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All 13 Edmonton Metro Region Mayors commit to working together on new Collaborative Economic Development initiative

Posted on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 09:00 AM

  

Having signed a memorandum of understanding, effective April 12, 2021, all 13 regional Mayors are demonstrating a commitment to work in partnership on developing a new, innovative and scalable model with the Collaborative Economic Development (CED) initiative.

The initiative will advance additional economic opportunities for Edmonton Metropolitan Region partners through projects targeting new, non-residential growth and jobs beyond individual municipal boundaries. Economic development...

Departments Collaborate to Support Businesses

Posted on Monday, April 19, 2021 02:00 PM

City of Fort Saskatchewan removes permit requirements for temporary patios and streamlines permission for sidewalk cafés

To enable local businesses to adapt as quickly as possible to the Latest COVID-19 restrictions the City of Fort Saskatchewan has eliminated the permit requirements for temporary patios and streamlined the permission for sidewalk cafés. Businesses wishing to add a temporary patio, or sidewalk café will also not be required to pay any fee. The City’s Planning & Development...

Residential street sweeping coming to a neighbourhood near you

Posted on Friday, April 16, 2021 10:15 AM

You may have already seen some street sweeping happening in the highways or city streets. Weather permitting, City Crews start residential sweeping and cleaning from April 19 to May 7.  Signs will be posted 72 hours prior to sweeping. Please obey all signage and watch for flag people when this work is being completed.

Sweeping priorities are as follows:

 1.  Highway and City arterial streets

 2.  Central business district and collector streets

 3.  Residential streets...

We’re on the search for youth volunteers

Posted on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 08:45 AM

Youth Council is looking for members

The City is searching for youth volunteers between the ages of 14 to 24 years-old to join its Youth Council.

The role of Youth Council is to educate and empower youth to provide information and recommendations to Council about issues that impact and involve youth.

“This is a great opportunity for youth to learn how municipal government works, how to present ideas and how to think critically,” said Kristi Wahl, Youth and Family Coordinator, Family and Community...

New Domestic Violence Unit at RCMP Detachment

Posted on Thursday, April 08, 2021 06:45 AM

The Domestic Violence Coordinator will provide guidance and oversight on all files

The Fort Saskatchewan RCMP are excited to announce the implementation of a Domestic Violence Unit at the Detachment.

“Domestic violence is something no one should have to experience, but unfortunately that’s not the reality.” Said Gale Katchur, Mayor of Fort Saskatchewan, “Having a domestic violence unit as part of the protective services we offer to our residents will ensure safe access to resources and support...