Devon Canada Committed to Community

Devon has been a part of the Northern Alberta landscape for nearly a decade. The leading independent energy company launched its first commercial steam assisted gravity drainage (SAGD) operations at the southern end of Wood Buffalo in 2007. Jackfish, which is named for the Cree translation of two local lakes, has expanded twice since then […]

Fort McMurray Airport Authority Opens Renovated and Repurposed North Terminal

October 7, 2014 – The Fort McMurray Airport Authority officially reopened the North Terminal today. The building originally opened in 1985 and operated as Fort McMurray’s primary airport terminal for over 29 years. The new International Terminal building which opened earlier this year allowed for this building to be repurposed exclusively for workforce charter […]

Wood Buffalo Co-Winner of National Communities in Bloom Competition

September 24, 2014 – Wood Buffalo was named co-winner of the Over 50,000 population category at the 2014 Communities in Bloom national competition. “I’m thrilled that for the first time ever, Wood Buffalo has tied for top prize in our population category at the Communities in Bloom National Awards,” said Mayor Melissa Blake. “This […]