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Public Notice

A Development Permit Application has been received for the following land
within the R2 – Low Density District of the Town of High Prairie.


Permit #


Civic Address


Driveway Access

4818 O'Brien Drive

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Town of High Prairie
Investing in our Talent

Bursary Opportunities
The Town of High Prairie with Northern Development Council is now offering a Bursary for any students pursuing or attending Post Secondary education.


  • Acceptance letter from the Post Secondary Institution.
  • Completion of the Town of High Prairie Application Form.

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councilmeetingMeeting of Council Agenda

Special Meeting of Council
RE: Council Chamber Microphones
October 24, 2014 at 1:00 p.m.

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Stay involved and be informed.

Town Council meetings

Town Council meetings are held every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each and every month in the Town Council Chambers at 7:00 p.m.
See our Minutes and Agendas for more Council information.

If you are looking to speak to Council please contact Crystal Sekulich, Legislative Clerk at 780-523-3388.

High Prairie's real development began as a result of the railroad being built through High Prairie and toward Winagami Lake. In 1945 High Prairie became formally recognized as a village and by 1950 there was a motion carried that it apply for Town status.

Through the years, the infrastructure in High Prairie has continued to expand. The installation of modern services began in 1953 with the construction of a domestic piped water system. In June 1958, the arena, which is still a major recreation facility, was completed. Since then other recreation facilities have been added, such as a curling rink with artificial ice, a second ice surface, an indoor swimming pool, tennis courts, baseball diamonds, and walking trails throughout High Prairie's parks.

By the 1960's the streets of High Prairie began to be paved and by the 1980's a new reservoir and settling tank provided good clear drinking water.

High Prairie is a thriving community with all the modern amenities available to its citizens. With the base that has already been established, it is expected that High Prairie will continue to grow and prosper for a long time to come.

Vision Statement:
High Prairie is a vibrant, prosperous diverse community we are proud to call home.

Mission Statement:
Town of High Prairie – Committed to you – ensuring a lifestyle unrivalled, second to none.



Land Use Bylaw

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Check out our
Land Use Bylaw

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Town Facilities & Important Numbers

  • 24 utilities emergency number: 780-523-7620
  • Public Works Utilities: 780-523-3020 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Water Plant: 780-523-3189 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Gas Department: 780-523-8508 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Public Works Shop: 780-523-4015 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Airport: 780-523-8262 (24 Hours)

Contact Info

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4806 - 53 Avenue, Box 179
High Prairie, Alberta, T0G 1E0
Town Office: (780) 523-3388
Fax: (780) 523-5930
24 Hour Emergency: (780) 523 7620

Monday to Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday – Closed
Closed on all Civic Holidays