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

Riverside Industrial Area fire under...

August 26, 2015

At approximately 10 p.m., Tuesday, August 25, Red Deer Emergency Services responded to a building fire at 4630 61 Street, in the Riverside Industrial Area.

Blue Grass Sod Farms Central Spray...

August 24, 2015

Following a temporary closure to make a repair, the Blue Grass Sod Farms Central Spray & Play is open today at its regular hours of 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Hosts needed for Alberta Green Energy...

August 24, 2015

The call is out for innovators of green energy to showcase their efforts at a one-day sustainability show and tell on Saturday, October 3, 2015.