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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Waterslide and Curling Rink receive provincial funding

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The Friends of Jasper Culture & Recreation Society received funding from the Government of Alberta Community Facility Enhancement Program (CFEP) in the amount of $200,000 to help replace the waterslide at the Jasper Aquatic Centre. 

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Posted on: April 14, 2018

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NEW for 2018 - subscribe to the Municipality of Jasper Alert Centre to receive emergency notifications by text or email.

Please ensure you select which notifications to receive, through which method, by clicking on the envelope icon (email) or the cell pho...

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

Have an idea to name the exchange lands?

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Forward your suggestion to a municipal councillor by April 23. 

As per the Municipal Asset Naming policy (D-013), name submissions for assets should fall into one of the following categories:

  • Natural Features –  reflecting promin...
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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: 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, please make sure it is turned on. Warmer temperatures actually drive the frost further into the ground.

Water line freeze-ups can happen anytime temperatures drop below zero and the frost starts penetrati...

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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: 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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