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

Register for Green Deer to win

May 22, 2015

With just three weeks left in the campaign, Red Deer residents interested in beautifying their city are invited to officially register for Green Deer.

Timberstone gas leak creates chaos...

May 21, 2015

Red Deer Emergency Services responded to a low-pressure gas line leak in Timberstone yesterday, which created major traffic backups in the northeast.

Transit Route 6 change effective...

May 21, 2015

The Route 6 – Clearview Ridge / Vanier East bus stops on 67 Street at Carleton Avenue and 30 Avenue at Range Road 272 are being removed due to upcoming construction in the area.