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Media releases prior to June 2013 can be found on the media release archive page.
November 29, 2016
Students stepped up during Waste Reduction Week, collecting over 12,100 pairs of shoes during Strathcona County’s shoe drive.
November 28, 2016
Strathcona County’s 2017 budget, approved November 28, responds to economic and market conditions, maintains required service levels, and reduces costs by achieving ever greater efficiencies.
November 22, 2016
Residents are invited to share their thoughts about responsible dog ownership as part of the County’s examination of its current Dog Control Bylaw (85-2006), which has been in place since 2006. There are currently over 13,000 dogs licensed in Strathcona County.
November 18, 2016
Strathcona County Council today received 2017 Budget recommendations for municipal operating and capital budgets. Budget 2017 reflects ongoing work to focus on community priorities and implement recently introduced priority-based budgeting (PBB) tools. The budget also identifies a number of efficiencies, based on a review of historical trends and application of the PBB tools.
November 17, 2016
On Thursday, December 8, the CP Holiday Train will pull into Josephburg, stopping at the Moyer Recreation Centre to raise money and food for local food banks. Decorated for the holidays with thousands of Christmas lights, the festive train will arrive at 5 p.m.
November 14, 2016
On Saturday, November 19 the Community Centre will be transformed into a winter wonderland with FREE family activities as part of Celebration of Lights: Strathcona County’s kickoff to the holiday season.
November 3, 2016
The public is invited to celebrate the unveiling of Strathcona County’s newest public art piece, “Boreal Twilight” at the Glen Allan Recreation Complex (199 Georgian Way, Sherwood Park) on Sunday, November 6, 2016.
November 3, 2016
This November, residents are invited to wear a white ribbon pin as visual support of ending family violence and supporting healthy relationships.
November 2, 2016
Strathcona County is honoured to receive a five-bloom (highest score) silver rating, with special mention for Prairie Walk in Centre in the Park, in the Circle of Excellence category during the 2016 National/International Symposium and Awards Ceremonies this past weekend in Regina, Saskatchewan.