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.


  • County of Newell Surplus Property Sale – August / September, 2014

    Sealed tenders are invited for the purchase of twelve surplus properties. Brief details for these properties are summarized on the following pages. Interested parties are encouraged to view the...

  • NOTICE - Email restored

    Please be advised that our email system has been restored and everything should be working normally. Thank you for your patience.

  • Newell Regional Tourism Association's Tourism Survey

    The Newell Regional Tourism Association is looking for your help to build a better tourism experience! This survey will help us in the future to better plan and prepare the Region of Newell for...

  • Member at Large Vacancy - NREDI

    Newell Regional Economic Development Initiative Member at Large Vacancy       The Newell Regional Economic Development Initiative is seeking a ‘community member at large’ to provides direct input into...

  • Know Your Weeds - Creeping Bell Flower

    Creeping bell flower (Campanula rapunculoides) is identified as having nodding light purple flowers occurring mainly along one side of the stem. These weeds can grow up to 1 meter or more and...

  • Message from ATCO - Right-of-Way Safety

    Please be cautious when traveling along the Eastern Alberta Transmission Line right-of-way and be aware of construction-related traffic on nearby roads. ...

  • Grant Funding Available to Local Tourism Events

    Brooks – The Newell Regional Economic Development Initiative (NREDI) is now providing grant dollars for the development and promotion of local tourism events in the Newell Region through the Newell...

  • Administration Building for Sale or Lease

    The County of Newell is inviting offers for the purchase or lease of the County’s former Administration Building. Contact Layne Johnson – Assistant Administrator at 403-794-2326 or view the...

  • Road Reports/Temporary Closures

    For local Road Reports and Temporary Closures, please click...

  • The County has Moved!

    The County of Newell has moved into their new facilities as of March 8, 2013. The old office space is currently for sale or rent, please contact Layne Johnson at 403-362-3266 (ext 2326) or \n This...

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Mon Sep 01
Office Closed (Labour Day)
Thu Sep 11 @10:00AM -
MPC / Council Meeting
Thu Sep 25 @10:00AM -
MPC / Council Meeting
Thu Oct 09 @10:00AM -
MPC / Council Meeting
Mon Oct 13
Office Closed (Thanksgiving)

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