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Commemorative Names Registry

In 2010, the Commemorative Names Registry was created to blend Strathcona County’s rich history with the naming and renaming of development areas, roads, parks, and public facilities

Criteria

To be considered for addition to the Commemorative Names Registry, proposed names are required to meet one or more of the following criteria:

Name of a Person or Family:

  • The name of a person or family who was instrumental in the development of Strathcona County or of particular significance in the development of a community or amenity within Strathcona County, the Province of Alberta or Canada.
  • The name of a person or family who was an influential or prominent pioneer, homesteader, business person or other community leader within Strathcona County, the Province of Alberta or Canada.
  • The name of a person having made a significant contribution or participation in a broad range of public service or community activities within Strathcona County, the Province of Alberta or Canada.
  • The name of a person whose accomplishments are performed in an outstanding manner or to an uncommonly high standard that brings recognition to Strathcona County, the Province of Alberta or Canada.
  • The name of a person who has shown excellence, courage or exceptional dedication to community service in Strathcona County, the Province of Alberta or Canada.
  • The name of a former Mayor or Councillor of Strathcona County within five years of leaving office.

Names other than a Person:

  • Names that hold historical significance to Strathcona County, the Province of Alberta or Canada.
  • Names that celebrate the culture and heritage of Strathcona County, the Province of Alberta or Canada.
  • Names that reflect the geography, landscape or character of the area within Strathcona County, the Province of Alberta or Canada.

Current List of Commemorative Names (17.8 KB)

Commemorative Names Application (118.6 KB)

Naming Policy (24.0 KB)

Further Information
Planning & Development Services
780-464-8080
PlanningandDevelopment@strathcona.ca

Last updated: Monday, September 18, 2017
Page ID: 44086