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Posted on: September 23, 2021

September 27 Committee of the Whole and Regular Council meeting

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The agenda's for both the Committee of the Whole and Regular City Council meeting for September 27 are now live. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, in-person attendance is limited to members of council and key staff members. Links for virtual attendan...

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City News & Information
Posted on: September 22, 2021

New ATE location at 40 Avenue and 53 Street live on Sept.27

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A new Automated Traffic Enforcement (ATE) location at 40 Avenue (East bound) and 53 Street will be active on September 27, 2021. These systems increase safety in our community by reducing speed and collisions at intersections.

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City News & Information
Posted on: September 22, 2021

Rail Safety Week Sept. 20 to 26

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During Rail Safety Week, Operation Life Saver Canada and Operation Lifesaver U.S. work in partnership with CP, the rail industry, government, police, unions, and many public organizations and community groups to highlight safe practice around railway prop...

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City News & Information
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Official List of Candidates for the City of Wetaskiwin’s 2021 Municipal Election

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The official period for candidate nominations — and any withdrawals — for the City of Wetaskiwin’s 2021 Municipal Election ended at 12 Noon on September 21, 2021.

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Posted on: September 21, 2021

City facilities to close in honour of the National Truth and Reconciliation Holiday on September 30

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The City of Wetaskiwin will be closing its facilities—excluding The Manluk Centre—on Thursday, September 30 in honour of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, a new federal statutory holiday.

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Clarification on Permit Misinformation

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Recently, misinformation has been circulating online about the City’s statutory requirement for The Open Door Association to secure a mobile vendor permit in order to provide outreach services to Wetaskiwin’s vulnerable humans. With th...
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City News & Information
Posted on: September 16, 2021

Temporary Warming Shelter Motion made by Council

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A temporary warming shelter is expected to be set up this year on the southside of Wetaskiwin—dependent on grant funding secured—as moved by City Council at their regular September 13th, 2021 Council meeting.

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

New public health measures in effect

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Province implements temporary public health measures due to increased COVID-19 cases

The Province of Alberta announced the following temporary public health measures—effective as of 8 am on Saturday, September 4, 2021—to address the inc...

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City News & Information
Posted on: August 24, 2021

Council approves Land Use Bylaw amendment 1997-21

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Wetaskiwin City Council approved Bylaw 1997-21, which amends Land Use Bylaw 1804-13, at their regular August 16, 2021 City Council meeting.

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