Welcome to the County of Thorhild
Fire Ban in Effect-May 14, 2013
No open fires are allowed within Thorhild County until further notice. Exceptions to ban are gas appliances, such as bbqs and lanterns. Gas fire pits are NOT allowed.
Come join us this Friday, May 24th at the Thorhild Swimming Pool!
Free Admission (4:00-7:00 pm) Sponsored by SNS Technologists.
Pool Schedule May 24-June 30
Business or pleasure, whatever brings you to the County of Thorhild you're sure to get a
warm welcome from area residents. As a small community with a big heart, we enjoy
sharing the beauty of our surroundings with visitors and potential neighbors alike. Our
scenic and peaceful living attracts new residents in the country or in our Hamlets of Abee,
Egremont, Newbrook, Radway, Thorhild, Opal and Long Lake. It’s country and small town living
close to the Cities of Edmonton and Fort Saskatchewan and we have also become popular
as a commuter community for the workers in Fort McMurray.
A progressive area with a strong sense of community and family. Uniquely situated within
commuter distance from the cities of Edmonton and Fort Saskatchewan in Alberta, Canada,
the Thorhild County is geared for growth. Exceptional education and health care facilities,
low crime rates, an active business sector and recreational activities to satisfy every interest
provide personal growth opportunities for everyone. Our utilities are serving, designed for
growth, can accommodate residential, commercial or industrial developments. As a business
community, we are committed to assisting the entrepreneur, and keeping taxes competitive.
As a place to live or do business, we have a lot to offer: a clean environment; a healthy
lifestyle; and a supportive atmosphere. Indeed, travelers, prospective residents, and would
be investors all find that we're extremely "user friendly." Simply put, we want you to have
a good, productive, and prosperous stay in our community. So, whether you are making a
weekend visit, or a long time commitment, we are delighted to offer you a first class
introduction to our community. You may well decide to make our community, your
community...and grow with us.
The County of Thorhild currently has property available for commercial/industrial and