Beaver control necessary to protect important trees and property

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Beaver control necessary to protect important trees and property

Beaver control necessary to protect important trees and property HIGH RIVER, AB: With spring here, beavers are back at their busy work, which unfortunately can lead to both property damage and safety issues. The Town has identified a particularly troubling location where beavers will need to be humanely removed. Because this location is a highly...

NW Lift Station – Underground Utility Work to Begin April 6
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NW Lift Station – Underground Utility Work to Begin April 6

NW Lift Station – Underground Utility Work to Begin April 6 HIGH RIVER, AB: Starting on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, traffic pattern changes will be implemented along 7th Street NW as underground utility upgrades are completed. The work is part of the NW Lift Station project. There may be short disruptions to traffic along 7th...

Street Sweeping Schedule for Spring 2021
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Street Sweeping Schedule for Spring 2021

Street Sweeping Schedule for Spring 2021 April 1, 2021 High River: Due to mild Spring weather, street sweeping is set to begin a little early this year! Currently, the Operations team is working on Downtown, Commercial & Industrial areas. Residential street sweeping will begin on April 12th and run until the end of May. Signs...

Town facility hours and operations for 2021 Easter weekend
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Town facility hours and operations for 2021 Easter weekend

Town facility hours and operations for 2021 Easter weekend March 30, 2021 HIGH RIVER, AB: Town of High River facilities will be closed on Friday, April 2 and Monday, April 5 for the Good Friday and Easter Monday statutory holidays. These facilities include: Town Hall; Greater Foothills Family Resource Network Centre; Family and Community Support...

Railings Work at NW Stormwater Outfall
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Railings Work at NW Stormwater Outfall

Railings Work at NW Stormwater Outfall March 25, 2021 HIGH RIVER, AB: Starting on Monday, March 29 work will begin to expand the metal railing at the Northwest 3 stormwater outfall into the Highwood River. The outfall is located between Riverside Gardens NW and Riverside Green NW. Expanding the railing will greatly improve operator safety...

Tree Pruning – Wallaceville
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Tree Pruning – Wallaceville

Tree Pruning – Wallaceville March 24, 2021 HIGH RIVER, AB:  Tree pruning will begin this week in the former Wallaceville area, north of the Centre Street bridge. The area is owned by the Government of Alberta, which purchased the Wallaceville properties following the 2013 flood. The work on the trees is expected to take a...

Proper Disposal Prevents Damage to Waste Collection Trucks
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Proper Disposal Prevents Damage to Waste Collection Trucks

Please dispose of Street Sweepings and Yard Waste Properly.  HIGH RIVER, AB:  Now that warmer weather is on its way everyone is starting to clean up around home. Please be sure to follow the disposal options noted below. Do not put loose gravel and yard waste in your garbage bins. Improper disposal can result in...

Garbage Pickup for Good Friday is set for Thursday April 1st
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Garbage Pickup for Good Friday is set for Thursday April 1st

Garbage Pickup for Good Friday is set for Thursday April 1st HIGH RIVER, AB: Mark your calendar for April 1st! In observance of Good Friday, there will be no waste collection on April 2nd.  Town staff will pick up garbage one day early – on Thursday April 1st.  Please make sure you have your bins...

High River invites residents to read stories of seniors’ resilience
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High River invites residents to read stories of seniors’ resilience

High River invites residents to read stories of seniors’ resilience High River – The Town of High River, in partnership with the Town of Okotoks as well as the communities of Black Diamond, Turner Valley, Foothills County and Longview, will begin sharing stories received as part of Project SOS: Share Our Stories starting Wednesday, March...