Mayor and City Council

Photo of Mayor Tara Veer outdoors

The Mayor's Office

Welcome to the office of Mayor Tara Veer. Tara was elected as Mayor in October 2013 after serving for nine years as a Red Deer City Councillor.

Council Chambers-tile

Council Meetings and Schedule

Red Deer City Council meets every two weeks, on Mondays. Agendas are prepared for each meeting of City Council and are available to the public on the Friday before each council meeting.

City Council 2013-2017 group photo

City Council Profiles

Get to know your Red Deer City Council. Councillors profile and contact information, as well as their biographies and experience.

Council Committees

Council Committees

City of Red Deer Council Committees are your chance to shape municipal policy. Get involved in the decision-making process at City Hall – apply to volunteer for a committee.

Strategic Direction 2012-2014

Strategic Plan

The City’s Strategic Plan guides us along a path and provides focus and purpose to all that we do. It is our most important plan as it shapes our organization, the municipal programs and services we provide to citizens.

Red Deer City Council in 1968-1969

Past Mayors and Councillors

Find a listing of the past and present Mayors and Councillors of the Town of Red Deer (1901-1913) and The City of Red Deer (1913-present).

News & Notices

Canada Winter Games host city to be...

September 2, 2014

The Canada Games Council will announce the host city for the 2019 Canada Winter Games this Thursday, September 4 at 11 a.m., and Red Deerians are invited to watch it live online or come downtown to hear the news.

Point in Time homeless count being...

August 28, 2014

Getting an accurate count of sheltered and unsheltered homeless people in Red Deer is the goal behind conducting a Point in Time (PIT) count this October.

Spray park and outdoor pool closing...

August 27, 2014

As of September 2, the outdoor pool at the Recreation Centre and the Blue Grass Sod Farms Central Spray and Play will close for the season.