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2011 Map of Birch Hills County
Download Map (23 MB) (PDF Document)

Strategic Plan
(PDF Document)

Meeting Schedule

Council Meeting

June 9, 2016


Council/ Governance

June 23, 2016



Jim Alexy
Manager of
Infrastructure Maintenance

Dion Hynes
Director of Public Works

Michael Coy
Manager of
Infrastructure Projects

Birch Hills County

Birch Hills County is located in the Central Peace Region, bordered by the Peace River to the north and the Smoky River to the east. Located within the County are the hamlets of Eaglesham, Peoria, Tangent, Wanham and Watino. Oil and Gas provide the largest sector of employment in the county.

CPECC Monthly Meeting

The Central Peace Early Childhood Coalition will be holding its monthly meeting June 6th at 7:00pm at the Family First Room in Rycroft School. Everyone is welcome to attend!

CPECC Monthly Meeting(PDF Document)

Effective Immediately: FIRE RESTRICTION

Birch Hills County has moved to a Fire Restriction status effective May 20th, 2016 by Fire Chief Tom Morgan. NO burn permits will be issued however fire pits/campfires are allowed. For all burning inquiries please call the County office at (780) 694-3793.

Burnt River Crossing Closed

The Burnt River Crossing is closed.

April 22, 2016

Community Newsletter

Read the newsletters for Eaglesham (PDF Document) and Wanham(PDF Document)

Tenders & Items for Sale

View all Tenders & Items for Sale

Paying Bills Online

Pay your bills with telephone or online banking...

  • ATB
  • Scotia Bank
  • Credit Union
  • TD Canada Trust
  • CIBC
  • BMO