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CHRISTMAS SAVINGS!! FACILITY County’s Trails Master Plan unveiled continued page 14
SPECIAL Yellowhead Ag by Dana McArthur the long-term vision for trails in o w n e d o r o p e r a t e d selected to began preparing the
Society moves
Christmas ENERGY & OIL ahead with new "You have a 20 year horizon the Yellowhead County. campgrounds," stated Crystal Trails Master Plan.
The plan will provide McNernie, Parks & Recreation
The plan identifies ways the
EDITION FEATURE: facility... to do something great for your direction in the investment of Supervisor, in the Request for County can develop new trails,
community," said Gary Debney walking and biking trail Direction from Council.
maintain and enhance existing
Letters to Santa, see page 4 with McElhanney Consulting infrastructure and their The desire for more trails trails, and identify connection
Greetings & More! ENERGY Services, in regard to the management for the next 10 to within County hamlets and priorities within the hamlets.
County's newly developed 20 years. "While Yellowhead campgrounds was a high
"Great trail systems don't just
Rotary Kicks EDUCATION FEATURE Trails Master Plan. County is home to large priority for residents when the happen. Great trail systems are
Free bowling WELLNESS into IN ACTION! A Salute to meeting, Yellowhead County enthusiasts, this plan is focused & Outdoor Spaces Plan in planning, development and
During their February 20 number of motorized OHV trail County completed their Parks the result of purposeful
Council was presented with a on non-motorized recreational 2016. To further explore the effective active management,"
and snacks PROJECT Gear see pages 25-28 Edson Minor review of the final draft of the trails centered around our eight trail potential in the area, said Debney. continued page 2
Trails Master Plan that will set hamlets and seven County McElhanney Consulting was
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The Hemsley family gets ready for a sleigh ride through Willmore Park during Edson's Family Day weekend event.
(see page 5). photo Lara Felsing

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