News

RCMP Town Hall Meeting

January 5 2023

Thorsby and Breton RCMP detachments will be on hand to discuss crime trends in the area, policing priorities and crime reduction strategies. Everyone is welcome to attend on Tuesday January 17th, 2023 at 6:00 pm at the Buck Lake Seniors' Drop In Centre....

Office Closed to In-Person Visits

November 21 2022

The office will be closed to in-person visits from November 22 - 25. You may still contact us by: E-mail: info@sundancebeach.ca  or Phone: (780) 389-4409...

Recreation Property Owners Grant

November 16 2022

The Land Stewardship Centre has funding available to property owners who wish to enhance the natural watershed function of their property. It's called the Green Acreages Program Check out the online application. In addition. the Pigeon Lake Watershed Association (PLWA)…

Biweekly Garbage Collection

November 9 2022

The winter garbage collection schedule is now underway.   For the complete schedule please visit our Public Works Page....

Remembrance Day Ceremonies

November 4 2022

The Mulhurst Legion is hosting Remembrance Day Ceremonies. For details, please see this link....

Hiring - Administrative Assistant

November 2 2022

The Summer Villages of Silver Beach and Sundance Beach have a part-time Administrative Assistant position. We would like to start training someone to be able to fill in for that position as needed.  Right now, it will be on a casual basis, to fill in on days when…

Remembrance Day Approaching

October 26 2022

If you are looking to purchase a poppy for Remembrance Day, you can find them at our office starting Friday.  The Royal Canadian Legion in Mulhurst Bay has provided our office with a donation box for poppy sales. Our office will be closed on Friday November 11th to…

PLWA Award

October 25 2022

The Pigeon Lake Watershed Association has won the Association of Summer Villages of Alberta “McIntosh Bulrush Award”.  The award recognizes the Caring for the Lake stewardship program.  The Summer Village of Sundance Beach nominated the PLWA for the honour. The…

Halloween Party!

October 25 2022

Don't miss out this Saturday night from 6 - 10 pm a family friendly event with a potluck, costume prizes and candy bags.  No alcohol will be served. Fire trucks will be on site for tours....

NRCB Review Denied

October 11 2022

The Natural Resources Conservation Board has rejected a request for review of the decision to deny G&S Cattle a permit for a Confined Feedlot in the Pigeon Lake area. NRCB Letter CBC News Article Pigeon Lake Watershed Association Response...

CFO Decision Review

September 30 2022

G and S Cattle have requested a review of the Natural Resources Conservation Board decision to deny its' application for a Confined Feedlot Operation near Pigeon Lake. The Pigeon Lake Watershed Association is preparing a defence of the decision. For more information,…

PLWA Fall Update

September 20 2022

The Pigeon Lake Watershed Association has had a busy summer and wishes to share the latest news of its' activities.  Take a look at this link to see what the Association is doing and what you can do to help protect the lake....

Pigeon Lake Shoreline Cleanup

September 16 2022

The Pigeon Lake Watershed Association is encouraging participation in the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup.  To find out how to get involved check out the information on their website.  ...

Blue Green Algae Advisory Pigeon Lake

September 13 2022

Alberta Health Services has issued a health advisory for Pigeon Lake. For further details, please check this news release....

Feedlot Application Denied

September 2 2022

The Confined Feeding Operation application has been denied.     The Summer Village was not given affected party status.  But the PLWA, as they had a formal collaboration with directly affected parties, their submission was reviewed and considered as being part of…

Tetherball Trouble

August 2 2022

Sadly we must report our tetherball needs to be fixed.  It appears someone may have used it to swing on, as the attachment was compromised.  Residents and guests are reminded to follow the rules of the game, please do not hang on the ball.  Children will need to…

Grant Opportunity for Lake Properties

July 27 2022

The Land Stewardship Centre has matching grants for recreation property owners to help them implement stewardship practices that conserve and protect the valuable natural assets, such as air, land, water, wildlife, associated with their properties. They are still accepting…

Living with Wildlife

July 22 2022

Recently a white tail buck has been hanging out at Sundance Beach.  It raises the topic of living with wildlife in our communities. Alberta Fish and Wildlife recommends the following: 1. Stop feeding the birds. High energy sunflower seeds are very tempting for deer,…

Pigeon Lake Watershed Association

July 22 2022

The Pigeon Lake Watershed Association is looking for your help in their endeavours with creating a lake log, and preparing for a Natural Resources Conservation Board decision regarding the proposed feedlot near the west side of the lake. For more information please…

Record Attendance for Canada Day

July 5 2022

What a party!  The Canada Day celebration was a huge success.  Estimated attendance was 350 people.  Many thanks to all our amazing volunteers who worked hard to run this event.   The bicycle parade was huge, hotdogs sold out, the games gave everyone a chance…