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Archive: October

Posted October 28, 2015

Working to stop family violence

Working to stop family violence. Strathcona County supports National Family Violence Prevention month with the White Ribbon campaign. 

Posted October 26, 2015

Celebrating 40 years of serving family and community

Strathcona County Family and Community Services celebrates 40 years of serving family and community. Open house on November 4.

Posted October 26, 2015

County Connect launches - try it and win!

County Connect, Strathcona County’s online service request and tracking system, launched to the public today.

Posted October 22, 2015

County awarded for creating healthy living partnerships

Strathcona County is the proud recipient of another ChooseWell Healthy Community Award, in the category of Building Community Capacity.

Posted October 21, 2015

New all-way stops coming to Glen Allan

Watch for all-way stop signs in Glen Allan on October 24. The changes are designed to manage traffic, improve safety and discourage short-cutting. 

Posted October 19, 2015

Celebrating your child's first 2,000 days

Celebrate with your child at the First 2,000 Days Festival. Fun, interactive community event on Saturday, October 24.

Posted October 16, 2015

Treat yourself to a safe and healthy Halloween

Treat yourself to a safe and healthy Halloween with creative ideas from Strathcona County.

Posted October 8, 2015

County wins top Communities in Bloom award

Strathcona County was awarded a National Award as the winner of the Grand Champions category at this past weekend’s Communities in Bloom awards ceremony.

Posted October 7, 2015

Notice of water line repair

Water line repair into Sherwood Park on Wednesday, October 14, starting at 9 a.m. Repair is expected to be complete on Thursday, October 15.

Posted October 7, 2015

County Connect coming October 26

On October 26, Strathcona County will launch County Connect, an online service request and tracking system. It offers a new, convenient way to contact the County.

Posted October 1, 2015

Township Road 522 upgrade plans on display at open house

Residents are invited to learn about the next phase of upgrades to Township Road 522 at an open house on Thursday, October 15.