History

Red Deer Archives, DA270; Harvesting on Bower Farm, ca. 1912

History of Red Deer

Red Deer’s history goes back over 100 years. Check out the history exhibits including photographs and old documents or learn some new facts and trivia about Red Deer.

Red Deer Archives, P4706; Members of the Balmoral Women's Institute at a wedding shower, 1945

Archives

Acquires, preserves and makes available to the public both municipal and community records. Come explore our collections.

Original City Hall and Fire Hall 1912

Heritage

Promoting and supporting heritage and culture defines us as a community, promotes a sense of belonging and allows us to recognize and celebrate the lives and achievements of former and current citizens.

City Council photo - 1967-1968

Past Mayors and Councillors

This section highlights the past and present Mayors and Councillors of the Town of Red Deer (1901 to 1913) and The City of Red Deer (1913 to present).

News & Notices

Red Deerians pleased with quality of...

July 28, 2015

For the second year in a row, 98 per cent of citizens say the quality of life in Red Deer is good to very good, according to the 2015 Citizen Satisfaction Survey.

Open house scheduled for rezoning...

July 27, 2015

An open house is scheduled for Tuesday, August 4, 2015 related to an application for a Land Use Bylaw amendment for the Red Deer Lodge (4311, 49 Avenue).