Weather has caused delays in the resurfacing work at 19 Street and Gaetz Avenue.
During the Monday, August 18 City Council meeting, two initiatives aligning with provincial and community plans to end homelessness were approved by Council.
Today, Mayor Tara Veer officially proclaimed August 22 as Red Deer is Ready Day to mark the day the Canada Games Evaluation Committee tours Red Deer and we host the Red Deer is Ready Rally for the community.
Another building is expected to come down in the old Civic Yards as part of the Riverlands Area Redevelopment Plan (RDAP).
Next week, Red Deer City Council will consider a First Reading of a road closure and land use bylaw amendment pertaining to the area formerly known as Riverview Park which is now part of the Westlake neighbourhood.
Crews will doing road resurfacing this weekend at the intersections of 19 Street at 40 Avenue and 19 Street at Gaetz Avenue. Motorists are recommended to use alternate routes while crews work, as major delays are expected. See below for full details.
Innovative technology reduces GHG emissions and utility costs for municipal, commercial complexes.
Residents will see crews inspecting some power poles starting this week as part of Electric Light & Power’s ongoing annual inspection and maintenance program.
Professional and amateur artists are invited to participate in the Sidewalk Art Competition during Alberta Culture Days.
Later this week a new section of Taylor Drive will open to motorists as construction progresses.
The increase in Red Deer’s population means one more taxi license will be available this year.
Building permits for Red Deer continue to rise with 190 being issued in July compared to 140 the same time last year.
The Fall 2014 Community Services Activity and Program Guide will be delivered to homes in Red Deer County on Thursday, August 7, and to homes in Red Deer on Friday, August 8.
More than 100 cyclists will make their way through Red Deer on September 4, with The City temporarily closing a number of roads when it once again hosts the Tour of Alberta - one of Canada’s largest professional cycling races.
Resurfacing of 48 Avenue between 55 and 43 Street will take place from August 5 to 11.
The warm weather Alberta has been experiencing is resulting in higher than normal power consumption.
Overall crime in Red Deer decreased slightly in the second quarter of 2014, according to crime statistics released by The City today.
Electric Light & Power crews are replacing a broken power pole on Riverside Drive near Lions Campground.
City Council ratified a new six-year collective agreement with the International Association of Firefighters, Local 1190 at its July 21, 2014 Council meeting.
Electric Light & Power (EL&P) crews have concluded their investigation into the cause of a major outage that knocked out power to approximately 10,000 customers July 12, 2014, finding a sensor misread shut down the system.
Red Deerians are invited to attend the launch of the War Memorials Tour on Thursday, July 24 at 1 p.m. at Veterans’ Park located at 49 Avenue and Ross Street.