News Flash

Posted on: January 16, 2021

Special Council Meeting on Jan. 18, 2021

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A special Wetaskiwin City Council meeting has been scheduled for Monday, January 18, 2021 beginning at 5:30 p.m. to discuss the following items:
  • Appointment of Council members to the City's Diversity & Inclusion Task Force
  • Presentation of the 2...
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City News & Information
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Nominations open for the 2021 general municipal election

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Nominations for Wetaskiwin’s general municipal election—to be held on October 18, 2021—are now open until September 20, 2021.

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Posted on: January 15, 2021

City switching banks following Request for Proposal process

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The City will be switching its banking services to Scotiabank some time in 2021, which is expected to save the City $60,000 annually.

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Posted on: December 11, 2020

Applications open until filled for Diversity & Inclusion Task Force

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The application deadline to apply to be a member of the Diversity and Inclusion Task Force has been extended! Applications will continue to be accepted until all available task force spots are filled.

If you identify with an under-served group in Wetaskiwi...

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City News & Information
Posted on: January 5, 2021

Municipal budget deliberations to be held first quarter of 2021

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Wetaskiwin’s 2021 municipal budget deliberations have been postponed until early 2021 to allow the 2019 year-end financial process to be completed.

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Posted on: December 26, 2020

Enjoy outdoor skating and cross-country skiing in Wetaskiwin!

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The City has built several outdoor rinks around the City this season, including a NEW skate trail! Cross-country ski trails are also available.

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Posted on: December 10, 2020

City facilities impacted by extended provincial restrictions

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In accordance with enhanced province-wide restrictions recently announced, Wetaskiwin indoor recreational facilities will remain closed awhile longer.

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Posted on: December 10, 2020

City utilities switching to monthly paper billing

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In response to feedback received from City of Wetaskiwin residents, utility billing will be conducted monthly from January 2021 onward.

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Posted on: December 8, 2020

Residential waste collection changes coming to Wetaskiwin in 2021

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Residential solid waste collection will be moving to a 5-day pick-up schedule (Monday to Friday) by the second quarter of 2021.

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

It's time again for Snow Removal!

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It's time again for snow removal in Wetaskiwin! Sign-up to receive notifications by text or email whenever a new snow removal route is posted.

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Posted on: November 6, 2020

City Suspends Plastic Bag Ban Enforcement until May 2021

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The City has approved the extension of the suspended enforcement of the Plastic Bag Ban Bylaw until May 2021 due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

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