Red Deer’s early commuters will be pleased to know transit service will return to a 5 a.m. start for most routes next week.
Below is a list of City of Red Deer news releases. For media inquiries, contact Corporate Communications during regular business hours (Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) at 403-396-9533 or email@example.com.
Council is seeking public feedback on the Land Use Bylaw amendment that would allow the interim shelter to continue operating at its current location until May 31, 2022.
The City of Red Deer has been working hard to plan for the eventual return of modified summer programming amid the on-going COVID-19 pandemic.
Tonight at their Special Meeting, Council approved a stronger legal agreement as well as short and long-term financial support for Westerner Park.
Starting Wednesday, May 12, a portion of the trail at Three Mile Bend will be closed to pedestrians as crews work to repair a damaged power pole.
City Council made multiple Land Use Bylaw amendments today to cut back on red tape and offer additional opportunities for local businesses.
At today’s City Council meeting, Council approved the implementation a two-year electric scooter (e-scooter) pilot project to start this summer, with no limits on the number of companies or e-Scooters that can participate.
Red Deer property owners can expect to receive their 2021 property tax notices in their mailboxes and inboxes soon as The City is sending them out today.
Kick it to the Curb returns to Red Deer this weekend providing residents the opportunity to find a new home for unwanted and unused items.
Meet the Street organizers are creating a weekend filled with downtown attractions for all to enjoy.
At Monday’s City Council meeting, Council will consider approval to implement an electric scooter (e-scooter) pilot project for a two-year term.
Further restrictions are being implemented after the most recent Provincial announcement on May 4, 2021.
“Today, Advanced Education Minister Demertios Nicolaides announced Red Deer College will become a polytechnic institution, as a result of a recent post-secondary review process.
Acts of kindness and caring are happening throughout our city. They’re lead by organizations, small business owners, individuals and families - Red Deerians who understand we need to support each other through this difficult time.
Building permit values continued to rise in April, with 123 approved permits valued at $10.3 million, compared with 53 permits issued in April 2020 worth just over $16 million.
After two years with The City of Red Deer and more than 30 years in public and private sectors, City Manager Allan Seabrooke announced his intention to retire effective May 21, 2021.
During budget deliberations earlier this year, Council approved the 2021 Capital Budget for the G.H. Dawe Community Centre project.
I hope you are all doing well and are keeping safe during this challenging time.
The City is once again closing its indoor recreation facilities following targeted public health restrictions implemented by the Province in light of the continued rise in COVID-19 cases and variants of concern.
There are two Special Red Deer City Council meetings scheduled for next week on Monday, May 3, 2021 and Tuesday, May 4, 2021.
Council passed first reading to amend Land Use Bylaw 3357/M-2021 tonight to extend the ability for the interim shelter to continue operating at Cannery Row until May 31, 2022.
Mayor Veer statement on Provincial Government’s “Alberta 2030: Building Skills for Jobs” released today
“Earlier today, the Government of Alberta released the “Alberta 2030: Building Skills for Jobs” 10-year strategy for post-secondary education.
At the Council meeting today, administration will present recommendations to extend the ability for the interim shelter to operate at Cannery Row.
Starting Monday, May 3, a portion of the south bank trail from Taylor Drive to the CPR Pedestrian Bridge, adjacent to the Water Treatment Plant, will close temporarily for construction.
Red Deerians are once again invited to participate in The City’s outdoor fitness classes, starting May 4 at Setters Place at Great Chief Park.
At today’s regular City Council meeting, Council gave second and third reading to an updated Community Standards Bylaw No. 3669/2021.
Today, City Council approved the new Red Deer Major Event Strategy and Destination Development Framework with a goal to see Red Deer as a top major event destination among mid-sized Canadian cities by 2030
In collaboration with Red Deer RCMP and other community partners, The City is seeing success just a few months after implementing its new Social Diversion Team.
At today’s meeting, City Council tabled administration’s recommendations surrounding the financial support and agreement for Westerner Park pending further information.
With Red Deer nearing its highest number of COVID-19 cases since the pandemic was originally declared in March 2020, The City of Red Deer is reminding citizens to protect themselves and others by following provincial health guidelines and restrictions.
“It is with great sadness that we mourn the passing of Don Holloway, Red Deer’s 2020 Honorary Senior Citizen of the year and one of our city’s last known living veterans of the Korean War.
“The rising number of cases of COVID-19 in our community and in our province is affecting us all, and although we are pandemic weary we need to continue to be diligent in ensuring we limit the spread of the virus.
A new agreement between Westerner Park and The City of Red Deer will be considered by City Council at a Special Meeting on April 22 with the goal to ensure financial and operating stability for Westerner Park
This year's Federal Government budget is the first in two years and identifies focus areas of: COVID-19 relief programs, the economy, business resilience, affordable housing and infrastructure funding; however, The City awaits further detail on how much Fe
EL&P crews are busy responding to a pole fire on the west side of Highway 2, south of the Sports Hall of Fame.
Residential street sweeping will begin on April 25, as crews will complete sweeping medians and boulevards throughout the city on April 22.