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Posted on: October 14, 2018

Red Deer County Business Of The Year Contender

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A Red Deer County business is a finalist for the Red Deer and District Chamber of Commerce business of the year award.Master Rim’s Taekwondo, located in Gasoline Alley, is one of three finalists for the 1-10 full-time equivalent employees catego...

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Youth For Agriculture Award

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Red Deer County residents aged 13 to 18 are invited to enter our new Agricultural Service Board Youth for Agriculture Award contest.Entering is easy! Simply use your investigative skills and creativity to write an article or create a video on the ASB Yout...

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

West Meets East At FCM Conference

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Mayor Jim Wood, Councillors Christine Moore, Jean Bota and Connie Huelsman attended the annual Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) conference and trade show in Halifax, N.S.Conference dates being May 31 to June 3, with more than 500 delegates from...

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

Counties Join In Agricultural Plastics Recycling Program

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Red Deer County has partnered with two other central Alberta counties to work with one of the largest plastic recyclers in Western Canada.Working with Merlin Plastics, Lacombe, Ponoka, and Red Deer Counties will offer free agricultural recycling to produc...

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

Intermunicipal Documents Outline Agreements

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Two important documents outline the future of the relationship between the County and its municipal partners.Both an Intermunicipal Development Plan (IDP) and an Intermunicipal Collaboration Framework (ICF) are documents required by the provincial governm...

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Posted on: October 10, 2018

Patrol Statistics - August 2018

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In the month of August 2018, Red Deer County Patrol continued to facilitate safe vehicular movement on roadways, identifying 253 traffic infractions. Some of the more notable violations include:1 Unregistered Motor Vehicle111 Speeding1 Use of handheld dev...

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Posted on: October 9, 2018

Discover Springbrook

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Learn more about your communitySpringbrook will hold a community enhancement survey open house, looking for feedback on the community’s fencing, park space and the potential for an off-leash dog park.The Discover Springbrook and open house event...

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Posted on: October 9, 2018

Reception Centre: A Safe Place To Plan Your Next Step

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Emergency Social Services (ESS) provides short-term assistance for individuals and families affected by an emergency or disaster so they can plan their next steps. Reception centres (RC) are locations designated by the local ESS team, in cooperation with ...

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Posted on: October 9, 2018

Free Agri-Trade Tickets For Youth

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Attention Red Deer County Youths! Want to learn about the latest advances in agriculture and experience one of the best agricultural equipment shows in Canada? Then go to the 2018 Agri-Trade Equipment Expo on us!Red Deer County youths 18 years and under a...

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Posted on: October 8, 2018

County Council Board/Committee Vacancies

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Red Deer County invites letters of interest / applications from residents of Red Deer County who may be interested in sitting as a member at large on the following Council-appointed Boards and Committees:SUBDIVISION AND DEVELOPMENT APPEAL BOARD - This is ...

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

Family Services: Upcoming Events in your community

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Red Deer County Council participates in a 10 year FCSS Multi-Municipal Agreement. For decades, Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) has been working as a provincial-municipal government initiative to enhance the social wellbeing of individuals, fa...

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

Red Deer County News - October Edition Available Online

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The October Edition of the Red Deer County News is now available online! Discover information about Capital Construction Projects, Council Minutes, Canadian Finals Rodeo Funding, Youth For Agriculture Awards, Conservation Initiatives, and much more!

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Dickson Dam - Public Notice of Roadway Closures

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UPDATE - Oct 1, 2018There will be road closures for Dickson Dam from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM on Tues Oct 2, Thurs Oct 4, Wed Oct 10, Thurs Oct 11, Fri Oct 12, Sat Oct 13, Sun Oct 14, Mon Oct 15.

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

2018 Agricultural Tour Highlights

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Four stops along the 2018 Agriculture Tour gave attendees a look at the wide array of Red Deer County’s diverse agricultural industry.Agricultural tourists saw produce, dairy, grain, and feedlot operations during the Aug. 15 tour, put on by Red ...

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Hwy 2/Gaetz Ave Interchange – Temp Closure of Access from Northbound Hwy 2 to Gaetz Ave

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On Tuesday night, September 25, 2018, access to Gaetz Avenue from northbound Highway 2 will be temporarily closed for approximately one month, weather dependent.Those wishing to exit northbound Highway 2 into Red Deer will be directed onto Gasoline Alley ...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

Sovereign's Medals Awarded

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Four Red Deer County volunteers received the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers in Red Deer County Council chambers on Aug. 21. From left to right: Marcel Shur, Jamie Shur, County Mayor Jim Wood, Shawn Hare and Ric Henderson. Hare and the Shurs we...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

Agricultural Service Board Highlights

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ASB Meeting on August 16, 2018:The meeting was called to order at 10:02 AM with Councillors J. Bota, and P. Massier and Members at Large K. Ziola, R. Bradshaw and M. Hamilton in attendance.AGENDA & MINUTESThe agenda and minutes for the June 21, 2018 m...

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Posted on: September 20, 2018

Garrington Community Church - 60th Anniversary

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On July 8, the Garrington Church hosted an old fashioned family picnic to celebrate the Garrington Community Church’s 60th anniversary (1958 to 2018). A church service and concert were held to mark this important anniversary.

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Posted on: September 20, 2018

Date set for opening of Junction 42 Partnership Rest Area parking lot

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Red Deer County has determined a weather dependent date of Oct. 15 2018 for the opening of a parking lot rest area at the Junction 42 Partnership Rest Area. The parking area will be located at the northwest corner of Highways 2 and 42.The rest area will p...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

County Encourages Local Youth To Enter The 2018 Ag Service Board Youth For Agriculture Award Contest

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2 prizes of $1000 up for grabs. $3,500 in total prizes.Red Deer County would like to encourage local youth ages 13 to 18 to enter the 2018 Agricultural Service Board Youth for Agriculture Award Contest.The contest asks youth to either write an article or ...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design

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Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) aims to reduce crime opportunities by modifying the physical environment.Being mindful of CPTED principles when designing, building, or maintaining spaces can help to control or eliminate criminal nuis...

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

100 Year Farm Plaque - Norwood Farm

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Councillor Philip Massier presents a 100 year plaque to family and friends gathered at Norwood Farm near Lousana. In 1908 Guy and Dora Callison founded the farm, but in 1918 they decided to return to Missouri and sold the farm to the Christensen family.

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

Fly Red Deer!

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Enjoy free parking and shorter lines when you fly from the Red Deer Airport!

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

Red Deer County Receives 3rd Consecutive GFOA Budget Award

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International award recognizes outstanding budget presentation and documentation.Red Deer County is proud to announce they are once again the recipient of the Government Finance Officers Association’s Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for ...

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Posted on: September 17, 2018

Helping To Prevent Next Year's Weed Infestation

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As the weather begins to change, our attention turns to preparing our yards for the winter. One thing that may be overlooked is removing and properly disposing of weed seeds.Be it the weeds along the fence line, in those hard to mow areas or cleaning out ...

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Posted on: September 17, 2018

Re-Gravel Program in Action

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Roads completed from July 11 to August 22:- RR 264 – Between HWY 595 & HWY 42- RR 263 – Between HWY 595 & TWP 372- RR 265 – Between HWY 595 & TWP 382- RR 263 – Between HWY 11 & TWP 382- TWP 390 &...

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Posted on: September 17, 2018

Springbrook Survey: Fencing, Park Space, Dog Park

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ATTENTION SPRINGBROOK RESIDENTS: this is your opportunity to provide feedback to Red Deer County on community enhancements such as fencing, park space, and future development of an off-leash dog park. This survey will be available until October 17, 2018.

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