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Tree Health Assessment Schedule - Fall 2022

Over the next few weeks, CCI will have biologists in the field conducting tree health assessments, which will be used to refine landscape plans in berm areas.  The tentative schedule is…

Posted on: Sep. 28 2022

Drumheller Sagebrush to be Harvested by Calgary Zoo

Crews will be on-site at both the Newcastle and Willow Estates berm areas. DRUMHELLER, AB – (September 15, 2022) – Next week, Calgary Zoo staff and volunteers will be harvesting sagebrush…

Posted on: Sep. 15 2022

Midland Pathway Closure Notification

The pathway in Midland along the Red Deer River between the CN Rail bridge and North Dinosaur trail will be closed for approximately 16 weeks from Monday, August 29th 2022 until December…

Posted on: Aug. 25 2022

Tree Carving Event

The Town of Drumheller is hosting a tree carving event! While the Town of Drumheller makes every effort to avoid impacting trees, sometimes the nature of capital projects requires that…

Posted on: Aug. 23 2022

Request For Decision: Engineering Consultant Scope Changes for the Midland and Willow Estates Berm Construction Services

At the Council meeting on August 15th, 2022, the Drumheller Resiliency & Flood Mitigation Office made 2 Requests for Decision. Council adopted these motions, and the details are below.…

Posted on: Aug. 16 2022

Aerial Drone Surveys

The Drumheller Resiliency & Flood Mitigation Office has hired a local videographer to do aerial drone surveys every two weeks (for 4 months) of the berm project areas during construction.…

Posted on: Aug. 15 2022

Construction Notice: Willow Estates Berm Project

  → Click Here to Download a Copy of this Construction Notice ←   CONSTRUCTION NOTICEAUGUST 2022 – SPRING 2023 What’s happening? To protect the people and property in Drumheller…

Posted on: Aug. 3 2022

Construction Notice: North Drumheller Grove Plaza Berm Project

  → Click Here to Download a Copy of this Construction Notice ←   CONSTRUCTION NOTICEAUGUST 2022 – SPRING 2023 What’s happening? To protect the people and property in Drumheller…

Posted on: Aug. 3 2022

Construction Notice: Newcastle Berm Project

  → Click Here to Download a Copy of this Construction Notice ←   CONSTRUCTION NOTICESEPTEMBER 2022 – SPRING 2023 What’s happening? To protect the people and property in Drumheller…

Posted on: Aug. 3 2022

Construction Notice: Midland Berm Project

  → Click Here to Download a Copy of this Construction Notice ←   CONSTRUCTION NOTICEAUGUST 2022 – SPRING 2023 What’s happening? To protect the people and property in Drumheller…

Posted on: Aug. 3 2022

Council Moves to Award Project Tenders for the Construction of the Newcastle, Midland, North Drumheller Grove Plaza, and Willow Estates Berms

DRUMHELLER, AB – (August 2, 2022) – On August 2, 2022, the DRFMO presented RFDs (requests for decisions) regarding their recommendations for tender awards for the Newcastle, Midland,…

Posted on: Aug. 3 2022

Flood Mitigation – House Salvage EOI

Flood Mitigation – House Salvage EOI2022-07-19 The Town of Drumheller is looking for interested parties to purchase and salvage three properties in Lehigh and two in Nacmine, which have…

Posted on: Jul. 21 2022

Project Notice: Overhead Power Line Relocation

Project Details: Location: Work will occur along Riverside Drive and 5 St E Dates: Beginning on August 8, 2022 Duration: Expected to be complete by mid-September What's happening? This…

Posted on: Jul. 21 2022

Where Would You Like To See Vegetation Planted In Drumheller?

The DRFMO is focusing on the construction of 4 dikes in 2022 (Midland, Newcastle, Grove Plaza, and Willow Estates).  In order to prepare these areas for their respective dikes, some trees…

Posted on: Jul. 12 2022

July 4, 2022: Resiliency and Flood Mitigation Program Quarterly Report

On July 4, the Resiliency and Flood Mitigation Program’s Technical Advisor, Mark Steffler, P. Eng., presented the following Quarterly Report to Mayor and Council. This report covers the…

Posted on: Jul. 4 2022

Notice: Canadian Navigable Waters Act

Canadian Navigable Waters Act The Town of Drumheller hereby gives notice that three (3) submissions have been added to the Navigable Waters Registry pursuant to the Canadian Navigable Waters…

Posted on: Jun. 22 2022

June 20, 2022: Flood Mitigation Project Update

2022 Tender Schedule On June 20, the Drumheller Resiliency and Flood Mitigation Office presented the 2022 Tender schedule to Mayor and Council. Projects in this tender release include:…

Posted on: Jun. 20 2022

Drumheller High Streamflow Advisory - Emergency Preparedness Resources

DRUMHELLER, AB – (June 14, 2022) – With the forecasted rainfall, and out of an abundance of caution, we have resources prepared to ensure residents of the Drumheller Valley are safe.…

Posted on: Jun. 14 2022

DRFMO Updated Project Schedule *Subject to Change

As presented on June 6, several factors have contributed to the need for an increased project budget, including key components not budgeted for in original funding requests, changes to…

Posted on: Jun. 13 2022