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Posted On Friday, August 09, 2019

The Coalition of Inclusive Municipalities (CIM) is an initiative calling on municipalities from across Canada to be part of a larger international coalition of cities to combat racism, discrimination, exclusion and intolerance. City Council voted to join the coalition in April and administration is working on an action plan for diversity and inclusion.
“Municipal governments have an important role to play in fostering equality and respect for all citizens. Joining CIM...

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Posted On Tuesday, July 02, 2019

July 2, 2019 - Edmonton – A study that considered aggregated labour data and information from employers in Alberta’s Industrial Heartland, Strathcona Industrial Area, and northeast Edmonton, determined that nearly half of the 12,000 jobs were in the chemical manufacturing industry. This statistic, along with other key employment data points, offers valuable insight into the labour market advantages available in the Industrial Heartland Region. Rail transportation,...
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Posted On Tuesday, June 25, 2019

  FORT SASKATCHEWAN, ALBERTA (June 10, 2019) – The 2019 municipal census is now complete, and the population of Fort Saskatchewan is 26,942 – an increase of 2.33% over last year. Of the properties accounted for, 52% submitted their census online.
“I am pleased the City of Fort Saskatchewan continues to be a community of choice for new residents,” said Mayor Gale Katchur, “This growth trend is thanks to our small town feel, high quality...

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Posted On Tuesday, April 09, 2019

Seeking to drive new investment to Fort Saskatchewan’s energetic and fast-growing economy, the City's Economic Development team is boosting its online presence. InvestFortSask.ca is a new stand-alone website that targets site selectors, business owners, investors and those representing new and exciting industries.
InvestFortSask.ca launched earlier this year and is already being recognized. On April 4, 2019, the City received an Award of Excellence in the Business...

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