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Council Approves 2.86% Property Tax Increase for 2024

Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2024 08:33 AM

City Council passed the 2024 Property Tax Bylaw at the May 14 regular council meeting. The Property Tax Bylaw is based on the City’s approved 2024 operating budget of $95.1 million and a capital budget of $19.9 million.

“City Council is pleased to announce that our city has once again managed to keep property tax increases to a minimum while ensuring the continued delivery of top-notch services. This accomplishment underscores our unwavering dedication to responsible budgeting and our commitment...

Celebrate Canada Day with Tyler Shaw at Legacy Park Bandshell Stage

Posted on Wednesday, May 15, 2024 09:02 AM

The City of Fort Saskatchewan is thrilled to announce that multi-platinum-selling artist Tyler Shaw will be headlining this year’s Canada Day celebration at the Legacy Park Bandshell Stage. Known for his dynamic presence and captivating performances, Tyler Shaw is set to bring his chart-topping hits and exceptional talent to our annual festivities on July 1.

An Evening with Tyler Shaw

Tyler Shaw has garnered widespread acclaim across the music industry, earning multiple JUNO award nominations,...

Joint Signing Event Marks Fort Saskatchewan’s Next Step in Transit Development

Posted on Friday, May 10, 2024 09:28 AM

The City of Fort Saskatchewan is excited to announce another milestone in its transit development journey with the successful conclusion of the Transit Joint Signing event, which took place today. This event marked a significant step forward in enhancing regional transportation services and connectivity.

Held from 9:00 to 10:00 am at the Dow Centennial Centre Fort Sask Transit Park & Ride located at 201 Town Crest Rd, Fort Saskatchewan, this event brought together key interested parties,...

City of Fort Saskatchewan Announces Annual Grants to Organizations Program

Posted on Wednesday, May 01, 2024 10:00 AM

The City of Fort Saskatchewan is proud to announce the opening of its annual Grants to Organizations application period, a fundamental support system for local organizations dedicated to enriching the community. Running from May 1 to June 15, this initiative underscores the City's commitment to fostering a welcoming, compassionate, and active community by supporting projects, programs, and events that align with the City’s priorities.

Empowering Community Initiatives

Community-based organizations...

West River's Edge Boat Launch Open for 2024

Posted on Wednesday, April 24, 2024 10:40 AM

The West River's Edge Boat Launch is now OPEN for the 2024 season.

Please note that the boat launch may close without notice due to changing river conditions.

Here are some boating basics

1. Always wear a lifejacket or personal flotation device!
Don't just have it in the boat, wear it. 

2. Don't drink and boat
Consumption of alcohol while boating is illegal. Alcohol increases the effects of fatigue, sun, wind and boat motion leading to impaired balance, judgement and reaction time. 

3. Get Boat Safety...