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.

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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

Cash and energy conscious plug into...

October 21, 2014

Residents lined up to participate in the successful launch of the first Block Heater Timer Program in Red Deer, with 500 of the free devices given away in just hours.

Reduce, reuse, recycle at a Waste...

October 20, 2014

If you’re haunted by the amount of garbage you produce, join us at the second annual Waste Reduction Day Spooktacular this Saturday, October 25 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The City of Red Deer’s Waste Management Facility, at 1709 - 40 Avenue.

IDP amendments receive first...

October 15, 2014

Amendments to the Intermunicipal Development Plan (IDP) received first reading from both The City of Red Deer and Red Deer County at their meetings held on October 14 and 7, respectively.