The Red Deer County has launched a newly redesigned website. The County says the new website features a clean design with quick access to information, enhanced search functions and better intuitive navigation.  

“We live in a busy world and residents can expect our new website to be user-friendly and accessible on many devices, with accurate representation of our online services, it’s important to get information in less-clicks,” stated Mayor Jim Wood. “The new site provides convenience and aligns with the County’s commitment in being responsive to business centers and rural areas in Red Deer County.” 

Key features of the new website include:  

  • Report a Problem button; 
  • I Want To...section; and  
  • Enhanced interface for seamless browsing.  

The new design means residents can submit non-emergent issues easily, find commonly asked questions, and access community service programs. 

“We’ve been very intentional in the design of the website, the team researched industry best practices and utilized our website analytics to truly understand where we needed to focus our efforts,” explained Simoi Cruickshank, Manager of Corporate Communications. “Now with these standards, the site has the framework and capability to adapt for future functionality, creating flexibility and efficiencies for our residents.” 

Next Month, the website will be able to send out community notifications using the multi-purpose notification system, Alertable.