Posted on Monday, July 15, 2019 01:30 PM
The Town of Stony Plain’s 2018 Annual Report is now complete. Released annually, the report informs residents of major milestones, initiatives, and projects within Stony Plain, while providing clear and accurate financial reporting to the public.
“As each year closes, it is imperative we take a moment to reflect on our journey, view the progress made, and evaluate the path taken,” says Thomas Goulden, Town Manager. “This ensures we continue to strive for excellence, conduct ourselves with respect...
Posted on Monday, July 15, 2019 12:30 PM
The Town is looking for local individuals to participate in the Long Stay Volunteer Program in Shikaoi, Japan. For a minimum of 30 and a maximum of 80 days, the program is an excellent way to further deepen the sister town relationship and to experience an exciting culture first-hand. The program’s goal focuses on sharing the knowledge, skills and experiences that each unique participant brings with them.
“It’s a great experience that offers lots of perks. The Town of Shikaoi can provide a travel...
Posted on Friday, July 12, 2019 02:15 PM
Alberta Transportation (AT) has informed the Town, the intersection of Hwy 628 (79 Ave) and Hwy 779 (48 St) will be down to one lane of alternating traffic on Monday July 15th and Tuesday July 16th. The underground crew is continuing work on the storm line at that intersection. Flag people will be in place controlling the intersection as the storm line is installed across Hwy 628. Once the storm line crossing is complete, work will continue on widening the intersection to get it finished and...
Posted on Tuesday, July 09, 2019 12:15 PM
Genesis on the Lakes Land Use Bylaw Amendment: 1st reading
Council gave 1st reading to a Land Use Bylaw Amendment where an application has come forward requesting a portion of Genesis on the Lakes becomes a gated community. Administration requested the application to be amended as it does not align with the Town’s overarching vision by restricting public access to public roads. Also, authorizing the installation of a gate on a public road could expose the municipality to unnecessary...
Posted on Monday, July 08, 2019 06:30 PM
The numbers are in! The Town of Stony Plain officially has a population of 17,842 people. Town Council was presented with all the findings of the 2019 Municipal Census at tonight’s Regular Council meeting.
The 2019 Municipal Census started on May 1st and ran until June 12th. The response rate was 99.9% with 43% of residents taking advantage of the online option, while 57% remained traditional by speaking to an enumerator. There are 7,329 homes in Stony Plain with 6,903 of them occupied.