Since launching in 2021, the Social Diversion Team (SDT) has been responding to calls throughout Red Deer for individuals in need of non-emergency support, whether experiencing mental health struggles, addictions issues, or homelessness.
Below is a list of recent City of Red Deer news releases. For media inquiries, contact Community & Public Relations during regular business hours (Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) via our Media Inquiry Form.
Registration for spring arts and recreation programs will begin on Tuesday, March 5 at 12 noon.
Motorists are advised of an upcoming road closure on 48 Street as underground utility upgrades are completed.
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) contract accepted and ratified by City Council today
In a closed discussion during today’s City Council meeting, Council accepted and ratified a new collective agreement with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 254.
City Council made decisions today related to Red Deer’s Overdose Prevention Site (OPS), requesting the Government of Alberta (GOA):
The City of Red Deer is seeking applicants for numerous election officer positions for the By-Election, being held on April 22, 2024.
The following items are on Red Deer City Council’s open meeting agenda on Tuesday, February 20, 2024.
Red Deer’s Vacant Spaces Grant program returns to offer up to $10,000 in rental subsidy for entrepreneurs looking to set up shop downtown.
Parks and Public works crews will begin snow and ice removal on downtown streets in Red Deer this evening and will continue during evening hours through to Saturday morning.
The City of Red Deer is recruiting board members for both the Red Deer Regional Airport Board and the Mayor’s Recognition Awards Committee.
Winter may have returned to central Alberta; however, late January and early February were marked with a stretch of warm temperatures.
The following decisions were made at today’s City Council meeting.
Applications are now being accepted for groups wanting to book Red Deer’s recreation, pools and community spaces for the upcoming fall 2024 and winter 2025 season.
Building permit values increased in January, with 67 approved permits valued at $7.2 million, compared with 61 permits issued in January 2023 worth $4.8 million.
The following items are on Red Deer City Council’s open meeting agenda on Monday, February 5, 2024.
Pedestrians between the Bower and Sunnybrook neighbourhoods are being made aware of a temporary bridge and trail closure in the area.
The City of Red Deer arenas are now LiveBarn venues.