This is by no means a done deal’: Houston offers outreach on proposed event centre

Monday, September 11, 2017

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While the proposed $79.3-million multi-use sport and event centre is diligently being planned, residents shouldn’t expect to see any facilities sprout up overnight.

Spruce Grove Mayor Stuart Houston wants to temper any grand expectations and reassure the public that many steps need to take place before any further proposals or decisions can be brought to council.

“Our City manager was absolutely correct that there are many more questions than answers right now and…

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Category: Investment, Economic Development

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“We chose Spruce Grove because it had the best real estate prices in the area compared to other industrial parks.”

Tim Martin, General Manager, Cross Country Infrastructure Services Canada Inc.


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“The City has the space we need—store frontage with lots of traffic and warehouse space.”

Rik Kaminsky, Co-Owner and CEO, Solaré Canada Inc.


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“In Spruce Grove we have everything in the way of retail businesses, excellent schools and first-class sport facilities all right here.” 

Braven Blackwell, President, Seljax


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“Retaining long-term employees is key. It’s difficult to do, but we’ve done it in Spruce Grove.”

Jack Seguin, Owner, Alberta Precast Products


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“Locating in Spruce Grove is prime for us.  We need to be centrally located in the province to reach our customers and move our products.”  

Anthony Worbeck, Sales Director, ACKT Industries


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“The feeling of home and family orientated culture has allowed us to retain our most valuable asset, our people.”

Neil Matheson, CFO, Thompson Construction Group