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Town Council Requests Review of Alternate Downtown Dike Designs Following Riverside Drive Public Hearing

DRUMHELLER, April 27, 2022 – On April 19, 2022, a Public Hearing was held to give members of the public impacted by proposed Bylaw 05.22 (Riverside Drive East) the opportunity to address…

Posted on: Apr. 27 2022

Tree Removal in Downtown, Midland, and Newcastle Complete

The tree removal process in Downtown, Midland, and Newcastle is now complete. The health of the trees were assessed, and any trees in good or fair health will be replaced at a ratio of…

Posted on: Apr. 27 2022

Community Code of Conduct

The Town of Drumheller takes all incidents of aggressive, violent, or abusive nature against our staff very seriously. All town employees and those contracted by the town have the right…

Posted on: Mar. 21 2022

Memorial Benches, Plaques, and Tables

With construction for the Flood Mitigation Project starting soon, memorial benches, plaques, and tables located in construction areas will be temporarily moved to make room for project…

Posted on: Mar. 14 2022

Tree Removal & Repurposing Update

Attention: Drumheller Residents The tree removal process has commenced to make room for upcoming Flood Mitigation Project work.  While the Town of Drumheller makes every effort to avoid…

Posted on: Feb. 24 2022

Drumheller Flood Mitigation Office Updates on the Lehigh Comprehensive Flood Mitigation Analysis Study

The Town of Drumheller stands by and fully supports the Drumheller Resiliency and Flood Mitigation Office (DRFMO) in regard to the selected flood solution that will keep everyone in the…

Posted on: Jan. 27 2022

Drumheller Resiliency and Flood Mitigation Office Update

On Thursday, January 6, 2022, a meeting for Lehigh residents was held where they were provided with information and informed that it is no longer safe to continue to reside in Lehigh.  Engineering…

Posted on: Jan. 10 2022

WATCH NOW: Downtown Dike Flood Mitigation Virtual Q & A

Thank you to everyone who was able to join us for the Downtown Dike Flood Mitigation Virtual Q&A held on Thursday, December 9. For those who were unable to attend, a recording of the session…

Posted on: Dec. 10 2021

WATCH NOW: Newcastle Flood Mitigation Virtual Q&A

Thank you to everyone who was able to join us for the Newcastle Flood Mitigation Virtual Q&A held on Wednesday, December 1. For those who were unable to attend, a recording of the session…

Posted on: Dec. 2 2021

WATCH NOW: Midland Flood Mitigation Virtual Q&A

Thank you to everyone who was able to join us for the Midland Flood Mitigation Virtual Q&A held on Thursday, November 18. For those who were unable to attend, a recording of the session…

Posted on: Nov. 19 2021

Upcoming Community Engagement Sessions

The Drumheller Resiliency and Flood Mitigation Office will hold three community engagement events, with both in-person and online events available, starting in mid-November. In-person engagements…

Posted on: Nov. 1 2021

Drumheller Flood Mitigation Office Announces New Flood Project Director

(Drumheller, AB, September 2021) — Effective September 27, 2021, Mayor and Council have directed administration to appoint Deighen Blakely, P.Eng, of Kerr Wood Leidal Associates Ltd,…

Posted on: Sep. 24 2021

Alberta Environment and Parks Releases New Drumheller River Hazard Study

Study Update Notice (Drumheller, AB, September 21, 2021) — Municipal review and public engagement for draft flood inundation maps and related technical reports have been completed by…

Posted on: Sep. 21 2021

Historical Resource Assessment and Geotechnical investigation planned for Dike D – Schumacher Corner.

Below is information on the Historical Resource Assessment and Geotechnical investigation planned for Dike D – Schumacher Corner. • The geotechnical drilling program at Schumacher Corner…

Posted on: Jun. 30 2021

Recommended Elevation for Berm Construction Approved by Province

MEDIA RELEASE On Wednesday, June 23, 2021, the Town of Drumheller received confirmation from the Honourable Jason Nixon, Minister of Environment and Parks, Government of Alberta that construction…

Posted on: Jun. 28 2021

Correcting the Facts Around NDA Agreements

In our ongoing commitment to communicating in an open and honest way with all of the members of our community, council would like to take this opportunity to dispel some rumours regarding…

Posted on: Jun. 25 2021

Outdoor Engineering Design Work to Resume on Flood Mitigation Project Today

MEDIA RELEASE June 16, 2021 At the direction of the Town of Drumheller, outdoor engineering design work including surveying will resume immediately in Schumacher’s Corner. The work is…

Posted on: Jun. 16 2021

Update to the Drumheller Flood Mitigation Project – Flood Concerns Email is Here to Help

We understand that the topic of the Flood Mitigation Project is one that residents of the Drumheller Valley have much passion and dedication to. We hear your frustration and know that many…

Posted on: Jun. 9 2021

Update to the Drumheller Flood Mitigation Program – New Interim Project Director Appointed

(June 8, 2021 – Drumheller, AB) — Mayor and Council have directed administration to appoint a new interim project director for the flood mitigation program. Drumheller Valley is a flood…

Posted on: Jun. 8 2021