The Thorhild County Public Works Department is responsible for the construction and maintenance of infrastructure within the County. Department tasks include road bans, road construction, access approaches, gravelling, road maintenance, ditching, road side mowing, sweeping, overweight permits, dust control, snow removal, flood control, bridges and signage on County roads.
When necessary, Public Works also provides equipment and manpower to support Emergency Services responses.
The Public Works Department is responsible for the maintenance of approximately 1258 km of rural gravel roads and paved roads, street and back alley maintenance in seven hamlets and four subdivisions.
- Hamlet of Abee
- Hamlet of Egremont
- Hamlet of Long Lake
- Hamlet of Newbrook
- Hamlet of Opal
- Hamlet of Radway
- Hamlet of Thorhild
- Buffalo Lake Estates
- Heartland Home Based Business Park
Solid Waste Collection & Disposal
Gravel Trucks "Rules of Conduct" as of February 26, 2016
Gravel Haulers and Resident Ratepayers with Equipment and wanting to work for the County in 2017
Policy 913 Registration of Contract Equipment, Contract Gravel Haulers & Haul/Load Rates
Three Year Gravelling Program - The County's gravelling program runs on a three year rotational basis; therefore, you can expect your road to be graveled once every three years. The mapping provides additional information about the rotation program. See information
About the maps Grader Division Map Multi Year Gravel Map 2016 Gravelling Map
Acting Director of Infrastructure
Manager of Public Works
Public Works Clerk
After Hours Emergency
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m Monday to Friday