Energy Centre to maintain indoor ice over summer months

Posted on Thursday, November 25, 2021 10:16 AM

Cold Lake, AB – During the summer of 2022, the City of Cold Lake will maintain one ice surface at the Energy Centre for the community’s first season of indoor summer ice. 

The City is working with stakeholder groups to understand the demand and work towards a programming schedule. The Energy Centre’s ice plant is designed to maintain summer ice and, in its 2020 budget, City Council allocated the money to operate the plant and maintain ice through the summer months.

City staff have been working...

City takes top honour for National Public Works Week

Posted on Wednesday, November 24, 2021 11:19 AM

Cold Lake, AB – The Canadian Public Works Association has selected the City of Cold Lake as the winner of the 2021 National Public Works Week Award in the category of municipalities with populations under 25,000.

National Public Works Week is held each May to recognize and bring awareness to the important work done by the professionals who provide services and maintain infrastructure to deliver important services to residents. The City was presented with the award at the November 23 City Council...

City launches new and improved website

Posted on Tuesday, November 02, 2021 12:12 PM

November 2, 2021
For immediate release

City launches new and improved website

Cold Lake, AB – After several months of behind-the-scenes design and preparation, the City of Cold Lake’s new and improved website,, is now live and ready for residents to explore and utilize.

Users will notice the site has been redesigned from top to bottom, with functionality and ease of use at the forefront. The new site offers easier navigation, a cleaner design and better use of technology....

Official election results for the 2021 municipal election

Posted on Friday, October 22, 2021 10:24 AM

October 22, 2021
For immediate release

Cold Lake, AB – The City of Cold Lake has submitted its official election results to Alberta Municipal Affairs.

When the polls closed, 2,780 out of 11,074 eligible voters had cast a ballot, representing a 25.1% voter turnout.

The election was held for 6 positions on council, with Mayor Craig Copeland acclaimed.

The official results as submitted to Municipal Affairs are as follows, with an asterisk (*) denoting a candidate who was elected to council:

  • Larry...

Feds determine Golf and Winter Club is eligible for PILT

Posted on Wednesday, October 13, 2021 10:21 AM

October 13, 2021
For immediate release

Cold Lake, AB – Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) has redetermined that the Cold Lake Golf and Winter Club is eligible for Payments in Lieu of Taxes (PILT).

The redetermination was ordered by a Federal Court, which had found that the City of Cold Lake was not afforded procedural fairness, nor did PSPC make reasonable decisions when it had determined that the Golf and Winter Club would be ineligible to receive PILT. PSPC’s initial decision...