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Upcoming Events

The official candidates for the Town of Barrhead 2017 Municipal Election are:

David McKenzie
Mark Vriend

Ty Assaf
Dausen Kluin
Rod Klumph
Shelley Oswald
Leslie Penny
Gregory R. Semenchuk
Don Smith

Watch our Calendar for Election Day details.

The new Barrhead Regional Aquatics Centre is officially OPEN!!
Hours of operation are as follows:

Monday to Friday 6:30 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Pool hours are subject to change. Click here for detailed information on programs and availability.

Monday, October 16, 2017 is Election Day for the Town of Barrhead. The residents of the Town of Barrhead will elect one Mayor and six Councillors to serve a four your term.

Election Day is Monday, October 16, 2017

For more information contact Cheryl Callihoo, Returning Officer at the Town Office at 780-674-3301.

The Town of Barrhead is reviewing and amending the Municipal Development Plan as such attached is a survey, we hope you will take the time and provide the Town with your thoughts on the Plan.

See attachment.

Barrhead Regional Aquatics Centre

July 14th, 2017 6:00 P.M.

Grand Opening Itinerary
• Introductions of VIPs on stage (6:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.)
• Message from the Gerry St. Pierre, Mayor of Barrhead
• Message from the Doug Drozd, Reeve County of Barrhead No.11
• Message from the Glenn van Dijken, MLA Barrhead-Morinville-Westlock
• Message from the Arnold Viersen, MP Peace River – Westlock
• Message from the architecture BR2
• Message from the general contractor Clark Builders
• Message from the president of the Barrhead and...

The Summer Programs 2017 Brochure is finally here!! Parents sign up your children for fun summer activities!!

Registration for programs begins Monday, June 19, 2017 and will continue until the date of the program. Registration hours are: June 19-22 8:30a.m. - 6:00p.m., June 23, 26, 27 & 28 from 8:00-4:30p.m. No registrations on June 29 & 30. All registrations up until June 28, 2017 will be held at the Barrhead Agrena lobby (5607-47St, however, due to the 2017 Grad Celebrations, registration location is subject to change. After July 4, 2017...

At the May 23rd Council Meeting, Mayor St. Pierre, Deputy Reeve Bill Lee, Fire Chief John Whittaker and Deputy Fire Chief Gary Hove presented the Firefighters with badges for the completion of their Firefighter 1001 Level 1 and 2 Professional Firefighters Certification.

Back Row L to R: Craig Plitt and James Aasman

Front Row L to R: Mayor St. Pierre, Deputy Chief Gary Hove, Gina Hofstra, Matthew Hofstra, Cole Kooger, Steve Fylyshtan, Tyler Kalmbach, Jesse Whitney, Ted Amos, County of Barrhead Deputy Reeve Bill Lee and Fire Chief John Whittaker.

Missing is Jared Spies...

• Bronze Medallion prerequisite is 13 years of age
• Bronze Cross prerequisite must have Bronze Medallion
• Standard First Aid or Aquatic Emergency Care
• National Lifeguard prerequisite is Standard First Aid with CPR C and a current Bronze Cross
• To find a listing of courses please go on line at to view upcoming courses.

The Alberta Municipal Affairs 2015 Financial Indicators Report is provided for your information.

The Town prepares the Financial Information Report and submits it to Alberta Municipal Affairs on an annual basis, once the financial audit has been completed. The Province then compiles all financial details and prepares the comparative Financial Indicator Graphs report for each municipality. The details on most pages are from 2010 to 2015, with municipalities in the 3,000 to 6,000 population range.

When looking at the reports the yellow line indicates the Town of Barrhead,...

The Alberta Municipal Affairs 2015 Key Measures of Municipal Sustainability Report is provided for your information.

The Town prepares the Audited Financial Statement and Municipal Financial Information Return and submits it to Alberta Municipal Affairs on an annual basis. The Province then compiles all details and prepares the Key Measures of Municipal Sustainability Report for each municipality. The information is used as an initial screening tool for identifying municipalities that may benefit from additional ministry support. As noted on the report the Town of Barrhead did...