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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Town of High Level Evacuation Notice

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The Town of High Level is now issuing an Evacuation Order for the town as of May 20, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. Evacuations will be carried out by zones, within town limits. Residents are recommended to secure their residences (lock doors and windows) take any per...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

TOHL not accepting donations

At this time please note The Town of High Level and Area are not accepting donations. We thank you for your concern, for more information please continue to monitor the Town Website at www.highlevel.ca and the Alberta Wildfire website at www.wildfire.albe...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Mackenzie County Evacuation Livestock support

The County has arranged for stock trailers to assist any residents in the evacuation area that need support moving livestock. If you require assistance contact Dave Schellenberg with the County at 780-821-3103. When you call, the more information you can ...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Mandatory Evacuation Mackenzie County Residents South and Southeast of high level

Mackenzie County Update as of May 20, 2019 at 11:40

Mackenzie County has declared a State of Local Emergency and has issued a mandatory evacuation for residents living South and Southeast of the Town of High Level (see map). All evacuees must register at t...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

TOHL General Public Inquires

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For general public inquires High Level residents can contact the Town of High Level Municipal Office at 780-926-2201.

Please continue to monitor the Town Website at www.highlevel.ca and the Alberta Wildfire website at www.wildfire.alberta.ca. And Download ...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Tolko Industries Operations Suspended

May 20, 2019 @ 12:12 PM TOLKO INDUSTRIES 

Operations at the Tolko Mill have been suspended until further notice due to the power outage

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Town of High Level State of Local Emergency May 20, 2019 11:15 AM

At 11:15 AM the Town of High Level Municipal Council had declared a State of Local Emergency(SOLE) for the Town of High Level.  The SOLE allows the municipality to invoke additional legislative powers where required to control an emergency. &...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

High Level and Area Evacuation Alert May 20, 2019 @11:00 AM

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As a result of the fire behavior over the last few days The Town of High Level is now issuing an Evacuation Alert for High Level and area as of May 20, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. The purpose of the Evacuation Alert is to inform residents of a potential or current...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

High Level & Area Wildfire Update May 20, 2019 @10:00 AM

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As of 10:00 a.m. May 20, 2019, the town remains in no immediate danger, but residents are recommended to remain vigilant and be prepared to evacuate if conditions change.

The eastern flank of the fire had slow growth over night. The HLFD will begin Sprinkl...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

High Level Electricity Update May 20, 2019 @ 9:15 AM

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The power is out in the entire north and east regions, including the of Town of High Level, First Nation Reserves and all of Mackenzie County. Atco Electric is working to restore the electricity with an estimated time of 6-8 hours.

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

High Level and Area Wild fire Update May 20, 2019 @9:00 AM

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As of 9:00 a.m. May 20, 2019, the town remains in no immediate danger, but residents are recommended to remain vigilant and be prepared to evacuate if conditions change.

The eastern flank of the fire had slow growth over night. The HLFD will begin Sprinkle...

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Posted on: May 19, 2019

High Level Wildfire Update May 19 @ 9:00 PM

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As of 9:00 p.m. the town remains in no immediate danger, but residents are recommended to remain vigilant and be prepared to evacuate if conditions change.

Alberta Wildfire Management will monitor the fire through the night and will immediately notify the ...

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Posted on: May 19, 2019

High Level Area Wildfire Update

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As of 4:00 p.m. on May 19th there continues to be no imminent threat to the Town of High Level from the wildfire burning to the southwest of town.  

The wildfire has crossed Highway 58 32 kilometers to the west of High Level.  

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Posted on: May 19, 2019

Public Notice re: Fire and power service

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The wildfire has crossed Highway 58 approximately 32 kilometers west of High Level. While there remains no imminent threat to the community there is a chance of a disruption to the electrical services.

 The Town is in contact with ATCO Power and w...

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Posted on: May 19, 2019

High Level Area Wildfire Update

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Although there is no imminent danger to the Town of High Level from the wildfire south of town, our Fire Department is preparing for the possible protection of Norbord.  A number of fire departments will be arriving to assist with the protection ...

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Posted on: May 19, 2019

Preparing for an Emergency

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To keep up to date on the most recent information you can download the Alberta Emergency Alert App https://www.emergencyalert.alberta.ca/content/about/mobileapp.html or the Alberta Wildfire App https://open.alberta.ca/interact/alberta-wildfire. Informatio...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

FIRE BAN & OHV Ban is now in effect

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The wildfire danger for the High Level Forest Area has climbed to Very High. Due to warmer temperatures, gusty winds and no significant rainfall in the forecast. A Fire Ban and Off-Highway Vehicle Restriction is now in effect. Please use caution in the fo...

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

HL Spring Clean Up Week

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SPRING CLEAN UP 2019

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Posted on: May 7, 2019

FVSD Bus Loop Construction

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Commencing the week of May 6th, 2019 the Fort Vermilion School Division will be constructing a ‘bus loop’ immediately south of the existing track at High Level Public School.  This project will create a centralized bus pick-up...

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Volunteer Income Tax Help

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Volunteer Income tax (3)

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

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By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see...

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