- 27, 2017
Water Update - August 27
We received back the results of the recent water analysis that was undertaken. Algae and cyanobacteria were the cursers that were looked for within our raw water ponds and we are happy to report that there is no cyanobacteria bloom present which is good news. Everything showed within acceptable ranges and which leads us to believe that the odour is caused by naturally occurring bacteria called Actinomycetes. Actinomycetes are closely allied with microscopic plants and are one celled, fill...
- 23, 2017
Fortis planned outage Thursday Aug 24, 2017
Please be advised that due to a planned power outage Thursday August 24, to replace a power pole that was struck by a vehicle between the Municipal office and the Hotel today, the office will only be open until 10:00 a.m on Thursday, and Arctic Spas Recreation Complex will not be open at all, while crews carry out essential pole replacement work. Information we received from Fortis this afternoon, advised that other impacted businesses and homes would be advised directly by Fortis of the p...
- 16, 2017
Community Updates - August 16
Water: Further to last weeks update, we are still awaiting on the results from the raw water pond testing. The results from the tests will provide direction for focus on resolution to the taste and odour issues that have been experienced over the summer. Street Lights: Fortis will be commencing work at the end of this month in upgrading the street lights to LED. Water & Sewer replacement 47 Street: We are advised that following delays on other projects due to inclement weather,...
- 09, 2017
Water update - August 9, 2017
We appreciate the continued patience of residents while we continue to work on solutions. We are pleased to report some areas are indicating improvements, but others continue to experience the taste and odour issue albeit at lower levels. Our thanks go to our residents in assisting in identifying areas where changes are occurring, and we ask that continue to let us know of the changes you are experiencing. Water treatment is a complex operation and we must ensure that any steps we take...
- 27, 2017
TOWN OF THORSBY 2017 MUNICIPAL CENSUS NOTICE Please be advised that the Town of Thorsby is holding a Municipal Census. The purpose of the census is to ensure that our municipality gets it share of grant funding and to help plan for improvements to our community such as infrastructure needs, etc. as per capita based. The Municipal Census is being conducted under the authority of the Municipal Government Act. The collection of personal information is authorized by section 33c of the Fr...
- 27, 2017
THORSBY SALUTES VOLUNTEERS
April 23 - 29 National Volunteer Week Without Volunteers, our world would be a very different place, and Thorsby is blessed to have a wealth of Volunteers who make a difference across the whole community. From those involved with child and youth groups, sporting and seniors groups, through our schools and community groups, volunteer income tax and Christmas Elves programs, those that support environmental projects, health and wellness and agricultural groups etc. etc., the list goes on a...
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