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Below is a list of City of Red Deer news releases. Contact Communications & Strategic Planning during regular business hours (Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) at 403-342-8147 or

Lane and sidewalk closure on 49 Avenue

October 21, 2019 8:32 AM

Drivers and pedestrians should be aware of a construction project that will shut down a section of northbound 49 Avenue as well as the adjacent sidewalk.

Road closure on 30 Street/47 Avenue

October 21, 2019 8:27 AM

Drivers in south Red Deer should be aware of a utility construction project that will shut down a section of 30 Street/47 Avenue.

City prepares for provincial budget release

October 17, 2019 8:11 AM

Ahead of the Provincial budget release next week, The City is preparing to, once again, tighten municipal investment, while working to maintain the programs and services citizens expect.

City Council supports proposed changes to police funding model

October 15, 2019 4:42 PM

City Council supports, in principle, the Province of Alberta’s proposed changes to the police funding model, which would require all Alberta municipalities, regardless of size, to begin paying for some front line police services.

Road closure in Glendale

October 15, 2019 12:54 PM

Residents in Glendale should be aware of a utility servicing project that will shut down a section of Gunn Street this week.

Free transit on federal election day

October 15, 2019 12:51 PM

To help improve accessibility for voters in the upcoming federal election, The City of Red Deer is offering free transit service on election day, Monday, October 21, 2019.

Road closure on Springbett Drive

October 4, 2019 8:25 AM

Residents in Mountview should be aware of a sanitary sewer maintenance project that will shut down a section of Springbett Drive this weekend.

Economic leader report shared with City Council

September 30, 2019 8:40 PM

Focusing on economic development by taking intentional steps to be a catalyst in the downtown and reducing red tape is the focus of an economic leader report shared with City Council at today’s meeting.

Council freezes salaries

September 30, 2019 5:09 PM

Today, Red Deer City Council gave direction to freeze salaries for Mayor and Council. Salaries will remain at the current rates for 2019.

Red Deer’s new entrance sign wins awards

September 30, 2019 4:44 PM

Red Deer’s new entrance sign was recognized by the Sign Association of Canada and Sign Media Canada, winning Best Freestanding Sign and Best in Show at the 2019 BOCSIes – the Best of Canada’s Sign Industry awards.

Road closure in Queens Business Park

September 30, 2019 9:57 AM

Drivers may experience traffic delays this week in northwest Red Deer, as one of the roads linking the Queens Business Park with the Burnt Lake Industrial Park is closed for maintenance.