Utilities in Hill Spring are divided up into different areas of responsibility. While the potable water supply and irrigation system are the responsibility of the Village, care and provision for other utilities is provided by and in agreement with private firms. To investigate further please see the information below.
Alberta One Call
Before commencing any excavation please call Alberta One Call to have the utilities marked. Call toll free at 1-800-242-3447 or request a locate online
Alberta Utilities Consumer Advocate (UCA)
Visit ucahelps.alberta.ca to compare electricity and gas prices in your area, view historical rates, or get help resolving utility related issues.
Fortis Alberta owns and operates the electrical infrastructure system within the Village of Glenwood. Property owners must contact Fortis Alberta prior to connection to the electrical grid.
For electrical issues in the Village of Glenwood, including electrical emergencies please call: 310-WIRE (310-9473)
The Natural Gas infrastructure in Glenwood is owned and maintained by ATCO Gas. If you need a natural gas connection or if your connection requires servicing, please contact ATCO Gas:
General Inquiries: 310-5678
24 Hour Emergencies: 1-800-511-3447
Local Office: 403-653-3995
ATCO Gas – Cardston Office, 35-3rd Avenue East, Cardston, AB T0K 0K0
Village of Hill Spring Water
The Village of Hill Spring obtains its raw water from two artesian wells which tap into an aquifer. The water treatment plant was built in 1984 with further upgrades in 2004. Continual upgrades are made to maintain an excellent quality of drinking water for the village. Water quality is tested on an ongoing basis to ensure that the most stringent Alberta Health Service guidelines are met.
To have the water shut off at your property, problems with water or sewer, water connections, or for changing utilities over to a new owner call the village office at: 403 626-3233
Water related fees and charges may be found on the Rates, Fees & Charges Bylaw.
Village of Hill Spring Sewer
The Village of Hill Spring operates two sewage lagoons located southeast of Hill Spring. Sewer related fees and charges may be found on the Rates, Fees & Charges Bylaw.
Village of Glenwood Irrigation
The Village of Hill Spring obtains its water for irrigation service from and in agreement with the United Irrigation District (UID). Irrigation service is used as a non-potable water source for the watering of lawns and gardens. Irrigation service is seasonally operational from mid-May to September 30th.
Irrigation related fees and charges may be found in the Rates, Fees & Charges Bylaw.