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.
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.
Red Deer’s story is taking shape after more than 1,400 people provided input about the community’s identity.
Tomorrow, crews will begin plowing Snow Zones I and J and will continue to plow Snow Zones G and H.
More than 450 toys were collected in lieu of payment for parking tickets as part of The City’s annual Toys for Tickets program.
Red Deer Transit is increasing the hours of service into the late evening for Route 6 to and from Clearview Ridge and Vanier East from Monday through Saturday.
The skating rink at Bower Ponds is open as of Friday, December 12.
Residential plowing is continuing this week and crews are scheduled to plow Snow Zones C, E, F, G, and H.
Residential permits hold steady over 2013 permit statistics.
Starting Monday, December 8, 2014 and continuing until the end of the ski season, the River Bend Clubhouse will be open to skiers to warm up and use the indoor washrooms throughout the winter.
Crews continue to work on Green and Grey Routes throughout Red Deer as part of the first residential plow this winter.
City crews have been hard at work so most outdoor neighbourhood rinks will be ready for use this weekend with the exception of Bower Ponds, Bower Place, Mountview, Oriole Park and Grandview.
Overall crime is up 1.4 per cent in the third quarter of 2014, according to crime statistics released by The City today.
For many people decorating their home signals the start of another memorable holiday season.
The first residential plow under the new snow and ice program will begin this week as we’ve reached the new trigger of 10cm snowpack.
The Recreation Centre will close for annual maintenance from Monday, December 8, 2014 to Friday, January 2, 2015.
Red Deer is celebrating Sports Day in Canada with a free event full of sports activities and displays.
Red Deer Emergency Services responded to a house fire at 39 Malcolm Crescent at approximately 4:15 a.m. this morning.
A capital budget of $173.356 million was approved today, with City Council considering current and multi-year capital projects.
On Tuesday, November 25, Red Deer City Council will review The City’s 2015-2024 capital plan.
There were 137 people experiencing homelessness in Red Deer, according to a Point in Time (PIT) Homeless Count conducted by The City of Red Deer on October 16, 2014.
The Red Deer Native Friendship Society (RDNFS) now owns the land earmarked for construction of an Aboriginal cultural centre and housing development, following a transfer of title from The City of Red Deer.
Popularity of the centennial book penned by Red Deer’s own Michael Dawe prompted a third printing of Red Deer: The Memorable City earlier this year.
Safe Harbour Society, The City of Red Deer and other organizations have worked together to provide a place for individuals experiencing homelessness to warm up during the cold winter months, following the recent closure of Berachah Place.