice Rental Available

The Clancy Richard Arena & CAP Arena are available to rent on the following days/times during the holiday break: CAP ARENA ($95.00/hr) Saturday, December 23rd:  12:30-1:30    1:30-2:30  2:30-3:30 CLANCY ARENA ($101.00/hr) Friday, December 29th:  11:30 - 12:30 -BOOKED  4:00 - 5:00  5:00 - 6:00 Saturday, December 30th:  4:15 - 5:15 -BOOKED  5:15 - 6:15 -BOOKED…

December 19, 2023

2023 Holiday Hours

Here is a look at the Town of St. Paul's 2023 Holiday Hours by Department. You can also find further information on the modified garbage schedule and Transfer Station Hours here....

December 15, 2023

Advisory Board Member Position: Parks and Recreation

The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board has one Town member-at-large position to fill on their Board. This committee meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month.  This term is to fill an open vacancy on the Board that will expire in December 2025.  The applicant must reside in the Town of St. Paul. The deadline to apply is January 15, 2024 at 12 noon MST.   Click…

December 13, 2023

Town Talk - December 12, 2023

Here is the December 12, 2023 Edition of Town Talk. ...

December 7, 2023

Property Tax Deadline

A reminder that a 15% penalty will be applied to all property taxes with an outstanding balance on January 1, 2024. Finance Department Holiday Hours:December 23 - 26: ClosedDecember 27 - 29: 8:30am - 4:30pmDecember 30 & 31: ClosedJanuary 1: ClosedJanuary 2: Regular HoursMethods of Payment: Telephone or internet banking through your financial institution (your roll…