Our Corporate Initiatives

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Environmental Master Plan

The Environmental Master Plan serves as a guide to improve environmental sustainability in our city by setting goals and providing short, medium and long-term strategies.

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Idle Free Policy

We recognize that unnecessary vehicle idling wastes fuel and contributes to air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions, and therefore have an idle free policy for vehicles in our fleet.

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Climate Change Adaptation Plan

We are creating a corporate climate change adaptation plan to assess, prepare for and adapt to predicted climate related impacts.

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Green Team

The Green Team is an internal committee designed to encourage staff and City departments to adopt more environmentally responsible practices in the workplace.

News & Notices

RDES respond to motor vehicle accident i

March 22, 2019

This morning, at approximately 8:22 a.m., Red Deer Emergency Services crews responded to an accident on 32 Street and Metcalf Avenue involving a truck and a City Transit bus.

City reviews federal budget...

March 19, 2019

New infrastructure funding, a focus on indigenous relations and affordable housing were all highlighted in today’s federal budget announcement; however, The City awaits further detail on just how much of this funding Red Deer will see in 2019.

48 Avenue to close from 45 to 46 St...

March 19, 2019

Water and sewer service installations will cause a portion of 48 Avenue between 45 Street and 46 Street to close for more than a week starting Wednesday.