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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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Archive: February

Posted February 28, 2014

Operation Lunchbox 2014

Operation Lunchbox: healthy food for hungry kids. Support the Youth Council with your donations.

Posted February 18, 2014

New Open Data portal launches

Today, Strathcona County is pleased to launch an Open Data portal to share some of its municipal data in an easily accessible and freely available way.

Posted February 7, 2014

County encouraged to Disconnect to Connect!

This Family Day, residents are encouraged to disconnect from technology to reconnect with family, friends and their community.

Posted February 6, 2014

Pride of Strathcona Awards - Nominate by March 31

Great accomplishments, in a great community, deserve great applause. Nominate deserving individuals, groups and teams for a Pride of Strathcona Award by March 31.

Posted February 5, 2014

County partners with communities to end domestic violence

Strathcona County is partnering with five other municipalities in the Capital Region to put an end to domestic violence.