The City is looking for volunteers who are open-minded, fair and willing to contribute their time and their knowledge, to sit on one of several boards, committees, and commissions.

“We know that there are many Red Deerians that have experience, knowledge and ideas to help shape our community,” said Rebecca Derwantz, Committees Coordinator. “This is a great way to get involved and contribute to everyday life in Red Deer.”

Community members are encouraged to submit their application(s) for an open position on one of the following:

  • Housing and Homelessness Integration Committee
  • Intermunicipal Subdivision and Development Appeal Board
  • Mayor’s Recognition Awards Committee
  • Library Board
  • Municipal Planning Commission (MCP)
  • Public Art Commission
  • Red Deer & District Family and Community Support Services Board
  • Red Deer Subdivision & Development Appeal Board
  • Red Deer Tribunals
  • River Bend Golf & Recreation Society Board

Each volunteer position has a different level of commitment and terms vary in length. Detailed information for each board, committee, and commission is available online at

Those interested in joining a board, committee or commission are invited to complete the required application form and submit it to Legal & Legislative Services. Application forms must be submitted before Monday, September 25, 2023 by 9 a.m.. by emailing; mailing Committees Coordinator, Legal & Legislative Services, City of Red Deer, PO Box 5008, 4914 – 48 Avenue, Red Deer, AB; T4N 3T4; or dropped off in the mail slot at City Hall.

For more information, contact Legal & Legislative Services by phone 403-342-8132 or e-mail at 


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