Posted on Thursday, April 14, 2022 04:00 PM
Stony Plain housing starts point toward strong growth for the municipality in 2022.
First quarter residential construction comprised of 62 housing starts, including 13 single-detached dwellings and 49 high-density dwellings with a combined estimated construction value of $13.1 million. Compared to the first quarter of 2021, housing starts are down 3%; however, residential permit values are up.
“High-density dwellings represent an important investment in the community, offer more affordable...
Posted on Thursday, April 14, 2022 09:00 AM
Get connected to your community! Stony Plain residents are invited to Shikaoi Park on May 10 from 6:30PM to 7:30PM for an evening of neighbourly connection and family-friendly fun.
The event marks the return of Neighbourhood Connect, a community program that encourages residents to find creative ways to connect with their neighbours. Residents can register as Neighbourhood Connectors to receive tips and toolkits for hosting community events and sparking new friendly connections in their neighbourhood....
Posted on Wednesday, April 13, 2022 09:00 AM
The Dementia Connections Project is returning for another year of supporting residents in Stony Plain, Spruce Grove, and Parkland County. The program provides support and community-based programming to people living with dementia and their care partners.
The Dementia Connections Project aims to foster connections and build a safer, more dementia-friendly community for all residents in the Tri-Municipal Region. Volunteer Dementia Connectors support people living with dementia by offering individual...
Posted on Tuesday, April 12, 2022 09:55 AM
Updates to Land Use Bylaw Make Way for Stony Plain’s New Housing Strategy
A public hearing for the Land Use Bylaw was held at last night’s Council Meeting. The bylaw was also given second and third reading. The update has been brought forward as a new bylaw that repeals the current bylaw for the purpose of implementing Stony Plain’s new Housing Strategy. The Housing Strategy guides the Town’s approach in meeting housing goals and informs land use development decisions.
First reading of the Land...
Posted on Tuesday, April 05, 2022 10:32 AM
Culture and Tourism Annual Update
Growing Stony Plain’s cultural economy is a key priority for Council. An annual update on culture and tourism development in Stony Plain was provided to Council during last night’s meeting.
Culture and tourism development is guided by two documents: The Arts, Culture and Heritage Action Plan and the Tourism Master Plan (TMP). The Arts, Culture and Heritage Action Plan was completed in 2020 and outlines outlines Stony Plain’s commitment to its cultural industries...