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Posted on: June 28, 2022

Banff changes traffic mitigation measures for long weekend

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The Town of Banff is reversing a decision on one of the measures it had planned for dealing with the heavy traffic descending on the small mountain town for the Canada Day long weekend. Visitors will not be allowed to park on downtown residential streets ...

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Posted on: June 28, 2022

Avoid traffic – park and Roam, ride or walk in Banff this weekend

Mountain Ave Traffic news

This Canada Day long weekend, visitors are encouraged to take On-It Regional Transit to come to Banff, and if people need to drive, they are urged to park as soon as possible in Banff’s free Train Station Parking Lot and walk, cycle, or take Roa...

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Posted on: June 13, 2022

Help Steer the Bus-Only Lane on Spray Avenue

Spray Bus Lane News

Give your feedback on a project to create a dedicated bus-only lane on Spray Ave, from Bow Falls Ave to Mountain Ave.

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Posted on: June 1, 2022

Apply for a Community Grant

Grants News

Town of Banff Community Grants provide support for Banff-based non-profits and community groups that benefit Banff residents and enhance their quality of life.

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

Banff Ave Pedestrian Zone

Downtown Ped Zone News

Banff Avenue between Wolf Street and Buffalo Street and a portion of Caribou Street will be closed to vehicle traffic this summer.

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Posted on: March 24, 2022

Town of Banff cybersecurity incident – important update about personal information

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April 25 Update

The Town of Banff is providing this notification to inform the public that personal information in the Town’s custody may have been accessed or taken in connection with the recent cybersecurity incident. 

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Posted on: April 25, 2022

Banff’s St. Julien Road closes for reconstruction

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St. Julien Road is closed to public access starting Monday, April 25, and continuing for the duration of the project, which is scheduled to conclude in the fall. Members of the public travelling by vehicle, bicycle and foot will be detoured. &...

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Posted on: April 19, 2022

Banff Food Rescue named Zero Waste Trailblazer for Earth Day

Food Rescue News

The Town of Banff is pleased to recognize Banff Food Rescue with a Zero Waste Trailblazer award in a special designation for the week of Earth Day.

Founded in 2016, Banff Food Rescue is a 100% volunteer-driven organization whose goal it is to provide food ...

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Posted on: April 18, 2022

Builders, renovators head down zero waste trail in Banff

2022 Construction Signage 1 News

The Town of Banff is implementing a new program to reduce waste going to landfill from construction, renovation, and demolition (CRD) projects. 

“The Town of Banff is working hard to become a leader in environmental responsibility, where...

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Posted on: March 15, 2022

Spring/Summer Registration Opens April 1

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Registration for the Town of Banff's spring/summer classes and programs opens April 1 at 8 a.m.

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Posted on: March 9, 2022

Register for Emergency Alerts

Emergency Alert News

Register for emergency alerts from the Town of Banff. Download the app, get text or email notifications or sign up to get a call to your landline.

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Posted on: February 9, 2022

COVID vaccine proof removed from Town of Banff programs

Fenlands Screening News

The Town of Banff is reviewing the Government of Alberta’s phased plan announced late February 8 to remove its COVID-19 restrictions, starting with the Restriction Exemption Program (REP), and the implications for Town programs and facilities, a...

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Posted on: January 26, 2022

2022 Banff budget requires 2.6% less tax levy than in pre-pandemic 2019

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After 12 days of discussing all services and programs, Banff Town Council finalized the 2022 budget, setting in motion $20.2 million of tax-supported operating expenditures for the year, a 4% increase over 2021. 

The 2022 budget includes ...

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Posted on: December 10, 2021

Construction starts on Banff’s new pedestrian bridge

Mayor and MP install puzzle SQUARE

Partners and funders involved in the creation of a new pedestrian and cyclist link between Banff’s downtown and the south side of town gathered this week on the snowy bank of the Bow River to commemorate the launch of construction of the Nancy P...

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Posted on: December 1, 2021

Bow Valley residents urged to take care of mental health

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Initiative helps people See the Signs of struggling and provides helpful resources

 A coalition of organizations in the Bow Valley has launched a campaign to help people who could be struggling and at risk of crisis due to the many challenges caus...

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