Town of Canmore

Council Clips – December 17, 2019

Bow Valley Parent Link Update

The Town of Canmore has been notified by the Province of Alberta that Parent Link funding will not continue past March 31, 2020. A new funding opportunity is available for program called a Family Resource Network. While Parent Link served families with children 0 – 6 years old, the new program will over families with children 0 – 18 years old. The Town is eligible to apply for the new funding by submitting an Expression of Interest. The report submitted to Council today outlined the options available through the EOI process. A formal decision about the submission will be made at the January 14 council meeting.  For more information visit 

2019 Report to the Community

In 2018 Council approved a four-year strategic plan to guide development of the annual budget and business plan from 2019 through 2022. Today, Town administration reported on progress made in the first year of the plan. To read Council’s the report visit Guiding Documents

Committee of the Whole Regular Features

  • Councillor Updates
  • Service Area Reports
  • Council Resolution Action List

To read any of the reports in this meeting agenda or to watch a video of the meeting visit Council Agendas, Minutes, and Videos



The Town of Canmore is located within Treaty 7 region of Southern Alberta. In the spirit of respect, reciprocity and truth, we honour and acknowledge the Canmore area, known as “Chuwapchipchiyan Kudi Bi” (translated in Stoney Nakoda as “shooting at the willows”) and the traditional Treaty 7 territory and oral practices of the Îyârhe Nakoda (Stoney Nakoda) – comprised of the Bearspaw First Nation, Chiniki First Nation, and Goodstoney First Nation – as well as the Tsuut’ina First Nation and the Blackfoot Confederacy comprised of the Siksika, Piikani, Kainai. We acknowledge that this territory is home to the Métis Nation of Alberta, Region 3, within the historical Northwest Métis homeland. We acknowledge all Nations who live, work, and play and help us steward this land and honour and celebrate this territory. We commit to working to live in right relations and to advance Truth and Reconciliation.

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