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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Council celebrates the completion of Jasper's rainbow crosswalk

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Dressed in the colours of the rainbow, Jasper’s mayor and council celebrated the completion of the community’s rainbow-painted crosswalk, June 12. Gathering together before the day’s Committee-of-the-Whole meeting, the group ...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Fire Ban in the Municipality of Jasper

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Fire ban in the Municipality of Jasper

Effective May 24, 2018, a fire ban is in place for the Municipality of Jasper. The fire ban is to help prevent human-caused wildfires and protect public safety. A fire ban is also in place for Jasper National Park.

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Asbestos Removal at the Jasper Arena

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Starting this June, vermiculite insulation (located inside cinder block walls) and asbestos containing flooring will be removed from the Jasper Arena.

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Friends of Jasper Culture & Recreation Society Annual General Meeting

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The Friends of Jasper Culture & Recreation Society is hosting its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, June 20 at 12 pm in the Gallery Room at the Jasper Activity Centre. All are welcome.

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Jasper Evacuation Guide

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Be wildfire ready: know the risks, make a plan and get a kit. Download the guide to get started.

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Posted on: April 14, 2018

Subscribe to the Alert Centre

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NEW for 2018 - subscribe to the Municipality of Jasper Alert Centre to receive emergency notifications by text or email. You will receive a confirmation text or email once registration is complete.

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Cannabis Survey Now Closed

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Recreational cannabis sale and use could become legal in Canada in 2018. If legalized, each province will be responsible for setting some of its own guidelines and legislation. 

Some decisions, however, will be left up to local governments, includ...

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Posted on: March 22, 2018

Council approves 2018 operating budget

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Council approved the 2018 Operating Budget in the amount of $22.5 M, with $7.6 M to be levied from local taxpayers, representing a 5.07% increase from the 2017 municipal budget, when a 1.2% increase was implemented.

The 2018 budget continues to support the...

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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: June 21, 2017

Are you ready in case of a wildfire?

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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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