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Artist, computer program collaboration a core value

Artist, computer program collaboration a core value

"I'm excited to host this residency because the writers and the faculty are coming up with things that I don't recognize. Computational writing is, to me, that's very exciting.
Unsuccessful bidders on St.-Julien Road project remain mystery

Unsuccessful bidders on St.-Julien Road project remain mystery

“There’s a risk that we might be demoralizing our team of professionals… They all abide by professional codes of conduct and they work within professional ethical standards. We need to trust them.”
Photo radar here to stay – for now – in Canmore

Photo radar here to stay – for now – in Canmore

“The revenues we’re getting from photo radar are being use to help improved safety in our community and safety on our roads. If we’re able to use funds from photo radar to decrease the need for photo radar that’s a win in the future.”
Banff council passes second reading of tax rate bylaw

Banff council passes second reading of tax rate bylaw

“The overall non-residential assessments have seen a significant decrease from the previous year compared to residential assessments as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Andrea Stuart, manager of finance for the Town of Banff.
Banff council salaries disclosed in 2021 financial statements

Banff council salaries disclosed in 2021 financial statements

“In 2021, council went with the recommendations of the committee and personally, I think, it’s important to make sure this is a public process and to make sure we respect the work of that committee and the recommendations that they put so much time, effort and research into forming.”
Built heritage a priority for Banff community

Built heritage a priority for Banff community

"We do have many opportunities for improvement; we’re at risk of losing our unique building environment…”
Bighorn council ending streaming of select committees

Bighorn council ending streaming of select committees

“It is a convenience which is costing me time with my staff. At the end of 2021, my staff were burned-out, and I have to look after the health of my staff.”
Changes to Lake Louise shuttle system coming this summer

Changes to Lake Louise shuttle system coming this summer

“The best thing we can do is make it easy, convenient and as cheap as possible and that will encourage people to use transit. We’re really hoping they understand it’s the guaranteed way to see those two lakes rather than trying to find a parking spot on a busy day.”
MD of Bighorn sets tax rate for the year

MD of Bighorn sets tax rate for the year

“For every dollar of residential, we get about $3.75 for non-residential. That keeps us in a healthy balance. We are maintaining a good ratio I feel for non-residential to residential as far as the collection of the tax base.”
Local golf courses ready to open

Local golf courses ready to open

Here are local golf courses tentative opening dates for the 2022 season.