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Bow Valley Food Alliance hires temporary coordinator, focuses on emergency needs

Bow Valley Food Alliance hires temporary coordinator, focuses on emergency needs

The Bow Valley Food Alliance hired a temporary coordinator, thanks to a grant from the Bow Valley Emergency Grant Funding, to help with immediate food distribution while also sharing education and growing its network
Banff Canmore Community Foundation accepting applications for federal emergency community support funds

Banff Canmore Community Foundation accepting applications for federal emergency community support funds

"We are a big mountain community and we need to take care of each other."
Lake Louise first signatory on Bow Valley Food Charter

Lake Louise first signatory on Bow Valley Food Charter

“We were enthusiastic to sign the charter, I think it’s been a great move for the valley. The problems and advantages we face whether it be Exhsaw, Morley, Canmore, Banff or Lake Louise – it’s good we are all on a good collective path to move forward.”
Make In Tonite offers alternative to Bow Valley takeout

Make In Tonite offers alternative to Bow Valley takeout

“Yes, we get to promote people and support local businesses … but in the end this a community experience and however you get to enjoy community, amongst a bunch of people you are sheltering in place with, [or] people you love and care for, far away."
COVID-19 testing now available in Bow Valley

COVID-19 testing now available in Bow Valley

“Not everyone will need a face-to-face consultation. For example, it may be more appropriate to have a phone appointment with a physician, or another health professional at the clinic."
Bow Valley funding forces combine to battle COVID-19 effects

Bow Valley funding forces combine to battle COVID-19 effects

“We know there will be overlapping needs across the Valley, and it makes sense that they are addressed jointly. From a solutions standpoint, to a resource standpoint, to a funding standpoint – the dollars will stretch further if we work together."
Bow Valley libraries adjust service during global pandemic

Bow Valley libraries adjust service during global pandemic

“We’re really excited to be able to bring the collection back into the hands of our community in a safe and thoughtful way.” – Sarah McCormack, Library Director for the Banff Public Library.
Calgary Zone opens COVID-19 testing for anyone showing symptoms

Calgary Zone opens COVID-19 testing for anyone showing symptoms

The new testing criteria allows people who are symptomatic and living in the Calgary region, which includes Banff, Canmore, Lake Louise and Exshaw, to get tested for the COVID-19 coronavirus
Field fire department, Parks Canada reach interim agreement for road rescue on Trans-Canada Highway

Field fire department, Parks Canada reach interim agreement for road rescue on Trans-Canada Highway

“We agreed to do minimum rescue service on the Trans-Canada Highway. That means vehicle fires and auto extrication,” said Patrick Cais, Field’s acting fire chief.
Field fire department holds Parks Canada’s feet to the fire

Field fire department holds Parks Canada’s feet to the fire

“This is a public safety issue. There is the real concern of immediate impact on the level of response for incidents on the Trans-Canada Highway."