Water ban in place
Effective immediately, Strathcona County residents are being advised to use water for essential purposes only. Learn more
We are a community that embraces winter. From ice rinks and toboggan hills, to a variety of recreation fun for all ages.
Moving to the County?
Welcome! Here are some of the basics to help you settle in.
Whether you are seeking a new job, having a hard time making ends meet, or just need someone to listen – we can help.
Living the life in our rural communities?
- Map of Strathcona County (1.7 MB)
- Map of Sherwood Park (2.2 MB)
- CountyWorks map - see where construction projects are taking place and plan your routes.
- Public transportation - commuter, local service, student, seniors and special needs
Recreation and cultural opportunities
- Strathcona County Library
- Recreation centres
- Swimming pools
- Parks and playgrounds
- Attractions in Sherwood Park
- Rural attractions
- Art gallery
Schools and child care
- Elk Island Public Schools
- Elk Island Catholic Schools
- Child Care Information
- Summer and school break camps
- Preschool programs
Provincial health services
Community and support services
About Strathcona County
Stay up to date with the County's digests and newsletters.
Looking for something about the community that is not listed here? Contact our Information and Volunteer Centre .