News Room

This page contains latest media and information releases, in date order.
Note: Media releases prior to June 2013 can be found on the media release archive page.

 

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Posted December 13, 2018

Celebrate at Strathcona County’s 2019 New Year’s Festival

Ring in the New Year with free family festivities on Monday, December 31 starting at 4 p.m. followed by fireworks at 8 p.m. The fun will take place at Broadmoor Lake Park and include activities at Festival Place and the Sherwood Park Arena and Sports Centre.

Posted December 12, 2018

Community Centre complex restoration update

Following an extensive cleanup, County staff and council are able to return to the Community Centre complex the week of December 17. General public access to common areas will begin on December 20.

Posted December 12, 2018

Shared recreation pass extended for one month

In a continued spirit of collaboration with its neighbour, Strathcona County is extending its acceptance of Fort Saskatchewan Multi-Facility Pass memberships at County recreation facilities, until January 31, 2019. 

Posted December 12, 2018

Boxing week special helps avoid overflowing garbage bins

From December 27 to 30, if required, Strathcona County will be accepting one additional black bag of waste per family, free of charge, at the Broadview Enviroservice Station. 

Posted December 11, 2018

Winter Freeze Fest celebration

From December 30 to January 4, residents are invited to celebrate the start of the New Year through Winter Freeze Fest activities that lead up to the Rogers Hometown Hockey weekend in Strathcona County on January 5 to 6, 2019.

Posted December 6, 2018

Council approves 2019 budget

Strathcona County Council today approved the 2019 budget and the 2020-2022 budgets in principle.

Posted December 4, 2018

Residential snow removal begins December 5

County crews will start removing snow on residential streets on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.

Posted December 3, 2018

2018 Public Satisfaction Survey

People who live, work in or visit Strathcona County are invited to complete the 2018 Public Satisfaction Survey online to provide feedback on quality of life and some County services.

Posted December 3, 2018

Snow route parking ban declared for 12 noon December 3

With over 21 cm of snow in the past 48 hours, a snow route parking ban has been declared in Sherwood Park. 

Posted November 29, 2018

Residents are asked to stay safe: keep off the ice

Ice safety is everyone’s responsibility. Please remind your family and friends to obey all posted signs, play safe and keep off the ice.