Lacombe Express Staff

STAR COLUMN: Celebrating Catholic Education Week with “Signs of Gratitude”

Catholic Education Week takes place every year during the month of May

Blackfalds RCMP seeking dash cam footage from Highway 2A/QEII

RCMP looking for footage of a black, four door BMW sedan

Lacombe County: Online credit card payment option now available

County is now accepting credit card payments using OptionPay

Lacombe Police arrest two males on outstanding warrants

Search located a large quantity of methamphetamine inside

Lacombe Curling Club lease renewal includes facility naming rights

LCA’s operation of the facility includes contributions to its maintenance, repairs, and upgrades

Echo Energy to sponsor Lacombe Arena Ice Complex

Echo Energy is offering up $10,000 per year for a five-year term

AFSC: Unharvested acres number one priority

AFSC’s priority is the large range of potential claims on over one million acres of unharvested acres

PHOTOS: Lacombe parent school councils show support with a gratitude parade

Families drove by each school in decorated cars and honked and waved at staff to show appreciation

Garage sales permitted in Lacombe if public health orders followed

City encouraging residents who want to sell items to create virtual garage sales

New Grade configuration at Lacombe’s Terrace Ridge School

School Grade Configuration Review necessary because of current utilization rate is 108.29 per cent

City of Lacombe council highlights – April 27, 2020

The next scheduled Council Meetings is May 11, 2020, at 5 p.m.

Blackfalds RV Dump Station to be moved to All Star Park

2020 capital budget included the construction of a new RV dump station

City of Lacombe releases 2019 Audited Financial Statements

City had an operating surplus of $165,637 in 2019

Lacombe FCSS announces approved Community Grant Program projects

Annual grant program is designed to support local social service programs

No fire advisory or ban in place within Lacombe city limits

Lacombe County has imposed a fire advisory within the county

Music in the Park cancelled until at least July due to COVID-19

July and August conceners are currently pending

Blackfalds commits to 0% property tax increase for 2020

Town has reviewed the annual budget and made accommodations due to COVID-19

Highlights of the Lacombe County council meeting – April 23, 2020

Next regular council meeting on May 14, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.