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Richard Froese South Peace News Big Lakes County may top up funding to aid a local organization to repair a leaking roof on a community hall. At its regular meeting March 14, council directed administration to obtain more information about…

Richard Froese South Peace News Big Lakes County council continues to debate how to most effectively extend water to more rural properties. At its regular meeting March 14, council discussed whether to connect to the property line or to the…

Richard Froese South Peace News Tourism service in Big Lakes County may get evaluated under a visitor-friendly assessment in the coming months. At its regular meeting March 14, council approved an administration recommendation to apply for funding of $45,000 from…

Richard Froese South Peace News Big Lakes County will not be building a road bridge to a private residence at a cost that could reach $1 million. At its regular meeting Feb. 28, council received for information a report from…

Richard Froese South Peace News An opportunity is on tap to extend water service to more people in rural areas of Big Lakes County. Steps to expand drinking water were introduced in a draft policy presented to council at its…

Richard Froese South Peace News A public hearing will be held in Big Lakes County March 28 to get views from residents on allowing industrial camps. At its regular meeting Feb. 28, county gave first reading to land-use bylaw to…

Richard Froese South Peace News Regulations to locate sea cans in Big Lakes County have been finalized. At its regular meeting Feb. 28, council adopted a bylaw to regulate placement of the items. Although no submissions were received at the…

Richard Froese South Peace News Changes have been proposed for hamlet recreation and culture funding in Big Lakes County. At its regular meeting Feb. 14, council tabled a proposed policy to its next regular meeting Feb. 28. “We have too…

Richard Froese South Peace News A policy for Big Lakes County to expand rural potable water services to residential and business properties has been presented to council. At its regular meeting Feb. 14, council tabled the draft policy to its…

Richard Froese South Peace News Draft area structure plans for Faust, Grouard and Joussard are ready to return for public review in April. At its regular meeting Feb. 28, Big Lakes County council was updated on public comments at open…

Richard Froese South Peace News Changes have been proposed for hamlet recreation and culture funding in Big Lakes County. At its regular meeting Feb. 14, council tabled a proposed policy to its next meeting Feb. 28. “We have too many…

Richard Froese South Peace News Grants of more than $5.5 million have been awarded to Big Lakes County to cover some of the cost of a Joussard water project that have increased to almost $9.8 million. At its regular meeting…