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Council briefs: Safe Harbour overflow shelter approved, sign bylaw amended

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
December 11, 2017 - 8:35pm

Safe Harbour Society will be able to provide 20 additional overnight shelter beds this winter.

City council approved a development permit application Monday night after Safe Harbour came forward citing insufficient overnight space at their current overnight shelter space.

City Manager Craig Curtis
City Manager Craig Curtis

City Manager goes "Undercover" for closer look at Red Deer's needle problem

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
December 10, 2017 - 7:35pm

Red Deer has a needle problem.

The likelihood of the average citizen coming across a discarded needle in a public setting has become alarmingly more commonplace. So much so that City Manager Craig Curtis wanted to see the problem with his own two eyes.

Renderings released earlier this year show what the new dual ice project in Blackfalds could look like once complete.
Renderings released earlier this year show what the new dual ice project in Blackfalds could look like once complete. Stantec / Town of Blackfalds

Blackfalds to look at twin arena design in 2018

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
December 9, 2017 - 1:17pm

Blackfalds town council will look at approving design dollars in upcoming budget talks for its plan to twin the local arena.
 
A proposed amount of $750,000 would go towards architectural design of the dual ice surface project.

Canadian Women's soccer team Head Coach Jon Herdman speaks at the 2017 RDC Scholarship Breakfast.
Canadian Women's soccer team Head Coach Jon Herdman speaks at the 2017 RDC Scholarship Breakfast.

RDC announces speaker for 2018 Scholarship Breakfast

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
December 8, 2017 - 4:16pm Updated: December 11, 2017 - 4:55pm

It’s that time of year again – Red Deer College and RDC Athletics are set to host the annual Kings and Queens Scholarship Breakfast.

April 11 at the Harvest Centre, RDC will host keynote speaker Karl Subban, the college revealed Friday.

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