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...
Canada Day concert brings powerful music to Legacy Park
Posted on Monday, May 29, 2023 10:52 AM
After rocking Canada Day with live music last year after a long absence due to the pandemic, The City is pumped that Canada Day 2023 is another full-on Canadian music celebration live and in person!
After a busy day of activities for all ages in Legacy Park, the evening entertainment takes the stage at the Legacy Park Bandshell at 7 p.m. We’ve got an amazing lineup – pure Canadiana - that is sure to entertain. Keep up-to-date on all the activities by visiting: fortsask.ca/canadadaySPOTLIGHT ACT –...
Transfer Station moves to weight system for disposal fees
Posted on Monday, May 29, 2023 10:13 AM
The Fort Saskatchewan Transfer + Eco Station site will be closed on Monday, June 5 in preparation for a new system that will weigh all waste brought to the station. As of Tuesday, June 6, all site users will be charged for their garbage materials based on weight rather than volume. A fee of $0.16/kg will apply to all garbage and non-Fort Saskatchewan resident branches and yard waste. Mattresses of any size will cost an additional $15 per unit.
“While staff training takes place on Monday, June 5...
Tourism Hosting Grant Awarded to Mesa Tennis Tournament
Posted on Wednesday, May 24, 2023 08:42 AM
The City of Fort Saskatchewan has awarded $1,200 through its Tourism Hosting Grant to the Mesa Tennis Tournament. The grant will be used for hosting the upcoming Senior Tennis Tournament in Fort Saskatchewan. The tournament will be held on July 11 - 14 at both the Carscadden and Turner Park Tennis Facilities. This event is expecting a crowd of 185 with 80 participants, 84 family members and spectators. It will draw participants from North America from five different provinces and multiple US...