News

Road Ban Lifted

June 4 2024

The 50 percent road ban has been lifted.  We now return to our regular axle weight of 75 percent....

2024 Spring Newsletter

May 24 2024

Hot off the press!  Take a look at this spring's newsletter....

Certification of Mailing of Tax Notices

May 23 2024

Certification of Mailing of Tax Notices This is notification under Section 336 (1) of the Municipal Government Act that Combined Tax Notices & Property Assessments were mailed to all property owners in the Summer Village of Silver Beach on May 23, 2024. Please note:…

Cute But Destructive

May 23 2024

The racoons are on the move, and looking for a place to eat and have their babies.  If you wish to keep them away from your property, please take down your bird feeders as they love to eat the seeds.  Feed your pets indoors because they also love pet food. And make…

Fertilizer Ban

May 23 2024

Recent rains have our lawns greening up nicely.  It's important to remember our bylaw which prohibits the use of cosmetic lawn fertilizer.  Take a look at the by-law with this link....

Summer Fun for Kids

May 22 2024

There's lots of fun for kids this summer at Pigeon Lake.  Take a look at this poster for more details....

Summer Road Work

May 14 2024

We have some road work repairs scheduled for this year, fully covered through grant funding:   Road repairs:  Main road for Silver Beach requires renovations including mill & overlay work.  Project Area:  Silver Beach Road across from approximately lots #55, 59,…

Fire Ban Removed

May 7 2024

The Fire Ban has been lifted, effective May 7, 2024. Continue to follow fire smart procedures whenever having a fire. For further information please contact the Summer Village at 780-389-4409....

Open House for Project at Mulhurst Bay

May 3 2024

There will be an open house regarding a development at Mulhurst Bay, adjacent to the Summer Village on Wednesday May 15, 2024 from 5 until 7 pm at the Community Centre....

Fire Ban

April 11 2024

Effective Friday, April 12, 2024, the Summer Village of Silver Beach declares a TOTAL FIRE BAN within the entire Summer Village of Silver Beach boundaries.  This ban includes any fire works, open fires, including: camp and recreational fires. The ban will remain in…

Spring Road Ban

April 2 2024

Spring road bans are now in effect.  The maximum allowable axle weight is at 50%. Road Ban Order...

Ice Heave Repairs

March 26 2024

Did you have ice heaves pushing on your part of the shoreline this winter? Do you plan on repairing the shore to its Fall 2023 state? Do you plan on bringing in contractors or heavy equipment to do your repair work? If you answered "yes" to the second and/or third…

Good Friday

March 22 2024

Our Office will be closed to observe the Good Friday Holiday....

Living in Cougar Country

February 20 2024

Evidence of cougar activity has been noted in the Summer Village of Itaska Beach.  Alberta Fish and Wildlife has been notified.  While sightings are rare, the Pigeon Lake area has a stable population of cougars. It is very rare for people to hear the sounds cougars…

Development Proposal Adjacent to Silver Beach

February 1 2024

Concerns have been expressed about a proposed new development east of the Summer Village beside the Mulhurst Community Hall.  On Facebook the project is being advertised as “Charmed Resorts”.  The Summer Village has passed on its’ concerns to the developer.…

Snow Removal

January 11 2024

Residents are reminded the snow plows are back on the road, and garbage bins need to be pulled back from the road as soon as garbage pickup is complete.  This keeps the roads clear for the snow plows.  If you are not going to be home after garbage has been picked…

New Year's Eve Fireworks

December 28 2023

Residents are allowed to release fireworks on New Year's Eve without a fire permit, as noted in the fireworks bylaw. If you plan on fireworks, please be aware of the dry conditions.  Dry spruce trees can easily catch fire and damage properties in the Summer Village.…

Best of the Holiday Season

December 22 2023

Councillors and administration wish to extend our warmest wishes for Christmas, and a wonderful New Year!...

Holiday Garbage Pick Up

December 21 2023

The final pick up for garbage in 2023 will be December 30th. You can find the schedule for 2024 on our public works page....

Thank you for safe driving

December 7 2023

Council reviewed the data from the speed radar signs.  While the signs visually let you know your speed and help to encourage all drivers to stay within the speed limit, they also collect data. We were pleased to see that 72% of drivers were within the speed limit,…