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Archive: January

Posted January 31, 2023

County invests over $1.1 million to support local social service needs

Council approved $1.17M to support non-profit organizations in meeting social service needs in Strathcona County. This funding, under the 2023 Social Framework Community Grants program, includes a $77,000 increase in funding for 2023. 

Posted January 26, 2023

New, expanded HodgePodge Lodge now open

After being closed last summer for construction, the new HodgePodge Lodge reuse station is now open at the Broadview Enviroservice Station. 

Posted January 23, 2023

Gallery@501 featuring unique collaboration with local artists

Strathcona County is pleased to present “Around You / Near You: Shaped in the Studio”, an exhibition featuring the artwork of 11 local artists from Sherwood Park and Edmonton. The exhibit opens at Gallery@501 on February 3 and shows until March 3, 2023.

Posted January 10, 2023

Have your say in RCMP and Enforcement Services priorities

The public is invited to take a brief survey about RCMP and Enforcement Services priorities for Strathcona County in 2023/2024.

Posted January 6, 2023

Residential street snow clearing starts Sunday, January 8

Snow clearing on Priority 3 collector roads will be complete tonight, and County crews will start clearing Priority 4 residential streets on Sunday, January 8 at 6 p.m.

Posted January 3, 2023

Strathcona County honours residents’ outstanding contributions and achievements in sports

The community is invited to attend the celebration of seven individual athletic achievements as their photos are added to the Sports Wall of Recognition on Friday, January 13 at 7 p.m. at Millennium Place.