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Public hearing set for Exshaw Mountain Gateway

Public hearing set for Exshaw Mountain Gateway

“I’m think it is really important we take those next steps with the public input and information before we go much further so we know what everyone is looking for, looking at, and what their concerns are."
Data collection on Exshaw groundwater study to finish by October

Data collection on Exshaw groundwater study to finish by October

“They are going to do the last of the data download this month. They will also be removing all the instrumentation. They don’t want to leave it out in the wintertime because it is very delicate and can be damaged.”
Conditions updated for Dead Man’s Flats outdoor rink

Conditions updated for Dead Man’s Flats outdoor rink

“I don’t understand how maintain a manhole chamber became part of the community association’s responsibilities. I don’t think it would have ever been a condition presented by administration. I am glad we are striking it.”

COMMENTARY: Food for a healthy planet and healthy people

COMMENTARY: Agricultural land covers 40 per cent of the global land mass and food production accounts for up to 30 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions. Now more than ever, we have to pay attention to how we eat in order to keep ourselves and our planet healthy.
Art Guild exhibit to help visitors understand connections

Art Guild exhibit to help visitors understand connections

“We like to have a range of work to show people that we are inclusive, we are trying to spread the word that if you are creative in any media, you can show at the gallery. We have a really good cross section right now of different pieces.”
MD looking for service fee for emergency services on Crown land

MD looking for service fee for emergency services on Crown land

“Most calls are for visitors recreating in the wilderness and injuring themselves. Access into the areas is primarily on secondary gravel roads and trails which results in increased apparatus costs, increased repair costs, firefighters being exposed to dangerous response conditions.”
Canmore council dissolves environmental advisory committee

Canmore council dissolves environmental advisory committee

“By no means is accepting this a diminishing of our commitment to the environment, nor is it not appreciating what has gone before. What it is, is recognizing that we have an efficiency here that we don’t need to apply tax dollars for running a committee that has become redundant over time.”
Canmore Pride focusing on education for second annual celebrations

Canmore Pride focusing on education for second annual celebrations

“This year, we're really focusing on education. What we kind of want to focus on in our vision is establishing visibility, education inclusiveness this year, we're definitely focusing on the education part.”
Canmore residents cry foul over sewage stench

Canmore residents cry foul over sewage stench

“We can hope that it is less, and the winds won’t change, and it's not as hot, but we have had a number of years where it is increasingly hot. We are seeing changes in winds, so I would like to say maybe it won’t happen next year, but I wouldn’t bet on it.”
Student enrolment up at Canmore Collegiate

Student enrolment up at Canmore Collegiate

“The class sizes we have in this Bow Valley, they do not even compare to what is going on in other places like Cochrane, Calgary and Edmonton."