Appeal Respecting the Proposed Subdivision of Lots 1-5, P  Block 1 Plan 2647KS

Alberta Environment & Parks Appeal to the Municipal Government Board - Notice of Decision - March 30, 2021

Vehicle Axle Weight Restriction in Effect
Notice, there is currently a 75% Road Ban in effect on all roads within the Summer Village until June 1, 2021.

2021 Census of Population

The next census will take place in May 2021.  Statistics Canada will be hiring approximately 32,000 people across the country to assist with census collection.   Residents are encourage to complete the census as it will have a direct impact on gathering the data needed to plan, develop and evaluate programs and services such as schools, daycare, family services, housing, emergency services, roads, public transportation and skills training for employment.

For more information visit the following website:  Census Jobs

​Dock Permits - Provincial Requirements
There are new requirements in place for placing a dock in the lake! The User Guide for Dock Permits outlines the requirements and process for an individual to obtain an authorization to place a temporary, seasonal dock or mooring structure for personal recreational use in Alberta's water bodies.

Documents you will require to obtain a dock permit:
User Guide for Dock Permits - Government of Alberta (April 2020)
Dock TFA Application
Crown Land Client ID Application

Dock Authorization Contact List

Note:  If you as the applicant are NOT the owner of the waterfront land parcel, the department will then require the applicant to obtain the written consent of the waterfront landowner or holder before the application will be considered for approval.   You will need to attach this consent to your application.   If the land is one of the Summer Village's park reserve areas, please email the administration office to request a letter of consent and provide your contact information and where you are requesting to place the dock.

Completed applications are to be emailed to:
Alberta Environment & Parks Upper Athabasca Central Region

​​Rural Crime Watch

Recently, the quick response of a resident from a nearby community who reported suspicious activity to the RCMP led to the apprehension of the responsible individuals.   A reminder to all residents that we are the eyes and ears of our communities.   If you see suspicious activity, report it immediately to the RCMP  or visit the website below and download the

Alberta Rural Crime Watch app and report any crime or suspicious activity as it happens.​

Alberta Rural Crime Watch Website

Emergency - Police/Fire/Ambulance: 9-1-1

RCMP - Non-Emergency Line Evansburg Detachment: 780-727-4446 


Municipal Accountability Program (MAP) Review

Alberta Municipal Affairs recently announced a new program to collaboratively foster effective local governance and build administrative capacity in Alberta’s municipalities. The Municipal Accountability Program (MAP) will review municipal processes and procedures to help develop knowledge of mandatory legislative requirements. This will support municipalities with their legislative compliance.

The Summer Village of South has completed its MAP Review.  Letter from the Deputy Minister with respect to this review can be read here.

Onoway Regional Fire Services - Now Recruiting Volunteer Firefighters

Are you interested in becoming a volunteer firefighter?   Read more here... 

​​​​​​​Accepting FCSS Grant Applications
Family & Community Support Services (FCSS) is:
“FCSS is a unique 80/20 funding partnership between the Government of Alberta and participating municipalities or Metis settlements. Provincially, the FCSS Program receives its mandate from the FCSS Act and Regulation. The Act describes what the Province and municipality/Metis Settlement can do to provide preventive social services. The Regulation describes how services may be provided … Under FCSS, communities design and deliver social programs that are preventive in nature to promote and enhance well-being among individuals, families and communities …”

Note:  Applications will be accepted beyond due date providing funding is still available.
More details here...

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Council Meetings
Council Meetings are held in the Town of Onoway Council Chambers located at 4812-51 Street, Onoway, Alberta.

​​​​Given the current situation regarding COVID-19, if members of the general public are interested in participating in any future Council meetings, please call the office at 587-873-5765 so we can work on alternate arrangements. 

​Next Council Meetings: 

​​- Wednesday, April 21, 2021​ - Regular Council Meeting at 9:30 a.m.

Assessment and Tax Notices

2020 Assessment & Tax Notices Certification of Mailing

This is certification under Sections 310(4) & 336(1) of the Municipal Government Act that 2020 Combined Assessment and Tax Notices were mailed to all property owners in the Summer Village of South View on May 15, 2020.

Wendy Wildman, Chief Administrative Officer


Re: Public Health and COVID-19

The Summer Village Main Office located in Onoway will be closed to the general public until further notice.   

We can be contacted via email and telephone at this time.


phone:  587-873-5765

For more Summer Village Information - Visit our COVID-19 page.

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​A PARTIAL FIRE BAN means all fires must be confined within a non-combustible structure, container or barrel with openings covered with a heavy gauge metal screen having a mesh size not larger than twelve (12) millimeters and which is used for the purpose of cooking or burning refuse. ​​

Fire Ban Information

When a Full Fire Ban is not in effect, the Summer Village of South View keeps a partial fire ban on year-round to control the way fires are maintained and to protect the Summer Village and the residents.  Always check the fire ban signs at the entrances to the Summer Village. 

A FULL FIRE BAN means no fire of any kind, whether they require a permit or not, may be ignited within the Summer Village of South View and any existing fires must be extinguished immediately.  Please be vigilant concerning this.  

A PARTIAL FIRE BAN means all fires must be confined within a non-combustible structure, container or barrel with openings covered with a heavy gauge metal screen having a mesh size not larger than twelve (12) millimeters and which is used for the purpose of cooking or burning refuse.

Link to Alberta Fire Ban website

Stop Aquatic Hitchhikers from Entering Alberta
If you are bringing a boat and equipment into Alberta from another province or state, make sure to:


If you are using your boat in a number of different waterbodies, be sure to clean, drain and dry your boat and equipment after you leave each waterbody. This is especially important if you boat outside of the province.

For more information or to report something suspicious on your boat or equipment:

Call Toll Free: 1 855 336-2628 (BOAT)

​​Summer Village of South View
Box 8
Alberta Beach AB
T0E 0A0 

Office/Courier Location:
4808-51 Street
Onoway AB  T0E 1V0

P:587-873-5765 F:780-967-0431

​​The Summer Village of South View was incorporated on January 1st, 1970 and spans a land area of 29 hectares. The Summer Village is located on the shores of Lake Isle. The 2016 Population is 67.  South View has a 3-member Council whose term currently runs until 2021.