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Relocation of Downtown Business Association, Land and Economic Development and RCMP Downtown Unit

May 28, 2019 4:10 PM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

This June, the Downtown Business Association, RCMP Downtown Unit and The City’s Land and Economic Development department will move into new locations as part of The City’s commitment to economic development and community safety.

The following moves will take place:

  • The Downtown Business Association (DBA) will move to 5009 50 Avenue effective June 10, 2019.
  • The RCMP Downtown Unit will relocate from the Downtown Detachment to 5009 50 Avenue effective June 10, 2019.
  • The DBA and RCMP Downtown Unit will share this building with Alberta Innovates and Catapult Entrepreneurs effective June 10, 2019.
  • The City’s Land and Economic Development will operate out of the DBA’s former office space - 5000 51 Avenue effective June 24, 2019.

Recently, The City’s Culture Services department relocated from 39 Street to the former Central Intermediate School located at 5205 48 Avenue. Culture Services is offering their culture programming out of this downtown location.

“The City of Red Deer is committed to supporting a safe and vibrant downtown,” said Allan Seabrooke, City Manager. “By having Land and Economic Development, Culture Services and RCMP Downtown Unit all located in our city’s core, we are creating an environment that encourages all facets of a healthy downtown: business, culture and safety.”

The public will have an opportunity to tour these new spaces at an open house event on July 5, 2019. More details about this event will be shared in the coming weeks.

More information about the moves in the Relocation of Downtown Business Association, Land and Economic Development and RCMP Downtown Unit FAQs (pdf) .

For more information, contact:

Allan Seabrooke
City Manager
The City of Red Deer
403-342-8156  

Communications & Strategic Planning
The City of Red Deer
403-342-8147

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