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 2017 was 791.  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

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Road Construction 
Weather permitting road construction will start next week on May 31st. Residents that will be impacted by temporary road closures will be notified by the contractor Wapiti Gravel. Road Construction is scheduled for:

4th Street NE between 3rd Avenue NE and 5th Avenue NE
1st Street N.E. between 3rd Avenue NE and 4th Avenue NE
4th Avenue NE between 2nd Street NE and 1st Street NE
3rd Street N.E. between 3rd Avenue and 5th Avenue NE

They will provide residents impacted with advance notice of any disruption. The plan is to remove the pavement, pack it with gravel then re-open the street to traffic until they are ready to pave.  Garbage pick up will remain as front yard pick up.


Notice of Preparation 

Combined Assessment and Taxation Notice for 2022

Town of McLennan

Notice is hereby given that the assessment roll of the Town of McLennan, made under the provisions of the Municipal Government Act, Chapter M-26.1, has been prepared and will be open to inspection at the Municipal Office in McLennan during business hours.  Any person who desires to object to the entry of his name or that of any other person upon the said roll or the assessed value placed upon any property must, within (60)days from the date of this notice lodge his complaint(s) in writing with the Town of McLennan.

Combined Assessment and Taxation Notice were mailed May 18, 2022.  Pursuant to the Municipal Government Act, all assessed persons are deemed to have received their assessments and tax notices 7 days after it is sent. 

Any person who wishes to appeal their assessment must do so in writing by July 25, 2022 along with the appeal fee of $50.00 to the Clerk of the Assessment Review Board, Town of McLennan.

Dated May 18, 2022

Lorraine Willier

Chief Administrative Officer


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.