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Healthy Communities Need Clean Air Contest

Posted on Monday, May 11, 2020 12:15 PM

The Alberta Airsheds Council, of which Fort Air Partnership is a member, has launched a province-wide Healthy Communities Need Clean Air Contest as a way of engaging young people in Alberta to learn about air quality issues.

Students aged 6-13 are invited to use their creativity (draw, write, take a picture, make a video, etc.) to share what they’ve learned about air quality. Prize winners will be announced on Clean Air Day, June 3. 

Deadline for entries: May 31, 2020

Full Contest Rules 

25th Legacy Park Family Festival Goes Virtual!

Posted on Tuesday, May 05, 2020 11:15 AM

The 2020 Legacy Park Family Festival is going to be one for the history books. Not only are we celebrating the 25th anniversary of the festival, but we are going virtual!

How does it work? Just join our “watch party” on the Legacy Park Family Festival Facebook Page on June 4, 5, and 6 at 4:00pm. We will present entertainment and activity options for guests to watch and participate in. Enjoy and support local performers singing, dancing and playing the most beautiful music. Create art with local artists...

COVID-19 Update

Posted on Friday, May 01, 2020 09:15 AM

Garage sales, outdoor courts, fire pits, relaunch strategy

Following Thursday’s announcement by the Provincial Government on Alberta’s relaunch strategy, The City of Fort Saskatchewan administration and Council will be evaluating the impacts of the strategy and act accordingly.

“There are no directions in the Stage 1 strategies that indicate any City measures currently in place would change at this time, however we acknowledge that permission is now granted for the local golf course to open,” indicated...

Council approves adjustments to 2020 budget

Posted on Wednesday, April 29, 2020 02:30 PM

At the Tuesday, April 28 Council Meeting, administration presented Council with proposed adjustments to the approved 2020 operating budget and opportunities to defer, cancel and/or modify spending related to one-time operating and capital projects scheduled for 2020.

“Administration completed a comprehensive review of the 2020 Operating and Capital Budgets, as originally approved by Council on December 8, 2019, to identify permanent budget reductions that will impact both current 2020 budget and future...

Everyone at Home Can Impact Your Bill

Posted on Wednesday, April 29, 2020 07:15 AM

Residents are noticing higher water use

The COVID-19 pandemic has drastically changed our lives. Many of us are working from home, kids are homeschooling, and we are staying at home more based on the Provincial Governments’ health orders. For many households, this has meant an increase in water usage. 

Everything from washing our hands more, to flushing the toilet and cleaning up around our homes and properties will translate to changes in your utility bill – the more water you use, the more consumption...