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Tuesday, June 20, 2017
If you are a property owner looking for a value-added opportunity for your property, then it’s a great time to consider a light industrial or commercial solar installation. A solar installation will reduce utility electricity consumption which leads to reduced building operating cost, and reduced exposure to the volatility of energy prices. Light industrial and commercial buildings with high ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Government of Canada issues warnings about the Internet of Things Devices I'm old enough to remember the Hippies of the 60's - although I was a bit young to really understand what was going on. It was a time when the Baby Boomers were into their teens and early 20s - and like most events in the Baby Boomers' lives, they made a big splash; some good, most bad. A popular mantra of the ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Background In March 2016, Alberta Labour Minister Christina Gray announced a formal review of Alberta’s Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB). This review is being carried out by a three-person review panel (the panel), and is expected to present a final report in Spring 2017. The panel released a progress report (the progress report) in November 2016, outlining the issues being examined. ...read more
Categories: Political
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Everest Development Group is pleased to announce that the first phase of retail tenants at the Acheson Commercial Corner site are now open for business! The Acheson Commercial Corner site is located at the southwest corner of Highways 16A and 60, directly adjacent to Glowing Embers. The first phase includes Subway Restaurants franchise; a local independent wine and spirits retailer operating as ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Categories: General News Article
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
The Spruce Grove & District Chamber of Commerce is conducting a survey on Alberta's Carbon Levy introduced Jan 1, 2017 and how it has impacted business. The survey will take less than a minute to complete > https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/8R5LSVZ
Categories: Chamber
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
WannaCry Cryptoware Virus Latest Cryptoware virus uses familiar methods to attack computers globally As you may have likely heard, May 12 th 2017 marked the beginning of an IT Security incident that is unprecedented, when compared to other Security threats in recent memory. As of writing about this threat, it is reported to have impacted over 200,000 computers across more than 150 countries. This ...read more
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
PARKLAND COUNTY, AB - Parkland County is pleased to announce that Champion Petfoods LP will be building a new state-of-the-art, custom-fitted kitchen to make its award-winning dog and cat food brands ACANA and ORIJEN. The 400,000 square foot kitchen will be built in the Acheson Industrial Area and will make dog and cat food to serve pet lovers in over 80 countries worldwide. “Council is ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Economic
Saturday, May 13, 2017
DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY TO HAVE YOUR SAY ON THE PROPOSED HWY 60 TWINNING & OVERPASS. WE NEED YOUR SUBMISSIONS NOW! Parkland County has extended the deadline for submissions to May 31, 2017. After years of collective lobbying, we are closer than ever previously to achieving the goal of new infrastructure along Hwy 60. Parkland County Council and Administration recently presented a ...read more
Categories: Economic, Political
Saturday, May 13, 2017
PRESS RELEASE Parkland County welcomes Pinnacle Renewable Energy to Entwistle. PARKLAND COUNTY, AB. - Parkland County is pleased to announce that Pinnacle Renewable Energy Inc. will be constructing a new $85 million wood pellet plant in the hamlet of Entwistle. This will be Pinnacle’s first plant built in Alberta. "We are thrilled to welcome Pinnacle Renewable Energy Inc. to Parkland ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
The fact that the ABA must lobby continually to get the attention and perhaps some action from governments on necessary initiatives for the Acheson Industrial Area has been on the minds of the ABA Board of Directors. Recently, in conversation with Laverne Pankratz, President of the Stony Plain Chamber of Commerce, he expressed his concerns in the difficulties that their Chamber was also ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Political
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
April 18, 2017 - The 50FreeCalls.com Team How important is online marketing to 2017 businesses? If the activity of major players is any indication, it’s very important. On April 17th, fast food giant McDonald’s unveiled a new ad campaign that doesn’t mention the name of the company once - nor does it mention hamburgers or golden arches. Instead, McDonald’s tied their brand ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
As a company with a growing number of products for export to a wide range of sectors in myriad markets abroad, Cypher Environmental Ltd. would seem to have no trouble leaving its competitors in the dust. The Winnipeg SME makes products for dust control, soil stabilization and water treatment used in applications from road construction and mine tailings management to agricultural water treatment. ...read more
Thursday, March 09, 2017
Agribusiness in Acheson On March 1, Roger Ward, President of the Acheson Business Association attended the Raw to Results Think Tank Workshop staged by the Leduc Nisku Economic Development Association and the Edmonton Economic Development Council (EEDC). The objective of the event was to promote the development of an Agriculture Business Cluster within the Leduc Nisku Business Area. Both the Leduc ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Don't order new letterhead just yet, Acheson addresses are changing in the spring. We have recently been notified by Parkland County that they will be working with Canada Post this spring to adjust the addresses of Acheson Industrial Area businesses. We will keep you updated as soon as we know more.
Categories: Community