Our Corporate Initiatives

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Environmental Master Plan

The Environmental Master Plan serves as a guide to improve environmental sustainability in our city by setting goals and providing short, medium and long-term strategies.

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Idle Free Policy

We recognize that unnecessary vehicle idling wastes fuel and contributes to air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions, and therefore have an idle free policy for vehicles in our fleet.

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Climate Change Adaptation Plan

We are creating a corporate climate change adaptation plan to assess, prepare for and adapt to predicted climate related impacts.

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Green Team

The Green Team is an internal committee designed to encourage staff and City departments to adopt more environmentally responsible practices in the workplace.

News & Notices

Road closures/transit disruptions...

July 15, 2019

The Westerner Days Fair & Exposition parade will take place in downtown Red Deer on Wednesday, July 17 resulting in multiple road closures and traffic detours, along with transit disruptions.

Downtown tree pruning

July 11, 2019

Parks aerial lift trucks (bucket trucks) will be pruning city owned trees in the downtown area between 48 and 52 Street and 47 and 51 Avenue.