Downtown Hosts Annual Meeting

The Downtown Business Association (DBA) held its annual meeting Thursday, November 18th on the 11th floor of Executive Place. Those attending heard a report on downtown activities and successes over the past year and plans for the future. Read more

Downtown Road Closures Tommorow

A small reminder that due to the Biggest Christmas Tree Festival and Christmas Parade, there will be some major road closures in the downtown on the afternoon of November 23. Read more

New Ghost Ideas Wanted

The downtown Sorensen transit station and parking garage is about to become home to Red Deer’s tenth "ghost". The ghosts of Red Deer are bronze statues of prominent figures of Red Deer’s past. It has been roughly ten years since the last ghost statue, of Mickey the beaver and Doris Forbes. Read more

Vital Signs 2010 Results Are In

The Red Deer and District Community Foundation released the results of its Vital Signs survey yesterday, October 5. The Vital Signs survey is designed to engage the community by presenting interesting and relevant data with the intention of increasing awareness of the issues that matter most to Red Deerians. Read more

Red Deer Civic Election Results…

There were a couple of surprises, including a tight race for mayor, and the loss of an incumbent Councillor, but for the majority, Red Deer’s next city council will look fairly similar to our previous council. Mayor Morris Flewelling will return for a third term, defeating upstart challenger Hillary Penko by fewer than 2000 votes. Read more

Christmas Light Exchange

Attention business owners! This holiday season, the City of Red Deer’s Environmental Initiatives and Electrical Light and Power have partnered with the Kerry Wood Nature Centre in bringing the incandescent Christmas Light Exchange. Read more

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