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The Kananaskis Improvement District (“KID”) is an unincorporated municipality located southwest of Calgary, Alberta, in some of western Canada’s most scenic mountain landscapes. The KID encompasses approximately 4,000 square kilometers and has a population of 249 (2011 federal census).
Established in 1996, the Improvement District shares most physical boundaries with Kananaskis Country. The KID is the only Alberta municipality located within a provincial park, and virtually all its land base is owned and administered by the Province of Alberta.
Known as Alberta's Playground we have many visitors come to enjoy the scenery and recreate in the area. For information about Kananaskis Country, including recreation facilities, camping, trails and opportunities in the provincial parks, please visit Kananaskis Country’s web site.
For Employment Opportunities, Requests for Proposals and Public Notices please visit the Public Notices page.
ALBERTA EMERGENCY ALERTS
Public Safety is everyone’s responsibility!
Disaster can occur anywhere, at anytime. It is your responsibility to ensure you are prepared if a disaster occurs. Alberta Emergency Alerts are issued to assist you—providing you with critical information about an immediate disaster, where it is occurring and what action you need to take.
When disaster strikes, get more information and take appropriate action to protect yourself and your family.
Stop ● Listen ● Respond
Provincewide fire ban in effect Effective May 25 at noon, the province is applying a full fire ban to Alberta’s forests. The full fire ban prohibits all open fires, including campfires in campgrounds or backcountry and random camping areas. This includes charcoal briquettes. Portable propane fire pits and gas or propane stoves and barbeques designed.. read more →
THIS EXERCISE HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO THE CURRENT WILDFIRE SITUATION IN ALBERTA On June 10 and 11 the Kananaskis Improvement District and Environment and Sustainable Resource Development will NOT be conducting a mock-wildfire exercise in the Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area near Mt Kidd RV Park, Kananaskis Golf Course, Boundary Ranch, and the Kananaskis Village-Delta Hotels. read more →
The following application has received conditional approval in accordance with the Kananaskis Improvement District Land Use Order by the Development Authority. 15-12 Development - Installation of new Sensory Yurt Location - Easter Seals Camp Horizon N ½ Sec 29 & SE ¼ Sec 32 Twp 22 Rg 9 W of 5th M Further information regarding.. read more →