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Archive: April

Upgrade improves 911 response time

April 28, 2014

A new system upgrade will result in faster 911 response times from RCMP stationed in Strathcona County.

County's newest fire station already making a difference

April 25, 2014

Since taking its first dispatch call on May 15, 2013, Strathcona County’s newest fire station, Fire Station 6, has already met its response improvement targets for ambulance and fire calls.

2014 municipal tax rate approved

April 23, 2014

2014 municipal tax rate approved.

Online CountyWorks construction map gets the green light

April 22, 2014

CountyWorks, the online construction map, has been re-launched to keep residents informed during another busy construction season.

Residents asked to reduce water use

April 22, 2014

Residents who receive piped water including Sherwood Park, Ardrossan, Josephburg, Josephburg Co-op, Half Moon Lake, Collingwood Cove, Antler Lake and the country residential areas of Strathcona County should reduce their water use between April 29 and May 1.

Get Prepared, Strathcona!

April 17, 2014

Get Prepared, Strathcona! event on Sunday, April 27. Learn about emergency preparedness, including what to do in an emergency.

County moves forward with plans for triple-decker buses

April 1, 2014

Happy April Fool's Day! - Strathcona County today announced plans to purchase triple-decker buses to add to its public transit fleet.