For Immediate Release / April 2, 2020

Update on the City of St. Albert's Response to COVID-19

Update for April 2, 2020 

The City of St. Albert is taking a thoughtful and measured approach to help contain the spread of COVID-19 in our community. In an effort to keep residents and visitors informed, below is a summary of some current information to be aware of. 

City Council Meeting - April 6 

The next City Council meeting will be held on Monday, April 6 at 2 p.m. and will be streamed via YouTube to the City website:

In order to comply with physical distancing and group gathering directives, the public gallery will be closed. The public are encouraged to stay involved by watching the live stream of the meeting. 

Members of the public who wish to address Council on a specific item will be able to do so by sending an email to Requests must include the title of the item on the Agenda that you wish to address. Please note you will be speaking to Council at the time of the specific item, not at the beginning of the meeting. 

All requests to speak to an item on the April 6, 2020 Council Agenda must be received at that email address by 10:00 a.m. on April 6, 2020. 

Complete details on this process and how your presentation will take place can be found on the City website at:

The Proposed Agenda Items for the April 6 Council Meeting are: 

  • Community Living Standing Committee Recommendation - Policy C-CS-22 Outside Agency Grant Program Review 
  • COVID-19 - Administration Update
  • COVID-19 - Recovery
  • 2020 Alberta Community Partnership Grant Support 
  • Strategic Plan Approval & Corporate Business Plan Information 
  • Range Road 260 
  • Handibus Extended Hours 

In camera agenda items: 

  • Annual Human Resources Report 
  • Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Evaluation 
  • Council/CAO Dialogue 

Closures to City facilities

No new closures as of April 2, 2020. 

Suspension of City programs or services 

No new suspensions as of April 2, 2020. 

City services still open/operating 

Unless listed on the facility closures or listed above, all City services are still available for access by phone, email or online. 

Cancellation of City events 

No new cancellations as of April 2, 2020.

Please check the City’s website and social media for updates and further information. The City thanks its residents and patrons as we work through our response to COVID-19. 

For more information on COVID-19, please visit the Alberta Health Services website, a link to which is available at

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