Statistics Canada - Betula Beach

In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Summer Village of Betula Beach recorded a population of 16 living in 7 of its 40 total private dwellings, a 60% change from its 2011 population of 10. With a land area of 0.25 km2 (0.097 sq mi), it had a population density of 64.0/km2 (165.8/sq mi) in 2016.

In the 2011 Census, the Summer Village of Betula Beach had a population of 10 living in 6 of its 40 total dwellings, a -33.3% change from its 2006 population of 15. With a land area of 0.18 km2 (0.069 sq mi), it had a population density of 55.6/km2 (143.9/sq mi) in 2011.

 • Type Municipal incorporation
 • Mayor Rob Dickie
 • Governing body Betula Beach Summer Village Council

Summer Village Betula Beach

Mission, Vision, Goals

Summer Village Mission

Summer Villages are sustainable municipalities that are a well respected, recognized level of government and stewards of our lake and river environments.

Summer Village Vision

Through ADVOCACY, COMMUNICATION, and EDUCATION, the ASVA empowers summer villages, like Lakeview, to achieve strong and effective local government.

Summer Village Goals

The Alberta Summer Village Association (ASVA) subscribes to our 10 "ACE" Goals to ensure all Summer Villages are working towards the same objective:

A - Advocacy

1.     Advocacy / Liaison with Provincial Government – meet with government to advocate for solutions that support summer villages and promotes the collective position of summer villages to decision makers, members and stakeholders

2.     Participation on Provincial Issues and Initiatives – ASVA partners with all  levels of government, municipalities, industry, stakeholder groups, to resolve issues / challenges

3.     Advocate summer villages working together to build common solutions

4.     Effectively and transparently manage the ASVA as a high profile municipal association accepted and recognized by our sister associations, other municipalities, and the provincial government.

C - Communication

5.     ASVA provides useful, reliable information tailored to the specific needs of summer villages

6.     ASVA keeps up-to-date on social media as a tool for communications (website, etc)

E – Education

7.     Organizing Annual Conference – bring together skills, provide experts to advise on governance and stewardship

8.     ASVA provides access to a variety of resources (e.g. bylaw templates)

9.     ASVA supports solutions that help summer villages meet their sustainable objectives

10.   ASVA provide education resources to support summer villages in their role as environmental stewards

On Jan 15 1960

The Erection of the Summer Village of Betula Beach

Health Services

All emergencies: Dial 911

WestView Health Centre
The WestView Health Centre, located 34 kilometers east of Lakeview Village in Stony Plain, is a 68 bed facility including 16 inpatient beds 50 continuing care beds. WestView Health Centre provides acute care, continuing care, 24-hour emergency services, diagnostic imaging, lab services, day surgery, obstetrics, public health, environmental health, community care, rehabilitation services, preventative dental health and mental health.


Protective Services

Evansburg R.C.M.P. – 780-727-3654

Parkland County Fire Services – 780-968-8448

Seba Beach Patrol Services – 780-797-3021