Commercial building permit values for September have increased by approximately $1.75 million over the same time last year.
October 2014 News Archive
Saving money on your daily commute is as simple as going to www.carpool.ca. The City of Red Deer is in its third year of partnership with the website to help Red Deer and area commuters share a ride.
Red Deer Emergency Services will host its 19th annual open house this Saturday, October 4, in recognition of Fire Prevention Week.
The NOVA Chemicals Imagination Grove at the Kerry Wood Nature Centre is opening next Monday, October 6.
The BOLT Bus is changing its route through Blackfalds in response to feedback from riders.
Electric Light & Power is having a planned power outage this Sunday, October 5 between 8:30 a.m. and 12 p.m. Residents affected are those on both sides of Golden West Avenue from 67 Street to 71 Street.
Residents looking to save money and energy this winter may want to plug their block heater into a timer.
October is Home Renovation Month, and residents planning to remodel their bathrooms are encouraged to tank their old or leaky toilets and go low flow.
Those wanting to host their special events, sporting activities or meetings at one of The City’s recreation facilities are now able to submit their applications.
This year, the City of Red Deer used a new road surfacing product to extend the lifespan of some roads in the city.
Higher than expected volunteer registration for Point in Time count
Tomorrow, a section of Range Road 272 will close as part of the 67 Street/30 Avenue Expansion Project.
Red Deer Emergency Services is on the scene of a house fire at 9 Spencer Street, after a fire call came in at approximately 3:20 p.m. today.
A house fire in Sunnybrook yesterday started as a result of unattended cooking, causing an estimated $20,000 in damages to the home at 9 Spencer Street.
Kick it to the Curb returns this fall and offers Red Deerians an opportunity to rid their homes of unused items on October 18 and 19.
The new intersection at Taylor Drive and Ross Street will open to motorists and pedestrians next Thursday.
Ninety-eight per cent of citizens say Red Deer’s quality of life is good to very good, and more people than ever before said they believe their quality of life has improved, according to the 2014 Ipsos Reid Citizen Satisfaction Survey.
Red Deer residents can once again drop off yard waste at The City’s Waste Management Facility from October 13 until 18, free of charge.
Residents in Red Deer may notice more foot traffic in their neighbourhood with the Point in Time (PIT) homeless count being conducted this Thursday, October 16 starting at 10 p.m
60 Street between 56 and 57 Avenue is closed after a gas line was struck.
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.
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.
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.
“On behalf of Red Deerians, my thoughts and prayers are with the family, friends and fellow Canadians affected by the shootings on Parliament Hill and at the National War Memorial in Ottawa,” said Mayor Tara Veer.
Emergency Services responded to a house fire at 33 Allsop Drive this evening, after a passerby called in the incident.
The cause of a house fire at 33 Allsop Drive in Anders yesterday remains undetermined, but fire officials say it started in a wooden planter box.
Beginning next week AltaLink will be brushing and clearing along their right of way in north Red Deer resulting in trail closures.
One man was taken to hospital with injuries following a house fire at 12 Drummond Avenue at 4:30 Tuesday afternoon.
Members of Red Deer Emergency Services will go door to door tomorrow evening in Deer Park to talk to neighbours following a house fire on Tuesday.
A new snow and ice program was announced today by The City of Red Deer that will transform snow plowing this winter.