Red Deer and Area

(RDNewsNOW file photo / Troy Gillard)

Council Puts Temporary Lid on Secondary Suite Cap Discussion

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
August 29, 2016 - 8:15pm Updated: August 30, 2016 - 9:22am

A final decision on any changes to the cap on secondary suites in Red Deer will have to wait a couple more weeks.
City Council tabled their discussion after it became clear that a proposal from Councillor Lawrence Lee needed some refining.

Council Briefs: Improving Air Quality, GreenTRIP Funding and AUMA

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
August 29, 2016 - 7:42pm Updated: August 30, 2016 - 10:06am

Red Deer City Council took a step Monday toward improving our city's standing on the environmental stewardship front.

Last Summer, the Canadian Ambient Air Quality Report pegged our air as some of the worst in the country, based on levels of Fine Particulate Matter.

This front window had to be replaced after a thief or thieves smashed through it on July 12, the first of three confirmed break-ins at the Legion. (RDNewsNOW / Josh Hall)

Legion Building Hit By String of Break-ins

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
August 26, 2016 - 4:00pm

Officials with the Red Deer Legion are frustrated following a recent series of break and enters.
Since July 12, there have been three confirmed break-ins at the Legion building on Bremner Avenue.