Posted on Thursday, May 09, 2019 07:45 AM
Have you ever been excluded for being different? Was it because of your gender? Your gender identity? Your ethnic background? Your language? Your ability? Your religion? Or even a combination of the above?
This spring Stony Plain Family and Community Support Services is launching a project to raise awareness of the importance of inclusion and diversity in strengthening our community’s social, cultural, and economic vibrancy.
Through community conversations and input from stakeholders, they aim to create...
Posted on Wednesday, May 08, 2019 11:30 AM
It’s time to get planting! Every spring, the Town of Stony Plain recognizes the vital role trees play in our environment during Arbour Day—a celebration of community resilience through the planting of trees. Arbour Day 2019 takes place on Saturday, May 25 from 12 to 1:00 p.m. at the Lions Playground. This free, family-friendly event includes tree planting, a BBQ supplied by the Youth Centre, music, and games.
“The importance of planting trees in our community cannot be overstated,” says Miles Dibble,...
Posted on Tuesday, May 07, 2019 09:45 AM
Mayor’s Task Force Presentation on Community and Citizen Development
Council was presented the Mayor’s Task Force final report. The Task Force, comprised of community members, spent a significant amount of time focusing on current issues related to volunteerism and citizen engagement.
“This committee was created in September 2018 to review the current and potential state of volunteerism and community involvement in Stony Plain,” says Mayor William Choy. “Since then, we have researched innovative...
Posted on Tuesday, May 07, 2019 08:30 AM
Update 5 - 1:40 PM (May 8)
44th Avenue is now open. Thank you for your patience.
Update 4 - 11:30AM (May 8)
Crews have completed the repair. All residents and businesses may return to normal sanitary usage. Backfill work is taking place and the road will reopen upon completion.
Update 3 - 9:20AM (May 8)
Crews worked late in to the evening and are currently continuing the repair. Access to businesses has been restored, however the road remains closed at the site and there is no access to 44th Avenue...
Posted on Monday, May 06, 2019 09:15 AM
They’re back and they’ve brought their boot! The Fire Department will be raising awareness for Muscular Dystrophy Canada (MDC) with the Fill the Boot fundraiser. Residents can come show their support with their spare change at different pop-up locations throughout the summer. There will be four events in which to participate:
- May 18th from 11am-3pm at the CO-OP BBQ Fundraiser
- June 1st at Heritage park, all day.
- July 1st at the Canada Day Show & Shine
- August 18th from 5pm to close...