Annexation News Releases & Correspondence

Please see below for a list of all news releases, letters to residents and other correspondence related to the annexation discussions.

December 18, 2015

December 14, 2015

November 6, 2014

October 7, 2014

June 9, 2014

  • The City of Grande Prairie submitted their rebuttal to County of Grande Prairie annexation submission. You can view their rebuttal submission below:

May 13, 2014

April 30, 2014

March 14, 2014

February 25, 2014

February 21, 2014

January 20, 2014 -  On Friday January 17, 2014, the County received documentation of the City's response to the County's request for an extension.

For more information on the annexation process please contact Baily Nagy, Planner at 780-513-3950.

January 13, 2014 - On Friday January 10, 2014, William W. Barclay wrote a letter on behalf of the County formally requesting the Municipal Government Board (MGB) to consider an extension of the filing deadline to at least March 14, 2014. The letter gives justification for further time and disclosure to properly respond the City's annexation application.  

Letter to the MGB - January 10, 2014 [PDF - 582 KB]

For more information on the annexation process please contact Baily Nagy, Planner at 780-513-3950.

January 10, 2014

December 23, 2014

December 18,  2013 - As a result of the preliminary hearing held by the Municipal Government Board in September 2013, the City was required to provide updated information to the County by November 29, 2013.  The City lawyers have provided the information to the County and all information is now posted online within the following list.  The information is extensive for anyone wanting to run the information off in hard copy.  The County is currently reviewing the information provided by the City and will have its response ready sometime in the first quarter of the new year.

October 2, 2013

September 10, 2013 - The County of Grande Prairie hosted two information sessions on September 10,2013. The purpose of these sessions were to provide County residents with information on the upcoming process, present the City's position and present the County's position. A copy of the presentation is available to download [PDF - 580 KB]or you can view it below.

The County would like people to be aware if they have any concerns or objections to  this annexation, they must make submissions to the Municipal Government Board as soon as possible. It is important for people to be aware that if you do not make a submission to the MGB, they will assume you have no objections and therefore are in favour of the annexation.

August 26, 2013

August 23, 2013

May 9, 2013

May 2, 2013

January 14, 2013

December 7, 2012

October 26, 2012

October 3, 2012

September 14, 2012

August 16, 2012