The Town of Ponoka places the safety of our citizens as our top priority. The Town is actively monitoring and evaluating the COVID-19 situation daily and is prepared to respond appropriately to help protect the health and well-being of our citizens.


In response to provincial directives to minimize personal contact through physical distancing to help slow the spread of COVID-19, all Town facilities remain closed to public access until further notice, including the Arena, Aquaplex and the Town

Office at the Ponoka Civic Centre.


To learn more about our response to the COVID-19 pandemic, please click the links below. (Please note this information is only current at the time of writing and can change quickly).


Message from the Mayor

May 26, 2020 Update

May 26, 2020 Update

May 15, 2020 Update

May 15, 2020 Update

April 7, 2020 Update

April 6, 2020 Update

April 1, 2020 Update

March 31, 2020 Update

March 27, 2020 Update

March 23, 2020 Update

March 21, 2020 Update

March 18, 2020 Update

March 13, 2020 Update

For the most recent information and updates from the federal and provincial governments, please visit the Alberta Health and Government of Canada websites.

To read News Release, please click here

To read the News Release, please click here

To read the News Release, please click here

Swimming lesson report cards are being mailed to all families with children who participated in the following lesson sets at the Ponoka Aquaplex prior to the recent closure in response to COVID-19:

Friday, Jan. 10-March 13 lessons

Saturday, Jan. 11-14 lessons  

Monday/Wednesday, Feb. 10-March 11 lessons  


If you have any questions, please contact the Aquaplex at 403-783-0131. Thank you.