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May 31, 2017
Strathcona County recently completed a review of local impacts of an urban chicken pilot program and determined it is not suitable for the needs of the specialized municipality.
May 31, 2017
Strathcona County was honoured today by the Canadian Association of Municipal Administrators (CAMA) with a 2017 Professional Development Award in the 20,001 to 100,000 population category. The award recognizes the county’s priority-based budgeting (PBB) approach to business planning and budgeting. It was presented to county representatives at the CAMA conference in Gatineau, Quebec.
May 30, 2017
Strathcona County is honoured to recognize the positive impact of nearly 12,000 residents over the age of 65 through a Seniors’ Celebration, while also focusing on health and connections, including information on elder abuse awareness and education.
May 29, 2017
In a new offering for the 2017 municipal election, Strathcona County will be hosting an information session for citizens interested in running as a candidate for municipal office.
May 26, 2017
Citizens are invited to complete an online survey to provide feedback on some of the County’s services.
May 23, 2017
Today, Strathcona County Council approved a Social Framework Policy that intentionally shifts how the community collectively works on social priorities in Strathcona County.
May 18, 2017
Three new schools will be partnering with Strathcona County to build mental health capacity in youth, through the KEYS program. The KEYS program is delivered by Strathcona County staff and funded by Alberta Health Services and Alberta Community and Social Services.
May 17, 2017
Strathcona County has been awarded the 2017 ASET Technical Employer of the Year award from the Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta (ASET).
May 17, 2017
Strathcona County is moving forward with an Area Concept Plan for urban growth in Bremner.
May 15, 2017
The 2017 Pride of Strathcona Awards recipients have distinguished themselves and contributed to our community in many ways.
May 12, 2017
Plans are underway to unveil an innovative and interactive art display that highlights the connections and uniqueness of Strathcona County.
May 11, 2017
Strathcona County Council voted unanimously Tuesday to become a shareholder in the new Edmonton Metropolitan Region Economic Development Entity.
May 10, 2017
Mayor Roxanne Carr has officially proclaimed the third week of May Road Safety Week in Strathcona County.
May 9, 2017
Nominations are now being accepted for the Millennium Place Sports Wall of Recognition, which honours Strathcona County residents for outstanding contributions and achievements in sport.
May 8, 2017
In 1987, Strathcona County Council approved the creation of the County’s very own art collection.
May 5, 2017
Beginning today, Youth Council members are working with the community to provide those in need with 24/7 access to food and literature through a new free community pantry and book exchange.
May 3, 2017
In celebration of Arbor Day and Canada’s sesquicentennial anniversary, Grade One students from across Strathcona County will receive a seedling and enjoy educational activities on Friday, May 5, 2017 at Broadmoor Lake Park.
May 1, 2017
Strathcona County residents are invited to show their community pride and “Pitch-In” from May 1 to 31, in preparation for the celebration of Canada’s sesquicentennial (150) anniversary of confederation.