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Archive: September

Posted September 30, 2015

Help shape future recreation, parks and culture opportunities in Strathcona County

Feedback wanted! Strathcona County is kicking off the annual Recreation, Parks and Culture survey, which will run from October 1 to 31. 

Posted September 29, 2015

Empower your business! Small Business Week Kickoff Symposium is October 19

Small business owners are invited to attend the fourth annual Small Business Week Kickoff Symposium on Monday, October 19. 

Posted September 29, 2015

Residents invited to discuss policy options at Municipal Development Plan open house

Strathcona County residents are invited to discuss potential policy options in Phase 3 of the Municipal Development Plan (MDP) update.

Posted September 28, 2015

County celebrates National Family Week: strong families grow here

Residents are invited to enjoy a week’s worth of free family fun, as the County joins in celebrating National Family Week from October 5-11, 2015.

Posted September 22, 2015

Residents invited to comment on Imagine Colchester draft community design concept

Strathcona County will present a draft community design concept for the Colchester area on October 1 at a public open house. 

Posted September 21, 2015

Celebrating Public Art: New Art Unveiling at Bethel Transit Terminal

Two new pieces of public art will be unveiled at the Bethel Transit Terminal (650 Bethel Drive, Sherwood Park) on Saturday, September 26, 2015. Residents are invited to come see the new artwork and enjoy free family activities.

Posted September 16, 2015

New committee of Council to focus on community life

Strathcona County Council has established a new committee of Council to further its vision to become Canada’s most livable community.

Posted September 10, 2015

Strathcona County Census 2015 results

Strathcona County Census 2015 results announced.

Posted September 9, 2015

Coat of Arms for Strathcona County unveiled

Strathcona County today officially unveiled its Coat of Arms and new County flag.

Posted September 9, 2015

Temporary closure of RCMP/Enforcement Services front counter

The front counter of the RCMP/Enforcement Services building at 911 Bison Way, Sherwood Park, will be closed to the public for a single day on September 15, to allow for movement to the new reception area on the east side of the building. 

Posted September 2, 2015

County seeking men's opinions on healthy relationships

County seeking men’s opinions on healthy relationships. Participate in survey.

Posted September 2, 2015

Gallery@501 presents "Un:" by internationally renowned printmaker, Walter Jule

The Gallery@501 is pleased to present “Un:” by Walter Jule from September 11 to October 25.