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Below is a list of City of Red Deer news releases. Contact Communications & Strategic Planning during regular business hours (Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) at 403-342-8147 or

Red Deerians come together to clean up

June 15, 2018 12:34 PM

This year’s city wide spring cleanup program, Green Deer, was a success with volunteers from businesses, community associations, schools, clubs, churches, families and individuals coming together to clean up garbage in our city.

Building permit values slow in May

June 11, 2018 11:00 AM

Building permits slowed down in May and dropped from an estimated $15 million in May 2017 to $9 million last month.

Mayor’s Recognition Awards 2018

June 7, 2018 8:39 PM

Red Deer is home to some extraordinary people, some of whom were called up on stage tonight at the Mayor’s Recognition Awards to stand in the spotlight and be thanked for their significant contributions to our community.

Recreation Centre closed this weekend

June 6, 2018 11:22 AM

The Recreation Centre will close to the public this weekend, as the Red Deer Catalina Swim Club hosts their annual “Freeze or Fry” swim meet.

47 Avenue closed Monday and Tuesday

May 31, 2018 2:43 PM

47 Avenue between 49 Street and 50 Street will close next week on Monday, June 4 at 6 a.m. until 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 5 for waterline work.

Rough sleeping encampment on public lands process

May 30, 2018 3:39 PM

The City has an inter-departmental collaborative approach in place to address makeshift camps in Red Deer’s parks and other green spaces, which aims to address the safety of everyone in our community through clean up and connecting individuals...

Lane closures on 67 Street this weekend

May 30, 2018 11:10 AM

There will be lane closures on 67 Street between the Red Deer River bridge and Carrington Drive from Friday June 1 at 7 p.m. until Sunday June 3 at 10 p.m.

Celebrate Seniors Week June 3-9

May 30, 2018 11:07 AM

The City of Red Deer is recognizing the valuable contributions of seniors in our community by offering seniors free admission during Seniors Week.

48 Avenue closed this weekend

May 25, 2018 9:27 AM

48 Avenue between 49 Street and 50 Street will close this weekend starting Saturday, May 26 at 6 a.m. until 6 p.m. Sunday, May 27 for waterline work.