Spruce Grove council examines arena plan

Monday, January 21, 2019

SPRUCE GROVE EXAMINER  City of Spruce Grove Council is tasked with finding the balance between community need with project viability.

Jon Hack, Director of Planning for Sierra Planning, Rick Kozuback President and CEO of the International Coliseum Society, and Don Dethlefs, architect with Perkins and Will laid out three comprehensive options for the proposed new area complex.

Category: Local, Regional, Stony Plain, Spruce Grove

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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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“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

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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 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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“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.