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Archive: March

Posted March 28, 2018

Census 2018 – together we count

This May, Strathcona County will be conducting a municipal census. Households will be asked to complete the census online between May 1 and 13.

Posted March 23, 2018

Funding now available to boost community connections: apply today!

As part of the County’s ongoing efforts to nurture community connections, residents are invited to apply for Community Small Grants funding (up to $750 per application) to host neighbourhood gatherings or projects that promote a sense of belonging and connection. The total grant budget for 2018 is $50,000.

Posted March 15, 2018

Residents asked to stay safe and keep off the ice

As a result of the warmer temperatures, a significant amount of melting is affecting the strength of the ice on stormwater ponds and natural bodies of water in Strathcona County.

Posted March 13, 2018

Agricultural facility to be located next to heritage site

Strathcona County today announced its multipurpose agricultural facility will be located next to the Bremner Heritage Site.

Posted March 5, 2018

All-day school zones to take effect in September

Beginning in September, all school zones in Strathcona County will be in effect from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on school days.

Posted March 2, 2018

Gallery@501 exhibit features art showcasing identity displacement and cultural genocide

The Gallery@501 is pleased to present The Art of Truth and Reconciliation by Indigenous artist George Littlechild. This exhibit opens on March 9 and is on display until April 29, 2018.