Municipal Utilities

Municipal utilities in our community are provided by the Town of Fort Macleod. This includes water, sanitary sewer, garbage and recycling. Please utilize the resources below for more information about your utility services.

All properties in Fort Macleod pay the basic utility charges on their property UNLESS they meet the exemptions listed in the Utility Basic Charges Policy. To understand what the basic utility charges pay for, see this document.


Bylaws and Rates

The pages in this section provide the most recent rates and links to the bylaws that govern these services. The Town of Fort Macleod sets the rates for :

Garbage Pick-up and Schedule
Need to know when to put your garbage out? This page provides information and maps for residents. 

If your business has mostly dry waste, you need to contract with another garbage provider for a bin and pickup of your dry waste. Once you have a contract in place, you must send it to the Town and only then the garbage charges for your business will be removed from your monthly Town invoice.

Fort Macleod has curbside recycling weekly. A Recycling Depot is located at 865 30th Street Fort Macleod. Certain items are allowed to be recycled and some are not. No Styrofoam and no dumping of garbage. This area is under video surveillance.

Service Providers
Some utilities such as natural gas, electric and dry waste pickup are provided by companies other than the Town of Fort Macleod.

Bylaw 1952: Waste Management Bylaw 

To view the Bylaw click here!

Water, Sewer, Storm Water & Recycling

Please contact the Town of Fort Macleod for information on water, sewer, storm water and recycling services.

Phone: (403) 553-4425

Service Providers

Natural Gas

ATCO 403-310-5678

Water, Sewer, Storm Water & Recycling

Town of Fort Macleod 403.553-4425


EPCOR Energy Provider 403-310-4300
Fortis Alberta Distributor 403-310-WIRE (9473)
ENMAX Energy Electricity Provider 403-310-2010


Shaw – Telephone, Internet, TV 1-866-346-4303
TELUS – Telephone, Internet, TV TV 403-310-MYTV (6988)
Phone&Internet 403-310-2255

Dry Waste Garbage Pickup

Progressive Waste Solutions 403-328-6355
Waste Management 403-328-4448