The Village of Empress

is situated on the West side of the Alberta/Saskatchewan border and serves as a center to the surrounding farming and ranching community of 1,500 people. It has been a focal point for many activities in the area. It is also at the geographical center of many large cities in Western Canada: Edmonton, Calgary, Saskatoon and Regina.

Council News

Cemetery Spring Cleanup

Posted on June 13, 2016 under: Council News

The Village will be doing a cemetery cleanup on June 20th starting at 9:00 a.m. Your help would be greatly appreciated. The general public and family members are encouraged to come out and participate by cleaning up around your loved ones sites. Please bring weed eaters, lawn mowers, water and sunscreen.

Council News

Assessment & Tax Notices Mailed

Posted on May 19, 2016 under: Council News


Please be advised that pursuant to Section 308(4) of the Municipal Government Act, the assessment notice and tax notice relating to the same property have been combined on one notice.

In accordance with Section 311(1) of the Municipal Government Act, notice is hereby given that the 2016 General Assessment Notices for all assessed properties within the Village of Empress were mailed May 3, 2016.

Any assessed person or Taxpayer who may wish to lodge a complaint in writing, must do so on or before July 5, 2016, to the clerk of the Assessment review Board Village of Empress, Box 159 Empress, Ab. T0J 1E0.

All appellants are required to enclose a $50.00 fee per appeal, and if successful the fee will be returned. If you have any questions, please contact the Village office at (403) 565-3938.

Dated this 19th day of May 2016.

Debbie Ross

Chief Administrative Officer


Contact our Village Office:

Phone: (403) 565-3938
Fax: (403) 565-2010

Box 159, #6 – 3rd Avenue
Empress, Alberta T0J 1E0

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