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2011 Map of Birch Hills County
Download Map (25 MB) (PDF Document)

Strategic Plan
(PDF Document)

Meeting Schedule

Regular Council/

Inaugural Meeting

October 26, 2017

Regular Council Meeting

November 9, 2017


Jim Alexy
Manager of
Infrastructure Maintenance

Dion Hynes
Director of Public Works

Michael Coy
Manager of
Infrastructure Projects

Eaglesham Hall Rental

To book the Eaglesham Hall contact

Lisa Price at the County office or



Birch Hills County

Birch Hills County is located in the Central Peace Region, bordered by the Peace River to the north and the Smoky River to the east. Located within the County are the hamlets of Eaglesham, Peoria, Tangent, Wanham and Watino. Oil and Gas provide the largest sector of employment in the county.

2017 Municipal Nomination Results click here.

 Click here for the Unofficial Municipal Election results.                                        

Fire Burning Information

Please call the County office before you burn. Fire Chief Tom Morgan has removed the fire restriction so burning of large fuel loads is allowed at this time.

Dated October 17, 2017



Burnt River Crossing Closed

The Burnt River Crossing is closed.

August 9, 2017

Community Newsletter

Read the newsletters for Eaglesham (PDF Document) and Wanham.(PDF Document)

Check out the Town of Spirit River's Community Connect.(PDF Document)

Tenders & Items for Sale

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Paying Bills Online

Pay your bills with telephone or online banking...

  • ATB
  • Scotia Bank
  • Credit Union
  • TD Canada Trust
  • CIBC
  • BMO