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Posted on: June 21, 2021

Share your thoughts on Beaumont's Affordable Housing Strategy

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The City of Beaumont aims to be an accessible, affordable and desirable place to live for people with a wide range of ages, family sizes, occupations and income levels. However, seniors on fixed incomes, adults affected by industry layoffs, single-parent ...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: June 16, 2021

Week in review Beaumont RCMP June 7-13, 2021

For the week of June 7 through June 13, 2021, the Beaumont RCMP responded to 64 calls for service. Some of the calls for service included assault, breach of peace, break and enter, child welfare act, family relations act, mental health act, mischief, traf...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Week in review Beaumont RCMP May 31- June 6, 2021

For the week of May 31 through June 6, 2021, the Beaumont RCMP responded to 66 calls for service. Some of the calls for service included abandoned vehicles, animal calls, assault, child welfare act, criminal harassment, dangerous driving, false alarms, fa...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: June 2, 2021

Week in review Beaumont RCMP May 24 - 30, 2021

For the week of May 24 through May 30, 2021, the Beaumont RCMP responded to 45 calls for service. Some of the calls for service included fail to stop or remain at accident scene, assault, false alarms, items lost/found, mental health act, municipal bylaws...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: May 31, 2021

Statement from Mayor John Stewart regarding residential schools

"For many of us, news of the discovery of the remains of 215 children at the Kamloops Indian Residential School is still sinking in. Though we may have been aware of the legacy of Canada’s residential schools at an intellectual level, the f...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: May 26, 2021

Week in review Beaumont RCMP May 17 - 23, 2021

For the week of May 17th, 2021 through May 23rd, 2021 the Beaumont RCMP responded to 54 calls for service. Some of the calls for service include aggravated assault, assault, break and enter, child welfare act, family relations act, health act, items lost/...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: May 20, 2021

Fire advisory lifted for the City of Beaumont

The fire advisory issued April 30, 2021 is no longer in effect thanks to recent wet weather conditions. Temporary restrictions on new fire permits and renewals are no longer in place.

For additional information on current Fire Bans in Alberta, please visit...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: May 19, 2021

Week in review Beaumont RCMP May 10 – 16, 2021

For the week of May 10th, 2021 through May 16th, 2021 the Beaumont RCMP responded to 66 calls for service. Some of the calls for service include assault, break and enter, criminal harassment, dangerous driving, fraud, mental health act, health act, identi...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: May 17, 2021

Land purchase helps secure Beaumont's future development

The recent purchase of a quarter section of land in the south end of the city secures a site for Beaumont’s Innovation Park and will help ensure the long-term sustainability of the community.

Sale conditions closed earlier this month on several parcels of ...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: May 12, 2021

West Recreation site approved with five ball diamonds and expanded dog park

Council approved an updated plan Tuesday for the West Recreation site that will now include five ball diamonds and a 12-acre, off-leash dog park. Construction on the site is slated to start this June.

The project represents a $3-million investment in enhan...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Week in review Beaumont RCMP April 26 - May 2, 2021

For the week of April 26, 2021 through May 2, 2021 the Beaumont RCMP responded to 53 calls for service. Some of the calls for service include disobey court order, dangerous driving, impaired operation of a motor vehicle, municipal bylaws, mental health ac...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Beaumont Baseball wins “Field of Dreams” grant

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Beaumont is the first Alberta community to receive the prestigious Blue Jays Care Foundation’s Field of Dreams grant since 2016.

The Beaumont Minor Baseball Association (BMBA) was selected for funding to support the construction of a ball diamond at the ci...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Fire advisory in effect for the City of Beaumont

Effective April 30, 2021, a Fire Advisory is in effect for The City of Beaumont.  This advisory is a result of drying conditions, increased temperatures, and reduced levels of moisture. 

 Under this advisory:

  • All existing fire per...
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Beaumont News
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Week in review Beaumont RCMP April 19 - 25, 2021

For the week of April 19, 2021 through April 25, 2021 the Beaumont RCMP responded to 53 calls for service. Some of the calls for service include theft from mail under $5,000, mental health act, fraud, suspicious persons/vehicles, assault, sexual assault, ...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: April 28, 2021

Beaumont remains Alberta’s safest community

Beaumont continues to be Alberta’s safest place to call home in a recent ranking of communities across Canada.

“We’ve focused a lot on making sure Beaumont continues to be a great community where you can raise a family and have peace of mind,” said Mayor J...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: April 23, 2021

Upcoming road closure and paving of Range Road 241

The City of Beaumont is investing in improved infrastructure to help residents and businesses thrive. Starting shortly, Range Road 241 from Highway 625 to 50 Avenue will be upgraded from gravel to a paved arterial road. To complete the upgrade, RR 241 wil...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Week in review Beaumont RCMP

For the week of April 12, 2021 through April 18, 2021 the Beaumont RCMP responded to 48 calls for service. Some of the calls for service include impaired operation of a motor vehicle, mental health act, fraud, suspicious persons/vehicles, Assault, beak an...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: April 20, 2021

All 13 Edmonton Metro Region Mayors commit to working together on Collaborative Economic Development

Having signed a memorandum of understanding, effective April 12, 2021, all 13 regional Mayors are demonstrating a commitment to work in partnership on developing a new, innovative and scalable model with the Collaborative Economic Development (CE...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: April 15, 2021

Week in review Beaumont RCMP

For the week of April 5, 2021 through April 11, 2021 the Beaumont RCMP responded to 54 calls for service. Some of the calls for service include Mental Health Act, Criminal Harassment, Suspicious persons/vehicles, Assault, Beak and Enter, Fail to remain at...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: March 31, 2021

Beaumont and Leduc forge partnership in fire

An agreement between Beaumont and Leduc’s Fire Services to call upon one another for back up will enhance the safety and protection of residents in both cities.

The two Fire Services signed a Mutual Aid Agreement that came into effect in March, allowing ea...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: March 18, 2021

Alberta RCMP online crime reporting

The Alberta RCMP has a province-wide online crime reporting initiative. The online crime reporting tool allows Albertans to report select property crimes online. This project has been created to ensure the public is able to report select crime types in wh...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: March 16, 2021

Beaumont RCMP execute search warrant – Charges laid

On March 14, 2021 the Beaumont General Investigation Section (GIS) Unit executed a search warrant in the City of Beaumont with the assistance of the Emergency Response Team, Leduc Detachment, CAD CRU, and Edmonton RCMP GIS. Recovered during the search was...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: March 11, 2021

Buckle up and save lives

Beaumont RCMP would like to remind residents that wearing your seat belt is the simplest and most effective way to protect you and your passengers from injury or death in the event of a collision. 

The Alberta RCMP encourages you to practice the f...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: March 4, 2021

The BSRC re-opens March 8th

The Beaumont Sport and Recreation will re-open this Monday, March 8th for low-intensity activities, household rentals and one-on-one training. The building will only be open to those who have pre-booked time slots or signed up for classes. Booking will be...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: March 3, 2021

March is National Fraud Prevention month

March is Nation Fraud Prevention Month and the Beaumont RCMP would like to remind residents to be vigilant with their personal information. Canadians fall victim to frauds every day causing significant financial losses. Most don't think it could ...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: February 24, 2021

Beaumont RCMP seek assistance to identify theft of mail suspect

 On February 22, 2021 the Beaumont RCMP responded to a complaint a break and enter and theft of mail from the Montrose apartments. The suspect broke into the building, accessing the main lobby and broke into multiple mailboxes.

Beaumont RCMP are s...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: February 24, 2021

The frontline draws the line against bullying

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Beaumont RCMP members and Beaumont Municipal Enforcement Officers proudly show their support for Pink Shirt Day. Emergency first responders often attend incidents that involve bullying and therefore witness firsthand the devastating impact it can have on ...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: February 19, 2021

Beaumont council approves innovation park

Beaumont Council cleared the final hurdle Thursday to establish an innovation park in the city. 

The initiative will create a place for businesses and investors to pursue innovation in fields such as autonomous technology, artificial intelligence,...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Alberta RCMP reports reduced crime rates in 2020

With property crime a leading concern for many Albertans, the Alberta RCMP continues to focus on its Crime Reduction Strategy – an intelligence-led approach to policing that enables RCMP to identify repeat offenders and crime trends, as well as ...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: February 3, 2021

Beaumont council paves way for innovation business park

Beaumont City Council took a step towards creating a place for businesses and investors to pursue innovation with the initial approval of a business park Tuesday. 

The proposed Beaumont Innovation Park is subject to council’s approval to borrow fu...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: January 28, 2021

Approval received to legally form a regional transit services commission

Alberta’s government has approved the formation of a new regional services commission for the Edmonton Metropolitan Region with a mandate for improving regional transit and mobility. The legal formation comes after several years of hard work and...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: October 16, 2020

Regional Transit Services Commission Enters Next Phase

The Regional Transit Services Commission (RTSC) Interim Board is working on two primary milestones for 2020; approval from The Government of Alberta to legally form the commission and the selection of a Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

 

The RTSC Int...

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Beaumont News
Posted on: February 26, 2020

City of Beaumont votes yes to regional transit

Beaumont, AB – Last night, Beaumont City Council voted unanimously to continue to work towards submitting a formal application to the Government of Alberta for the creation of a Regional Transit Services Commission.

“Our council voted y...

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