News

Picnic Volunteers Needed

June 23 2022

We are pleased to say that our annual picnic will be held in person at the park again this year!      Date: Saturday, July 16.  The AIM will be at 2pm, with the picnic to start ~ 4pm.   To make this happen, we need volunteers to help organize the day.  - to select…

Certification of Mailing of Tax Notices

June 21 2022

Certification of Mailing of Tax Notices This is notification under Section 336 (1) of the Municipal Government Act that Combined Tax Notices & Property Assessments were mailed to all property owners in the Summer Village of Itaska Beach on June 21, 2022. Please note:…

Playground Construction

June 7 2022

Throughout the summer, while construction is happening, areas of the playground may be closed.  Please respect onsite signage and stay away from any areas under construction.   The basketball pavement expansion will be late June.  The new posts will not likely…

Spring Road Ban Removed

May 31 2022

This morning the spring road ban was removed.  Trucks can return to 75 percent of their axle weight through the Summer Village. Road Ban Order #2022-02...

Letter from Council Regarding Proposed Feedlot

May 26 2022

Summer Village Council is thanking all who filed a letter of concern with the Natural Resources Conservation Board regarding the proposed CFO (Confined Feeding Operation) near Pigeon Lake.  Mayor and Council wish to encourage continued involvement from Itaska residents.…

Playground Repairs Update

May 19 2022

The playground safety repairs have been completed!  While the fish has not yet been fully repaired, it has been ground down so it is safe to use.  You are welcome to use and play on the playground that was existing.  For the expansion areas - we are still working…

Spring Leaf Pick Up

May 18 2022

Tuesday May 24th have your bagged leaves ready for pick-up.  This is to assist in getting yards cleaned up. The leaves must be placed in a clear bag, and placed at the front of your driveway, the same place you normally put your trash bins.Any material other than…

NEPL Bylaw Proposal

May 17 2022

The Northeast Pigeon Lake Regional Services Commission (NEPL) is contemplating a bylaw, to update rates and clarify when a charge for a second dwelling on a property would be charged. A  dwelling would have a charge if it contains both a kitchen and a bathroom.  …

Power Outage

May 6 2022

Fortis Alberta will be performing line maintenance in the Itaska Beach area on Monday May 9, 2022 from 9:30 am to 1:30 pm.   If you have any questions or need assistance call Chris Burt of Fortis Alberta 780-464-8377....

Playground Fixes & Enhancements

May 4 2022

The playground safety repairs will start on Tuesday May 10.   After reviewing the feedback from the playground survey, Council has proceeded to make some additions to the playground while the repairs are taking place.  Coming soon will be a 33’ Sky Run Zip Track,…

New Development Permit Requirements

May 4 2022

Effective May 16th 2022, there will be new requirements for all new builds and additions.  A letter from a Professional Engineer will be required declaring any proposed changes to site drainage will not cause water to flow onto neighbouring properties. To see the…

Citizen Scientists Needed

April 26 2022

The Pigeon Lake Watershed Association is creating a "Lake Log" to gain more knowledge about the lake and watershed. Volunteers are needed to contribute observations documenting the watershed.  If you are interested in becoming a citizen scientist there are many opportunities…

Confined Feeding Operation Update

April 19 2022

The deadline for submissions to the Natural Resources Conservation Board has passed.  The board will review the application, and make a decision. The Pigeon Lake Watershed Association is providing this update....

Scanner for Sale

April 14 2022

An Epson DS-6000 scanner was purchased in 2015 using grant funding for $3,075.16 for the electronic scanning project. The scanning project is complete, and the Epson scanner is no longer required. The Epson scanner now 8 years old. To note, it does still work. The…

Proposed Confined Feeding Operation In Pigeon Lake Watershed

March 30 2022

Greg Thalen and G&S Cattle Ltd. has filed Application RA21045 with the Natural ResourcesConservation Board (NRCB) to obtain an approval to construct a new confined feeding operation(CFO) on the NW 3-47-2 W5M in Wetaskiwin County, Alberta. The application is to construct…

Road Ban

March 23 2022

Effective Friday March 25th, 2022, Trucks are required to travel on Summer Village roads at fifty percent of their axle weight.This prevents road damage during spring break up.  The road ban will likely be lifted in June. Official Road Ban Order...

Easter Egg Hunt

March 22 2022

The Easter Bunny is coming to Mulhurst Bay! Please check out this poster to get all the details....

Public Works Call for Tenders

March 10 2022

The Summer Village of Itaska Beach is calling for tenders to provide a variety of public works services.  The contract will cover a period of three years from 2022-2025. CONTRACT DESCRIPTION...

Public Health Restrictions Loosened

March 2 2022

The Alberta Government has changed some of the Covid-19 restrictions.  Face masks are no longer required in most instances. Please see the Alberta Government Website for more information.  ...

Amazing Response! Thank you!

February 24 2022

The Summer Village of Itaska Beach wants to thank everyone who completed the survey.  There was a tremendous response with many thoughtful suggestions and ideas.  We are grateful for the guidance as we move forward with improvements....