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Air monitoring station coming to the Bow Valley

Air monitoring station coming to the Bow Valley

CANMORE – A portable air monitoring lab will be temporarily stationed in the Bow Valley in October as part of a four-year program to monitor the air quality in the region.
Elected officials earn ‘reasonable’ compensation, Canmore

Elected officials earn ‘reasonable’ compensation, Canmore

CANMORE – Mayor John Borrowman earned a total compensation package of $92,318 in 2018, slightly more than last year, according to the Town’s consolidated financial statements.
Grant program aims to create more vibrant public spaces

Grant program aims to create more vibrant public spaces

CANMORE – Canmore’s town centre is about to become a little more vibrant thanks to a new grant program aimed at creating more public spaces.
Closures for nesting owls, Canmore

Closures for nesting owls, Canmore

CANMORE – Some climbing routes are closed at Grassi Lakes to give nesting owls space and security during this sensitive time.
Canmore firefighters sign new contract

Canmore firefighters sign new contract

CANMORE – First class firefighters in Canmore will earn $100,792 in 2018 as part of a new three-year agreement approved by council on May 7. The terms of the collective agreement will see first class firefighters’ salaries increase by 2.
Canmore accepts new tourism strategy

Canmore accepts new tourism strategy

CANMORE – Over the next 10 years the Town of Canmore will do its part to implement a regional tourism strategy to create a sustainable industry that will benefit the economy, the environment and the community.
Major developer taking Town of Canmore to court

Major developer taking Town of Canmore to court

CANMORE – The developer of Silvertip Resort is taking the Town of Canmore to court after its appeal to build more residential housing was denied. Stone Creek Properties Ltd.
Ha Ling Trail remains closed

Ha Ling Trail remains closed

CANMORE – One of Canmore’s most popular trails will remain closed for upgrades and repairs until further notice. It’s the fourth time Alberta Parks has pushed back the opening date of Ha Ling Trail, which closed on April 9, 2018.
Intermunicipal plan aims to improve collaboration between neighbours

Intermunicipal plan aims to improve collaboration between neighbours

CANMORE – The Town of Canmore and the Municipal District of Bighorn have taken the first steps towards creating an Intermunicipal Development Plan for the area near Dead Man’s Flats.
Canmore receives national FireSmart protection award

Canmore receives national FireSmart protection award

CANMORE – The Town of Canmore received a national community protection achievement award from FireSmart Canada for its ongoing efforts to protect the community from the threat of wildfire.