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Eastlink Centre Debuts New Website
The site provides users with a flexible way of accessing information about the facility.
Posted Date: 12/21/2016
Residential Snow Clearing Continues
Crews will be picking up windrows in Avondale today Monday, January 16 and will continue working on all Priority 1, 2 and 3 roads as necessary.
Posted Date: 1/16/2017
Hillside Neighbourhood Information Session: Neighbourhood Associations
Hillside residents are invited to come out and meet your neighbours and get information on Grande Prairie Neighbourhood Associations next Thursday, January 19th from 7:00- 8:00 p.m.
Posted Date: 1/13/2017 9:30 AM
Snow Clearing Continues in Residential Areas
Crews are clearing snow today in residential areas.
Posted Date: 1/12/2017
Parking Bans Lifted
Parking Bans on our Permanent Snow Routes have been lifted as of Thursday, January 12, 2017.
Posted Date: 1/11/2017
Snow Clearing Continues in Residential Areas
Snow Clearing Continues in Residential Areas
Posted Date: 1/10/2017
City Council Highlights
City Council approves terms of reference for Tri-Municipal Industrial Park in Municipal District of Greenview
Posted Date: 1/9/2017 11:45 PM
Residential Snow Plowing Service Begins
Residential Snow Plowing Service begins Monday at 8:00 a.m.
Posted Date: 1/7/2017
Snow Crews in Full Force
City crews are out in full force clearing the first major snowfall of the season.
Posted Date: 1/5/2017
Parking Bans Declared for Wednesday, January 4
Due to recent snow accumulation and snow in the forecast, the City is declaring Parking Bans on all Permanent Snow Routes, effective between 7:00 AM and 9:00 PM on weekdays starting Wednesday January 4.
Posted Date: 1/3/2017
New City Manager Announced
City Council announced today that it has selected Bob Nicolay as the new City Manager, replacing Greg Scerbak, who is retiring at month's end.
Posted Date: 12/20/2016 12:30 PM
City, Sexsmith Pursuing Collaboration Grant
The City of Grande Prairie and the Town of Sexsmith are partnering on a funding application to get assistance to do pre-work on an Intermunicipal Collaboration Framework
Posted Date: 12/15/2016 3:45 PM
2016 Arterial Traffic Noise Study
The City of Grande Prairie retained GHD Limited to complete a Traffic Noise Survey earlier this fall. The survey encompasses 16 residential neighbourhoods and the results can be found on the City’s website at www.cityofgp.com/index.aspx?page=341.
Posted Date: 12/13/2016
City Council Highlights
Council reallocates funds previously earmarked for Alberta 55 Plus Games to 2018 Alberta Summer Games, bringing total investment to $200,000.
Posted Date: 12/12/2016 10:15 PM
Toys for Tickets Kicks Off Today!
The City of Grande Prairie along with Enforcement Services, is offering you the opportunity to participate in the Toys for Tickets campaign this Holiday Season!
Posted Date: 12/6/2016
Arts Development Funding Available
Arts Development Festival Funding and Major Project Funding deadline is Jan. 3, 2017.
Posted Date: 12/6/2016
Residential Snow Clearing Continues On Smaller Scale
Due to minimal snow fall, Transportation crews are performing scaled back residential snow plowing. The main roads are essentially clean of snow and crews are conducting road patrols and sanding icy patches and intersections.
Posted Date: 12/1/2016
Lights Out at 99 Ave. and 100 St.
Please be advised that the traffic signals at 99 Ave. and 100 St. will be dark on the evening of Thursday, December 1, 2016 between the hours of 6 p.m. and 6 a.m.
Posted Date: 11/29/2016
Homelessness In Province Continues Downward Trend
In the second province-wide Point-in-Time Count of Homelessness (Count), Alberta’s one night Count dropped by 19.2% from 6663 in 2014 to 5373 in 2016. Since 2008 this represents a 31% decrease in homelessness across the province.
Posted Date: 11/29/2016
City Council Highlights
City Council approves funding strategies to lower 2017 tax increase to 0.5 per cent.
Posted Date: 11/28/2016 9:45 PM
Downtown Rehabilitation and Streetscapes Project Wrapped for 2016
Work on the Downtown Rehabilitation and Streetscapes Project for 2016 has officially wrapped up.
Posted Date: 11/21/2016
Lights in Flash at 116 Ave. and 99 St.
Traffics lights at 116 Ave. and 99 St. to be in flash overnight next week.
Posted Date: 11/18/2016
Council Uses Surplus, Reserve To Reduce Tax Increase
City Council today used a portion of the 2016 surplus and accessed the Financial Stabilization Reserve to reduce the 2017 tax increase to 0.5 per cent, an impact of $17 on the average home.
Posted Date: 11/18/2016
Transit Master Plan Open House #2
The second open house for the Transit Master Plan is on Nov. 24 at the Montrose Cultural Centre’s Teresa Sargent Hall. This drop-in style session runs from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Posted Date: 11/16/2016
Study Shows Grande Prairie Area Ripe with Opportunities with New Hospital on the Horizon
The Grande Prairie & District Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with local municipalities and regional stakeholders, released a study today showing the new Grande Prairie Regional Hospital, expected to open in 2019, is creating a multitude of economic opportunities across the Grande Prairie Region.
Posted Date: 11/16/2016
Council Highlights – Nov. 14, 2016
Evergreen Park Presentation A delegation from Evergreen Park delivered a presentation outlining highlights of the activities and events at the facility and the economic spinoffs it provides to Grande Prairie and area.
Posted Date: 11/15/2016
Council Examines Referrals During Budget Review
Nearly 30 referred items from Council and standing committees will be reviewed during 2017 budget deliberations Friday.
Posted Date: 11/15/2016
Road Work in Rural Service Area
Starting Thursday, November 17, IPAC Construction Services Ltd. will be replacing five damaged culverts at multiple locations, starting at TWP Rd 720 and throughout the rural service area.
Posted Date: 11/15/2016
Budget Deliberations Available On Webcast
Grande Prairie residents can check out City Council Budget discussions live Friday from the comfort of their home, office or via a mobile device.
Posted Date: 11/14/2016
Citizen Budget Provides Budget Preview
Grande Prairie residents can trade places with City Council members and experience the challenge of crafting a municipal budget using the Citizen Budget tool over the next week.
Posted Date: 11/10/2016
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