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Archive: November

Posted November 25, 2021

RCMP and Strathcona County testing new online record check services

Strathcona County detachment is testing a new online record check service to provide simpler, more efficient customer service. Residents are now able to apply online for criminal record and vulnerable sector checks as part of this RCMP pilot program. 

Posted November 17, 2021

Strathcona County drumming up holiday spirit with annual Celebration of Lights

Strathcona County’s holiday season is set to kick off with a merry ensemble of lights, songs, games and a visit from the jolly man up north.

Posted November 9, 2021

Gallery@501 announces annual members exhibit

Celebrate the diverse and talented Gallery@501 members at our annual members exhibit featuring the art of local artists. This year, members were invited to submit artwork that interprets the theme of “belonging”.

Posted November 5, 2021

2022 budget meeting begins

Strathcona County Council today received the introduction and overview presentation of the 2022 Recommended Multi-year Budget. 

Posted November 2, 2021

November is Family Violence Prevention Month

Today Mayor Rod Frank proclaimed November as Family Violence Prevention Month in Strathcona County.