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Fort Saskatchewan votes to join regional transit commission

Posted on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 04:30 PM

At tonight’s regular council meeting, Fort Saskatchewan City Council voted 6 (1) in favour of supporting the establishment of a Regional Transit Services Commission (RTSC) for the Edmonton Metropolitan Region.

The primary goal for the RTSC Program is to create a unified transit service for the Edmonton Metropolitan Region that delivers efficient and affordable mobility options to all citizens and improves the movement of people across our rapidly growing region.

“This City supports the work of the...

M.E. and YOU: Weekly Municipal Enforcement Messages

Posted on Tuesday, March 03, 2020 08:00 AM

Buckle Up

Did you know that wearing your seatbelt while being an occupant or driver of a vehicle is the most effective way to reduce injuries and save lives in traffic collisions.  In the event of a collision, unbuckled occupants can become projectiles and injure others or themselves in a vehicle. 

For over 30 years in Alberta, the law has required all vehicle occupants 16 years or older to wear an available seatbelt and those under 16 years old to be properly restrained in the vehicle. ...

Tourism Hosting Grant Awarded

Posted on Friday, February 21, 2020 06:00 AM

Tourism Hosting Grant Awarded to the Wild Rose Old Tyme Fiddlers Association

The Wild Rose Old Tyme Fiddlers Association has been awarded $3000 from the City’s Tourism Hosting Grant. They will be hosting the 2020 Grand North American Old Time Fiddle Championships on July 17 to 19, 2020 at the Shell Theatre. This Fiddle contest is expecting a crowd of 400 - 500 people attend over the course of the weekend with competitors coming from across Canada and the USA.

The Fort Saskatchewan Tourism Hosting Grant...

February's Good Neighbour

Posted on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 10:15 AM

Tara Mandryk | Pineview

Tara is a great neighbour! She shovels driveways and sidewalks of neighbours who are away or ill, takes in their mail, waters their plants, and looks after their pets. You don’t even have to ask! She’s the first to volunteer and is happy to help, never expecting anything in return. After I had major surgery, she came over several times a day to let my dog out and to see if I needed anything. When I am away on vacation, or just at work for the day, I know I can rely on her to...

Call for artist submissions now open

Posted on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 07:45 AM

Local artists are invited to enter their submissions to the annual Art in Public Places program. Art in Public Places began in 2005 as a way to showcase local City of Fort Saskatchewan artists who have shown excellence in their body of work. City Council has approved a budget for the purpose of purchasing a piece of art that will be displayed in a public place in Fort Saskatchewan for all residents and visitors to see and appreciate.

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