Town of Ponoka

Ponoka Pool Sharks Kailyn Bartley breaks for home in the 50m butterfly Dec. 7 at the Ponoka Aquaplex as part of the Cookie Classic swim meet. She earned a bronze medal and set a new personal best, earning a cookie for the effort.
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Town will re-open pool for limited public use as planned

Aquaplex not impacted by moving back to Step 1

 

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Town of Ponoka holding public hearing for new proposed land use bylaw

Virtual public hearing being held next month

  • Apr 2, 2021

 

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Town going ahead with sale of lot south of cenotaph

The Town of Ponoka will go ahead with the sale of one…

 

Jim Hamilton looks over the preliminary design with seniors who came out to the public meeting on March 12. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

UPDATED: Ponoka seniors oppose proposed four-storey condo in green space

Potential developers presented their preliminary design March 12

Jim Hamilton looks over the preliminary design with seniors who came out to the public meeting on March 12. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
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Town’s outdoor skating facilities closing down

Trail extension announced for the summer

  • Mar 5, 2021
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Green space near Ponoka cenotaph may be sold by town

The 1.5 acre lot has been declared as surplus land and is being advertised for sale

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UPDATED: Ponoka cat owners have until July 1, 2021 to purchase licenses

Town council passed new Animal Control Bylaw Feb. 23

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Improvements and maintenance underway at Ponoka pool

The Ponoka Aquaplex is undergoing extensive maintenance and improvements as part of…

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L-R: Henry Fleck shows son-in-law Kevin Prediger useful tips to driving a carriage with harrows behind for the 2016 Farming with Horses farm event. (File photo)

OUR COMMUNITY: Remembering Ponoka horseman Henry Fleck

He was a mechanic and a veterinarian’s assistant and worked on movie…

L-R: Henry Fleck shows son-in-law Kevin Prediger useful tips to driving a carriage with harrows behind for the 2016 Farming with Horses farm event. (File photo)
The Town of Ponoka announced in a press release March 13 that is was closing the Ponoka arena. Photo by Emily Jaycox

New ice plant being installed at Ponoka Arena Complex

A new ice plant is being installed at the Ponoka Arena Complex…

The Town of Ponoka announced in a press release March 13 that is was closing the Ponoka arena. Photo by Emily Jaycox
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Town of Ponoka snow removal, ice control update

Residents reminded to keep their sidewalks clear

  • Jan 26, 2021
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Town tree erected again, residents asked to stay off the ice

The town Christmas tree located at the downtown skating plaza has been…

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Ponoka Aquaplex to temporarily close

Outdoor skating rinks will still be open for use once ice is ready

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Whether the Town of Ponoka gets enough ‘bang for its buck’ under its Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA) membership was discussed during town council March 26.
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Whether the Town of Ponoka gets enough ‘bang for its buck’ under its Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA) membership was discussed during town council March 26.
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Whether the Town of Ponoka gets enough ‘bang for its buck’ under its Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA) membership was discussed during town council March 26.
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Town of Ponoka approves interim budgets with ‘very minimal tax increase’

Ponoka town council approved its 2021 interim capital and operating budgets during…

Whether the Town of Ponoka gets enough ‘bang for its buck’ under its Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA) membership was discussed during town council March 26.
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Town of Ponoka electrical distribution tariff bylaw moves forward

5 per cent local access fee coming Jan. 1, 2021

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<strong>Downton Skating Plaza:</strong> Preparation for the town’s tree lighting ceremony on Dec. 4 has begun, after which the area will be turned into a skating plaza. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

New outdoor skating plaza being built in downtown Ponoka

To help bring some holiday cheer to residents, the Town of Ponoka…

<strong>Downton Skating Plaza:</strong> Preparation for the town’s tree lighting ceremony on Dec. 4 has begun, after which the area will be turned into a skating plaza. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
Ponoka Mayor Rick Bonnett is trying to enlist support from other municipalities for more equitable provincial funding for small and rural municipalities.
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Ponoka arena closing, Santa Claus Parade officially cancelled

Town of Ponoka announces new COVID-19 restrictions

Ponoka Mayor Rick Bonnett is trying to enlist support from other municipalities for more equitable provincial funding for small and rural municipalities.
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