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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...

Fort Saskatchewan celebrates Seniors' Week

Posted on Wednesday, May 31, 2023 04:31 PM

Recognizing the importance of our beloved seniors

Fort Saskatchewan is gearing up to celebrate Seniors’ Week from June 5-11, a special occasion dedicated to honoring the invaluable contributions of our cherished senior community members. As a community, we are honored to have the privilege of working alongside these esteemed individuals and benefiting from their wisdom and experiences. This week provides an opportunity for all of us to come together and express our gratitude for the remarkable...

City of Fort Saskatchewan lifts fire ban and implements fire restriction

Posted on Wednesday, May 31, 2023 03:21 PM

Effective as of 3:00 p.m. today, the City of Fort Saskatchewan has officially lifted the fire ban and implemented a fire restriction to regulate the use of fires within city limits. The new fire restriction allows residents to engage in the following fire-related activities without requiring a permit:

1. Fire pits must adhere to the guidelines set forth in the City of Fort Saskatchewan Fire Services Bylaw C14-16:

  • A fire pit must be fully enclosed on all sides.
  • Construction materials must consist...