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

Canada Games Announces Chairperson...

December 18, 2014

The 2019 Canada Games Transition Team Nominations Working Group is pleased to announce that Lyn Radford has been selected to Chair the Board of Directors for the 2019 Canada Winter Games awarded to the City of Red Deer.

Traffic light timing adjusted at...

December 17, 2014

The initial fine tuning of the traffic lights at Taylor Drive and Ross Street intersection is complete and adjustments were made to reduce backup for all road users, specifically motorists travelling southbound along Taylor Drive.