Due to the extreme hot, dry conditions that exist, and with little to no precipitation in the forecast, a FIRE BAN is now in effect for Vulcan County with respect to all open fires within its municipal boundaries. Learn More

Vulcan County Statistics

5563.42

Square Kilometers

3984

Residents

2145

Dwellings

5

Municipal Departments

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  • Fire Ban in Effect

    Due to the extreme hot, dry conditions that exist, and with little to no precipitation in the forecast, a FIRE BAN is now in effect for Vulcan County with respect to all open fires within its municipal boundaries. Under the Fire Ban, all active fire/burn permits are cancelled, and no new permits will be issued until further notice. Burning of any kind is prohibited, including recreational fires (campfires, backyard fire pits, back country/random camping areas and outdoor fireplaces), burning in a burn barrel or incinerator, charcoal briquette BBQs, yard debris, fireworks and exploding targets are also prohibited. Check the Vulcan County website and the Alberta Fire Bans website for the most up to date information.

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A County Full Of Opportunities

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If you are looking for a quiet friendly place to hang your hat, look no further. Vulcan County has the space and the time to make you feel right at home.

  • Vulcan County employs full-time, part-time and seasonal staff providing services for an area of 5,563 square km’s and approximately 4,237 residents. Our Administration Building, Operations Building (Shop) and Tri-Services Building are located in the Town of Vulcan, while our Agricultural Services Building is located just north of the Town. Vulcan County offers a competitive remuneration package including health benefits and participation in the Local Authorities Pension Plan.

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  • County, conveniently located in beautiful sunny southern Alberta, is a vibrant and progressive rural community with prime farming, ranching, residential, leisure and recreation opportunities. Strategically situated one hour south of Calgary and one hour north of Lethbridge, we offer a rich quality of life in a rural setting. 

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Your Elected Officials

Jodie Gateman / Councillor Division 1


Shane Cockwill / Councillor Division 2


Jason Schneider / Councillor Division 3


Laurie Lyckman / Councillor Division 4


Kelly Nelson / Councillor Division 5


Christopher Northcott / Councillor Division 6


Doug Logan / Councillor Division 7


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Vulcan County

Vulcan County, conveniently located in beautiful sunny southern Alberta, is a vibrant and progressive rural community with prime farming, ranching, residential, leisure and recreation opportunities. Strategically situated one hour south of Calgary and one hour north of Lethbridge, we offer a rich quality of life in a rural setting.

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General Contact Info

 Box 180, 102 Centre St. Vulcan, AB
 (403) 485-2241
 (403) 485-2920

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