Village of Donnelly


Office Hours

Village of Donnelly Office Hours Updated

Please note the Village of Donnelly office hours have updated.

The Village of Donnelly’s Office hours are every Tuesday & Wednesday 9am – 4pm 

The last business day of the month and the first business day of the month.

Sorry for any inconvenience.



Welcome to the Village of Donnelly, our new CAO, Matthew Ferris

On July 27th 2020 Council appointed Matthew Ferris as the municipalities new chief administrative officer (CAO). Matthew Ferris is our new CAO he brings over a decade of municipal experience from across Canada. Matthew  is a registered professional planner and environmental professional to name some of his many accreditation.  Matthews unique experience from being a former licensed water operator to managing municipal planning departments along with being a CAO at another community gives him  a unique background to provide the Village administrative support. Matthew will be in the office the second Wednesday of every month but is always available by phone at 780-837-4388


Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information – Tuesday July 7, 2020 – to be updated as warranted

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information – Tuesday July 7, 2020 – to be updated as warranted


The M.D. of Smoky River, towns of Falher & McLennan, villages of Donnelly & Girouxville in coordination with the Smoky Region Emergency Services are closely following the lead from the Province on the issue of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).  We would like to ensure clear and concise information is available.

Alberta implemented Stage 2 re-openings June 12th for businesses and services that were closed due to Covid.  A list of what MAY be opened can be found at the Stage 2 guidance area.  Residents are reminded that many restrictions are still in place and that although businesses may be allowed to open, they may choose to remain closed especially if staff are symptomatic.

Please understand that the Covid-19 virus has not “disappeared”, there are still active cases in the province and residents need to continue to take precautions including maintaining physical distancing, wearing face masks when physical distancing is not possible, washing and sanitizing hands and surfaces that are frequently touched, avoiding crowds and situations where physical distances can not be maintained.

Area businesses may continue to limit the number of people within their establishments to allow for proper physical distancing.  Please respect staff’s direction and requests, these restrictions are in place to protect everyone.

Individuals who have cough, fever, shortness of breath, runny nose or sore throat symptoms are to complete the self-assessment and get tested for COVID-19 if indicated.

COVID-19 self-assessment for Albertans, or the

COVID-19 self-assessment for healthcare and shelter workers, enforcement personnel and first responders.

If you have a fever, cough, shortness of breath, runny nose or sore throat, you are legally required to isolate for at least 10 days from the start of your symptoms or until they resolve, whichever is longer.

Current restrictions under the Stage 2 re-opening in Alberta include:

To protect yourself and to help prevent the possible spread of COVID-19, as well as the flu and common cold:

  • Wash your hands often and well, use sanitizer whenever possible
  • Avoid touching your face, nose, or mouth with unwashed hands
  • Avoid any contact with people who are sick
  • Clean and disinfect surfaces that are frequently touched
  • Stay at home and away from others if you are feeling ill
  • Cover your cough and sneezes and then wash your hands
  • If you must go out in public, keep your distance – stay 2 metres from other people

To view up-to-date information and statistics on COVID-19 in Alberta please visit the Government of Alberta Website:

To view information and apply for the Small and Medium Enterprise Relaunch Grant (if revenue loss of at least 50% due to the Covid Pandemic occurred) visit


Stage 2 re-opening information:


Covid-19 Self-Assessment:

COVID-19 self-assessment for healthcare and shelter workers, enforcement personnel and first responders:


Mass gatherings and business restrictions


Municipal Office Re-open

JUNE 5, 2020 – Effective today, the Adminsitrative Office doors are unlocked.

However due to COVID-19 pandemic, the Village of Donnelly Encourage COVID protocol

  • proper hand hygiene
  • limit one person
  • mask are encouraged, must supply your own
  • those who are sick or have symptoms related to COVID-19 should stay home

If in person is not required, public are encourage to access  Village staff by phone (780-925-3835) during office hours Tuesday to Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm or Emergency at 780-837-6036, email (

Thank you for your assistance and cooperation.

For further information please contact

Smoky River Golf Passes Available

Smoky River Golf Passes


The Smoky River Golf passes are available at the Village office.

As a resident of the Village of Donnelly, you are entitled to receive a free golfing membership for the 2020 season.

Please feel free to call the Village of Donnelly office @ (780) 925-3835

Between the hours of 9:00 a.m.-12 p.m. & 1 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Tuesday-Friday.