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

Provincial budget supports The City’s...

March 26, 2015

Following today’s Provincial Budget announcement, The City of Red Deer believes that its current 2015 Capital Budget is stable, and The City will move forward with projects and initiatives identified in its 2015 Budget.

Recreation Centre swimming pool close...

March 23, 2015

The Recreation Centre swimming pool will be closed Monday, March 30 through Monday, April 6 2015 for unscheduled maintenance and repairs. It will reopen to the public on Tuesday, April 7, 2015.