Browser Compatibility Notification
It appears you are trying to access this site using an outdated browser. As a result, parts of the site may not function properly for you. We recommend updating your browser to its most recent version at your earliest convenience.
 
| Print Link
|

Departments

 Administration Department

The Administration Department is located at 1005 Ross Street.  The Administration team works closely with the Mayor and Council to ensure that Council's decisions and directives are acted upon and carried out. The Administrative team consists of the Chief Administrative Officer, Administrative Assistant, Utilities Coordinator and Receptionist. Some of the services that are provided by the Administration Department include:

Community Services Department

The Community Services Department is located at 1005 Ross Street and works closely with the Parks and Recreation Department.  The Community Services Department offers a wide range of services and programs to the residents of Crossfield and Area.  The focus is on providing efficient, responsive and innovative community-based service that promotes healthy and safe neighbourhoods, and meets the communities' diverse cultural, recreational, and information needs.

The Community Services department consists of the Community Services Manager, Recreation and FCSS Coordinator and Community Development and Grants Coordinator.  Some of the services provided by the Community Services Department include:

  • Recreational, cultural and educational programming for all ages.

  • Local community events.

  • Summer camps for children and youth.

  • Assist and work with local organizations and non-profit groups with their activities, projects and grant applications.

  • Apply for municipal grants that benefit the community as a whole.

  • Administer the Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) program.

Emergency Services Department

The Crossfield Emergency Services team consists of a Volunteer Fire Department and a Community Peace Officer.

The Volunteer Fire Department is a valuable, dedicated and highly trained group that provides emergency response for fire, motor vehicle collisions, medical emergencies or any other type of emergency situation to Crossfield and Area residents.

The Community Peace Officer is a highly trained and skilled professional that is responsible for the overall safety of the community. Appointed through Alberta Justice and Solicitor General, the Community Peace Officer is tasked to provide public education and enforcement of municipal bylaws, along with enforcement of certain provincial legislation including the Traffic Safety Act. They also work with the schools and community groups to educate and bring awareness to community safety concerns and initiatives. Provincial legislation does not allow the Community Peace Officer to deal with criminal matters.

 

 Finance Department

The Finance Department is located in the Town Administration building at 1005 Ross Street.  The Finance Department provides support services to the municipality, as well as maintaining and communicating financial information to the public, Council and staff.  The department consists of the Financial Officer and the Accounting Clerk.Some of the services provided by the Finance Department include:

 Operational Services Department

The Town of Crossfield Operational Services Department is located at 1202 Laut Avenue.  The Operational Services team is comprised of the Director of Operations, Town Foreman, and four operators.  Operational Services takes pride in providing efficient and responsive services to the residents of Crossfield as well as the priorities set by Mayor and Council.  

Some of the services delivered by the Operational Services Department include:

  • Road System Maintenance
  • Snow and Ice control
  • Line Painting and crosswalk markings
  • Storm Drainage Maintenance
  • Water and wastewater system maintenance
  • Maintaining fleet of vehicles and equipment
  • Cemetery grave work

 Parks and Recreation Department

The Parks & Recreation Department is responsible for providing maintenance and upkeep to the all the Town's parks, green spaces, playgrounds, outdoor recreation facilities and along with the Crossfield Cemetery.  The department prides it's self on providing a safe and clean community.   The Parks and Recreation Department includes a Parks and Recreation Manager, one Laborer and casual- summer employees.

Some of the services delivered by the Parks and Recreation Department include:

  • Parks and greenspace maintenance, including mowing.
  • Maintenance on playground equipment,tennis court and waterpark.
  • Maintenance all flowerbeds in parks and Town planters on Railway Street.
  • Cemetery care and maintenance.
  • Pathway upkeep.

 Planning and Development Department

The Planning and Development Department is located at 1005 Ross Street. This department is responsible for a wide variety of planning, development and building related tasks.  The Planning Policy is set by Council through different municipal plans. The department consists of two Assistant Development Officers that are responsible for the planning of organized development within the community. Some of the services delivered by the Planning and Development include: