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Sep 6 / 2016

Traffic safety the focus this Labour Day weekend

Leduc County peace officers remained focused on traffic safety during patrols this Labour Day long weekend. Over the four-day period from Sept. 2 to 5, Leduc County peace officers travelled 3,142 kilometres and issued a total of 137 charges and 23 warnings for violations such as speeding, distracted driving and intersection safety. “The weather resulted in fewer motorists…

Jul 11 / 2016

Leduc and Leduc County raise the bar for regional change

Leduc and Leduc County took a historical step forward today in signing a charter that greater defines their exemplary urban/rural working relationship, but also clearly vocalizes their proven ability and continued desire to put collective benefit ahead of competing interests. The Leduc Region Prosperity Charter was signed by city and county councils, July 11, to solidify…

Jul 7 / 2016

Leduc County council approves Agricultural Strategy

Leduc County council approved the Agriculture Strategy at its regular council meeting on July 5, 2016. Leduc County’s Agriculture Strategy considers policy and land use planning to maintain agricultural viability across the county. “Allowing land to be developed for agricultural use was ranked by residents as one of the top priorities for the future success of Leduc…

Jul 6 / 2016

New Sarepta water rate set to decrease next month

At its regular council meeting yesterday, Leduc County council voted unanimously in favour of decreasing the water rate in New Sarepta. Starting Aug. 1, 2016, the water utility rate will decrease by $0.41 per cubic metre from $5.06 per cubic metre to $4.65 per cubic metre. “Council welcomes feedback from citizens, and received a great deal of feedback from New Sarepta…