National Public Works Week
May 19 – 25, 2019
“It Starts Here”
Town of Cardston
WHEREAS, public works professionals focus on infrastructure, facilities and services that are of vital importance to sustainable and resilient communities and to the public health, high quality of life and well-being of the people of Cardston; and,
WHEREAS, these infrastructure, facilities and services could not be provided without the dedicated efforts of public works professionals, who are engineers, managers and employees at all levels of government and the private sector, who are responsible for rebuilding, improving and protecting our nation’s transportation, water supply, water treatment and solid waste systems, public buildings, and other structures and facilities essential for our citizens; and,
WHEREAS, it is in the public interest for the citizens, civic leaders and children in Cardston to gain knowledge of and to maintain a progressive interest and understanding of the importance of public works and public works programs in their respective communities; and,
WHEREAS, the year 2019 marks the 59th annual National Public Works Week sponsored by the American Public Works Association/Canadian Public Works Association be it now,
RESOLVED, I, Mayor Maggie Kronen do hereby designate the week May 19 – 25, 2019 as National Public Works Week; I urge all citizens to join with representatives of the American Public Works Association/Canadian Public Works Association and government agencies in activities, events and ceremonies designed to pay tribute to our public works professionals, engineers, managers and employees and to recognize the substantial contributions they make to protecting our national health, safety, and quality of life.
DONE at the Town of Cardston, Alberta this 23rd day of April, 2019.
Mayor of Cardston
Service Canada will be in the Library on Feb 26th 10-3pm to offer client services for:
• Social Insurance Number (SIN)
• Canada Pension Plan (CPP)
• Old Age Security (OAS)
• Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS)
• Employment Insurance (EI)
• My Service Canada Account (MSCA)
Feel free to attend a friendly lecture hosted by Victim Services on personal safety including how criminals target you, what you can do to stay safe at home, in your car, out walking or when travelling. How to act when in public and what to watch for. The does and don’ts with your purse and wallet and other little tips to keep you safe. If you are interested in your own personal safety for yourself or a loved one please attend this free informative presentation. All are welcome.
Now that school is back in session, a lot of children are home alone after school. Would you like them to learn how to stay safe while they are alone? If so, contact the Town Office to register them for the "Home Alone Safely Course". The course will be held on Saturday, Sept. 15th from 10:00am to 2:00pm. Please register at the Town Office by Thursday, Sept. 13th. For more information contact the Town Office at 403-653-3366.
Ice Skating Registration on Sept 6 & Sept 11 from 5-6:30pm at the Rink. Skate Canada learn to skate program offered for all ages and abilities taught by Nationally Certified and highly qualified coaches! Any questions please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Come and see a special exhibit celebrating the Centennial of the East Cardston Colony. Learn why the Hutterites came to Canada and how they hold onto their families. A film called “The Hutterites” produced by the Canadian National Film Board under the direction of Colin Low will be shown each day at 11:00 am and at 3:00 pm. Regular admission will be charged.