Fort Vermilion

Canada Courthouses / Alberta / Fort Vermilion
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Fort Vermilion is named for the vermilion coloured clays lining the river banks and Fort Vermilion was established as a trading post in 1788.

 

Location:  Fort Vermilion is located in the northern part of the Province.

Judicial District:  Peace River Judicial District

 

Provincial Courthouse – Fort Vermilion

 

Location:  4607 River Road / 47 Street

Built:  2015 – 2017

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Stantec Architecture Ltd. of Edmonton

Contractor:  BCT Structures Inc. of Lethbridge

 

Description:  The building faces northwest and is a one story steel, brick and concrete structure.. The building houses the Provincial Court.

 

Note:  The previous courthouse was built around 1987. The architect was Anthony T Hutton Architect ( 1983 ) Ltd.

 

See:  Within the Peace River Judicial District is the Court of Queens Bench at Peace River and Provincial Courthouses located at