August 2018 News Archive

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Building permit values on the rise

August 3, 2018 1:22 PM

Building permit applications picked up in July, with residential and commercial permits surpassing 2017 values.

Fire ban in effect for Red Deer

August 8, 2018 8:40 AM

The City of Red Deer is issuing a full city-wide fire ban effective immediately in light of dry conditions and poor air quality.

Capstone at Riverlands trail closure

August 9, 2018 11:00 AM

A portion of trail along the Red Deer River in Capstone will close Monday. The closure is expected to remain in place until August 27, but is dependent on weather and water levels.

Traffic delays on 49 Avenue

August 16, 2018 2:09 PM

Drivers can expect delays on 49 Avenue in the downtown as construction begins to repave the roadway.

Construction in City Hall Park

August 17, 2018 12:11 PM

Starting Monday, August 20 construction to update City Hall Park in front of the West entrance of City Hall will begin.

Council considers a new Business Licence Bylaw

August 20, 2018 9:02 PM

All businesses operating in The City of Red Deer will require a business licence if City Council approves a new Business Licence Bylaw (3609/2018), which heard first reading at today’s City Council meeting.

Updated Smoke Free Bylaw to prohibit consuming cannabis in public

August 20, 2018 9:07 PM

Smoking, vaping and consuming cannabis in public will be prohibited if City Council approves an updated Smoke Free Bylaw that now includes regulations related to cannabis use. City Council heard first reading of the updated bylaw at City Council today.

City-wide fire ban lifted

August 29, 2018 10:57 AM

With the recent rainfall, and air quality at an acceptable level, The City of Red Deer is lifting the city-wide fire ban effective immediately.

Improvements for 43 Street parking lot

August 30, 2018 2:23 PM

Enhancements to a gravel parking lot north on 43 Street, north of Servus Arena, are scheduled to start this week (weather permitting).

New intersection coming to 77 Street

August 31, 2018 3:22 PM

Construction on a new right in/right out intersection will begin next week on 77 Street (weather permitting) to allow access to the new northside community centre.