Skip navigation


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

Strategic Plan
(PDF Document)

Meeting Schedule

Council Meeting

May 14, 2015

Council/Governance Meeting

May 28, 2015


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.

Alberta prepares for wildfire season

Birch Hills County has removed their fire bans. Please contact the County office before you burn.

April 27, 2015 10.50am

Community Newsletter

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


In recognition of National Hospice Palliative Care Week, May 3 – 9, 2015, the Grande Prairie Hospice Palliative Care Society is pleased to present a Community Workshop on May 6, 2015 from 9 AM – 4 PM. Please see this LINK for location, how to register and further info on the presentation.

Care & Prepare: Compassionate Contemplative End of Life Care

Facilitator: Rayne Johnson

We would like to invite caregivers, health care providers, family & friends of persons in care, volunteers, and community members to a wonderful day of learning. Conversations will include: Advance Care Planning, Death Midwifery, Grief & Mourning, and the Value of Creating Community in order to have a supportive end of life process.

Please join us for this Free Workshop. Coffee breaks and lunch will be provided.

You can also find further event info on our Facebook Page: Grande Prairie Hospice Palliative Care Society


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