"To foster a strong, healthy, and proud rural community"
"Provide good governance and sustainable services to enhance our municipality"
The County of Barrhead is the true essence of rural Alberta; we have it all! Driving down our roads you will see fields of yellow canola, blue flax and golden wheat. Our agricultural portfolio includes cattle, horse, pigs, chickens, dairy, exotic livestock , cereals and grain crops.
We have beautiful woodlands, lakes and rivers that attract hunters, fishermen and campers alike. Oil, gas, coal bed methane and gravel are just some of the natural resources within our boundaries. The County of Barrhead is a friendly, safe and beautiful community. Come and take a look and enjoy all we have to offer!