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Posted on: October 19, 2016

Waste Reduction Week - Electronics Challenge


For the next two weeks (October 17 to 28), drop off your electronics at the Jasper Transfer Station and help Jasper schools raise funds! A prize will be awarded to the West Yellowhead school who collects the most e-waste per student.

Eligible e-waste ...Read on...

Learn more about Electronics Recycling in Alberta
Posted on: October 17, 2016

Make a Difference - Join a Municipal Board


The Municipality of Jasper is recruiting for the Culture & Recreation Board, the Environmental Stewardship Advisory Committee and the Greenspace Committee. Complete your application online!

Details on each board or committee are available through ...Read on...

Committees & Boards Page
Posted on: October 12, 2016

Proposed Wayfinding and Signage Guidelines


On October 18, Council will vote on approving, in principle, the Wayfinding and Signage Guidelines developed by EDG of Vancouver, BC, based on input from a focus group involving community organizations.

Participants included representatives from Parks...Read on...

Download the full manual
Posted on: September 14, 2016

Municipality releases Tourism Economic Impact Study


Council received a copy of the Banff, Jasper and Canmore Tourism Economic Impact Study at its Sept. 6 meeting. Jasper, along with Banff and Canmore, is asking the Government of Alberta to implement a new system—similar to those in other provinces, states ...Read on...

Banff, Jasper and Canmore Economic Impact Study
Posted on: August 29, 2016

Jasper Fruit Share Program

bear berries

Need help picking your fruit? Want to share your fruit? Want fruit but don't have a fruit tree? The Fruit Share program is a platform for residents to harvest and share fruit from trees in Jasper while reducing bear attractants in the town site.

Jasper Fruit Share page
Posted on: August 25, 2016

Speed Limit Changes to 30 km/h

Speed Limit Changes

The speed limit in the area surrounding schools and playgrounds is changing to 30 km/h at all times to improve pedestrian and cyclist safety. The change will take place before the start of the school year. Watch for signage in the area. Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2016

Prepare for the Unexpected


Are you and your family ready in case of a community emergency? Get an emergency guide, make a kit, have a plan and find out where to check for up-to-date information.

More Info on Emergency Preparedness...
Posted on: May 5, 2016

Council Approves 2016 Operating Budget, Commits to Asset Management

Fitness Centre

On Tuesday, May 3, Council approved the 2016 operating budget with a net tax envelope of $7.17M, representing a 4.55% increase in municipal taxes, or an estimated $95 annual increase for a residential property assessed at $750K. Council also approved flee...Read on...

Read the News Release (PDF)
Posted on: February 9, 2016

Canadian Infrastructure Report Card

Fitness Centre

Review the report produced by the Federation of Canadian Municipalities on the state of municipally-owned infrastructure across the country.

The Municipality of Jasper is proposing to perform detailed condition assessments of our infrastructure to dev...Read on...

Canadian Infrastructure Report Card
Posted on: November 5, 2015

Jasper Out-of-School Care Receives Award of Excellence


The Jasper Out-of-School Care Program received an award of excellence for innovative programming and leadership from Alberta Human Services. The program is offered through Wildflowers Childcare, an accredited childcare service provided by the Municipality...Read on...

Read the Media Release
Posted on: October 7, 2015

Five Blooms and an Outstanding Achievement Award for Jasper

Jasper Communities in Bloom

The Municipality of Jasper received a five bloom rating and a special mention for Growing Edibles & Growing Community in the 2015 National Edition of Communities in Bloom.

Jasper also received an Outstanding Achievement Award for the Home Hardware...Read on...

News Release - Communities in Bloom 2015
Posted on: April 19, 2011

Municipality of Jasper Launches New Website

group of kids sitting outside

The Municipality of Jasper is launching a new, mobile-friendly website featuring more tools, more updates and a more intuitive layout to help residents and visitors find the information they are looking for. Focusing on services and amenities instead of d...Read on...

Read the Media Release