Where There’s Room to Grow

County Council



Wheatland County operations are divided into departments. Each department is led by a General Manager, with a full staff (including managers and supervisors of specific areas) reporting to the GM. The departments include:

Planning, Economic Development, and Community Services

This department involves all Planning and Development; Safety Codes; Economic Development; and Community Services. 

Protective, Emergency, and Fire Services

This department involves all emergency services including Protective Services (Community Peace Officers); Emergency Management; and Fire Services.

Transportation and Agriculture

This department involves all Public Works; Waste and Recycling; Roads; Agricultural Services; and Infrastructure.

Corporate and Financial Services

This department involves Assessment and Taxes; Utility billing; Grants; Records Management; Human Resources and Payroll; and Financial Management and Reporting.


General Manager of Development & Community Services
Ph: 403-361-2005


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General Manager of Protective Services
Stuart Larson
Ph: 403-361-2227

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General Manager of Transportation & Agriculture
Michael Ziehr, CET
Ph: 403-361-2008

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General Manager of Corporate & Financial Services
Brian Henderson, CPA, CA
Ph: 403-361-2001

Contact Us

Wheatland County
242006 Rg. Rd. 243 
Highway 1 RR 1
Strathmore, Alberta
T1P 1J6

Ph: (403) 934-3321
Fx: (403) 934-4889
Our Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Upcoming Events

July 1, 2019
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Canada Day
July 2, 2019
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Council Meeting
July 3, 2019
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Agricultural Service Board (ASB)