recreation

Sylvan Lake council approves concept plan for new park

Sylvan Lake council approves concept plan for new park

Pogadl Park will eventally be home to numerous ball diamonds and sports fields

  • Jan 16, 2019

 

Blackfalds has hired architects to design a twin arena for its multiplex. Photo from Blackfalds Facebook page

Blackfalds twin arena project on track

Architects approved for $15-million project to build second arena

 

A new playground coming to Liberty Landing in Red Deer County’s Gasoline Alley will have a rubber surface similar to the Rotary Park playground in Red Deer.                                Photo by PAUL COWLEY/Advocate staff

Red Deer County contributes cash to build fancier playground

County council approved spending $27,500 to upgrade a new playground with a rubber surface

 

Red Deer County tweaks animal control bylaw

Red Deer County tweaks animal control bylaw

Some residents complained earlier version of animal bylaw was too restrictive

Red Deer County tweaks animal control bylaw
Red Deer County provides funding to help run facilities such as Sylvan Lake’s NexSource Centre.                                File photo by Red Deer Advocate

Red Deer County signs recreation deals

Agreements with Sylvan Lake, Delburne and Elnora recognize county residents use of facilities

Red Deer County provides funding to help run facilities such as Sylvan Lake’s NexSource Centre.                                File photo by Red Deer Advocate
Road to popular Sandy Point Beach and nearby RV resort expected to get much needed paving next year.                                File photo by Advocate staff

Deal with developers proposed for contentious paving project

Lacombe County and RV resort developers were at odds over timeline for paying for paving

Road to popular Sandy Point Beach and nearby RV resort expected to get much needed paving next year.                                File photo by Advocate staff
Lacombe County embracing recreation

Lacombe County embracing recreation

Rural municipalities taking bigger role to meet ratepayers expectations

Lacombe County embracing recreation
RV resort developers question paving requirement

RV resort developers question paving requirement

Lacombe County and Sandy Point RV Resort to discuss $1.7-million access road paving bill

RV resort developers question paving requirement
Servus Arena taking shape

Servus Arena taking shape

Construction right on schedule for fall 2018 opening for Red Deer Arena replacement

Servus Arena taking shape
Sylvan Lake to cover $1 million shortfall for NexSource Centre

Sylvan Lake to cover $1 million shortfall for NexSource Centre

Budgeting oversights led to some costs not being included in final estimate

Sylvan Lake to cover $1 million shortfall for NexSource Centre
Indoor shooting range gets Red Deer County support

Indoor shooting range gets Red Deer County support

Red Deer Fish and Game Association hopes to reopen old shooting range in Springbrook

Indoor shooting range gets Red Deer County support
Tender awarded for Delburne Arena

Tender awarded for Delburne Arena

Major upgrade will see new dressing rooms and livestock wash bays

Tender awarded for Delburne Arena

Seniors Week offers free recreation

Seniors get free entry to all city recreation facilities next week

File photo from Red Deer Advocate

Spray park and outdoor pool opening

If the weather holds local residents can cool off at spray park and pool beginning Thursday

File photo from Red Deer Advocate