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Major Hydrogen Demonstration Project Announced

Posted on Thursday, April 06, 2023 08:00 AM

The Mayor’s State of the City Address on April 5, 2023 to the Fort Saskatchewan & Lamont Regional Chamber of Commerce included a major announcement for the future of hydrogen energy in Canada. Aurora Hydrogen has received approval to build a demonstration plant at the Sherritt Technologies facility in Fort Saskatchewan. Aurora’s technology and production of hydrogen is cleaner than most others, with zero emissions and reduced transportation costs.

“Sherritt International was the first industry...

Go Paperless and you could win!

Posted on Tuesday, April 04, 2023 08:30 AM

Sign up to receive your Assessment and Taxation communications by email and you will be entered for a chance to win one of two $250 gift cards to a local business of your choice.

Between now and April 30, 2023 Fort Saskatchewan residents who sign up to receive their Assessment and Taxation communications by email will be entered for two chances to win a $250 gift card to a local business of their choice. Prizes will be drawn on May 4, 2023 and winners will be privately notified.

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Council Approves Partial River Road Closure to Create a Multi-Use Trail

Posted on Tuesday, March 14, 2023 12:04 PM

At the February 28 Council meeting, Council approved the plan to close a portion of River Road to vehicle traffic. The portion to be closed is northeast of the entrance to the Fort Lions Campground and southwest of 119 street. The nearly two-kilometres portion of the road will be converted to a multi-use trail for cyclists and recreational users.

The discussion of River Road dates back to the summer of 2017, when heavy rains caused a portion of the riverbank along River Road to collapse. Since...

Labyrinth at Fort Cinema

Posted on Monday, March 13, 2023 02:46 PM

Youth Advisory Committee Fundraising Event

The Fort Saskatchewan Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) is inviting everyone to join them in the special screening of the classic movie Labyrinth at the Fort Cinema (9922 100 Street) on Wednesday, March 22 at 7:00 pm. The event will raise funds for local schools to support students that may require assistance with basic needs or access to learning.

With the community facing an increase in living costs, YAC believes it is important to help support local...

New 10-Minute Fire Services Response Map

Posted on Monday, March 06, 2023 02:50 PM

Fire Services Master Plan coming forward on March 21

The Fort Saskatchewan Fire Master Plan has been prepared to evaluate current response capabilities and to formulate strategic direction for Fire Services. The Plan, among other things, includes an updated 10-Minute Fire Services Response Map. This map informs the requirements for new houses under the National Building Codes.

Houses constructed outside of the 10-minute response zone will be built to a higher standard. These standards are intended...