Sylvan Lake

Sylvan Lake plans for climate change

Sylvan Lake plans for climate change

Sylvan Lake among Alberta municipalities to adopt a Climate Resilience Express Action Plan

Sylvan Lake plans for climate change
Sylvan Lake gets $101,300 federal grant

Sylvan Lake gets $101,300 federal grant

Money will be used for Sylvan Lake Sustainable Waterfront Redevelopment Plan

Sylvan Lake gets $101,300 federal grant
Drawing more off-season tourism is the aim of Sylvan Lake town officials. (Advocate file photo.)

Sylvan Lake wants to create year-round tourist season

Public open house and workshops held May 10-12

Drawing more off-season tourism is the aim of Sylvan Lake town officials. (Advocate file photo.)
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Sylvan Lake puts bigger recycling bins on hold

Town waiting to see whether waste-to-energy proposal goes ahead

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Sylvan Lake considering waste conversion proposal

Town to negotiate with Fogdog Energy on waste-to-energy proposal

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Sylvan Lake council approves fire pits and mobile stage

Large fire pits for group gatherings will be located on pier next winter

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Sylvan Lake Triathlon adds new events

Sylvan Lake Triathlon has numerous race categories and set to run Aug. 4

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Town of Sylvan Lake is planning to pave the shale trail (seen on the right) this spring as the first phase of what is expected to be a major redevelopment of the whole lakeshore area.                                Photo contributed by Town of Sylvan Lake

Sylvan Lake Park upgrades to begin this spring

Shale trail through lakeshore park will be paved and landscaping improved

Town of Sylvan Lake is planning to pave the shale trail (seen on the right) this spring as the first phase of what is expected to be a major redevelopment of the whole lakeshore area.                                Photo contributed by Town of Sylvan Lake
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Sylvan Lake focuses on community standards enforcement

Emphasis on animal, liquor and parking issues last year sees big increase in tickets

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Sylvan Lake town council approves parental leave policy

Mayor and councillors eligible for up to 12 weeks of leave

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Sylvan Lake preparing for future water needs

Sylvan Lake preparing for future water needs

Town looking at spending $10 million on reservoir to supply water for 30,000 people

Sylvan Lake preparing for future water needs
Both residents and visitors of Sylvan Lake can comment on what updates they want to see as the waterfront is redeveloped in the future (File photo by Advocate staff)

REIMAGINE SYLVAN has begun

Waterfront area redevelopment plan to be updated

Both residents and visitors of Sylvan Lake can comment on what updates they want to see as the waterfront is redeveloped in the future (File photo by Advocate staff)
Operation Dry Water is aimed at eliminating drinking and boating. (Black Press Staff)

Anti-lake noise group not giving up

Town of Sylvan Lake council voted not to back Quiet Enjoyment Initiative

Operation Dry Water is aimed at eliminating drinking and boating. (Black Press Staff)

Sylvan Lake turns down Quiet Initiative

Anti-boat noise group asked for $2,000

Sylvan Lake supports policing cost reform

Sylvan Lake supports policing cost reform

Alberta Urban Municipalities Association urging province for more equitable police funding formula

Sylvan Lake supports policing cost reform
Sylvan Lake’s waterfront will be ‘reimagined’ with public input
Sylvan Lake’s waterfront will be ‘reimagined’ with public input
Sylvan Lake moves to ensure future water supply

Sylvan Lake moves to ensure future water supply

Town’s drinking water comes from wells that were able to handle population of 18,000

Sylvan Lake moves to ensure future water supply
Contributed photo                                Waters Edge Marina Development at Sylvan Lake.

Sylvan Lake’s downtown seeing commercial activity

New strip mall almost full, new marina townhouses for sale and landmark ice cream store expanding

Contributed photo                                Waters Edge Marina Development at Sylvan Lake.
Town of Sylvan Lake takes over provincial park

Town of Sylvan Lake takes over provincial park

Provincial government announced official transfer of park to town on Thursday

Town of Sylvan Lake takes over provincial park
Are you ready to take the plunge? Pre-registrations are now being taken for next month’s Polar Bear Dip into Sylvan Lake. (Contributed image).

Sylvan Lake opens pre-registration for the Polar Bear Dip

Are you gutsy enough to take the plunge?

Are you ready to take the plunge? Pre-registrations are now being taken for next month’s Polar Bear Dip into Sylvan Lake. (Contributed image).