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Media releases prior to June 2013 can be found on the media release archive page.

Archive: August

Information release: Back-to-school with Strathcona County Transit

August 29, 2013

As students enjoy their last few days of summer, Strathcona County Transit is readying their fleet to transport over 1,700 riders to their classes.

Tour of Alberta starts here on September 4

August 29, 2013

Residents reminded about rolling road closures

The biggest stage cycling race in Canadian history will begin outside of Sherwood Park’s Festival Place at 11:15 a.m. on September 4, 2013.

Coca-Cola announced as presenting sponsor of the 2014 Canada 55+ Games

August 28, 2013

The 2014 Canada 55+ Games Committee, together with Strathcona County Mayor Linda Osinchuk, are pleased to announce Coca-Cola as the presenting sponsor for the 2014 Canada 55+ Games, hosted in Strathcona County from August 27 – 30, 2014.

Transit announces its new arrival: the double-decker bus!

August 26, 2013

Alberta’s first double-decker public transit bus has finally arrived and will be cruising the streets of Strathcona County by September. 

120 proud years to Celebrate!

August 20, 2013

Rain or shine, residents are invited to celebrate Strathcona County’s history, people and military with a phenomenal day of FREE family fun and entertainment. 

You're invited to dine with military heroes

August 7, 2013

In honour of Strathcona County’s 120th anniversary celebration, residents are invited to attend a Regimental Dinner on August 23, 2013, in appreciation of Lord Strathcona’s Horse (Royal Canadians).

Strathcona County homecare to stay the course for now

August 2, 2013

Strathcona County homecare to stay the course for now. Contracts extended.

Strathcona County to forward resident donations

August 1, 2013

Strathconians generous in support of High River.