About McLennan

McLennan, Alberta located in the beautiful Peace Country.  McLennan is an hour drive south of Peace River, two hours northeast of Grande Prairie and approximately 4 hours northwest of Edmonton. 

McLennan is known as a transportation town, it is the hub of the Northern Railway Line. The railline from McLennan transports freight to and from the North up to Hay River, NWT and goes South from McLennan connecting to the Edmonton rail lines. In addition to rail service, the primary Highway 2 passes through the Town of McLennan. 

The population in 2021 was 695.  Though small, we are a community with a lot of heart.

Our town provides services to entire region with the local hospital and RCMP detachment located here. 


Public Notices

News & Notices


August Regular Council Meeting Cancelled

Notice is hereby given that the Regular Council Meeting of Monday, August 8, 2022 has been cancelled. The next Regular Council Meeting will be Monday, September 12, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. in the Town of McLennan Council Chambers.


summer hours


Do you have a plan to revitalize the H.W. Fish Arena?

The Town is accepting proposals from individuals/organizations who are interested in entering into an agreement with the Town to keep
the H.W. Fish Arena as a community facility. 

What is your plan, who is committed, we want to see your proposal!

Deadline to submit a proposal is Thursday, October 6th, 2022

 dont miss the deadline

Have questions for Council prior to submitting your proposal?  Call the office at 780-324-3065 to arrange to be a delegation at the September 12th Council Meeting and ask your questions to Council.


McLennan ATB Customer Community Banking - available every Wednesday from 10 am - 12 noon at the McLennan IDA.

ATB is situated in one of the offices at the IDA to assist customers. Customers can pay bills, deposit cheques and transfer funds within accounts. No Cash Transactions. This will continue until approximately end of summer 2022, once the ABM is installed.


An ATB ABM machine will be installed in the McLennan IDA early this summer. The ABM machine will offer multi-denomination ($5, $20, $50 and $100's) Customers will be able to pay bills, withdraw and deposit cash using the ABM machine, and transfer funds within accounts. A representative from ATB will be on site to provide community banking on Wednesdays from 10am to 12 noon to provide guidance on how to use the new ATM machine.