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Jul 5 / 2016

Annual commercial vehicle inspection operation sees only 34 per cent of vehicles pass

Leduc County Enforcement Services, in conjunction with other enforcement agencies, conducted their annual inspection operation of commercial vehicles in Nisku on June 29 and 30. Over the course of the two-day event, 104 inspections were observed with 35 (34 per cent) commercial vehicles passing inspection, 40 (39 per cent) being taken out of service and another 29 (27…

Jun 24 / 2016

Leduc County co-hosts big rig rescue training

Firefighters from across western Canada are in Leduc County this weekend for the 2016 Big Rig HOT (hands-on training) Symposium. Leduc County Fire Services and the Alberta Vehicle Extrication Association are hosting the 10th annual training event from June 24 to 26 to provide more than 120 firefighters from more than a dozen departments across the western provinces with…

Jun 6 / 2016

Framework for Recreation in Canada introduced in region

The Leduc region – comprised of seven individual municipalities – is the first collective group in the province to publicly support the Framework for Recreation in Canada, which sets a common vision, goals and priorities for recreation. Representatives from each municipality in the region gathered Monday to demonstrate support for the framework, and showcase the many…

Jun 6 / 2016

Centennial Park Playground unveiled in New Sarepta

New Sarepta residents and local dignitaries celebrated the grand opening of the redeveloped Centennial Park Playground on Saturday. The redeveloped park, located at 5026 2 Street, cost nearly $68,000 and features a toddler playground, gazebo and enhanced picnic area. This community-driven project was spearheaded by the New Sarepta Family Enrichment Association (NSFEA)…