Press Releases

Press Release - COVID-19 Update for Whitecourt October 28, 2020


Confirmed COVID-19 cases are increasing in Alberta and as a province we are experiencing the highest levels of active cases to date. Recognizing how COVID-19 is impacting Whitecourt and our region, community members are asked to remain vigilant in mitigating the risk of getting sick or spreading COVID-19 locally. 

Press Release - Whitecourt receives $15.6 million from Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program


The Town of Whitecourt is pleased to announce that the Arts & Culture Centre/Library Project has been approved for approximately $15.6 million from the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program (ICIP). Honourable Prasad Panda, Minister of Infrastructure, and Mr. Martin Long, MLA for West Yellowhead, officially announced the grant allocation at the
October 26 Regular Meeting of Whitecourt Town Council.

Press Release - Whitecourt Town Council Update October 14, 2020


Whitecourt has launched a new online Geographic Information System (GIS).  The online platform allows residents to view municipal facilities and infrastructure, as well as various types of property information such as addresses, zoning, lot lines, and assessment.  

Press Release - Whitecourt Town Council Update


PME Inc. has been awarded a contract to complete the Water Systems Upgrades Contract “A” project.  The project, funded in part by the Building Canada Small Communities Fund, includes installation of underground components and modifications to the Hilltop Reservoir and West End Booster Station.