1. NDTR News

    National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

    The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation is Thursday, September 30. Learn more about local activities
  2. 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
  3. Election News

    Municipal Election

    Municipal Election Day is October 18 at the Banff Park Lodge, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Election 2021
  4. 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...
  5. Apply for a Committee News

    Apply for a Committee

    Members on Boards, Commissions, Committees and Corporations make important and meaningful decisions for our Town. Apply for a position and share your expertise with the community. Apply for a Committee
  6. Be Safe Be Kind

    Mask Mandate in Alberta

    Starting September 4 at 8 a.m., masks will be mandatory for all indoor public spaces and workplaces. This is a province-wide mandate from the Alberta Government. banff.ca/covid
  7. 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
  8. 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...
  9. Corrie DiManno

    Banff Town Council elects DiManno as mayor

    Following the resignation of Karen Sorensen as chief elected official on July 28, Banff Town Council has elected councillor and current deputy mayor Corrie DiManno to the position of mayor. Read on...
  10. Karen Sorensen News

    Sorensen resigns as Banff mayor to accept appointment to Senate

    Banff Mayor Karen Sorensen has resigned from the position of mayor and member of Banff Town Council after being appointed to the Senate of Canada. Read on...
  11. Fire Chief and Evac Guide news

    Evacuation Guide

    Pick up a copy of the Town of Banff's Evacuation Guide at Town Hall, or download a PDF. There is no evacuation alert/order in place for the Town of Banff or nearby wildfires. Evacuation Guide
  12. parking station news

    Pay Parking Now in Effect

    Pay parking is now in effect in downtown Banff. Pay Parking
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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
  16. Mountains of Jobs News

    Work in Banff

    Mountains of jobs and loads of adventure are waiting for you. Check out jobs at the Job Resource Centre. Job Resource Centre
  17. 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...
  18. Muskrat Street news

    Resident Parking Permit

    Banff residents can register their vehicles for a free Resident Parking Permit. Resident Parking Permit
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. Unwanted Item news

    Free Unwanted Item Pickup

    Schedule a free pickup of unwanted items - furniture, clothes, appliances and more, Read on...
  23. Train Station Lot Sign News

    Train Station Lot Open

    The Train Station Parking Lot is open for the season. Avoid parking hassles and park for free for 9 hours in this lot. Access it from Norquay Road. Banffparking.ca
  24. Final Map_Pay Parking News

    Town of Banff to charge visitors for parking downtown in 2021

    The Town of Banff will implement Visitor-Pay Parking and a Resident Permit System this summer, to address long-standing parking and traffic issues in the 4-square-kilometre town site. Read on...
  25. 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
  26. 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...
  27. The Aster

    The Aster - Registration of Interest

    Complete the Registration of Interest form so we can gauge early interest and keep you informed about updates. There’s no commitment or cost associated with completing this form. The Aster
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