Trochu December 17, 2014

Next Council Meeting
Council meetings begin at 6:00 PM. – Public Welcome

The Town Office will be closing at noon on December 24
and reopening on Monday, January 5, 2015
Have a Safe and Happy Holiday Season

Transfer Site Holiday Closures
Closed Dec 25, 26 & Jan 1
Garbage Pickup Remains on Regular Schedule

Town of Trochu
Employment Opportunity
Director of Operations

Under the general direction of the CAO, the Director of Operations is responsible for providing leadership and direction for the planning, coordinating and supervision of activities in the Town’s Operations Department including; public works, recreation facilities, water and sewer, solid waste management services, roads, fleet maintenance, recycling, sidewalks, storm sewers and drainage.
Preferred Qualifications:  Management experience and a good understanding of engineering would be an asset.  Work experience in a municipal setting with proven organizational, leadership, strong interpersonal, good communication and public-relation skills.
For a more comprehensive job description regarding this employment opportunity please visit the Town of Trochu website -
Forward resumes to
Town of Trochu
PO Box 340, Trochu, AB T0M 2C0
Attention:  Carl Peterson
or hand deliver to the Town Office (416 Arena Ave.)
or email to
Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found.
Only those selected for interview will be contacted.

10th Annual Forest of Lights at the Trochu Arboretum and Gardens
Dec. 19, 2014 to Jan. 4, 2015
Open nightly from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday, December 20 & 27 – Free hot dog nights
The new Visitor Interpretive Centre, the VIC, will be opened for your enjoyment. Drop-in for warmth, friendship and a cup of hot chocolate. Meet the society’s new Frosty, the snowman and find the seven swans a-swimming!   Your presence will enhance the spirit and celebration of the festive season. Everyone is welcome.
Admission by donation.