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May 17 / 2016

Leduc County council approves 2016 budget, sets tax rates

Leduc County council approved the final 2016 budget and set the 2016 tax rates at its special council meeting this morning. Council approved an $83.4-million operating budget and $38.5-million capital budget, which represents a total tax dollar budget increase of approximately 1.37 per cent over 2015. “We were challenged to hold the line on spending and find efficiencies…

May 4 / 2016

Leduc County deploying equipment to Fort McMurray

Leduc County Fire Services is deploying its Firefighter Rehabilitation Unit to assist firefighters battling the wildfire in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo. At the request of provincial authorities, the unit – accompanied by four volunteer on-call firefighters – will be deployed at 6 p.m. Wednesday and is expected to arrive in Fort McMurray at 4 a.m. Thursday.…

May 2 / 2016

Spring photo contest winner announced

Leduc County is pleased to award a local amateur photographer for their submission for the third instalment of Leduc County’s Municipal Development Plan (MDP) update photo contest. Leduc County resident Darcie Goudreau received 157 votes from the public – the most of the six photos submitted – for their photo “King of the county.” “Leduc County residents continue…

May 2 / 2016

Edmonton’s statements about regional infrastructure funding are misleading

Leduc County seeks to reconfirm its commitment to supporting regional transportation infrastructure, specifically the regional transportation network, which encompasses the 41 Avenue interchange in south Edmonton. Following Edmonton’s 2016 State of the City address, Leduc County feels it is prudent to expand on statements made by City of Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson…