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Posted on: July 2, 2019

Culture & Recreation Services and Facilities Review

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The Municipality of Jasper is planning the future of culture and recreation in the community, and we want to hear from you! Fill out our survey and help us set future priorities and determine how to make the best use of our limited resources.

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Posted on: July 17, 2019

July 21 – July 27, 2019 is National Drowning Prevention Week

Wade Pool, Jasper Aquatic Centre

At its July 16, 2019 regular meeting Council proclaimed July 21 – July 27, 2019 as National Drowning Prevention Week in the Municipality of Jasper.

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Posted on: July 9, 2019

Road Closure: Patricia Street and Willow Avenue Intersection

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The Patricia Street and Willow Avenue intersection is expected to be closed from July 16 to August 1 for roadway and underground repairs. The streets within one block of the work area will be designated for local traffic only. Detours will be in place.

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

Subscribe to the Alert Centre

Municipality of Jasper Alert Centre

Subscribe to the Municipality of Jasper Alert Centre to receive emergency notifications by text or email. You will receive a confirmation text or email once registration is complete.

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Posted on: June 28, 2019

Bring your own bag, Jasper!

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A plastic checkout bag ban begins July 1. The ban means that all Jasper businesses are urged to stop providing plastic checkout bags, which are usually provided at the till. However, retailers are allowed to use up their existing stock of plastic bags.

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Posted on: June 14, 2019

Bylaw Enforcement Downtown


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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Jasper Evacuation Guide

Evacuation guide cover

Be wildfire ready: know the risks, make a plan and get a kit. Download the guide to get started.

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

Intergovernmental Forum Update

Town of Jasper

Highlights from the May 21, 2019 Intergovernmental Forum include wildfire preparedness, the Jasper National Park Management Plan and a Whistler Campground Project update.

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

LED Streetlight Trial


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Posted on: April 4, 2019

Municipality of Jasper Strategic Priorities 2018-2022


Mayor and Council are pleased to share their Strategic Priorities for the years 2018-2022, identifying six priority areas on which to focus its efforts during the next four years.

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

Intergovernmental Forum Update


Parks Canada representatives and Jasper council meet three or four times a year to discuss topics of mutual interest. The Feb. 12, 2019 Intergovernmental Forum highlights include updates on wildfire risk reduction and the closure of Whistlers Campground.

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Posted on: December 19, 2018

Council Approves Arena Ice Plant Upgrades, Supports Utility Fees for 2019

Jasper Arena

On December 18, Council approved the relocation and replacement of the ice plant and condenser for the Jasper Arena at an estimated project budget of $3.7 million. Council also supported, in principle, a 6.8% increase in utility fees.

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Posted on: October 2, 2018

Council Passes Cannabis Consumption Bylaw

Town of Jasper

At its October 2 regular meeting, Jasper municipal Council passed a Cannabis Consumption Bylaw prohibiting the smoking and vaping of recreational cannabis in all places or buildings that are open to the public within the town site.

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Posted on: September 25, 2018

Council Supports Free Youth and Teen Access to Recreation Facilities

Climbing Wall, Jasper Fitness Centre

Starting October 1, youth and teens in grades seven to 12 will be eligible for free access to the Aquatic Centre, Fitness Centre and bouldering wall.

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