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Broadband Open House for Businesses

May 27, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm, Hangar 44, Villeneuve Airport

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This is the moment that Sturgeon County businesses have been waiting for: we are ready to put the shovels to the ground and start building the first phase of the Sturgeon County Broadband Fibre Network!

As we prepare for construction, it is time for us to meet with property and business owners in the industrial parks and airport, to discuss how the project will roll out. This includes sharing information on the construction route, costs, construction timelines, internet service providers and the impacts to property and business owners.

Update from the Redwater RCMP

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The RCMP, Canada’s national police service, provides policing service to approximately 7,500 residents within the Town of Redwater, Thorhild and Sturgeon County. The Redwater Detachment consists of eight regular members, an integrated six member RCMP and Sheriff Traffic Services Unit, support staff and a Victim Services Unit.

Sturgeon County’s Response to the War in Ukraine

From Mayor Alanna Hnatiw

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As tragedy continues to unfold, Sturgeon County stands with the people of Ukraine and all Canadians of Ukrainian heritage. Sturgeon County has been working with its regional partners to identify how our communities might be best positioned to assist Ukrainian nationals relocating to the area via the Canada-Ukraine Authorization for Emergency Travel program and have coordinated an approach to emergency social services.

Sturgeon County Council approves Clean Energy Improvement Program

Program will enable residents to make energy efficient investments in their buildings while reducing their impact on the environment and heating costs.

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On April 12, 2022, Sturgeon County Council approved the Clean Energy Improvement Program (CEIP) Tax Bylaw. This program offers residents a chance to lower their utility bills and increase property values by providing funding for efficiency upgrades and renewable energy systems.