Posted on Tuesday, April 05, 2022 03:11 PM
Cold Lake, AB – An area of land down 69 Avenue has been busy as tree and brush clearing begins for the new Public Works Operations Centre.
“This new operations centre has been in the plans for a few years now,” said Mayor Craig Copeland. “This year we’re finally going to see clearing and construction begin.”
Public Works has long been struggling with space constraints at its current location on 16 Street. Over the years as various departments within Public Works have expanded to meet the growing...
Posted on Monday, April 04, 2022 04:08 PM
Cold Lake, AB – Work on Phase 3 of construction begins at Kinosoo Beach today, continuing the implementation of council’s vision for the area.
The work will include the installation of shade structures, the construction of a promenade, landscaping and irrigation, as well as additional lighting and seating.
“This is the third phase in what will likely be a four-phase project to complete the vision outlined in the Kinosoo Beach Master Plan,” Mayor Craig Copeland said. “The beach has always been a major...
Posted on Friday, April 01, 2022 01:09 PM
Cold Lake, AB – The City of Cold Lake will be receiving funds from the Alberta Relief for Shortfalls for Transit Operators program to assist in running the Cold Lake Transit system.
Through the provincially run program, $123,632.95 will be granted to Cold Lake Transit’s operating costs. The funding is intended to ensure municipalities have additional resources to address any operational challenges due to the impacts of COVID-19, and is being given out for 2022 operations.
“This funding will definitely...
Posted on Thursday, March 31, 2022 03:52 PM
Cold Lake, AB – With COVID-19 restrictions largely lifted, Canada’s new fighter jet selected, and a blustery winter coming to an end, Cold Lake is seeing positive signs of economic activity.
“We are very enthusiastic about what the rest of 2022 has in store for our community,” Mayor Craig Copeland said. “We get the sense there is a significant amount of pent up demand being unleashed, and new opportunities emerging on the horizon. From sports teams to community events, through to commercial and residential...
Posted on Friday, March 04, 2022 01:54 PM
Cold Lake, AB – Residents are encouraged to share their ideas and feedback for the proposed future aquatics centre at the Cold Lake Energy Centre, as the City launches a community engagement campaign throughout the month of March.
“Prior to the 2021 municipal election, City Council announced it was moving forward with a new aquatics centre and allocated funding to begin the conceptual design development,” said Mayor Craig Copeland. “But before we move forward and sign off on any plans, we want the...