Lacombe county has issued a warning for residents about workers claiming to be doing pothole and paving projects for Mainroad Operations. 

Here is the release from the Lacombe County page:

Please be advised of the following situation concerning trespassing on private property and solicitation of business in the Contract Maintenance Area. 

Yesterday, April 19th, 2023, Mainroad Operations received a phone call from a concerned resident located West of Ponoka stating that a group of workers came onto their private property representing “Mainroad” and offering to fill potholes and pave the driveway. 

These workers are soliciting business from residents in a fraudulent manner.  Residents are strongly advised to report any suspicious activity to the local RCMP.  If you wish to remain anonymous you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or online at  To report a crime online, or for access to RCMP news and information, download the Alberta RCMP app through Apple or Google Play.