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Media releases prior to June 2013 can be found on the media release archive page.

2016 surplus to advance community priorities

March 23, 2017

On March 23, Strathcona County reported a $19.3 million surplus from 2016 municipal operations, representing 6.9 per cent of the $280 million budget.

 

Be a part of the County’s Canada 150 Mosaic

March 20, 2017

Strathcona County is excited to be participating in the Canada 150 National Mosaic Mural project, as part of Canada’s confederation celebrations.

Provincial funding supports affordable seniors’ housing

March 16, 2017

As part of its 2017 Alberta budget, tabled today, the Province of Alberta has allocated $32.4 million to rebuild the Clover Bar Lodge in Sherwood Park. 

Introducing Project Pantry

March 10, 2017

The Strathcona County Youth Council, in partnership with the Strathcona Food Bank and the Strathcona County Professional Fire Fighters Association, is once again inviting the community to donate healthy food options for children and youth’s lunchboxes. Local usage of the Strathcona Food Bank doubled in 2016.

Love your dog, license your dog

February 28, 2017

Strathcona County dog owners are reminded to renew their dog’s licence by March 31, 2017. 

Water ban lifted

February 25, 2017

The water ban in Strathcona County has been lifted effective immediately. The water production operations are returning to normal. Truck fills are now open.

Water ban in place

February 24, 2017

The water ban in Strathcona County has been lifted effective immediately. The water production operations are returning to normal. Truck fills are now open.

Gallery@501 presents O Canada (I’m sorry)

February 22, 2017

The Gallery@501 is pleased to present the latest exhibit celebrating Canada’s 150 anniversary of confederation: O Canada (I’m sorry), by Winnipeg artist Diana Thorneycroft.

Public invited to dig deeper into Community Talk

February 21, 2017

Residents, and those who work in Strathcona County, are invited to dig deeper into emerging themes resulting from Community Talk’s recent public engagement. 

RISE to connect with seniors

February 17, 2017

On Sunday, February 19, residents are encouraged to brighten the day of a senior by spending quality time together, as part of the national RISE campaign. 

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