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Tuesday, February 9, 2021 / Categories: Press Releases

Press Release - Whitecourt Town Council Update February 9, 2021

The Town of Whitecourt is providing Family Day Kits for kids this year instead of hosting a live event.  The kits include crafts, colouring pages, stickers, popcorn sponsored by Vista Theatre, and hot chocolate sponsored by the Rotary Club of Whitecourt.  Contact the Allan & Jean Millar Centre to arrange to pick up a kit for your family by February 12.  A Family Day Scavenger Hunt is schedule to start on Monday, February 15, and families will be asked to follow clues to various locations around town to complete a checklist.  Details will be posted on the Allan & Jean Millar Centre Facebook page and at

Whitecourt Fire Department’s retired Fire Engine No. 3 has been purchased by the Rotary Club of Lethbridge at a discounted rate for the Los Amigos Project.  The Los Amigos Project provides fire trucks and ambulances to Mexico, and the group also trains volunteers in emergency services.

Members of the public are encouraged to submit questions and comments on the 2021 budget to before February 26.   All input received will be considered by Council during final budget deliberations.  Information on the 2021 Interim Budget is available at