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Eastlink Centre Fieldhouse Hosting Super Red Tournament
The Eastlink Centre is gearing up for a thrilling weekend of volleyball as the Super Red Tournament comes to Grande Prairie on Friday, September 21 and Saturday, September 22.
Posted Date: 9/17/2018
EXTENSION:Temporary Water Supply Shut-Downs at Several City Facilities
The water supply at several City-owned sites will remain temporarily shut down until further notice to prevent freezing during the colder temperatures.
Posted Date: 9/17/2018
UPDATE: Muskoseepi Park Skate Park Event Cancelled
Due to the unseasonable weather, the Muskoseepi Park Skate Park grand re-opening event scheduled for Saturday, September 15 featuring a ribbon-cutting and BMX Jam has been cancelled.
Posted Date: 9/13/2018
Temporary Bus Stop Closure at Stop #232 on Route 2
From Friday, September 14 until Monday, October 15, Route 2 bus stop #232 on 102 Street by the Salmond Fire Station is closed and re-directed to stop #234 on 121 Avenue between 102 Street and 100 Street.
Posted Date: 9/13/2018
CANCELLED: Grand Opening Event for Muskoseepi Park Skate Park
A grand re-opening event is taking place on Saturday, September 15 for the Muskoseepi Park Skate Park.
Posted Date: 9/11/2018
Residents Encouraged to Register Bikes on September 15
The City of Grande Prairie partners with Ernie’s Sports Experts to bring a bike registry event to Grande Prairie.
Posted Date: 9/11/2018
Orange Shirt Day 2018 Event Announced
We welcome everyone to gather with us on Sunday, September 30 for Orange Shirt Day to continue the dialogue on the effects of the residential school system and moving forward as a community.
Posted Date: 9/10/2018
Temporary Water Supply Shut-Downs at Several City Facilities
Due to the low temperatures forecast for the week, the water supply at several City-owned sites is being temporarily shut down to prevent damage from freezing.
Posted Date: 9/10/2018
Council Initiates Competitive Search for City Manager and Appoints Horacio Galanti Interim City Manager
Grande Prairie City Council passed a motion September 10, 2018 initiating the competitive search for a City Manager with the assistance of an executive search firm.
Posted Date: 9/10/2018
Council Highlights for September 10, 2018
Here are the highlights from the City Council meeting on September 10, 2018
Posted Date: 9/10/2018
Back to School Road Safety Focus for September STEP and BEEP Initiatives
Enforcement Services reminds drivers to use extra caution and watch out for pedestrians in school zones, residential areas, near playgrounds, or any other place frequented by children. In September STEP concentrates on moving traffic violations in and around school zones.
Posted Date: 9/6/2018
Public Feedback Sought for Storm Drainage Master Plan
Residents may provide feedback to the City on the Storm Drainage Master Plan at an open house on September 11 at the Centre 2000 located at 11330 106 Street.
Posted Date: 9/5/2018
Corporate Naming Rights Opportunity - Eastlink Centre Fieldhouse
The Eastlink Centre is currently seeking a corporate naming rights partner for the Half Fieldhouse, Court 2.
Posted Date: 9/4/2018
New Transit Schedule for High Schools
Starting Tuesday, September 4, several of the bus routes serving St. Joseph Catholic High School, Charles Spencer High School and the Composite High School will be changing as a result of adjustments to school bell times.
Posted Date: 8/31/2018
Spray Park Season Wrapping Up
The spray parks at Muskoseepi Park and Lions Park are scheduled to close for the season after Labour Day.
Posted Date: 8/31/2018
Electronic Fare Collection Boxes Introduced in Transit Buses
Starting Monday, September 10, transit riders will see new, electronic fare collection boxes installed in buses.
Posted Date: 8/30/2018
Advance Green Left Turn Temporarily Non-Operational at Intersection of 100 Avenue and 116 Street Due to Damage
The public is advised the advanced green turning light on 100 Avenue to turn south onto 116 Street (near Costco) is currently non-operational due to damage to the median traffic pole.
Posted Date: 8/30/2018
Francophone Performance “Nouveau Monde
Over a dozen Francophone Albertan artists are visiting the Bowes Events Centre on Thursday, September 6 for a special performance of “Nouveau Monde.”
Posted Date: 8/30/2018
Recreation Access Program Expanded to Five New Facilities
The Recreation Access Program has been expanded to assist eligible applicants access memberships, passes and registered programs at five new participating facilities.
Posted Date: 8/29/2018
Muskoseepi Park Pond Temporarily Closed for Treatment to Eliminate Invasive Species
The Muskoseepi Park pond is temporarily closed, starting September 4, to allow Alberta Environment and Parks to treat the pond after an aquatic invasive species, goldfish, was discovered.
Posted Date: 8/29/2018
FASD Awareness Day Recognized on September 7
The FASD Network of Northwest Alberta is hosting a free event on Friday, September 7 to recognize International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Awareness Day.
Posted Date: 8/29/2018
2018 Municipal Census Indicates Growth Continues in Grande Prairie
Grande Prairie’s population is 69,088 according to the unofficial 2018 municipal census results.
Posted Date: 8/28/2018
New Cycling Route Announced for Eastlink Centre Triathlon
The cycling route for the Eastlink Centre Triathlon Route is changing for the race this year on Sunday, September 9.
Posted Date: 8/28/2018
Honourable Guests Commemorate Opening of First Collision Reporting Centre in an RCMP-Policed Community
City of Grande Prairie Mayor, Bill Given; RCMP Deputy Commissioner Todd Sean; and Accident Support Services President, Steve Sanderson marked the opening of the Grande Prairie Collision Reporting Centre with speeches and a ribbon cutting ceremony, earlier today.
Posted Date: 8/27/2018 10:15 AM
City Council Highlights for August 27, 2018
Here are the highlights from the City Council meeting on August 27, 2018:
Posted Date: 8/27/2018
84 Avenue and Patterson Drive To Be Four Way Stop on Monday and Tuesday
Beginning Monday, August 27, the intersection of 84 Avenue and Patterson Drive will be a four-way stop for all motorists.
Posted Date: 8/24/2018
Annual Eastlink Centre Maintenance Closures Commence Saturday
Residents are reminded that several temporary closures are taking place at the Eastlink Centre starting on Saturday, August 25 for annual maintenance.
Posted Date: 8/23/2018
Grande Prairie Collision Reporting Centre Set to Open August 27
Residents in Grande Prairie are able to report non-injury accidents at the Collision Reporting Centre beginning at 10 a.m. on Monday, August 27.
Posted Date: 8/21/2018
Development Permits Issued for Ten Cannabis Retail Locations
The City of Grande Prairie’s Planning and Development Department has issued development permits for ten cannabis retail locations.
Posted Date: 8/21/2018
Update to Canada Games Arena brick return schedule
Due to popular demand, the schedule for members of the public who donated personalized bricks for construction of the Canada Games Arena to claim their original bricks has been extended.
Posted Date: 8/16/2018
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