Crime Prevention Audits Underway

The Downtown Business Association in partnership with Steve Woolrich, Director of SeCure Consulting Solutions Inc. is gearing up to complete two Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) audits of two downtown community blocks. This pilot project is intended to assist business owners and operators reduce opportunity for crime and nuisances through basic design principles. Read more

Greater Downtown Action Plan

It’s your time to help shape the vision. As part of the Greater Downtown Action Plan review, we invite you to speak up and get involved in the creation of the future vision of downtown. Read more

Graffiti Program Coordinator Returns

The Downtown Business Association (DBA) has re-appointed Natalie Turner as the Graffiti Program Coordinator for the summer of 2008. Rounding out her third summer with the DBA, Ms. Turner brings to the table years of experience working in the social sciences with the public and youth throughout Red Deer and Central Alberta. Read more

Report Graffiti – Call the Hotline

The new graffiti-reporting hotline is up and running today as part of an effort to abate graffiti in Red Deer. “Graffiti is a crime,” said Fernando Paganelli, City of Red Deer Compliance Officer. “We need people to recognize it, report it and remove it.” Read more

Downtown Spring Clean Up

Throughout the year, the Red Deer Downtown Business Association works to keep downtown clean by picking litter and maintaining waste and recycling receptacles throughout the business revitalization zone. Read more

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