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Posted on: September 13, 2017

FireSmart Work Bee - NEW DATE - Oct 1

FireSmart Work Bee 2017

FireSmart Neighbourhood Work Bee

NEW DATE - Sunday, October 1, 10:00am to 2:30pm

Area around Bonhomme Street and Cabin Creek Drive

10:00am - greetings, orientation, coffee and snacks. Meet at lower Reservoir Road. 

12:30pm - BBQ lunch

2:30pm ...

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Posted on: September 19, 2017

Official List of Candidates, 2017 Municipal Election

How To Vote 2017

Candidates for the office of Councillor: 

  • Nicholas Bazin
  • Paul Butler
  • Basil Byrd
  • Paul Clarke
  • Rico Damota - incumbent
  • Grandpa Dong
  • Albert Journault
  • Helen Kelleher-Empey - incumbent
  • Alice Lettner
  • Ginette Marcoux
  • Jenna McGrath
  • Troy Mills
  • Herb Robinson
  • Ann Thomas
  • Sc...
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Posted on: September 18, 2017

Richard Ireland Acclaimed as Mayor


Nomination Day is now over, and Richard Ireland has been acclaimed as Mayor of Jasper. The list of candidates for the office of councillor will be published tomorrow (Sept. 19) at 12:00 noon.

Posted on: September 15, 2017

Fire Ban Lifted in the Municipality of Jasper


The fire ban in the Municipality of Jasper is lifted as of 4:00pm on Friday, September 15.

Recreational fires are allowed in fire pits and outdoor fireplaces only, which should be located at least 2.5 meters away from any buildings or structures. The fire ...

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

MOJ shines at 2017 Communities in Bloom Awards

Jasper Canada Communities in Bloom logo

The Municipality of Jasper received a 5 Blooms - Bronze rating and a special mention for Municipal Library and Cultural Centre Landscape during the 2017 National/International Symposium and Awards Ceremonies in Ottawa. 

The Municipality  ...

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

Municipal Election 2017


A municipal election will be held on Monday, October 16. 

Advance Vote

Wednesday, October 11, 3:00pm to 8:00pm

Multipurpose Hall, Jasper Activity Centre

Election Day

Monday, October 16, 10:00am to 8:00pm

Multipurpose Hall, Jasper Activity Centre

Voting ...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

So You Think You Want to Be a Councillor?


A general municipal election will take place in Alberta on October 16, 2017. Do you have what it takes to run for municipal office? Find out by downloading this information guide, or visit the Municipal Election 2017 page for more information.

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

Are you ready in case of a wildfire?

Prepare for the Unexpected

At this time of year, a wildfire is the most likely community emergency to affect Jasper. Be prepared - keep a full tank of gas in your personal vehicle, and have important papers and an emergency kit ready to go.While first responders will be busy handli...

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Posted on: July 28, 2017

Playground Maintenance

Centennial Park Playground

Playground maintenance will take place in several parks in Jasper this summer. Firemen's Park will be closed until further notice, and specific structures in other playgrounds will be closed temporarily, including the climbing wall at Centennial Park.

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Housing Corporation Update

Jasper Community Housing Corporation Update, May 2017

The Jasper Community Housing Corporation (JCHC) announced its three-point strategy to address staff and seniors housing in Jasper:

  • Move forward on development of specific lands under the JCHC leadership. 
    • Specifically, development on three land par...
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Posted on: May 31, 2017

Traffic Cameras in Jasper


As part of its Transportation Master Plan development, the Municipality of Jasper will be installing traffic cameras at a number of locations in Jasper in the coming weeks, with the purpose of collecting data at key intersections and parking lots.

The data...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

Fostering a Welcoming and Inclusive Jasper

working together

On March 21, 2017, Council proclaimed the following: 

Fostering a Welcoming and Inclusive Jasper 


the Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA) defines a welcoming and inclusive community as “one which is free from di...

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Posted on: February 27, 2017

Jasper Hosting the Tour of Alberta on September 1, 2017


Jasper is excited to host the start of the 2017 Tour of Alberta on September 1, celebrating the fifth anniversary of the world-class event.

Canada’s highest ranked professional road race will showcase the cycling and visitor opportunities available in Jasp...

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

Tourism Community Status


The Municipality of Jasper is working with the towns of Banff and Canmore to advocate for provincial recognition of tourism-based communities in Alberta.

Property taxes are the main source of funding for Alberta municipalities, which means Jasper’s residen...

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