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Wednesday, November 3, 2021 / Categories: Events

Remembrance Day Facility Closures and Ceremony Information

Event date: 11/11/2021 Export event

A small ceremony commemorating Remembrance Day will be hosted by the Whitecourt Legion at the cenotaph on November 11 at at 10:45 am. The public are welcome to attend but the Legion asks that socially distance. There will be no wreath laying by the general public during the ceremony, however wreaths will be available at the branch for the public to lay after the ceremony if they so choose. Please contact Brian Scott at 780-779-6616 if you want to pursue this option. The Legion will be open after the ceremony for refreshments only, no food will be served. Attendance at the Legion will follow Alberta Health REP program; proof of vaccination, negative test or exemption is required. 

The following Town operated facilities will be closed on Thursday, November 11:

  • Town Office
  • Forest Interpretive Centre
  • Whitecourt Transfer Station
  • Whitecourt Regional Landfill

Whitecourt Public Transit and Dial A Bus will not be in service.

The Allan & Jean Millar Centre will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

The Whitecourt Cemetery will open at 9am for those wishing to pay their respects.

If you live in the east valley area, waste collection for this week will be moved from November 11 to Saturday, November 13.  For more information, click here.