Utilities

The Region of Newell has a great many utilities and infrastructure pieces that many other regions do not. The Region of Newell has one of the most expansive water distribution networks in Alberta. This also provides a number of irrigation services that promotes the agricultural industry. There are also numerous electrical distributors, Natural Gas Co-Ops, and high-speed wireless internet. Each of these provides unique service opportunities that make operations in the Rural Regions of Newell just as convenient as living in the urban centers.

Wastewater System

Water & Sewer Services are provided by the County of Newell in each of Lake Newell Resort, Patricia, Rainier (water service only), Rolling Hills and Scandia. Also available in each Hamlet, excepting Lake Newell Resort, are bulk water fill stations for anyone not receiving water through County...

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Internet

There is a wide variety of communication possibilities which are suitable for both home and business within the County of Newell.  Internet service is available for remote locations throughout the county. For telecommunications, the local service providers are:           ...

Phone

There is a wide variety of communication possibilities which are suitable for both home and business within the County of Newell.  Internet service is available for remote locations throughout the county. For telecommunications, the local service providers are:            ...

Natural Gas

ATCO Gas and Direct Energy are the primary natural gas suppliers within the County of Newell.


For more information on ATCO Gas click here.

For more information on Direct Energy

Electricity

The primary electricity suppliers within the County of Newell are EPCOR and Fortis Alberta.



For more information on EPCOR click here.

For more information on Fortis Alberta click...

Recycling & Compost

Newell Recycling Association is operated by a local non-profit organization formed in 1992. Newell Recycling offers services to the City of Brooks and the County of Newell including Duchess, Patricia, Rosemary, Tilley, Rolling Hills, Scandia, Gem, and Lake Newell Resort. Currently a new facility...

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Waste Management

The Newell Regional Landfill is a Class 2 Sanitary Landfill accepting non-hazardous waste. It is a cooperative project owned and operated by the City of Brooks, County of Newell, Town of Bassano, Village of Duchess, Village of Rosemary and the Village of Tilley.

The landfill is located just...

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Water System

The NRSC (Newell Regional Services Corporation) was formed by partnership of all Urban Municipalities in the County of Newell including the County to see the installation of regional water transmission main pipelines conveying potable water throughout the region. The upgrading and improvements...


The Newell Network is owned and operated by the Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce and Grasslands Regional FCSS


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