Welcome to Thorsby

A town with the
peaceful, secure and friendly atmosphere
of a small rural community.

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    Community Fit Ltd (CFL) is a non-profit, volunteer group dedicated to raising funds for active based projects and events for Thorsby and County...

  • Stars of Alberta Awards 2018

    The Stars of Alberta Volunteer Awards recognize extraordinary Albertans whose volunteer efforts have contributed to the well-being of their...

  • Public Participation Policy

    Council has recently adopted a new Public Participation Policy. The purpose of the policy is to define and achieve a consistent and coordinated...


    CHANGE OF DATE TO ADVERTISED COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE MEETING Please note that the Committee of the Whole meeting as advertised in the Thorsby Target...

  • Request for Proposals for Concession Services

    REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS ARCTIC SPAS RECREATION COMPLEX CONCESSION SERVICES 2018/2019 The Town of Thorsby is accepting proposals from Community...


    The Blue Glove Campaign is now underway in Thorsby .... Buy a "blue glove" and support prostate cancer research and the Motorcycle Ride for Dad....


    The countdown is on - Thorsby Thunder Days June 16th - HANKIN STREET (Please note, if poor weather conditions prevail, event will be transferred to...


    Saturday June 9 will see Hankin Street, Thorsby host the stopover for the Motorcycle Ride for Dad. Come and check out the hundreds of bikes that...

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Thorsby became a Town, by Order in Council 344/2016 effective January 1 2017.


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Originally incorporated as a Village Dec 31, 1949, the Town of Thorsby we know today is now one of Alberta's newest towns, having been granted  a change of status effective January 1, 2017 via Order in Council 344/2016.  With a population of 1025, and located 30 minutes west of Leduc and 45 minutes southwest of Edmonton it is well positioned to offer amenities found in larger centers but with that small town feel.

As the Town continues to grow, the peaceful, secure and friendly atmosphere of a small rural community remains. Thorsby offers an enviable quality of life for people of all ages, more than sufficient water from our membrane filtration water plant (on stream Jan 2011), schools kindergarten to Grade 12 (new elementary in 2011), and a large recreation facility that provides multiple opportunities such as weight room, dance studio, field house, bowling, racket ball and hockey, plus for the outdoor enthusiast we have walking tails .

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