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Posted on: August 5, 2020

News Release: Face coverings, or face masks, required in Jasper

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Council made face coverings compulsory on most municipal sidewalks downtown, and in all outdoor public places where a 2 metre distance cannot be maintained. A new bylaw also requires individuals to wear face coverings in all indoor public places.

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

August 4 Council highlights, meeting recording available on Youtube

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Council Highlights are published on the municipal website following each regular meeting. The August 4 meeting highlights are now available. Recordings of the meetings are also available on YouTube through the Municipality of Jasper channel.

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

Keep Jasper Safe Pledge

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We can protect each other from COVID-19. Join Council in taking the pledge to Keep Jasper Safe by wearing a mask in the downtown core and in public spaces where you're unable to maintain physical distancing. Together, we can keep each other safe.

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

Reminder: Be a responsible pet owner

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In response to some recent complaints about wandering cats in town, we’d like to remind all pet owners, as per the Municipality’s Domestic Animal Bylaw, dogs and cats are not allowed to run loose in the town of Jasper. When ou...

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Posted on: July 22, 2020

Jasper Council expresses condolences to victims of the Columbia Icefield incident

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A message from the Mayor 

I wish to take a moment on behalf of Council, the Municipality of Jasper and the community to express our deepest condolences to all those who lost family members and loved ones in the recent tragedy at the Columbia Icefi...

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Downtown Speed Limit Reduced to 30km/h

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Notice something “new” downtown?

The speed limit in the commercial business district has decreased to 30km/h as part of the sidewalk seating and retail area extension project.

With appropriate permits, this summer businesses can expand t...

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Posted on: June 25, 2020

Sidewalk Seating & Retail Area Extension Permits now available

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To help with physical distancing, the MOJ has created a Temporary Sidewalk Seating Extension Permit and a Retail Area Extension Permit. Permit holders can expand sidewalk seating or retail displays by using the parking lane in front of their business.

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Municipality of Jasper COVID-19 Recovery and Relaunch

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Find out how the Municipality of Jasper intends to navigate the recovery and relaunch of municipal facilities and services, including strategic guiding principles and a framework to guide decisions going forward.

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

June 19 Emergency Coordination Centre (ECC) update

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The ECC deactivated on June 15 - the same day the Government of Alberta lifted the provincial public health emergency. This is the last ECC update. Check our website and Facebook page for updates in coming weeks.

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

Connaught washroom reopens

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The public washrooms on the corner of Connaught Drive and Hazel Avenue,which are operated and maintained by the Municipality of Jasper, have reopened.  

The washrooms are open 24/7. 

The safety of our residents and visitors is our number o...

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

Economic Recovery Task Force Update, June 1

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The purpose of the Economic Recovery Task Force is to provide recommendations on strategies and actions to position the community to safely and effectively resume welcoming visitors, in accordance with public health directives. Member organizations seek o...

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

Utility bill, property taxes and assessment appeal reminders

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Property tax and utility bill penalties

Property tax and utility bill penalties can be deferred until September 1, 2020. This means municipal bills are still due, but you have until September to pay for them, without penalties. In addition, no water servic...

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

Economic Recovery Task Force Update, May 12

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On Wednesday, May 6, members of the newly formed COVID-19 Economic Recovery Task Force held their first meeting to discuss how to align and coordinate efforts to safely and effectively welcome visitors to Jasper.

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Posted on: April 27, 2020

Tourism Jasper Visitor Economy Update

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At the April 28 Municipal Council meeting, Tourism Jasper provided a visitor economy update, highlighting the drop in tourism and what to expect moving forward.

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Posted on: April 9, 2020

Council Approves 2020 Operating Budget Amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic

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On Tuesday, April 7, Council approved the 2020 operating budget with a net tax envelope of $7M, representing a 12.3% decrease in relation to the 2019 tax levy. Read the news release and check the Council Highlights for details.

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Posted on: April 25, 2020

Street Sweeping Schedule for Tuesday, May 19

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The Municipality sweeps streets to clear gravel, dirt, sand and debris, which reduces dust but also keeps our storm drains working well. Check the map and remove vehicles from the street when possible.

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Jasper Municipal Council Response to COVID-19

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To address the unprecedented circumstances in which our residents and business owners find themselves due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Council called a special meeting on March 31 to make decisions on local measures to support tax payers.

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Posted on: March 2, 2020

Changes to Community Outreach Services

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Community Outreach Services (COS) is currently in a stage of transition, as its existing provincial contracts to provide child, youth and family support services, including Parent Link programming, are coming to a close on March 31. These contracts made u...

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

Province discontinues Parent Link and other grant funding

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The Municipality of Jasper received notice on Monday, Nov. 4 that the Government of Alberta is cancelling contracts across the province for Parent Link and other family support programs, including contracts with Jasper’s Community and Family Ser...

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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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