Welcome to the Town of Trochu

News & Notices

Holiday Office Closure

The office will be closed Good Friday, April 19 & Easter Monday, April 22

We will reopen for business at 8:30 am on Tuesday, April 23.

We look forward to seeing you then.

Please NOTE – Dump hours and Garbage Pick up will NOT change over the Easter Holidays.


We have several Summer employment opportunities at the Town of Trochu, see our Employment page for more details and other local opportunities!

Resumes can be dropped off at the Town Office, emailed to secretary@townoftrochu.ca, or mailed to the attention of Carl Peterson, Box 340, Trochu, AB T0M 2C0.


Kneehill County Fire Ban – Effective Immediately

EFFECTIVE APRIL 11, 2019 . . . a Fire Ban has been issued for Kneehill County, due to the dry and windy spring conditions.

All fire permits are suspended or cancelled and no new fire permits will be issued.

No campfires (or other open fires) are allowed in campgrounds or backcountry and random camping areas. This includes charcoal briquettes. Gas or propane stoves/barbeques and portable propane fire pits are allowed.

This includes the Kneehill County hamlets (Torrington, Huxley, Sunnyslope, Hesketh, Swalwell) and campgrounds.

Please check our Fire Ban page for updates and links.