News Flash

Posted on: May 16, 2022

Community Grant Program Open for Applications

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The spring intake of the 2022 Community Grant Program is underway!

 The Community Grant Program provides funds for: 

  • One-time projects and initiatives; or  
  • Operating expenses of organizations in their development stage once per fi...
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Posted on: May 12, 2022

Spring Trail Maintenance

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Town of Hinton trails will soon be getting their annual spruce-up, ready for all users to enjoy for the rest of the year. 

Each spring, Town crews locate problem areas on trails and repair them – usually with gravel that is hauled in on ...

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Town of Hinton Annual Clean-Up

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The Town of Hinton’s Annual Clean-up takes place from June 6-11, 2022.

During this week, residents are encouraged to make a special effort to clean up their yards, and the Town will provide pick-up services for large items. 

To ...

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

Support Victims and Survivors of Crime at Community Candlelight Vigil

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A community candlelight vigil is being held in Hinton next week to recognize and support victims and survivors of crime.

The community event, called From Darkness Comes Light, has been organized by Family and Community Support Services (FCSS), together wit...

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Posted on: May 6, 2022

Wildfire Infrared Scanning Testing in Hinton

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From Edson Forest Area Wildfire Update - May 5, 2022:


Infrared scanning (IR) is one of many tools that we use to help fight wildfire by locating hotspots effectively and quickly. Once the flames of the w...

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

Trans Mountain Construction in Hinton

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From Trans Mountain, April 29, 2022: Spring breakup is currently underway. Activities will resume with conditions permit.

Work will commence in a series of phased activities along the pipeline right-of-way. This could include surveying, flagging and stakin...

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Posted on: May 1, 2022

Landfill Closure - Victoria Day

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Please be advised that the West Yellowhead Regional Landfill will be closed on Monday, May 23, 2022 for Victoria Day. 

The landfill is currently operating on summer hours - Monday to Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Closed Sundays and Holidays.


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Posted on: April 27, 2022

Temporary Outdoor Patio Program

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As the Province transitions from a pandemic response to an endemic response to COVID-19, the Town of Hinton continues to support local restaurants, bars and other food and drink establishments that have been impacted by COVID-19 restrictions. The temporar...

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