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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Community Drum Circle

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On Feb. 28, Circles of Rhythm is coming to town to offer a Community Drum Circle at the Jasper Activity Centre. This FREE community event coincides with Pink Shirt Day, a day devoted to raising awareness of bullying in schools, workplaces, at home and onl...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Nominations open for the Mayor's Recognition Awards

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Through the Mayor’s Recognition Awards, Council celebrates achievements and volunteer services by individuals, teams or groups whose efforts have enhanced the image of or have made a significant contribution to the community. 

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Avoid Frozen Water Lines - Turn On Your Water Bleeder

Turn On Your Water Bleeder

If your home or business has a water line bleeder, now is the time to turn it on. 

Water line freeze-ups can happen anytime temperatures drop below zero and the frost starts penetrating into the ground. Factors influencing how deep the frost goes ...

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

January FireSmart Newsletter

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Full January 2018 FireSmart Newsletter

Highly visible work will take place along the southern and western edges of town, including along the Discovery Trail on Connaught Drive. The project will target pine beetle affected trees and other forest fuel locate...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

Intergovernmental Forum Update

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Highlights from the December 19, 2017 Intergovernmental Forum include the Jasper Community Sustainability Plan update; parcel GB release; recreational marijuana and FireSmart project funding.

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Posted on: November 29, 2017

Municipality Takes Action on Wildfire Protection

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Starting in early December, the Municipality of Jasper is moving ahead with FireSmart work around the town site to improve community wildfire protection and remove hazardous trees from public lands.

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Posted on: November 30, 2017

COS launches Snow Angels program

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As winter arrives in Jasper, so will the snow. In an effort to help seniors and community members with physical disabilities, Community Outreach Services (COS) has launched the Snow Angels program, asking neighbours to assist each other in shovelling snow...

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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: September 18, 2017

MOJ shines at 2017 Communities in Bloom Awards

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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. 

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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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