West Cove

Welcome to the official website of the Summer Village of WestCove. Alberta.

What's New & Alerts

Bylaw Enforcement/CPO Services

Complaint Line: 1-844-786-4650 or 1-780-786-4650


Compost Collection/Burn Pit

The Compost Collection/Burn Pit is open from May to October every Saturday from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Only accepting branches, leaves, grass clippings, lake weeds.


County bylaw for off highway vehicles

If you drive your quad or snow mobile outside the summer village boundaries, please note that the County of Lac Ste Anne has recently passed a new bylaw with respect to off highway vehicles that you should be aware of.


December 31st Tax Payment Deadline

December 31st last payment date for all outstanding taxes to avoid penalties.


Financial Reimbursement Policy


Garbage Pick-up Schedule


Health Advisory


Land Use Bylaw Review

Council has commenced a process of review of the land use bylaw.  A volunteer committee, comprised of four members, was formed to review the bylaw and compare it to other comparable community bylaws.


New Home Buyer Protection Act

New Home Buyer Protection ActThe New Home Buyer Protection Act (NHBPA) will come into force effective February 1, 2014 as part of the Government of Alberta's ongoing commitment to improving consumer protection, recourse options and builder accountability for new homes built in Alberta.  Builders or new homeowners who have questions or want more details can refer to the Municipal Affairs' website.www.municpalaffairs.ablerta.ca/NHBP or contact Municipal Affairs at 1-866-421-6929.




Seasonal Maintenance and Landscaping

Please see Seasonal Maintenance Job Description for further information


Stepping Back from the Water


Weed Cutting Permit


West Cove Community League

We would like to invite anyone who is interested in being a part of the Westcove Community league to join us. If you require any further information please contact Shauna at 780-892-3071.


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Next council meeting:  

April 23, 2015

Organic waste pickup starts  May 4th.

Alberta Lake Management Society (ALMS) is having a meeting Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the Gunn hall (#110, 55022 Ste Anne Trail, Gunn).  The evening will be an opportunity to have some of your questions answered about water quality.  The event is hosted by Lac Ste Anne County and the Lac La Nonne Enhancement & Protection Association.  For more information, contact Lorraine Taylor, Conservation Coordinator, 1-866-880-5722 or LTaylor@LSAC.ca

The Fire Hazard Rating for Lac Ste. Anne County is Very High. As a result, a Fire Advisory is effective as of April 10, 2015 until further notice.  

With continued hot dry conditions, the County will NOT be authorizing any new Fire Permits or Fireworks Permits until further notice.

Currently issued permits for burning and any burn barrels, cooking or warming fires in approved fire pits will be allowed at this time; however, please use with extreme caution. Existing permits will not be granted extensions while the Advisory is in effect.

Please report any wildfire to 9-1-1 with exact location to assist County Fire Personnel in locating and extinguishing these fires in a timely fashion. Your cooperation is greatly appreciated.

Additional information may be found on www.albertafirebans.ca.

For further information, please contact the Fire Services Department at 1-866-880- 5722 or 780-785-3411, or through the County website at www.lsac.ca .


We are looking for an electrician to do the wiring in the new maintenance shop.  Please contact the office for details. 


West Cove Days: July 25, 2015



Here you can read the latest top stories.

There have been a number of complaints about people not picking up after their dogs. Please ensure that you do so. 


April's Quote of the Month:

The man who has the largest capacity for work and thought is the man who is bound to succeed.

Henry Ford


April's Word of the Month:

hope: the belief or expectation that something wished for can or will happen.