Bylaw Services’ Toys for Tickets program raises over $11,000 for local families
Posted on Thursday, December 15, 2022 10:07 AM
In its seventh year, the annual Toys for Tickets program, in support of the Salvation Army, raised $11,688 for local families in need this holiday season.
“Each year, the...
Community members awarded Council’s Excellence Awards
Posted on Wednesday, December 14, 2022 03:37 PM
Awards presented for Citizen of the Year, Everyday Hero, Indigenous Advocate and Youth
Four outstanding residents, nominated by community members, were recognized at the Council’s...
Annual adjustments to utility rates approved for 2023
Posted on Wednesday, December 14, 2022 09:21 AM
At its Dec.13 meeting, Council approved Administration’s recommendations to increase several user rates for Municipal services, including utilities, transit, ice rentals, some...
Stuff-A-Bus campaign fills trio of buses with donated toys and gifts
Posted on Monday, December 12, 2022 04:31 PM
Three buses of toys and gifts for Santas Anonymous arrived at Father Patrick Mercredi Community High School on Monday.
Volunteers and students will sort and wrap all the donations...
Fire prevention tips to help you stay safe this holiday season
Posted on Tuesday, December 06, 2022 01:00 PM
(Fort McMurray, AB) - As the festive season nears, it’s time to consider safety. The holidays can mean more potential risks in the home, such as Christmas trees and lights, cooking...
RMWB Council approves 2023 Budget
Posted on Thursday, December 01, 2022 05:26 PM
Total budget of $573M supports the priorities in Council’s Strategic Plan and key capital projects while focusing on sustainable growth
Following three days of deliberations,...
Sleigh bells will ring on Franklin Ave. at the Santa Claus Parade on Dec. 3
Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2022 01:09 PM
Celebrate the parade safely – remember to watch from the sidewalk
The Santa Claus Parade will take place on Saturday, Dec. 3 at 6 p.m. Everyone is invited to gather with friends...
Toys for Tickets returns to help local families this holiday season
Posted on Monday, November 28, 2022 09:01 AM
Pay parking tickets received from now until Dec. 9 and the money will be donated to the Salvation Army
(Fort McMurray, AB-November 28, 2022)-If you...
Don’t miss your chance to be in the Santa Claus Parade
Posted on Friday, November 18, 2022 01:45 PM
Float registration is being extended to Nov. 23
Businesses, organizations and community groups are encouraged to register a float or walking group in the Santa Claus Parade. The...
Kiyām Community Park opening for winter fun in the heart of downtown Fort McMurray Wood Buffalo
Posted on Friday, November 18, 2022 10:57 AM
Gather with family and friends, get outdoors, and celebrate the holiday season
(Fort McMurray, AB – November 18, 2022) - Municipal staff have been hard at work installing the...
Get your holiday decorations ready! The Nominate your Neighbour winter program is underway
Posted on Tuesday, November 15, 2022 03:28 PM
Nominate a neighbour or local business until Dec.15
If there is a home or business with an outstanding holiday display, take a moment to thank them for spreading the festive spirit...
Help Stuff-A-Bus full of toys and donations for Santas Anonymous
Posted on Monday, November 14, 2022 08:00 AM
Santa needs help to bring busloads of toys and holiday joy to children and families in our communities!
Local businesses, schools, non-profit organizations and industry are encouraged...
Municipality releases proposed 2023 Budget totaling $573 million
Posted on Thursday, November 10, 2022 04:45 PM
Budget meetings begin November 29 – register as a delegate to participate
The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RWMB) is releasing a $573 million proposed 2023 budget...
Notice of Special Meeting-In Camera-Nov. 15 2022
Posted on Thursday, November 10, 2022 11:30 AM
NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING
Pursuant to Section 194 of the Municipal Government Act, RSA. 2000 c.M-26, a Special In Camera Council Meeting is hereby scheduled to take place at...
FireSmart marks historic season, updated Wildfire Mitigation Strategy launched
Posted on Wednesday, November 09, 2022 11:23 AM
Regional Emergency Services is celebrating a historic accomplishment with more than 600 FireSmart home assessments completed in 2022, the most ever in a season.
“That is an amazing...