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Province to fully protect Castle area

Castle Lynx II Commercial forestry in the Castle Special Management Area has been stopped and the process to designate the entire area under Parks' legislation is underway.

Government is protecting the area with two new designations within the Castle: an expanded Wildland Provincial Park and a new Provincial Park.

Albertans can share their feedback on the plan online until Oct 5.

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First quarter report released

Joe Ceci, President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance speaks about the 2015-16 first quarter fiscal update and economic statement during a news conference on Monday, August 31 at 1:30 p.m.


  • Sept 4, 2015

    Minister Phillips announces Castle area protection

  • Sept 4, 2015

    Calgary region transit gets GreenTRIP funding

  • Sept 2, 2015

    Minister Mason announces Capital Region GreenTRIP grants


  • Healthy living - mental health

    Mental health survey

    Share your ideas on how to improve addiction and mental health services through an online questionnaire. Feedback will help identify immediate actions for improvement.

  • Climate change advisory panel 151

    Climate change

    Albertans are invited to go online or attend public sessions to share their ideas on how the province can do its part to address the global issue of climate change.

  • OIl and energy

    Let's talk royalties

    The royalty review panel is connecting with Albertans as it reviews Alberta's non-renewable resource royalty framework.

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