Welcome to the County of Newell

We are located in the heart of the Palliser Triangle located in south-eastern Alberta, Canada. With 1.5 million acres of land and 6,786 people, the County of Newell is one of the most prosperous areas in Alberta.

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  • 2016 Penalty on Current Taxes

    A penalty of 8% will be levied on all unpaid CURRENT taxes effectiveNovember 15th, 2016 at 4:30pm. To avoid penalties, all CURRENT taxes must be paid on or before November 15th, 2016. Please make...

  • Land for Sale by Public Auction

    C O U N T Y   O F   N E W E L L Notice is hereby given that, under the provisions of the Municipal Government Act, the County of Newell will offer for sale, by public auction, in the Office of the...

  • Notice of 2017 Budget Meeting (November 3, 2016)

    County of Newell Notice of 2017 Budget Meeting The County of Newell 2017 Budget Meeting will be held on Thursday November 3, 2016in Council Chambers at the County of Newell Administration Office,...

  • #myCountyofNewell Photo Contest

    “#myCountyofNewell” Photo Contest The County of Newell would like to capture the beauty and diversity of our region and we are asking for your help. Whether you are a long-time resident, new to the...

  • County of Newell Water Project Update - Gem Area

    The Division 9 (Gem Area) Rural Water contract has been completed and is ready for everyone to connect to the line. Please stop into the County office to pick up your flow emitter and float if you...

  • Electronic Speed Signs

    The County of Newell has installed two electronic radar signs in the Hamlet of Lake Newell Resort.  The signs are intended to be temporary in nature and relocatable throughout the County as deemed...

  • Newell Connect App

    Download Newell Connect, your link to the City of Brooks & the County of Newell. Check out this great promotional video for the City of Brooks: https://youtu.be/sQB0lAEdVEA iTunes:...

  • Agricultural Equipment

    Agricultural operations are in full swing at the County! Please remember to follow and pass with caution as they take up alot of the road and can make unexpected turns.  

  • Streetlight Repair Reporting

    Fortis Alberta has launched a new Streetlight Repair Map. With this map, you can view streetlights in Fortis Alberta’s service area and request a repair online within minutes. The map was designed...

  • Check Your Elm Trees for Dutch Elm Disease Symptoms

    This is a reminder to check your elm trees for DED symptoms. All species of elm trees in Alberta are susceptible to DED. If a tree is infected with this fungus it must be removed immediately to...

Latest Events

Thu Nov 10 @10:00AM -
MPC / Council Meeting
Fri Nov 11 @12:00AM
Office Closed (Remembrance Day)
Thu Nov 24 @10:00AM -
MPC / Council Meeting
Thu Dec 08 @10:00AM -
MPC / Council Meeting

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Bylaw Corner

Did you know.....

As per the County’s Noise Bylaw 1745-11, no person shall make, continue to make or cause or allow to be made or continued any loud, unnecessary, or unusual noise or any noise which annoys, disturbs, injures, or endangers the comfort, repose, health, peace or safety of other persons within the Hamlets. Anyone guilty of such an offence could be issued a fine up to $500.00.

For more information on this bylaw, please click here.

If you have any concerns, please contact the Municipal Enforcement Department at 403-794-2311 or log an issue through our Newell Connect App.

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