Apr 12

Focus Group Update

Posted on April 12, 2018 at 3:37 PM by Website Administrator

In support of the Downtown Area Redevelopment Plan (DARP), the City of Camrose held a focus group session March 15th.

The purpose of hosting the focus group was to take a detailed look at downtown Camrose by identifying issues and opportunities with redevelopment. Participants were divided into 3 groups. The discussion topics including housing, mixed use buildings, and roads/public property.

22 people attended the focus group session. The attendants were property and business owners, non-profit groups, seniors, members of Council, administration, and other stakeholders.

The following “word cloud” reflects key ideas from the meeting.
DARP Focus Group Wordcloud

For a full summary please click here.

For more information or how to get involved in the Downtown Area Redevelopment Plan please contact Francisca Karl – Long Range Planner and Project Manager on this project at 780.672.4428 or fkarl@camrose.ca.

To get involved in future Public Engagement events for this project please subscribe to this page as information will be added prior to events.

Apr 12

Pop Up Planning - Public Engagement Events Near You

Posted on April 12, 2018 at 3:27 PM by Website Administrator

The City’s Planning and Development Department will be coming to an event near you this summer to get your input on what you want to see in Downtown Camrose.

Look for us at the following events:
  • Camrose Fly in Breakfast (May 27)
  • Jaywalkers Jamboree (June 1-3)
  • Arts in the Park (June 23)
  • Canada Day Celebrations (July 1st)
  • Downtown Camrose Farmer’s Market (June 7, June 21, July 12, July 26, August 9, August 23)
  • Battle River Barbeque Showdown (August 18-19) to be confirmed