Village Info

LOCATION
County of Wheatland
20 KM North of Transcanada Highway
90 KM North East of Calgary
70 KM South West of Drumheller
Latitude 51 - 14' Longitude 113 - 08'

​VISION STATEMENT

"Rockyford is a thriving, caring community, steeped in tradition that preserves family values and the identity of rural Alberta life"
 

POPULATION
As of June 2009 - 325 residents (official); local area includes an additional 800 residents

ECONOMIC BASE

Agriculture and agricultural goods and services

ROCKYFORD WASTE TRANSFER & RECYCYLING SITE

Call 403-533-2241 for information on materials accepted

RECYCLING GUIDE

SUMMER Hours - May 1 to October 31    WINTER Hours November 1 to April 30

Monday - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.           Monday - 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday - 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.        Tuesday - 9:00 a.m. to 2:00
p.m.
Wednesday -Closed                               Wednesday - Closed
Thursday - Closed                                 Thursday - Closed
Friday - Closed                                      Friday - Closed
Saturday - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.          Saturday - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday - Closed                                     Sunday - Closed

EMERGENCY SERVICES
Fire and Rescue

  • Volunteer Fire Department
  • Modern equipment manned by volunteers
  • Trained emergency medical helpers (First Response Team)

Police

  • Strathmore RCMP

MEMBERS OF COUNCIL 2017 - 2021 TERM

Council Meetings 2nd Wed of every month, Village Office 7:00 p.m

Next Council Meeting - NOVEMBER 8, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. 

AGENDA FOR NOVEMBER 8, 2017 MEETINGS: (will be available 1 week prior to meeting)

                    

Mayor Darcy Burke

  • WADEMSA-Wheatland and District Emergency Services Association
  • WFCSS-Wheatland Family and Community Support Services
  • Disaster Services Director
  • Fire Review Committee
  • Fire Committee
  • Three Village
  • Wheatland Regional Partnership
  • Wheatland Regional Corporation (Regional Water)
  • Corporate Services Committee​

 

Deputy Mayor Leah Smith

  • Public Works Committee
  • Emergency Advisory Committee
  • Wheatland Regional Partnership
  • Palliser Regional Municipal Services
  • Wheatland Housing
  • Corporate Services Committee (Alternate)
  • Rockyford Agricultural Society (Alternate)
  • Community Futures Wild Rose (Alternate)

 

Councillor Dalia Cheshire

  • Subdivision Development Appeal Board
  • Regional Assessment Review Board
  • Canadian Badlands 
  • Community Futures Wild Rose
  • ​Wheatland Regional Corporation (Regional Water)
  • Public Works Committee
  • Corporate Services Committee
  • Emergency Advisory Committee (Alternate)
  • WFCSS (Alternate)
  • Three Village (Alternate)

 

Councillor Bill Goodfellow

  • Emergency Advisory Committee
  • Corporate Services Committee
  • Drumheller & District Solid Waste Management
  • Fire Committee
  • ​Rockyford Agricultural Society
  • Canadian Badlands (Alternate)
  • Rockyford Community Centre (Alternate)
  • Rockyford Library Board (Alternate)
  • WADEMSA (Alternate)
  • WFCSS (Alternate)
  • Fire Review Committee (Alternate)
  • Wheatland Housing (Alternate)

 

Councillor April Geeraert

  • Rockyford Community Centre
  • Rockyford Library Board
  • Three Village
  • Public Works Committee (Alternate)
  • Wheatland Regional Partnership (Alternate)
  • Wheatland Regional Corporation (Alternate)
  • Drumheller & District Solid Waste Management (Alternate)
  • Fire Committee (Alternate)
  • Palliser Regional Municipal Services (Alternate)

 

SUBDIVISION AND DEVELOPMENT APPEAL BOARD

  • Dalia Cheshire

 

FIRE COMMITTEE

  • Fire Chief - Wayne Clyne
  • Deputy Fire Chief - Kevin Elder
  • Councillors - Darcy Burke, Bill Goodfellow, April Geeraert (Alternate)
  • Secretary - Elaine Macdonald

 

ROCKYFORD MUNICIPAL LIBRARY

  • Library Manager - Jocelyn Kisko
  • Located in the Community Centre
  • Hours: Tues. Noon to 6:00 p.m.; Wed & Thurs. 2:00 p.m. till 8:00 p.m.
  • visit http://www.rockyfordlibrary.ca/ for more info or call 403-533-3964

ROCKYFORD COMMUNITY CENTER

  • Available to rent for weddings, meetings etc.
  • The Community Center also houses the municipal library and a fitness club which boasts a wide variety of exercise equipment and affordable membership fees. For more info on the fitness club please call Cathy deGroot at 403-533-3860.
  • For Community Center rental information please call 403-533-2127

​ROCKYFORD FRIENDSHIP CENTRE

  • Enjoy the soup days held each month at the center
  • Senior services such as foot nurse and bus charters offered periodically

CHURCHES

  • Rockyford United Church
  • St. Rita's Roman Catholic Church

TAXES

There is no business tax in Rockyford.

BUSINESS

Alberta Treasury Agency
403-533-3771

Bar-R-K Simmentals
403-533-2428

Bert's Small Engine Service
403-533-2371

Chinook Credit Union
403-533-3822

D-Alta Mechanical
403-533-3742 Website: www.rockyfordcnc.ca

Dee's Cold Beer & Liquor
#115 Main Street
403-533-2290, Fax: 403-533-2479
email: deescoldbeerandliquor@gmail.com

Extreme Steam Oilfield Service
403-901-5461

Just Energy
1-855-387-6071 Website: http://www.justenergy.com/residential/

Website: http://www.justenergy.com/commercial/

K. Pedersen Equipment Ltd.
403-533-3922

mr-b Computer Services
Affordable Websites

brian@mr-b.ca
403-795-9750

Rock Springs Manor
Wheatland Housing - Strathmore
403-934-3474

Rockyford Agencies
403-533-3771

Rockyford Community Center
For rental/bookings call 403-533-2127

Rockyford Grocery
403-533-3822

email: rockyfordgrocery@gmail.com

Rockyford Hotel/Triple B Tavern
403-533-3760, Fax: 403-533-3822

Rockyford Sportsplex
Arena 403-533-9903
Curling Rink 403-533-3883

Rockyford Steel
403-533-2258 or 403-533-3860
Fax: 403-533-2258

Rosebud Gas Co-op Ltd.
403-533-3882

Superior Feed & Supply
403-533-3811, Fax: 403-533-3820

The 90's2 Restaurant
403-533-3735

United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Fuel Agency 403-533-3745, Fax: 403-533-2395

The Woodcutter
403-533-0175
403-325-0760