Provincial Politics

City council closes 2018 Operating Budget with 2.02% tax increase

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
January 19, 2018 - 9:00pm Updated: January 19, 2018 - 9:49pm

Red Deerians will have an increase to deal with on their property tax bill in 2018.

City council wrapped up Operating Budget debate Friday, landing at a 2.02 per cent increase, marginally higher than the 2.0 per cent hike City administration recommended in December.

Former Edmonton Mayor Stephen Mandel (left), Calgary Commercial Lawyer Kara Levis (centre) and Calgary MLA Rick Fraser (right) stopped in Red Deer Thursday night for a Leadership Candidate Meet & Greet at the Black Knight Inn. The trio are vying to become the next leader of the Alberta Party when members hold their leadership vote between February 25-27.
Former Edmonton Mayor Stephen Mandel (left), Calgary Commercial Lawyer Kara Levis (centre) and Calgary MLA Rick Fraser (right) stopped in Red Deer Thursday night for a Leadership Candidate Meet & Greet at the Black Knight Inn. The trio are vying to become the next leader of the Alberta Party when members hold their leadership vote between February 25-27. Sheldon Spackman

Alberta Party Leadership hopefuls stop in Red Deer

By Sheldon Spackman
January 18, 2018 - 11:25pm Updated: January 19, 2018 - 10:00am

Three people vying to become the next leader of the Alberta Party stopped in Red Deer Thursday night to meet with local party members, learn more about the issues and showcase why they would be the right choice for leader.

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