Lesser Slave River News

Interdepartmental News and Resources

Be Aware of Farm Machinery on the Roads

With the summer season now drawing to a close, farmers in the MD are hustling to harvest their investments off the field. Motorists should expect to see an increase in machinery on the roads, both rural and highways.

High Water Affecting MD Infrastructure

High water levels are beginning to impact MD infrastructure. Muskeg Road and the Municipal Boat Launch washrooms are affected.

2020 Vendor & Equipment Registration Opportunity

The MD is accepting applications to its 2020 Vendor & Equipment Registration.

Muskeg Road Portion of Old Smith Hwy Restricted

The Muskeg Road portion of the Old Smith Highway is restricted indefinitely to local traffic only due to poor road conditions.

MLA Pat Rhen Shares Update on our Roads

On May 7, 2020, Pat Rhen, MLA for Lesser Slave Lake, shared an update on his Facebook page thanking his constituents for reaching out to him about the poor conditions of our local roads:

Road Ban Order 2020-92 in Effect

Road Ban Order No. 2020-92 comes into effect as of  8:00 am on Friday, June 12, 2020. This Order rescinds all previous Road Ban Orders and shall remain in effect until further notice.

Potholes on our Highways (Amended)

In consideration of the COVID-19 pandemic, the MD has moderated its stance on the state of regional highway infrastructure.

Welcome to Lesser Slave River

Just a few hours due north of Edmonton lies the remarkable region of Lesser Slave River. From breathtaking expanses of boreal forest and unspoiled natural wonders to a thriving economy and genuine work/life balance, opportunities abound.

Here you'll discover a place of rugged beauty. A place of real people. A place you'll never want to leave.

Reeve Murray Kerik
Municipal District of Lesser Slave River no. 124

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