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Fort Sask Transit Welcomes New Buses and the Arc Card

Posted on Monday, January 22, 2024 09:00 AM

Fort Sask Transit (FST) is excited to announce the February arrival of new buses, offering a more reliable and refreshed travel experience for our riders, and the upcoming launch of the innovative Arc fare payment system.

The new buses will replace the current aging fleet and are set to become the new face of FST. Keep an eye out for their distinctive look as they hit the streets.

Embracing digital innovation, Arc will revolutionize fare payments within FST, offering a contactless, reloadable...

Municipal Transit Collaboration Agreement

Posted on Thursday, January 18, 2024 09:15 AM

Chief Administrative Officers (CAOs) from municipalities in the Edmonton Metro Region have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for a new, collaborative framework intended to improve regional transit services.

“This marks an important step forward for growing and improving transit service across the Edmonton Metro Region,” said Darrell Reid, CAO for Strathcona County and Chair of the Regional Transit CAO Roundtable.

“There are tremendous opportunities to permanently transform our transit...

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CityPage January 18, 2024 Edition

Posted on Thursday, January 18, 2024 08:00 AM

In this week's CityPage issue: Don't fall for it! Scam Warning, Upcoming FCSS Program and Workshops, Harbour Pool News, and more...

DON'T FALL FOR IT!   #ScamProof Emergency-Grandparent Scam Warning

Beware of scammers requesting money and claiming there's a gag order. No legal entity will ask for bail via phone or restrict you from speaking to family. Verify before you act! 

If you believe you have been scammed, you should contact your local police and the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre at 1-888-495-8501

Fort Saskatchewan RCMP Continues to Combat Rise in Emergency Scams

Posted on Monday, January 15, 2024 09:00 AM

Don’t fall for it!

The Fort Saskatchewan RCMP is intensifying its efforts to educate and protect the public against the surge in 'Emergency Scams' recently experienced in the area. The RCMP warns the community that these deceptive schemes, often labeled as 'Grandparent' or 'Grandchild' scams, are increasingly becoming a concern.

These fraudulent activities typically involve a phone call to unsuspecting individuals, falsely informing them that a family member is in legal or police trouble and...

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CityPage January 11, 2024 Edition

Posted on Thursday, January 11, 2024 08:00 AM

In this week's CityPage issue: Staying safe in extreme cold, Blue Monday Comedy Show, Christmas Tree Collection, Upcoming FCSS Program and Workshops, and more...

STAYING SAFE IN EXTREME COLD

Stay safe in the extreme cold this week. Let's look out for each other and keep everyone safe.

More info: fortsask.ca/keepwarm

BLUE MONDAY COMEDY NIGHT featuring Mike Lynch, Kelly Taylor, Kathleen McGee, Celeste Lampa, and Sean Lecomber

'Blue Monday' is a day that generally falls on the third Monday of the month in...