By Stan Ashbee
Westwind Weekly News
2019 census report
Town of Raymond census workers recorded a population of 4,241 in 2019 – down slightly from 4,252 in 2018, according to a recent media release posted on the town’s website.
Moving forward, the province will only be accepting federal census results. The next federal census will be in 2021. Consequently, there will no longer be a municipal census, it was stated in the media release.
Peace Officer new office
Please be advised the Peace Officers have moved from the Town Office to the RCMP building, located at 179 W 200 N. “Their phone number remains the same at 587-813-0791,” it was stated in a media release, posted on the town’s website.
Warner Adult Learning
Warner Adult Learning has asked the Town of Raymond to publish information regarding their services and programming.
“With support from the Alberta government, our local Community Adult Learning Program has recently started providing inexpensive adult education courses that focus on digital skills, life skills, ESL, literacy and numeracy,” it was stated in a recent media release, posted on the town’s website.
According to the Town of Raymond, the town invites residents to support the organization by “liking” the organization’s Facebook page and to keep up-to-date with events happening in the community. Whether it be cooking, learning how to use an iPad or English skill development – education brings opportunities to the community, it was stated in the media release.
For more information visit online at facebook.com/WarnerAdultLearning.