Strathcona County is a vibrant and rapidly growing community and the third largest municipality in Alberta. The Specialized Municipality of Strathcona County is home to over 98,000 people and is a safe and caring community that treasures our unique blend of urban and rural lifestyles and Council’s goal is to be the most livable community in Canada. It is home to 75 per cent of refining in Western Canada. With a focus on economic, governance, social, cultural and environmental sustainability, Strathcona County is committed to balancing the unique needs of its diverse community.
We are built on a rich diversity of arts and culture, business and services, education, recreation and volunteer sectors. The area boasts a varied and active recreational and cultural lifestyle. Festival Place, located in beautiful Broadmoor Lake Park offers live performances and the ever-popular patio series. We have a Heritage Museum, state of the art recreation facilities, annual community events that attract thousands of participants and more than 280 kilometers of trails in the Heritage Parkway Trail System. We invite you to discover the diversity, warmth and spirit that is Strathcona County.