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November 15, 2017

Employment Opportunity

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TOWN OF HIGH PRAIRIEEMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY UTILITY OPERATOR/METER READER The Town of High Prairie is seeking a Full-Time Utility Operator/Meter Reader to assist in the operation of the Town’s Water and Waste Water systems as well as the Natural Gas… Read More
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Nov 09, 2017

Employment Opportunity

Equipment Operator II The Town of High Prairie is accepting applications for the full… Read More
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Oct 23, 2017


The Town is doing an Annual Gas Leak Survey from Monday October 23rd to Friday November… Read More
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Oct 18, 2017

Election Results

Official Results Ross Burgar - 86 votesDonna Deynaka - 459 votesBrian Gilroy - 352… Read More
Oct 12, 2017

You are invited ! Canada 150 Mural Mosaic Workshop

You are invited to particpate in a FREE painting workshop hosted by the Town of High… Read More
Sep 25, 2017


High Prairie is continuting their Annual Halloween Decorating Contest! Dig up your spider… Read More
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Sep 22, 2017

Nomination Form High Prairie & Area Chamber of Commerce 2017 Small Business Awards

Please click here for the nomination form for the High Prairie & Area Chamber of Commerce… Read More
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Sep 18, 2017

Candidates Nomination Information - OFFICIAL

Aaron Klassen - CouncillorBrian Gilroy - CouncillorMichael Long - CouncillorDonna Deynaka… Read More

Welcome to the Town of High Prairie

High Prairie's real development began as a result of the railroad being built through High Prairie and toward Winagami Lake. In 1945 High Prairie became formally recognized as a village and by 1950 there was a motion carried that it apply for Town status.

Through the years, the infrastructure in High Prairie has continued to expand. The installation of modern services began in 1953 with the construction of a domestic piped water system. In June 1958, the arena, which is still a major recreation facility, was completed. Since then other recreation facilities have been added, such as a curling rink with artificial ice, a second ice surface, an indoor swimming pool, tennis courts, baseball diamonds, and walking trails throughout High Prairie's parks.

By the 1960's the streets of High Prairie began to be paved and by the 1980's a new reservoir and settling tank provided good clear drinking water. High Prairie is a thriving community with all the modern amenities available to its citizens. With the base that has already been established, it is expected that High Prairie will continue to grow and prosper for a long time to come.

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Vision Statement:
High Prairie is a vibrant, prosperous diverse community we are proud to call home.

Mission Statement:
Town of High Prairie – Committed to you – ensuring a lifestyle unrivalled, second to none.

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Town Facilities & Important Numbers

  • 24 utilities emergency number: 780-523-7620
  • Public Works Utilities: 780-523-3020 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Water Plant: 780-523-3189 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Gas Department: 780-523-8508 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Public Works Shop: 780-523-4015 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Airport: 780-523-8262 (24 Hours)

Contact Info

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4806 - 53 Avenue, Box 179
High Prairie, Alberta, T0G 1E0
Town Office: (780) 523-3388
Fax: (780) 523-5930
24 Hour Emergency: (780) 523 7620

Monday to Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday – Closed
Closed on all Civic Holidays