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 discrimination and where residents feel able to participate in all aspects of the social, cultural and economic life of the community;”
the Municipality of Jasper recognizes the value of diversity and wishes to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment;
the Municipality of Jasper, acknowledging these aspirations, will promote actions which bring the community together, continuing to make decisions through the lens of inclusion, keeping the interests of the community as a whole in mind and advancing basic respect, truth and human dignity.