They're picking up the pieces at the Starland County office, which was destroyed by fire on Friday, May 25. The county has issued the following statement:
Due to a fire at the Main Administrative Office in Morrin Starland County will cease all ongoing operations from that site. No injuries were reported and the fire has been contained. Please note that all regular road maintenance operations, water and sewer services, and all other critical operations of the County are still functioning.
County Staff are working to find a temporary alternative location where regular administrative operations can be set up. We ask that all residents and businesses remain patient while we work to set up this alternative location. Some financial functions may be temporarily impacted during this transition period.
We would like to thank all of the fire departments who assisted in controlling the blaze as they once again proved just how essential they are to the Starland County community.
Please note that the regular Starland County adminstration number 403-772-3793 is currently inoperable. Starland County has set up a toll free number that will route calls to their appropriate department, 1-866-250-3933. For all other regular inquiries please see the contact page and contact the appropriate department where direct contact numbers are listed.