June 2016 News Archive

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Building permit values strong in May

June 9, 2016 11:15 AM

Building permit values in May were stronger than the same month last year, with 103 permits issued at an estimated value of $13.6 million last month compared to 122 permits valued at $8 million issued in May of last year.

Mayor’s Recognition Awards 2016

June 9, 2016 8:58 PM

Twenty-three individuals, the Red Deer College Queens Volleyball Team, the Dream Catchers Toastmasters Club and the “Walking With Our Sisters” Organizing Committee were recognized Thursday evening at the annual Mayor’s Recognition Awards ceremony.

Have you seen the Budget Bus?

June 15, 2016 3:49 PM

The City’s Budget Bus has been out on the streets of Red Deer talking to residents about City services and finding out what their priorities are. If you haven’t visited a bus yet, there are still lots of opportunities this month.

West Park community check-in scheduled for Thursday

June 20, 2016 10:57 AM

Residents of West Park are invited to a community check-in open house on Thursday, June 23 to view a preliminary site plan for the relocation of Westpark Middle School and upgrades to the surrounding site.

Water leaks affecting parts of Morrisroe

June 20, 2016 1:16 PM

Approximately 30 homes on Mitchell Avenue, Meeres Close, McIntosh Avenue, and McBride Crescent are affected by a series of water leaks, along with Annie L. Gaetz School.

Boil water advisory for parts of Morrisroe

June 20, 2016 2:50 PM

Approximately 30 homes on Mitchell Avenue, McBride Crescent, McIntosh Avenue and Meeres Close, along with Annie L. Gaetz School, are under a boil water advisory until further notice following a series of water leaks

Turn off the taps this summer

June 21, 2016 10:38 AM

In anticipation of low flows in the Red Deer River this summer, The City of Red Deer is reminding residents and businesses to conserve water.

City plans for potential postal strike or lockout

June 23, 2016 11:39 AM

With the news that a Canada Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) strike or lockout may happen as early as July 2, The City of Red Deer is getting ready and putting plans in place so it can minimize the impact to its customers.

2016 property taxes due Thursday

June 27, 2016 10:06 AM

Don’t forget to pay your property taxes by Thursday to avoid penalties. Thursday, June 30 is the deadline to pay 2016 City of Red Deer property taxes.

The City of Red Deer earns diversity award

June 27, 2016 1:35 PM

The City of Red Deer has been recognized for its efforts in creating a more welcoming and inclusive organization and community as one of the recipients of Diversity Magazine’s inaugural Diversity Awards.

Another city wide annual spring cleanup is in the bag

June 30, 2016 11:14 AM

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.