22 Jun 2022


Give Us a Sign : June 22 - July 20You're invited to take part in an engagement that will contribute to a regional wayfinding strategy and help develop a detailed plan for downtown Fort McMurray and the water...

21 Jun 2022

Welcome to this year's Truth and Reconciliation Challenge. Starting August 15, take part in an immersive seven-week journey of truth, culture, and language. Are you up for the challenge? Subscribe to stay in...

01 Jun 2022

Indigenous history is a shared history. What does it mean to you?Click on the map to Get to Know Your Region!June is an important month with a national designation to rightfully recognize, respect and learn Indi...

First Nation
Fort Mcmurray
16 May 2022

Paw-ticipate from May 16 - June 6Would you like to see a new off-leash dog park in Abasand? Where would it be located? What would it include?These are just some of the questions you can help answer as part of th...

Dog Park
10 May 2022

Preserving Heritage in Wood Buffalo: Creating a plan to identify, evaluate, and manage what's important to you.Residents of Wood Buffalo are invited to join the process of developing a sustainable plan to sh...

20 Apr 2022

You're invited to review the Anzac Church Memorial and Garden Boxes What We Heard Report to learn about the community's feedback. This report also highlights steps that have already been completed based ...

Community Garden
Gazebo Park
19 Apr 2022

Get Connected to Public ArtWelcome to the Public Art Connection, a virtual participation centre for artists and art lovers throughout the region. This virtual space is designed to connect you to participati...

Public Art
Public Art Bench Program
Public Art Wood Buffalo
05 Apr 2022

To learn more about winter maintenance in Fort McMurray, click here. Thanks for participating!Please take the winter maintenance survey, and have your say on how snow is plowed and removed from streets in Fort M...

Public Engagement
04 Apr 2022

Consultation for the Vehicle for Hire Bylaw has concluded. View the What We Heard About Taxis in 2022 Report by clicking on the link below. Please sign up to stay in the know about next steps for the bylaw. Cli...

31 Mar 2022

Community Engagement SeriesDraper residents are invited to a series of engagement sessions to discuss municipal projects and plans and how they relate to the community. Let's continue the conversation.June E...

Area Restructure Plan
Flood Recovery
14 Mar 2022

Streetlights in Gregoire Lake EstatesStreetlights are an important part of any community for public and traffic safety, wayfinding, and a sense of place.What We Heard Report & Survey ResponsesThank you to ev...

14 Feb 2022

Let's connect about community policing! The Wood Buffalo RCMP is committed to preserving the peace, upholding the law, and providing quality service in partnership with the communities it serves. The Regiona...

Community Policing
Community Protective Services
14 Feb 2022

The Municipal Development Plan public engagement concluded on March 13, 2022. A sincere thank you to invested residents, community stakeholders, and Indigenous partners for contributing in planning Where We'...

14 Feb 2022

In case you missed it, the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) is working on a plan for the future of our public transit system. The Transit Master Plan will identify actions that will improve transit o...

Bus Stop
14 Feb 2022

Welcome to the It's Time to Read book club! This virtual book club features the works and voices of Indigenous authors to increase understanding and awareness of Indigenous culture, history, and current issu...

04 Feb 2022

The Community Coffee Chats are all about you!You tell us the best way to pass on information to youYou tell us the best things about your communityYou can have a coffee and conversation about your communityCoffe...

31 Jan 2022

Engagement encourages participation, action, personal responsibility and democracy. The RMWB belongs to everyone who lives here. We all have a right to have a say in Municipal efforts that affect our quality-of-...

10 Jan 2022

Tree Clearing has started!Tree clearing is scheduled to begin in the area between Riverstone Ridge and Prospect Drive along Limestone Link as part of the Stonecreek Disc Golf Course project. You will see crews m...

Stone Creek
30 Nov 2021

Update: Feedback collected during engagement is now under review to determine the best course of action for residents and the community. We thank you for your input and ideas throughout the engagement process an...

Beacon Hill
26 Nov 2021

The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo’s Social Procurement Program is progressing forward from development to implementation. By expanding the traditional understanding of ‘best value’ in p...

18 Nov 2021

Placemaking is established through the enhancement of a community's key characteristics. The Fort Chipewyan Placemaking project was started in 2011. We have been talking with you since the project started an...

Fort Chipewyan
03 Nov 2021

Are you a resident who has recently applied to improve your property, or build a home? Have you recently applied for a business license, or are looking to invest in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMW...

02 Nov 2021

Consultation on this project has completed. Read the What We Heard Report by clicking here.The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) is currently undertaking a Cultural Infrastructure Needs Assessmen...

Community Protective Services
Cultural Infrastructure
30 Aug 2021

The Waterfront Park engagement is closed. We thank all residents, community stakeholders, and Indigenous partners who were part of meaningful discussions and submissions. A final concept design and &nb...

29 Jul 2021

This event has come to a close, though we encourage you to stay tuned for what's next by clicking here! Photos from the tour will be gathered and used within a mural design which will be installed at Kiyām C...

Public Art
Public Art Wood Buffalo
10 May 2021

Construction is underway!Construction is nearing completion for the Kiyām Community Park in downtown Fort McMurray. Seasonal and temperature-sensitive construction work will be completed throughout summer 2022.T...

29 Apr 2021

Good neighbours make great neighbourhoods!UPDATE: The Community Standards Bylaw passed through its second and third reading before Council on May 11, 2021. The Bylaw was approved by Council during the same meeti...

Community Standards
26 Mar 2021

Let's chat! It's important to connect with artists for upcoming projects and event opportunities with the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB). To accomplish this, we are introducing virtual Arti...

Art Culture
Artist Info Sessions
15 Mar 2021

The Snye Point Outdoor Event Space engagement is closedWe thank all residents, community stakeholders, and Indigenous partners who were part of meaningful discussions and submissions. Construction timelines will...

Event Space
26 Feb 2021

Phase 1 construction is complete. Safety fencing remains to protect the newly planted vegetation. Please be respectful of this area while vegetation establishes.Detailed final designs have been updated to includ...

Beacon Hill
29 Jan 2021

Next StepsInformation pertaining to the Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) Master Plan presentation to Council will be provided when available. To stay updated on the project, subscribe to receive email notifications.Eng...

Master Plan
Off Highway Vehicle
14 Dec 2020

In December 2020, the Municipality launched a public engagement campaign to seek input on the design of the proposed pedestrian pathway included in the design of reaches 7 and 8, the berms being constructed arou...

24 Nov 2020

Find information and get engaged on a broad range of municipal initiatives. We know that your time is precious and your opinion is important. Participate Wood Buffalo makes it easy to give your input from the co...

23 Nov 2020

Our Core. Our Services. Our Destination.The Downtown Area Redevelopment Plan (ARP) will provide a roadmap for the revitalization and development of downtown Fort McMurray.Virtual Open House - December 7, 2020The...

21 Oct 2020

Since launching in the summer of 2020, 11 grants have been awarded to businesses in the downtown. To continue supporting the revitalization of our region’s core, the project team will be requesting a progr...

25 Sep 2020

Next StepsThe Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo would like to thank all residents and stakeholders who participated throughout the LUB public engagement including the April 27 Public Hearing. The feedback ga...

Land Use Bylaw
19 Aug 2020

The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo pursues the vision of a vibrant, sustainable region we are proud to call home.Dedicated to developing a public art program that celebrates the region's history, cult...

11 Jul 2020

Updates to this project page are discontinued. For ongoing information about flood mitigation visit April 26, 2020, the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo suffered a flood to the 1-i...

Buy Out
16 Jun 2020

The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo currently offers rural transit on Thursdays between Fort McKay and Fort McMurray. Ridership has been low and the RMWB wants to explore options to increase ridership in o...

10 Mar 2020

The Wood Buffalo Development Advisory Committee (WBDAC) wants to hear from you about business in the Wood Buffalo Region. These are a group of dedicated volunteers who are giving their time to foster positive ch...

03 Mar 2020


11 Feb 2020

As part of our ongoing commitment to municipal infrastructure, the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo is constructing a new Snow Storage Facility on Tower Road. This project will be divided into stages, or z...

Snow Dump
Snow Facility
17 Dec 2019

There are many construction projects in our region every year. Some are managed by the private sector, some by the Province, and some by the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB).We're trying to minim...