Posted on: May 13, 2016

Travelling Art Show Featured At The Chuck MacLean Arts Centre

Art work is an expression of an artist's voice - what is portrayed by an artist is similar to an echo. This is expressed in the exhibition 'Echo Chamber' featuring art works by Brenda Kim Christiansen, Patrick Higgins, and Paddy Lamb on display from May ...Read on...

Echo Chamber Information
Posted on: May 2, 2016

City of Camrose develops Arts & Culture Master Plan

The City of Camrose has undertaken an initiative to establish a plan to guide the City and its community partners in providing opportunities to experience culture in an organized and collaborative manner. At the present, within Camrose, there are already ...Read on...

Click here to view the Arts & Culture Master Plan

Posted on: May 25, 2016

Camrose Golf Course Grounds Updates And Maintenance Information

The wetting agent Revolution (fertilizer act#2008034A) is being applied on all greens today. Please use caution in these areas. The North nine is closed until 8:00 am.
The Camrose Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course that provides challenges fo...Read on...

Golf Course Information

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Posted on: May 19, 2016

City to install largest municipal photovoltaic system in Alberta

At a Special Council Meeting on May 18, 2016, Council approved the installation of a solar photovoltaic system on the roof of the City’s Encana arena. Made possible in part due to grant funding, this project makes financial sense and is another step forwa...Read on...

Posted on: May 13, 2016

Camrose comes together for Fort McMurray evacuees

On May 7, the City of Camrose set up a Welcome Center at the Aquatic Centre as a hub for volunteers and evacuees. It was the “one stop shop” for anyone who wanted to help out and a place for Fort McMurray families to find accommodations, donations, and a...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2016

Ever wondered where your tax dollars go?

Not all your property taxes go to the City of Camrose!

Click here for more information.
Posted on: May 12, 2016

You Are Invited to Attend the Public Open House for the Transportation Master Plan

WSP Canada Inc. | MMM Group Ltd. (WSP|MMM), on behalf of the City of Camrose (the City), would like to invite you to attend a Public Open House event to assist with the development of the City’s 2016 Transportation Master Plan (TMP).

During the Open Ho...Read on...

Posted on: May 3, 2016

May is Hearing & Speech Month

The Elks of Canada boast a long and proud history of advocating for early hearing detection and continue to pursue ways to assist in screening and intervention services for all children born in Canada.

Newborn hearing screening and early access to inte...Read on...

View the official document here
Posted on: May 2, 2016

City of Camrose develops Arts & Culture Master Plan

The City of Camrose has undertaken an initiative to establish a plan to guide the City and its community partners in providing opportunities to experience culture in an organized and collaborative manner. At the present, within Camrose, there are already ...Read on...

Click here to view the Arts & Culture Master Plan
Posted on: April 29, 2016

TELUS investing $3 million in Camrose in 2016

TELUS will invest $3 million in new infrastructure and facilities in Camrose this year to increase wireless and high-speed Internet capacity and reach to meet the rapidly growing demand, ensuring customers stay connected at home, at work and on the go.
...Read on...

Posted on: May 2, 2016

Federal Census is Underway

The next Census of Population will take place in May 2016.

Starting May 2, 2016, Statistics Canada will send census letters and packages to all Canadian households.

You can complete your census questionnaire online or on paper.Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: April 12, 2016

Update on Fire & Burn Permits

All Camrose County residents will require a burn permit on April 1, 2016. Find out more here: www.county.camrose.ab.ca

The City of Camrose would like to remind citizens that ALL fire pits within City limits require a permit. Find out more here: www.cam...Read on...

Download the Fire Pit Permit brochure.
Posted on: April 1, 2016

The Count Begins! Camrose starts the Census!

April 1st is the official Census Day for the City of Camrose.

Census Enumerators delivered over 8,000 PIN letters to Camrose residences from March 21-30, 2016. For those residents who wish to complete the census online, use the PIN number delivered ...Read on...

Complete your census here.
Posted on: March 10, 2016

We’re rolling out the carts!

The City of Camrose will be providing each eligible household (single family homes, duplex and four-plex units within the City) with one 240 L (black) waste collection cart and one 240 L (green) compost collection cart. The carts, made from a strong, dura...Read on...

Additional Info...

Posted on: May 17, 2016

Arbor Day Tree Planting Along Camrose Drive On Thursday, May 26

On Thursday, May 26, come out to assist the City of Camrose continue their naturalization project by planting trees along Camrose Drive. Meet at 400 Park Ridge Close at 7:00 pm, as the Camrose Drive site will be accessed from there.
For more information...Read on...

Tree Planting Poster
Posted on: May 19, 2016

'Who Let The Dogs Out' Stoney Creek Centre June 3 7:00 pm

An informational session on the development and naturalization of dog parks in Camrose will be presented at Stoney Creek Centre on June 2 at 7:00 pm. Dogs are welcome, and after the presentation there will be a walk in the Stoney Creek area.
Stoney Cre...Read on...

Who Let The Dogs Out Poster
Posted on: April 25, 2016

Summer 'Non Ice' Arena Rentals Available

The Community Services Department has arena floor space available for rent now and during the summer months at an affordable rate. Activities such as ball hockey, lacrosse, In-line hockey, or garage sales are all possibilities. We are open to other idea...Read on...

Posted on: May 24, 2016

Stoney Creek Centre Exterior Stairway Construction Project

The Community Services Department is inviting interested parties to submit a quotation for an exterior stairway at the Stoney Creek Centre.
Quotation forms and further information are available from the Community Services Department office located in the...Read on...

Posted on: May 24, 2016

Urban Park Trail Bridge Replacement

The Community Services Department is inviting interested parties to submit a quotation for work required to refurbish a trail bridge in the urban park system. This involves the removal of a steel trail bridge, sandblasting, painting, replacement, and ins...Read on...

Posted on: May 24, 2016

Fort McMurray Distribution Centre Hours Of Operation May 24 - 29

The Fort McMurray Distribution Centre hours of operation are:
Tuesday, May 24 1:00 pm - 6:00 pmWednesday, May 25 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday, May 26 1:00 pm - 6:00 pmFriday, ...Read on...

Posted on: May 17, 2016

Free Environmental Educational Programs May 19 - August 4

There will be free environmental educational programs every Thursday evening from May 19 - August 4. Each session has a wildlife or green space topic, is approximately 1 - 1.5 hours long, and most of the sessions take place at the Stoney Creek Centre.
T...Read on...

More Information
Posted on: May 17, 2016

Bi-Weekly Community Garage Sale

There will be a bi-weekly community garage sale held in the Max McLean Arena from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm on the following dates:
June 11 & 25, July 9 & 23, and August 6 & 20Book a table for $5 at the Community Services Office in the Recreation Centre or em...Read on...

Posted on: May 20, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Public Swim Hours May 23 - May 29

Public Swim hours for the Camrose Aquatic Centre for the dates of May 23 - May 29 are as follows:
Toonie Swim, Wednesday to Friday, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Wednesday and Thursday 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, and Saturday 1:00 pm – 4:00 pmSunday Family Swim is 12:00 ...Read on...

Posted on: May 18, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Spring Youth Swimming Lessons

There are still spaces available for the upcoming Red Cross Swim Kids lessons
May 31 to June 10 Tuesday to Friday 4:00 pm – 4:45 pmJune 14 to June 24 Tuesday to Friday 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm.
The cost is $49.00 for City/County residents and $54.00 for Out...Read on...

Posted on: May 6, 2016

Free Seniors Health And Wellness Event May 31

The City of Camrose, Alberta Health Services, Primary Care Network, and the Fitness Centre are hosting a morning of health and wellness sessions. The sessions are free and include a complimentary breakfast and lunch. Space is limited, so register by May...Read on...

Event Poster and Brochure
Posted on: May 4, 2016

Pest and Weed Control Information

The parks section of the Community Services Department is committed to environmentally responsible pest and weed control practices. All procedures and pesticides used meet the strict standards established by Health Canada and Alberta Environmental Protec...Read on...

Pest And Weed Information And Schedule
Posted on: May 6, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Summer Fun Pass

Do you spend most of the warm summer days keeping cool in the pool? Then why not buy a pass for unlimited public swimming from June 1 to August 31; you get three months for the price of two.
Reduced cost for a child (6 – 14 years old) is $53.00, and for...Read on...

Posted on: May 3, 2016

The Spray Park Is Open

The Spray Park is now open, seven days a week from 10:00 am - 9:00 pm, except during inclement weather. The spray park is located behind the Aquatic Centre at 5600 - 44 Avenue.
For more information call the Aquatic Centre at 780.672.9909.Read on...

Spray Park Information
Posted on: May 3, 2016

Castle/Spaceship Park Playground Equipment Replacement

The equipment at Castle/Spaceship Park Playground is presently being replaced. Part of the playground is still accessible, and the planned completion date of the project is May 31. This playground is located at 60 Street and 42 Avenue.
For more informa...Read on...

Posted on: May 24, 2016

City of Camrose Garden Plots Are Now Sold Out

The City of Camrose garden plots are sold out. Another successful year of preparing and selling garden plots is now complete.

Posted on: May 17, 2016

Free Outdoor Gym In Jubilee Park

There is a free outdoor gym located in Jubilee Park (51 A Street, South of 47 Avenue). There are a number of pieces of equipment available, as well as recommended workouts posted for each one. Enjoy getting fit in an outdoor park setting.
For any quest...Read on...

Outdoor Gym Information
Posted on: May 4, 2016

Outdoor Trail Etiquette

Please share the trails and respect all other users. Everyone should stay right of center, use only half the width of the path, and move completely off the trail if stopping. When approaching other pedestrians, cyclists or skaters from behind, let them ...Read on...

Trail Etiquette Information
Posted on: May 9, 2016

Bill Fowler Centre Playground Equipment Replacement

The equipment at the Bill Fowler Centre playground is being replaced and the renovation will continue until May 25. The area will be fenced off but the walking path will be kept open.
This playground is located at 48 Avenue and 54 Street.For more info...Read on...

Posted on: April 19, 2016

Elm Tree Pruning Ban Is Now On

Elm trees must not be pruned between April 1 and September 30. The elm bark beetles are active between these dates and can be attracted to the scent of fresh tree cuts, possibly infecting a healthy tree.
For more information call the Community Services ...Read on...

Dutch Elm Information
Posted on: May 17, 2016

Black Knot On Trees

The City takes measures to control black knot on city trees in park areas and on boulevards as it spreads rapidly. Notices are also delivered to residents when black knot is noticed by city staff on residential property. These notices provide informatio...Read on...

Black Knot Information
Posted on: May 17, 2016

Track Pass Sales

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Track passes are being sold at the Aquatic Centre reception desk, and the Community Services Department offices at the Aquatic Centre and the Recreation Centre. The Aquatic Centre reception is open longer hours and will be able to sell during times that ...Read on...

Track Pass Prices And Information
Posted on: April 14, 2016

The Dog Off Leash Area In The Stoney Creek Valley Is Open

The dog off leash area in the Stoney Creek Valley is open and the seasonal (winter) area at the golf course is closed.
For more information call the Community Services Department at 780.672.9195.

Dog Off Leash Information
Posted on: April 29, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Red Cross Babysitting Course May 28

Looking to become a babysitter? Help build your confidence and credentials with the Red Cross Babysitting Course. This course will teach you the basics and the importance of how to take care of infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. The program will run on ...Read on...

Posted on: April 25, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Spring Aqua-fit Hours

Please note the following times for Aqua-fit from Monday May 2 until Thursday June 30:
Water Therapy: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9:00 am - 9:45 am Shallow water Daytime: Monday to Friday 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Shallow water Evening: Monday and Wednesd...Read on...

Posted on: April 25, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Spring Lane Swim Hours

Please note the following times for lane swim from Monday, May 2 until Thursday June 30:
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 6:00 am - 9:00 am Monday to Friday 11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Monday to Thursday 8:30 am - 9:30 pm Saturday 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Sunday 5...Read on...

Aquatic Centre Information and Schedules
Posted on: January 21, 2016

Drop In Community Use Night At The Community Centre

Community use night starts on Sunday, September 6 at the Community Centre and continues every Sunday until June 26, 2016 (some exceptions may apply). The sessions run from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm and the cost is $4.00 for adults, and $3.00 for ages twelve and ...Read on...

Community Use Night Schedule
Posted on: January 21, 2016

Free Parent And Tot Activity At The Community Centre

The Parent and Tot sessions run from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm, Monday to Friday, on half the floor at the Community Centre. These sessions are for parents and pre school aged children. The sessions are free and unsupervised, and will continue until September...Read on...

Parent And Tot Schedule