May 2014 News Archive

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Crews working fast to fix potholes

May 2, 2014 9:00 AM

Filling thousands of potholes is not a small undertaking, but crews have already repaired more than 4,000 in seven weeks.

Click to count yourself in

May 5, 2014 9:59 AM

The 2014 municipal census is officially starting with the online tool being open to the public.

Downtown street sweeping

May 5, 2014 10:00 AM

Street sweeping downtown is scheduled for Sunday, May 11 from 6 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Waskasoo identity workshop

May 5, 2014 10:01 AM

A community identity workshop for the Waskasoo neighbourhood is being held to discuss the vision for the area as part of the development of a neighbourhood plan.

Building permit values down from last year

May 7, 2014 1:52 PM

The value of building permits issued by The City of Red Deer for the first four months of 2014 is 25 per cent behind values for the same time frame last year.

Crews to install Ross Street Patio Tuesday

May 8, 2014 1:55 PM

Starting at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, May 13, traffic will be reduced to one lane on Ross Street west of 49 Avenue to install barriers for the Ross Street Patio.

Spray park and Rec Centre outdoor pool open soon

May 9, 2014 10:36 AM

Get ready to make a splash when both the Blue Grass Sod Farms Central Spray & Play and the Recreation Centre outdoor pool open for the season, weather permitting, on Sunday, June 1.

Let’s talk budget

May 14, 2014 10:01 AM

Red Deerians are invited join The City at Let’s Talk Budget 2015, an open house where residents can show City Council and City administration how they would prioritize tax spending.

Road closures for marathon

May 15, 2014 2:11 PM

The following is a list of road closures for Woody’s Marathon on Saturday, May 17 and Sunday, May 18.

Open house to discuss land north of Highway 11A

May 20, 2014 2:20 PM

Residents are encouraged to attend an open house on Wednesday, May 28, 2014, as part of the public consultation process to develop a Major Area Structure Plan (MASP) for the area north of Highway 11A.

Budget survey still available online for residents

May 22, 2014 9:44 AM

Residents who were unable to make it to last night’s Let’s Talk Budget 2015 open house are encouraged to make sure their voice is still heard by filling out an online survey.

2014 Property Tax Notices are in the mail

May 23, 2014 11:13 AM

This year’s Property Tax Notices are in the mail, and property owners are encouraged to pay early to ensure their payment is processed on time and avoid late penalties.

Taylor Drive closures start tomorrow

May 23, 2014 11:38 AM

Taylor Drive closures will start this Saturday, May 24, as construction on the Taylor Drive and Ross Street intersection moves into full swing.

CPR pedestrian bridge temporary closures

May 26, 2014 9:50 AM

Work on the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Bridge will mean temporary closures to pedestrians and bicyclists during daytime hours for the week of June 2 to 6.

Enviro Fair celebrates Clean Air Day, Environment Week

May 27, 2014 9:49 AM

The City of Red Deer, Alberta Environment Sustainable Resource Development (ESRD) and Parkland Airshed Management Zone (PAMZ) are hosting the fourth annual Red Deer Enviro Fair Wednesday, June 4, at the Provincial Building.

Collicutt Centre will reopen late Thursday morning

May 29, 2014 12:09 AM

The Collicutt Centre will remain closed today until 10 a.m. after an incident that occurred on Wednesday, May 28 at approximately 8:45 p.m. RCMP responded to the incident and the facility was evacuated.

Update: Collicutt Centre closure

May 29, 2014 11:45 AM

Red Deer RCMP are actively investigating after a threatening message was made on a wall within the Collicutt Centre in the evening of May 28, 2014.