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Public Works

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
  • Northbrook
  • Pinebrook

Solid Waste Collection & Disposal

Gravel Trucks "Rules of Conduct" as of February 26, 2016

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      

3 Year Rural Gravel Rotation

2017 Rural Graveling Map

3 Year Hamlet and Subdivision Gravel Rotation

2017 Hamlet and Subdivision Graveling Map




Director of Infrastructure 
Ben Berlinguette C.E.T.


Manager of Public Works
Rick Nietupski

Public Works Clerk 
Elaine Weatherly


After Hours Emergency

Toll Free


Office Hours
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m Monday to Friday

Gravel Pit Maximize
Driveway Snowplowing Maximize
Roadside Mowing Maximize
Roadside Brushing Program Maximize
Road Bans Maximize
Dust Control Program Maximize
Construction - Road Notices Maximize
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