Posted on: August 6, 2020
The new Temporary Compulsory Face Covering Bylaw requires operators or proprietors of indoor public places to display notice, at all public entrances, that all persons entering and remaining within these premises must wear a face covering.
Posted on: August 5, 2020
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.
Posted on: August 21, 2019
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.
View Council Highlights
Posted on: August 4, 2020
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.
Take the pledge today!
Posted on: July 13, 2020
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...Read on...
Posted on: July 22, 2020
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...A message from the Mayor
Posted on: July 6, 2020
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...Read on...
Posted on: June 25, 2020
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.
Posted on: June 19, 2020
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.
Download the document (PDF)
Posted on: April 24, 2020
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
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...Tips to keep in mind when using a public washroom
Posted on: May 12, 2020
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...Read on...
Posted on: May 20, 2020
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...Read on...
Posted on: May 12, 2020
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.
Jasper is a safe place to live, work and vi...Read on...
Posted on: April 27, 2020
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.
View the presentation (PDF)
Posted on: April 9, 2020
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.
Read the News Release (PDF)
Posted on: April 25, 2020
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.
Check the map (JPEG)
Posted on: April 1, 2020
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.
Property tax and uti...Read on...
Posted on: March 2, 2020
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...Read on...
Posted on: February 5, 2020
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...Read on...