Posted on Friday, April 26, 2019 01:15 PM
The Town of Stony Plain’s popular Summer Sessions concert series kicks off its fifth season, this June. Starting Wednesday, June 19, music-lovers can listen to great Canadian talent in Shikaoi Park next to Town Hall. The rain or shine concerts start at 7:00 p.m., are family-friendly, and free!
This year’s lineup includes the following musicians:
June 19 - Clayton Bellamy with Special Guest Alex Nikolaychuk
June 26 - Flint and Feather with Special Guest Nicky Pearson
July 3 -
Posted on Friday, April 26, 2019 12:15 PM
The biggest event of the year is back! The Town of Stony Plain and the Stony Plain Kinsmen Club will host Farmers’ Days Rodeo & Exhibition from May 31-June 2 at Heritage Park. Visitors from across Alberta will make their way to the three-day festival, which includes a rodeo, live music, midway rides, the Mayor’s Pancake Breakfast, Kids Korral, and of course, the annual Rotary Parade (new route for 2019).
New to this year, there will be Strongest Man and Woman competitions during scheduled times...
Posted on Friday, April 26, 2019 07:45 AM
Mental Health Week runs May 5-May 11 throughout the province. The stigma attached to mental illnesses presents a barrier for diagnosis and deters people from seeking treatment. Mental Health Week is about breaking down those barriers – letting people know it is okay and imperative to talk about mental health.
Mental Health affects people of all ages, education, income levels, and cultures. According to the Canadian Mental Health Association, 1 in 5 people in Canada will personally experience a mental...
Posted on Friday, April 26, 2019 07:30 AM
Minor construction activities on Veterans Boulevard is beginning for the 2019 season. The work will be primarily to finish off the boulevards, mainly south of Fairway Drive. Please slow down and drive carefully to ensure the safety of workers. Construction is expected to be complete in 4-5 weeks (weather dependant).
Posted on Thursday, April 25, 2019 12:30 PM
Canadian National Railway has informed the Town that it will be conducting its annual vegetation control program.
According to CN, they are required to clear its rights-of-way from any vegetation that may pose a safety hazard. Vegetation on railway rights-of-way, if left uncontrolled, can contribute to trackside fires and impair proper inspection of track infrastructure.
As such, for safe railway operations, the annual vegetation control program will be carried out on CN rail lines in the province...