1. CP crossing

    Council briefs for November 22, 2021

    Council discussed options for a pedestrian crossing over the CP Rail tracks, approved an outdoor rink at The Fenlands, and reviewed infrastructure projects in 2021 Read on...
  2. 2021-11-19 fencing at Gazebo sq

    Banff pedestrian bridge construction set to start

    The Town of Banff is preparing to start construction of the pedestrian crossing over the Bow River at Central Park and will be closing the river trail and fencing off the parkland that will become construction site sites on both sides of the river. Read on...
  3. Aster Open House Social Assets - web event image

    Learn about buying a home for less than the usual price in Banff

    This drop-in information sessions will showcase the floor plans, interior finishes, price list and all the information about eligibility, financing and the application process needed to decide about applying to purchase. Read on...
  4. Bear Street Rink with skaters

    Decisions made on Pedestrian Zone and Skating Rink

    Banff Town Council discussed the future of the Downtown Pedestrian Zone, the Bear Street skating rink and use of pay parking revenue in their November 8 meeting. Read on...
  5. Utility Bills

    Third Quarter 2021 Utility Bills

    Utility bills for the July 1 - September 30, 2021 billing period were mailed on October 29, 2021 and are due November 30, 2021. If you have not received your bill, please contact taxes.utilities@banff.ca. Read on...
  6. Results

    Corrie DiManno elected Banff mayor, three new councillors, according to unofficial results

    Corrie DiManno has been elected mayor of Banff, with about double the votes of the next mayoral candidate, while three new councillors and three incumbents make up the new Banff Town Council. Read on...
  7. New Aster Rendering News

    Banff affordable home complex opens applications for purchasing dwellings

    The Banff Housing Corporation has opened the application process for interested Banff residents wanting to purchase a new home in the Aster condominium complex. Read on...
  8. Library of things News New

    Library of Things

    The Library of Things has officially opened at the Banff Public Library. Banff and Lake Louise residents can now borrow things like tools, cooking appliances and hobby items – it’s free – all you need is a Banff Public Library membership. Library of Things
  9. Logo

    Business Survey COVID Measures & Town Response

    See the results of the survey conducted with local businesses on COVID measures and the town's response. Survey Results
  10. Aster the Dog at Rec Grounds news

    New Off-Leash Dog Park

    A new off-leash dog park has opened at the Banff Recreation Grounds. Off-Leash Dog Park
  11. Shinny News

    Proof of vaccination required at Banff recreation facility

    The Town of Banff is implementing the Government of Alberta’s Restriction Exemption Program. Read on...
  12. Via Ferrata

    Fall/Winter Classes and Programs

    Registration is now open for fall/winter classes and programs. Visit banff.ca/register for a list of classes and to sign up. Banff.ca/register
  13. Biomass Facility News

    Town of Banff powers up newest solar project

    The Town of Banff’s latest solar photovoltaics (PV) project is now providing electricity to the energy centre building, which provides heat to four municipal buildings using a biomass district heating system. Read on...
  14. parking station news

    Pay Parking Now in Effect

    Pay parking is now in effect in downtown Banff. Pay Parking
  15. Roam Launch News

    New green transit centre & electric buses move Bow Valley towards zero emissions goal

    Roam Public Transit, the Government of Alberta, the towns of Banff and Canmore and Improvement District 9 (Lake Louise) opened a new transit operations centre today in Banff. Read on...
  16. Parking News

    Plan ahead for free or pay parking in Town of Banff

    The Town of Banff is introducing Visitor-Pay Parking in the downtown core on July 5 to increase turnover of stalls, resulting in more availability of short-term parking spaces in the core. Read on...
  17. Solar Panels on Home

    Solar PV Rebate

    The Town of Banff’s residential and commercial Solar PV Rebate program has been expanded, and now provides eligible participants with a rebate of $750/kW up to a maximum of 20kW. Solar PV Rebate
  18. cougar snack news

    Banff keeps dogs from becoming cougar snacks

    The Town of Banff has launched an information campaign and started construction of a new park to prevent pets from becoming food for wildlife, while protecting humans, and saving carnivores that make the Rockies their natural home. Read on...
  19. Muskrat Street news

    Resident Parking Permit

    Banff residents can register their vehicles for a free Resident Parking Permit. Resident Parking Permit
  20. Cougar Hotel News

    Banff: keep wildlife out to keep them alive

    The Town of Banff is asking property owners to use the Victoria Day Long Weekend to make sure their yards and buildings are not safe havens for wildlife, so they are safe for people and pets, and will keep our carnivore neighbours alive. Read on...
  21. IGA Trailblazer News

    Banff grocery store named Zero Waste Trailblazer

    The Town of Banff is honouring the local IGA with a Zero Waste Trailblazer Award, in recognition of environmental leadership for going above and beyond efforts to reduce, re-use and recycle. Read on...
  22. Mayor Sorensen Screenshot

    Banff mourns first resident to die due to COVID-19

    The Town of Banff has learned that a long-time resident of the community has died due to complications from COVID-19. Read on...
  23. Unwanted Item news

    Free Unwanted Item Pickup

    Schedule a free pickup of unwanted items - furniture, clothes, appliances and more, Read on...
  24. Dishwasher News

    Environmental Rebates

    The Town of Banff provides financial rebates to support residents in choosing energy-efficient and renewable energy components for their homes. Environmental Rebates
  25. Service Review

    Banff Town Council reduces budget below pre-pandemic level

    Banff Town Council has finalized the budget for all municipal services, programs and infrastructure projects to be delivered in 2021. Read on...
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