Come downtown to celebrate the holiday season with the annual lighting spectacular, Red Deer Lights the Night, Saturday, November 19, proudly presented by Stantec and hosted by The City of Red Deer, Red Deer Public Library and the DBA.
November 2016 News Archive
The number and value of building permits in the commercial sector doubled in October compared to the same month last year.
Statement from Mayor Veer on citizen concerns regarding use of type of confederate flag in City Hall Park
Our city prides itself on being a welcoming and inclusive community.
Motorists who receive parking tickets between November 1 and December 2 can once again donate a toy in lieu of payment as part of The City’s Toys for Tickets program.
Third quarter crime statistics for Red Deer, coupled with an update on the 2016-17 Annual Policing Plan (APP), show that property crimes and robberies continue to drive the overall increase in Criminal Code offenses...
The Collicutt Centre water park re-opens Saturday, November 12 after it was closed for extensive maintenance.
The City of Red Deer has released Closer to Home: 2015/2016 Annual Report on Red Deer’s Homelessness Initiatives.
The City of Red Deer’s contractor will begin work next week to trim trees encroaching onto City owned power lines.
Construction work has started in Great Chief Park to upgrade the park, which will be a host venue for long-track speed skating during the 2019 Canada Winter Games.
Construction of the new downtown arena is beginning to take shape, as site preparation and foundation work nears completion.
At Monday’s regular meeting, City Council will consider entering into a partnership with the 2019 Canada Winter Games Host Society and Red Deer Public School District to repurpose Central Elementary School and develop the Canada Games Celebration Plaza.
Starting on Monday, November 21 the road going into Great Chief Park will be closed for utility construction for one week.
At today’s regular Council meeting, City Council approved, in principle, the plan to repurpose Central Elementary School and develop the Canada Games Celebration Plaza to the west of the school.
The 67 Street/Johnstone Drive roundabout will fully open later this week.
Today, City Council approved a $105 million Capital Budget. The Capital Budget includes projects that will take place in 2017, multi-year projects starting in 2017 or projects that require additional funding from previous years.
Red Deerians can look forward to picking out their favourite winter activities and programs with the release of the Activity Guide next week.
All Red Deerians are asked to join in the public launch of the community’s new video, featuring Red Deer like you’ve never seen before.
Red Deerians are asked to bring new and gently used soft cover books to the Red Deer Rebels home game on Saturday, December 3 at the Enmax Centrium.
Residents are reminded there is a simple, secure and convenient way to pay annual property taxes by enrolling in The City of Red Deer’s Tax Instalment Plan (TIP).
The number of persons experiencing homelessness in shelters, on the streets, in hospital and in transitional housing in Red Deer decreased from 137 in 2014 to 131 in Red Deer’s 2016 Point in Time (PIT) count October 19.
Starting today, residents have a new way to receive information from The City of Red Deer during emergency situations and for updates on snow zone plowing.