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Below is a list of City of Red Deer news releases. Contact Communications & Strategic Planning during regular business hours (Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) at 403-396-9533 or

Downtown parking meter time change

October 6, 2020 10:44 AM

Parking fees at downtown meters will be adjusted to a new time, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (currently 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.).

Serve up Fire Safety in the Kitchen

October 5, 2020 1:56 PM

October 4 - 10 is Fire Prevention Week, and Red Deer Emergency Services want to remind you to keep fire safety in mind when things are heating up in the kitchen.

Downtown road closures due to construction

September 28, 2020 10:42 AM

Construction will see road closures on 49 Street and 48 Street over the coming weeks as water, wastewater and storm services are replaced in preparation for the new Red Deer Justice Centre.

Red Deer supports fiscal framework AUMA resolution

September 25, 2020 3:30 PM

The City of Red Deer supported The City of Edmonton in its resolution for a new financial framework that would better serve municipalities, which was presented at the Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA) Annual (Virtual) Conference yesterday.

A new organizational structure for The City of Red Deer

September 25, 2020 11:59 AM

Effective October 1, 2020, The City of Red Deer will reduce the number of divisions reporting to the Office of the City Manager from five to three as part of current structural changes taking place within the organization.

Property Taxes due Wednesday

September 25, 2020 11:52 AM

Red Deer property owners are reminded to get their tax payments in before the September 30 deadline on Wednesday.

Applications open for one-time FCSS Funding

September 23, 2020 2:47 PM

The Red Deer & District Family & Community Support Services (FCSS) Board is now accepting funding applications to build capacity for community resource navigation.

South bank trail closure extended

September 22, 2020 2:55 PM

A portion of the south bank trail from Taylor Drive to CPR Pedestrian Bridge, adjacent to the Water Treatment Plant, will remain closed until November 1, 2020 to allow for completion of in-river work.