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Fort Saskatchewan's population reaches 28,624 reflecting steady growth according to 2023 census data

Posted on Monday, June 26, 2023 11:33 AM

The City of Fort Saskatchewan is pleased to announce the completion of the 2023 Municipal Census, revealing a population of 28,624 residents. This represents a significant increase of 6.24% compared to the municipal census conducted in 2019 and a notable growth of 4.22% from the 2021 Federal census.

Mayor Gale Katchur expressed her enthusiasm about the sustained growth, stating, "Fort Saskatchewan's allure as a preferred destination for new residents is undeniable. Our city's welcoming...

West River's Edge Boat Launch OPEN

Posted on Monday, June 26, 2023 09:44 AM

Effective June 26, 2023, the river has returned to safer levels and flow. The West River's Edge Boat Launch is REOPEN

WRE Boat Launch CLOSED

Posted on Wednesday, June 21, 2023 04:13 PM

Effective June 21, 2023, the West River's Edge Boat Launch is CLOSED until further notice.

High water levels and strong current in the river have created the potential for unsafe conditions. The boat launch will re-open once the river returns to safer levels and flow.

Treaty 6 and Métis Flag Raising at City Hall

Posted on Monday, June 19, 2023 09:46 AM

The City of Fort Saskatchewan is proud to announce that the Treaty 6 and Métis flags will be raised at City Hall on Tuesday, June 27. The flag-raising ceremony will begin at 1:00pm and will be prefaced by words from Elder Jesse Morin and the Indigenous Society of Fort Saskatchewan. Attendees are encouraged to gather at 12:30pm to enjoy some light refreshments and time to mingle before the ceremony begins.

The City will also take this time to officially debut the new Every Child Matters mural in...

Mobile Photo Enforcement Vehicle to Enhance Traffic Safety in Fort Saskatchewan

Posted on Wednesday, June 07, 2023 09:10 AM

The City of Fort Saskatchewan is informing residents of the new look of our mobile photo enforcement vehicle as part of the Automated Traffic Enforcement (ATE) program. This vehicle will play a vital role in increasing awareness of speed and traffic safety in specific areas throughout the city.

The mobile photo enforcement vehicle will be clearly identified with the "Drive Safe" sign and will be utilized exclusively in the following areas:

  • Fort Elementary Christian School
  • James Mowat Elementary...