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    Town of Banff Declares State of Local Emergency

    The Town of Banff has declared a State of Local Emergency to supplement measures enacted under the Provincial Public Health Emergency, to stop the rapid spread of COVID-19 in Banff. Read on...
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    New restrictions needed as Banff/ID9 sees jump in COVID-19 cases

    The Government of Alberta has confirmed 153 active cases in Improvement District No. 9 (ID9), which includes the communities of the Town of Banff and village of Lake Louise. Read on...
  3. Town Hall Summer

    Modifying Program Offerings and Facility Use Guidelines

    Due to the recent spike in COVID-19 cases in the community, the Town of Banff will be modifying program offerings and facility use guidelines starting November 23, 2020 until further notice. Read on...
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    Santas Anonymous

    Applications are open from November 16 to December 4, 2020. Santas Anonymous
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    Economic Task Force reports on safe re-opening of Banff National Park economy

    The Banff and Lake Louise Economic Task Force reports positive steps in the work this summer to rebuild the economy during the COVID-19 pandemic... Read on...
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    Third Quarter 2020 Utility Bills

    The Utility Bills for the July 1 - September 30, 2020 billing period were mailed on October 30, 2020 and are due November 30. Read on...
  7. The Meatball News

    Meatball Honoured as Zero Waste Trailblazer

    A Banff restaurant is being honoured for their efforts to reduce waste and compost everything possible. Read on...
  8. Zero Waste Trail News

    Online tool helps Banffites recycle

    A new tool designed to help Banff residents recycle more launches online October 19. Read on...
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    Play Space opens for children 0-5

    A new play space for children 0-5 opened its doors in Banff this month. Read on...
  10. RealIce News

    Fenlands Banff Recreation Centre cools energy use with ice-making technology

    As part of an ongoing effort to reduce energy consumption and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, the Town of Banff has installed a REALice water treatment system for ice resurfacing in The Fenlands Banff Recreation Centre. Read on...
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    Free Unwanted Item Pickup

    Schedule a free pickup of unwanted items - furniture, clothes, appliances and more, Read on...
  12. Via Ferrata News

    Fall/Winter Classes and Programs

    Registration is open for fall/winter classes and programs. Sign up for via ferrata, yoga, ice climbing, cooking, first aid, avalanche training and much more. Read on...
  13. Rainbow Crosswalk

    Rainbow returns to Banff to celebrate Pride

    A rainbow has proudly returned to the Town of Banff, providing a bright path for thousands of visitors and residents each day, while celebrating the community’s diversity. Read on...
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    Call to Artists

    The Town of Banff, through the Community Art Committee, is pleased to invite Canadian artists to put forth proposals for a high-impact public art project in a newly re-envisioned public space in downtown Banff. Call to Artists
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    Conflict of interest allegations disproved

    Banff Town Council voted on Aug. 10 to publicly release an independent investigation that found no wrongdoing of the Mayor or Council, after an individual who made a complaint began delivering to Banff homes a letter repeating disproved allegations. Read on...
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    A Brand New Bear

    Learn about the construction project on Bear Street and see which businesses are open. A Brand New Bear
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    Town to deliver Banff Evacuation Guide and masks to all dwellings

    Resource helps Banff residents prepare for emergencies such as flooding and wildfire, while masks improve community safety during COVID pandemic. Read on...
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    Governments of Alberta and Canada advance assessment of rail service for Bow Valley

    The Province of Alberta announced earlier today that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Canada Infrastructure Bank to explore the feasibility of a passenger rail service. Read on...
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    Task Force focussed on Banff’s economic recovery in wake of COVID-19

    Banff & Lake Louise Tourism, Parks Canada, the Town of Banff, and Banff & Lake Louise Hospitality Association created the Banff & Lake Louise Economic Task Force to deliver a phased plan to safely and effectively re-open the economy in Banff National Park Read on...
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    Bear Street reconstruction breaks ground

    The Town of Banff has launched a major reconstruction project designed to bring significant pedestrian-focused enhancements to a key commercial and service centre in the community. Read on...
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