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The M.D. of Wainwright is situated in the heart of the agriculture and oil industries and is a major partner with one of Canada’s largest military training bases. This makes the M.D. of Wainwright an area of diverse wealth both socially and economically and allows us to provide our residents with many services and the benefit of low taxes.

In addition, the M.D. of Wainwright offers various historical and recreational attractions for residents and visitors.

The M.D. of Wainwright is a progressive community that is a great place to live, work and raise a family. We are glad to welcome you.

In 2016 the M.D. of Wainwright had a population of 4,479 living in 1,459 of its 1,768 total private dwellings, a change of 8.2% from its 2011 population of 4,138. With a land area of 4,156.56 km2 (1,604.86 sq mi), it had a population density of 1.1/km2 (2.8/sq mi) in 2016.

Easter Weekend

The M.D. of Wainwright No. 61 will be closed on Good Friday April 19, 2019 and Easter Monday April 22, 2019.  We will be open regular hours again on Tuesday April 23, 2019.

 

2019 Road Crack Repair

The Municipal District of Wainwright No. 61 invites prices for the repair of approximately 19,100 metres of road cracks.  Interested contractors are invited to review the detailed project package for additional information.  The package may be obtained at the M.D. office, 717 – 14th Avenue, Wainwright, Alberta during regular business hours.

The M.D. of Wainwright reserves the right to waive informalities in, or reject any or all prices, or accept the price deemed most favorable in the interest of the M.D.  The lowest or any price may not necessarily be accepted.

Submissions marked “Road Crack Repair Proposal” will be accepted until 10:00 a.m. May 7, 2019 at the address indicated below.

For additional information or questions please contact Mark Greibrok, Director of Road Construction at 780-842-0486.

                                    Municipal District of Wainwright No. 61

                                    717 – 14th Avenue

                                    Wainwright, Alberta

                                    T9W 1B3

 

No Spray & Roadside Haying Agreement

The deadline for the M.D. of Wainwright No Spray and Roadside Haying agreements is May 1st!  If you are interested in participating in the program this year, please stop in at the M.D. office to fill out an application form.  Forms are also available online here.  The roadside spray program will commence June 1st and rodside mowing will begin July 15th and will be completed by Auguest 31st.

1st Annual Backyard Gardening Workshop

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Open House April 16, 2019

The Ratepayers of the M.D. of Wainwright are invited to an
“OPEN HOUSE”
at the Administration Office in Wainwright on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 from
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Council and staff will be in attendance.
Refreshments will be served.
The Financial Statements, 2019 Draft Budget and Future Plans
will be available.
Hope to see you there!

Road Oil Product Supply

The Municipal District of Wainwright No. 61 invites prices for the supply of approximately 745 metric tonnes of MC 250 road oil product for 2019. Supplier(s) will be required to deliver product to the M.D. of Wainwright Public Works Yard in Wainwright, Alberta.  Please submit prices on the attached Schedule B.

The M.D. of Wainwright reserves the right to waive informalities in, or reject any or all prices, or accept the price deemed most favorable in the interest of the M.D.  The lowest or any price may not necessarily be accepted. 

Submissions marked “2019 Road Oil Supply” will be accepted until 10:00 a.m. April 11, 2019 at the address indicated below.

For additional information or questions please contact Mark Greibrok, Director of Road Construction at 780-842-0486.

Municipal District of Wainwright No. 61
717 – 14th Avenue
Wainwright, Alberta
T9W 1B3

2018 Financial Statement Available

The audited financial statement for 2018 is available from http://www.mdwainwright.ca/index.php/council/finacial-report

Road Ban Update

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2018 Completed Construction

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Strychnine Notice

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M.D. of Wainwright No. 61 Construction Operators & Labourers

The M.D. of Wainwright is inviting applications for seasonal Construction Operators and Labourers for the 2019 construction season.

Qualified applicants must have a valid class 5 driver’s license and prior equipment operation experience would be an asset.

Further detail and information may be obtained by contacting the Director of Road Construction at the M.D. Public Works Shop at (780) 842-4024. Please submit applications to:

M.D. of Wainwright No. 61

Attn:  Public Works Shop

717-14th Avenue

Wainwright, AB  T9W 1B3

Fax:  (780) 842-4110

Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Only those requested for an interview will be contacted.

From the Ground Up!

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CAP Announcement

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STARS Thanks M.D.

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Glenda Farnden from STARS makes a presentation to Reeve Bob Barss of the M.D. of Wainwright No. 61 in recognition of the M.D.'s funding commitment of $10,000 per year for four years.

Range Road 75 Bridge Near Fabyan

Please be advised that due to damage from and accident, the M.D. of Wainwright No. 61 has temporarily lowered the weight restriction on the old Fabyan Bridge located on Range Road 75 just north of Hwy 14.  The bridge capacity is now a maximum of 15 tons.  This change is effective immediately.

Unacceptable Waste for a Front Load Bin

The M.D. of Wainwright and Waste Management would like to remind everyone that the following items are unacceptable waste for front load bins.

  • No appliances or furniture
  • Hazardous materials or any container having contained such material
  • Free liquids, oily wastes, oil filters oily rags, sludge’s and semi-solids
  • Solvents, greases, empty containers
  • Paint, thinner or remover cans (unless RCRA empty, solidified or triple rinsed
  • Treated wood, railroad ties, industrial waste
  • Animal wastes and / or carcasses
  • Drums / containers (sealed)
  • Burned debris
  • Compressed cylinders (propane, oxygen etc.)
  • Batteries, transformer, ballasts
  • Household chemicals
  • Herbicides and pesticide containers
  • Hydrocarbon soils
  • Asbestos
  • Biomedical waste
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Radioactive materials, naturally occurring (NORM)

Thank you from the M.D. of Wainwright No. 61 and Waste Management

Road Closure Update

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