As part of Red Tape Reduction Awareness Week, the Government of Alberta announced Thursday that food banks would be able to legally prepare, cook and serve food on site, provided they have the necessary facilities and equipment. […]
Alberta’s Information and Privacy Commissioner (OIPC) announced Thursday that it will investigate Alcanna Inc. and Patronscan’s pilot project to use identification-scanning technology to permit entry into liquor stores Alcanna operates. […]
The Government of Alberta received its highest grade in 11 years on the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) annual Red Tape Report Card. CFIB presented the grade of B- to Premier Jason Kenney and the Associate Minister of Red Tape Reduction, Grant Hunter, during an event in Calgary. […]
Liquor store thefts in Edmonton tripled in 2019 over the previous year. With more than 9,500 liquor store thefts in Edmonton alone last year, the government has established a working group to combat what the UCP says is a growing public safety threat posed by liquor store robberies and thefts. […]
There were more than 430 residential break-and-enters in Alberta RCMP jurisdictions in January of 2019, and more than 4,850 from January to November. Alberta RCMP are advising Albertans to add home and property security to their winter vacation planning this year.