Use of Streets – Meter Hooding & Hoarding

Permits are issued at Engineering Customer Service (403-342-8161) when a temporary closure is required in order to accommodate the construction or maintenance of a property. There is a charge for this service based on the size of the requirement and the length of time of the closure.

  • A full or partial road, sidewalk and/or lane closure (hoarding)
  • Meter hooding
  • City owned parking stalls

Meter Hooding

To have a parking meter hooded, please contact the Customer Service Section at 403-342-8161. They will require the meter number (shown on each meter) to be hooded and the duration the hooding is required. Applicable charges will apply.

Hoarding

Hoarding is another term for using a portion of the sidewalk, laneway or roadway for a temporary period to accommodate construction or maintenance of a property. There is a charge for this service based on the size of the hoarding and the length of time you wish to use it.

For more information please refer to the Use of Streets Bylaw 3161/96 (pdf) .

Please contact the Inspections & Licensing department for permits associated with parades, races and block parties.

News & Notices

The City turns off the lights to ...

March 22, 2017

Red Deerians are encouraged to turn off their lights for one hour on Saturday to conserve energy and raise awareness of climate change in celebration of Earth Hour.