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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

Removal of Deadfall at Heritage Ranch

November 8, 2019 10:16 AM

As part of the Wildfire Management Program, The City of Red Deer Parks section will be working along the lower trail at Heritage Ranch this fall. Work will begin in the area on Tuesday, November 12, with completion expected around mid-December, 2019.

Red Deer recognized as parks and recreation leader

November 4, 2019 11:24 AM

Red Deer was recognized as an Alberta parks and recreation leader as local organizations won three separate awards at the annual Alberta Recreation & Parks Association (ARPA) conference last month in Lake Louise.

‘Tis Toys for Tickets time again

October 30, 2019 8:24 AM

Anyone who receives a City-issued parking ticket between November 1 and 30 can once again pay their ticket with a toy through The City of Red Deer’s annual Toys for Tickets program.

New community housing and homelessness plan received by Council

October 28, 2019 4:15 PM

At tonight’s Red Deer City Council meeting, Council voted to receive the new Community Housing & Homelessness Integrated Plan (CHHIP). At the February 4, 2019 City Council meeting, City Council carried a motion for an ad-hoc committee to coordinate ...

Let’s talk about crime and community safety

October 28, 2019 12:02 PM

Six public meetings on the topic of crime and community safety will take place between November 4 and 15 as The City looks to citizens for their input and ideas on ways we can collectively reduce crime and make Red Deer more safe.

City response to the Provincial Budget

October 25, 2019 10:55 AM

As was expected with the release of the Provincial Budget yesterday, The City of Red Deer will work to maintain the programs and services citizens expect with reduced Provincial funding.

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.