Lac Ste. Anne County staff moved into the newly constructed administration building in the fall of 2017. Around that time, slab heaving and drywall cracking were observed. These issues were investigated by Professional Engineers who then isolated likely causes. Since then, the County has experienced an exacerbation of these problems. As the resolution process with the appropriate parties may require legal proceedings, the County is limited in the information that can be shared until such issues and/or proceedings are resolved.
Status as of January 31, 2020
To protect the County’s interests, the County has initiated a lawsuit against the parties involved in the project execution, design, and construction of the Administration Building. This lawsuit is in its early stages; therefore, limited information can be shared until the conclusion of the lawsuit. Accordingly, upon advice from Legal Counsel, the County is not able to respond to information requests about this matter.
Lac Ste. Anne County Council and Administration sincerely thank ratepayers for their continued understanding and cooperation as they work to bring this matter to conclusion. The County will provide periodic updates on the matter on this website and the County's social media channels.
Interest has been expressed in the release of multiple Engineer Reports on the new administration building. Lac Ste. Anne County has committed to posting all publically available information to this section of the County website once all legal and legislative requirements have been processed and met.
Legacy Construction Phase Documentation
During construction of the administration building, the County posted periodic schedule information, budget updates and other reports. Click below to access this legacy information.