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Fort Saskatchewan Celebrates Major Expansion by Dow Chemical

Fort Saskatchewan Celebrates Major Expansion by Dow Chemical

Posted on Wednesday, November 29, 2023 12:56 PM

Dow Chemical, a cornerstone of Fort Saskatchewan's industrial sector since 1961, announced a groundbreaking $8.5 billion USD expansion of its local petrochemical plant. This expansion will transform the facility into the world’s first net-zero carbon emissions petrochemical plant.

Mayor Gale Katchur remarked, “Dow’s expansion is not just fantastic news for our economy but a testament to our city’s commitment to fostering innovative and sustainable industry. I extend my heartfelt congratulations...

Family Violence Prevention Month

What to expect when you call the police

Posted on Monday, November 27, 2023 09:00 AM

Family Violence Awareness Month Feature

With the City's commitment to raising awareness during Family Violence Awareness Month, we cast a spotlight on the crucial work carried out by the Fort Saskatchewan RCMP.

Corporal Arminder Augstman, the Family Violence Coordinator for the Fort Sask RCMP Detachment area, acknowledges November as Family Violence Prevention Month. In today's discussion, he sheds light on what individuals can typically expect when reaching out to the police for help in...

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CityPage November 23, 2023 Edition

Posted on Thursday, November 23, 2023 08:00 AM

In this week's CityPage issue: Lights Up! 2023, Harbour Pool Public Swims, Enchanted Forest, Sleigh Ride Social at The Fort, and more...

More information: fortsask.ca/lightsup

HARBOUR POOL PUBLIC SWIMS

Youth Loonie Swim-Christmas Party
Saturday, December 2
7 - 9 pm
Sponsored by Fort Saskatchewan Lions Club

Early Out Loonie Swim
Wednesday, December 6
3 - 4:30 pm

Winter Sessions Registration Opens
Wednesday, December 13 @ 8am

The full swim schedule can be found at fortsask.ca/swim

More information: fortsask...

Winter driving

Winter Driving Safety in Fort Saskatchewan: Embracing Vision Zero

Posted on Wednesday, November 22, 2023 09:00 AM

Winter in Fort Saskatchewan brings a majestic charm with its snow-capped surroundings and glistening frosts. We anticipate skating at West River’s Edge, tobogganing at the Rotary Amphitheatre, and taking in some great shows at the Shell Theatre! But, the season also brings challenges for drivers and pedestrians, with slippery roads, reduced visibility, and the unpredictability of Alberta weather.

As Albertans, we don’t sit around all winter waiting for spring. We have things to do, places to go,...

Construction Updates – November 21, 2023

Posted on Tuesday, November 21, 2023 03:15 PM

JRC (Jubilee Recreation Centre) Modernization

More information on the JRC Modernization project

  • Installation of deep utilities is underway
  • The temporary facilities are open
  • Excavation is underway and work is starting on the foundations
Neighbourhood Rehabilitation Program

Neighbourhood Rehabilitation is an annual program that ensures that the City's neighbourhood infrastructure meets current standards and is not at risk of failure due to deteriorating conditions.

More information on the Neighbourhood...