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COVID-19 UPDATE - November 27th

November 27 2020

Letter to citizens, Nov 27, 2020 Dear citizens, I will give you a Covid-19 update in our Health region and on related items of Council’s Business. As you are mostly aware through the media, the Covid-19 situation is rather grim in the Country and especially in Alberta…

COVID-19 New Business Occupancy Limits

November 25 2020

Effective November 24th, 2020, the Alberta Government has enacted mandatory restrictions in an effort to "bend the curve" (see https://www.alberta.ca/enhanced-public-health-measures.aspx). Among these restrictions is access to some businesses. Effective November 27th,…

COVID-19 Update - November 20th

November 23 2020

Dear citizens, Nov 20,2020 In this release, I will give you some Covid-19 update and related items. As you follow the news on Covid 19 for Canada and Alberta various health zones, you would be aware that numbers of active cases are rising at a very quick rate. Front…

COVID-19 UPDATE - November 17th

November 17 2020

Cardston County moves back to Enhanced MeasuresCardston County has moved back to Enhanced Status on the Provincial Relaunch Status Map, with 21 active cases and an active case rate of 127.6 per 100,000 people. This status change includes the Town of Cardston and all…

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING OF COUNCIL

November 16 2020

Special Budget Meeting Called Pursuant to section 194 and 196 of the Municipal Government Act, the Council of the Town of Cardston in the Province of Alberta, duly assembled, is hereby giving 24 hours notice as legislated of a Special Meeting of Council called to discuss…

Lest we Forget - Cardston's Fallen Heroes

November 11 2020

Watch the Ceremony on TV or online CBC, CTV and Global will broadcast the Ceremony live on TV Watch the Ceremony live on the Royal Canadian Legion's Facebook page (8:45 am Cardston time) Watch the The Roll of Honour for the Town of Cardston. This video is a tribute…

Update to Provincial Relaunch Status Map

November 9 2020

Update from the Southern Alberta field agent for the Alberta Health Emergency Operations Centre: At 4pm today (Monday, November 9th), Cardston County (Including the Town of Cardston and Blood Reserve) will move back to Watch Status on the Provincial Relaunch Status…

2020 Remembrance Day Services

November 1 2020

Watch the National Ceremony in Ottawa on Wednesday, November 11 at 8:45am Cardston time (10:45 in Ottawa): Legion Website  Legion Facebook Page  The Town of Cardston along with the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #170 have been waiting for direction on how to move forward…

Mayor and RCMP Sergeant Q&A

October 20 2020

Town Council will be hosting a video-recorded question and answer session in the near future between the Mayor of Cardston and the Sergeant of the Cardston Royal Canadian Mounted Police Detachment. During the Q&A, the Mayor will be asking questions submitted by the…

Public Skating CANCELED: COVID-19

October 14 2020

We regret to announce that Alberta Health Services (AHS) has issued the Town of Cardston an order to cancel all public skating until further notice. Following a visit from the AHS Health Inspector, the Town was informed that Public Skating is not allowed under the…

Volunteer Needed: FCSS Board

October 9 2020

The FCSS Board has one seat vacant for a Cardston citizen at-large they are looking to fill. If you have a desire to serve your community in  Family and Community Support Services. Please visit the Committees page and download the form to apply for the position. ...

COVID-19 UPDATE - October 9th

October 9 2020

October 9, 2020 Dear citizens, Covid 19 Update on our Health Region Fall is in the air, Schools are back in session and Thanksgiving is around the corner. It is time for me to give you a Covid update. First of all I want to commend you for having followed the Alberta…

COVID-19 Important Reminders

October 8 2020

The following message was released by Alberta Health Services regarding COVID-19 behaviours: It is essential that Albertans follow the public health measures in place. Anyone who is identified by AHS as close contact is legally required to isolate for 14 days. Anyone…

Halloween during COVID-19

October 7 2020

The Town has recieved numerous inquiries regarding Halloween, and how it may be affected this year by COVID-19. Since the beginning of the pandemic, Council has not enacted or imposed any special restrictions in Town related to COVID-19. Other municipalities have enacted…

Flag of Cardston

October 2 2020

Town Council is considering updating the flag of the Town of Cardston, but wants some public input first. please visit https://www.cardston.ca/flag-of-cardston to learn more....

2020 Taxes

September 29 2020

Please be advised that September 30th, 2020 is the last date you can pay property taxes before the first penalty of the year is applied. The July 1st penalty of 8% was waived for the year of 2020 by Town Council in order to offer people some relief during the financial…

Cardston Championship 18 hole Disc Golf Course Proposal

September 9 2020

A proposal has been made to the Parks and Recreation Committee to install an 18 hole championship disc golf course in the Lee Creek Valley, at a minimal expense to the Town.  The Parks and Recreation Committee would like to gauge the public interest in having a championship…

Fire Restriction in Effect

August 18 2020

The Fire Chief has enacted a fire restriction for the Town of Cardston and surrounding county and villages. Fire permits are not being issued at this time, but backyard fire pits are allowed if extreme caution is exercised. Please refer to the Alberta Fire Bans website.If…

2020 Young Citizen of the Year

August 12 2020

Sara Salmon Sara Salmon is a kind, hardworking, friendly young woman who always strives to be inclusive and make others feel welcome.  Her peers say, “Sara is the nicest person.”  Sara graduated this year from Cardston High School. Sara has been active on two…

2020 Lifetime Citizen Achievement Award

August 12 2020

Andy and Joan Strang Andy and Joan Strang moved to Cardston in the early 1970’s and have faithfully served the citizens of Cardston, Cardston County, the Blood Reserve, and those of the surrounding area for the past 50 years.  Andy is a very kind and gentle man. …