With many local businesses on the brink of closing their
doors in this difficult economy, the Red Deer & District Chamber of
Commerce says it appreciates the less than one per cent tax increase in the
city’s 2020 operating budget.
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Scary, alarming, and great cause for concern is how the Red
Deer and District Chamber of Commerce is describing the latest unemployment
numbers in central Alberta.
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Following five days of Operating Budget debate, Red Deer
city council has managed to lower the projected property tax hike by nearly
half, with an even further decrease being sought.
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The Town of Blackfalds is going for a fresh look this year,
but they insist it’s about more than just a new logo.
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Red Deer’s Chief of Emergency Services says there are major
problems with how ambulances are able to function within the city.
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Red Deer city council made a big decision on Friday during
Operating Budget talks by cutting this year’s contribution to capital projects
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Red Deer Regional Airport will receive at least $425,000
from the City of Red Deer in 2020.
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Organizers say about 100 people came out Tuesday night for
an information session at the Bower-Kin Community Centre regarding the future
of Molly Banister Drive.
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Red Deer’s Riverside Light Industrial Park could soon be
home to a wider selection of commercial businesses.
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Building permit values were down in December, despite an
overall increase in the number of permits issued. 67 permits were issued in
December, with a combined value of $4.2 million, compared to 59 permits issued
in December of 2018, worth $11.4 million. The total number of permits issued in
2019 also dropped significantly when compared to 2018, despite a larger number
of permits issued. 1074 building permits were issued from January-December
2019, valued at $118.9 million, compared to 1068 permits issued in 2018, valued
at $233.8 million.
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