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Posted on: October 2, 2018

October Mayor's Message: 5 Things about Council’s First Year in Office

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It's almost been one year since the election, and as your newly elected Council, we knew we had a big job ahead of us. We understood that progress needed to be made on major issues and were eager to tackle the challenge of digging into the details of what...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: September 24, 2018

Looking into the future of seniors’ housing in Chestermere

Seniors housing survey

Independent living? Assisted living? What does seniors’ housing options look like in Chestermere? This is what the City is trying to find out. 

“Seniors’ housing in Chestermere is a high priority item in our Strategic Plan,” says Mayor Marshall Chalmers. “...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: September 21, 2018

Letter to CUI Stakeholders, Staff and Vendors

CUI Office

September 21, 2018

Dear Chestermere Utilities Incorporated Stakeholders, Staff and Vendors,

It has been public knowledge for a number of years now that the residents of Chestermere have many questions and concerns about their City owned company, CUI. The cu...

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News: City Council looking into alternative... City of Chestermere News
Posted on: September 11, 2018

September Mayor's Message

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After an eventful summer, it’s gearing up to be a busy fall here at City Hall.

I am pleased to tell you that we have made progress on two key priorities from our Strategic Plan. At the September 4th Council Meeting, we made decisions regarding bo...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: September 10, 2018

Chestermere to host first Small Business Week

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From October 14-19 the Chestermere Chamber of Commerce, with support from the City of Chestermere Economic Development department, will be hosting Chestermere’s first Small Business Week.

Small Business week will be comprised of networking opportunities an...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

Get your pie before it’s gone!

Ending Soon

How do you feel about your taxes? Wish you could get more services? Interested in cutting costs? Now’s the time to have your say.

Over the past few weeks, City Council has been inviting residents to dish up their opinion as they begin to look at setting mu...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: September 4, 2018

City Council looking into alternative options for CUI

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Today Chestermere’s City Council took action on the future of CUI.  After hearing overwhelming concerns from residents and having meetings with various representatives connected with CUI, including members of their Board, Council decide...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: September 4, 2018

Webster Industrial Park project not moving forward after thorough review

Webster Lands

At today’s regular meeting of Council, City Council decided to sell
the Webster Industrial Park lands rather than proceed with developing them attaxpayers’ expense.

This comes after a thorough eight-month
review of the project and c...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: September 4, 2018

A summer of adventure

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School is back in but many kids are going back to the classroom with memories of adventures – all created right here in Chestermere.

This past summer, the City offered a brand new program called the ‘Mobile Adventure Playground.&rsq...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: August 20, 2018

Changing A Life with a Backpack

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Mackenzie Alderson* is passionate about giving back to her community, not just because she believes in contributing, but also because she knows what it’s like to need a helping hand.

“We all do our best to raise our families and sometimes things spiral and...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

4 ways to make your pie locally sourced

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This summer, your City is inviting you to pull up a seat to the table to let them know how you would slice up the municipal budget pie for the next four years.

While you’re mulling over how to slice the budget pie, we have a few ideas for ways yo...

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

Free the firefighters from the rooftop!

Pack the Patrol Car

Chestermere Peace Officers are revving up for their first annual Pack the Patrol Car fundraiser on August 18 for the Chestermere Food Bank.

“We are looking to fill up our vehicles, trailers, and trucks to help support the Chestermere Food Bank an...

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Hitting the root of the problem

Goats Working

The goats are back and will be working hard to destroy the weeds in the off-leash area to make it more enjoyable and safe for all users.

This is the third time the goats will be visiting this park this summer, and not the last!

The goats, dogs and shepherds...

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Dish up your opinion on the City Budget this summer!

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This summer, your City is inviting you to pull up a seat to the table to let them know how you would slice up the municipal budget pie for the next four years.

“We’re inviting everyone to share their opinion about the City budget,” says Mayor Marshall Chal...

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Participate Here! City of Chestermere News
Posted on: August 2, 2018

August Mayor's Message

Bernies First Day

Yesterday, we welcomed our new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), Bernie Morton! Bernie and his family have just moved to Chestermere and if you see him out and about, I encourage you to join us in giving him a warm Chestermere welcome.

Hiring a new CAO w...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: July 26, 2018

Fun times ahead: Chestermere’s Water Festival is right around the corner!

Water Festival

Nancy Teghtmeyer’s two daughters Kayla and Alida have been coming to Water Festival since 2013 and love the musical entertainment and fireworks.

“My kids would never allow us to miss the fireworks; they are amazing every year,” says Nancy.

Chestermere’s ann...

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Posted on: July 25, 2018

Christmas comes in the summer for a Chestermere resident

Christmas in Summer

Christmas might be 5 months away from today, but for one Chestermere resident, the holiday spirit is alive and well this summer.

After her separation, Lindsay* found herself managing her anxiety, unemployment, and health issues in isolation.

Running out of ...

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Thank you Chestermere for completing the 2018 census

2018 Census

The 2018 census is now complete and Chestermere’s new population is 20,732, a 2% increase from 2017 (20,331).  

This year, more than half of respondents (56%) completed their census online.

“Each year we encourage residents to submit their informat...

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

Beautify your space with planters

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Planters are an excellent way to add curb appeal to your patio, walkways or garden. If you’re thinking of sprucing up your space this summer, planters are the way to go!

The City’s in-house gardening expert Alison Ciupa has some tips and tricks for beatify...

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Posted on: July 11, 2018

Ayana Kassam awarded Lemonade Day Youth Entrepreneur of the Year

Lemonade Day Award

The lemonade and weather could not have been sweeter for Chestermere’s third annual Lemonade Day on June 9, 2018.

Out of 171 participants registered, Ayana Kassam, a second grader at Prairie Waters Elementary, was named Lemonade Day Youth Entrepr...

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

July Mayor's Message

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Growing up in Northern Alberta, summer meant a lot - probably because it was so short.We took every advantage of those warm, longer days. We spent time on the river, ate until we were stuffed, got more than a few sunburns, made campfires, and got into the...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: July 4, 2018

1, 2, 3 to easy monthly tax payments

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2018 tax notices have been issued and many residents may be wondering how to sign up for monthly payments instead of paying one lump sum.

“The Tax Installment Payment Program (TIPP) is a good option for many residents as it spreads out the amount over the ...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: June 26, 2018

3 things to know about your tax notice

3 things to know

2018 Tax Notices have now been mailed to all property owners in the City of Chestermere.

If you pay once per year, the deadline to pay without penalty is July 31, 2018. If you are on the Tax Installment Payment Plan (TIPP), your payment amount will be auto...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Canada’s birthday is getting a whole lot tastier

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Pull out your Canadian tuxedo and get ready to celebrate Canada Day in John Peake Park! Come hungry, because this summer festival will surely delight all taste buds.

Don’t miss these delicious treats this July 1st:

1. Free pancake breakfast: What’s more Can...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

You’re Invited to Join the Conversation!

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The City of Chestermere wants to connect with you – about how you’d like to connect with your City!

The City has consulted residents on a range of topics including cannabis legalization, public hearings for new developments, and how we should upgrade the o...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

8 Chestermere ways to connect with your kids this summer

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School is almost out and you may be wondering what you will possibly do to keep your kiddos busy this summer. Well, you’re in luck that you live in a community bursting with opportunities for you and your kids to have some fun together.

Here are a few idea...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: June 7, 2018

Gather your change – it’s Lemonade Day this Saturday!

Lemonade Day 2018

Check under the couch cushions and search your seats for extra quarters because it’s Lemonade Day on Saturday!

Lemonade Day is an international event designed to teach kids ages 6-17 about entrepreneurship. Participants in the program learn about...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: June 5, 2018

Thank you! (June Mayor's Message)

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Thank you. We, your Council, very much appreciate that you take time to be involved in your community.

Simply by reading this message, you are demonstrating that you care about Chestermere and the direction we are heading.

In addition to reading th...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Want to see into the future? Check out the plans for Dawson's Landing

Dawsons Landing

Small community charm. Experiential eco-park. Outdoor focused lifestyle. A regional recreational site.

If these phrases are appealing, the upcoming Dawson’s Landing neighbourhood may be in your future.

“Dawson’s Landing is an e...

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Posted on: May 30, 2018

Chestermere Council hires new Chief Administrative Officer

New CAO Announcement

Chestermere City Council is pleased to announce that they have hired Bernie Morton as the new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) for the municipality.  

“Mr. Morton is coming to us with an exceptional blend of big city experience and sma...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: May 25, 2018

No Need for Speed

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In the early evening of May 24, a Chestermere Peace Officer was conducting traffic enforcement duties in the area of Range Road 284 and Chestermere Boulevard.

The officer observed a vehicle travelling southbound at an extremely high speed. The officer was ...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: May 22, 2018

Coming Soon to a Road Near You…

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If you’re driving around or through Chestermere, most of it is a smooth ride through a beautiful community.

Until you get to Township Road 240.

Like the villain in an action movie, this road is a nemesis for the 800 commuters that take it each day.

The grave...

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Posted on: May 11, 2018

Chestermere Parks has enlisted the help of goats to combat ‘baaad’ weeds this summer

Goats coming to Chestermere

Next week, a herd of goats will be coming to Chestermere to feast on some weeds.  

“There are various types of weeds in the off-leash area, some of which we cannot spray due to environmental factors. We are committed to controlling these...

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

3-2-1… Are you prepared?

Join us on May 12!

If a local disaster happened in our community tomorrow, would you be prepared?

That’s what Emergency Preparedness Week (May 6-12) wants to help you accomplish! The week-long event held in May each year aims to build a culture of preparedness in Canada.

This...

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

MAYor's Message

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Well, it seems like spring has arrived – and it looks as though the ice is finally melting on the lake!

For those of you clamoring to get boats out, we have been in contact with the Western Irrigation District (WID) and they let us know that they are delay...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: April 19, 2018

City Council reworks 2018 Budget to reduce planned tax increase

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Upon their election in 2017, one of the first items that the new City Council requested was a review of the 2018 budget.  

“We heard loud and clear from our residents that they wanted relief from tax rate hikes,” says Mayor Marshall Chalmers. “Wit...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Chestermere Connection Story: Creating jobs in Chestermere

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Alarm rings. Shower. Get dressed. Get the kids up. Breakfast (maybe). Coffee to go. Backpacks. Let the dog out. Drop kids off. Commute. Stuck in traffic. Red lights. Still stuck in traffic. Pay a ridiculous amount to park. Finally get in to work.

This is a...

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

City Hall wants your opinion on cannabis regulations for Chestermere

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Last year, the federal government committed to legalizing recreational-use cannabis.

Each level of government has different responsibilities that pertain to the legalization. Municipalities (like the City of Chestermere) will be making decisions about:

  • Rule...
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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Southwest Chestermere lands ready for development

Waterford Stage 1

Residents of southwest Chestermere will soon have more neighbours and new features to explore as the Outline Plan for Waterford Stage 1 has now been passed by City Council. 

Waterford is located on the west side of Rainbow Road just north of Towns...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: April 12, 2018

Building a Safe Community

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Now that spring has arrived, are you itching to get started on the renovations you’ve been dreaming about all winter?

Whether you plan to create a backyard oasis with a hot tub, build a deck or finally tackle the basement, be sure to check with the City to...

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: April 3

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At the Regular Meeting of Council on April 3, Council...

  • Presented certificates of achievement to youth who attended the Alberta Winter Games. Congratulations!
  • Heard a presentation from the Chestermere Lions Club about their work in the community.
  • Heard a pr...
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Posted on: April 5, 2018

April Mayor's Message

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After what seems like an endless winter, signs of spring are finally showing up around our community.

In our world, one seasonal indicator is the budget review - which is happening in early April. You are welcome to come and observe the next discussion as ...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: March 28, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: March 19

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At the Regular Meeting of Council on March 19, Council...

  • Adopted minutes from previous meetings.
  • Heard from 1 resident during Question Period. 
  • Adopted the consent agenda.
  • Heard an update on the Community Standards Bylaw that offered an update on wo...
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Posted on: March 13, 2018

8th Annual Easter Egg Hunt coming March 31

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The Easter Bunny will be visiting Chestermere in a few weeks at the annual Easter Egg Hunt Fundraiser on Saturday, March 31 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Lakeside Golf Club.

This year, there are more options for little Chestermereians to hunt for eggs as p...

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Posted on: March 6, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: March 5

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At the Regular Meeting of Council on March 5, Council...

  • Heard a presentation regarding the Chestermere Volunteer Job Fair that will bring together not for profit and charitable organizations in Chestermere.
  • Heard an update from the Interi...
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Posted on: March 6, 2018

March Mayor's Message

Mayor's Video

Planning our path forward 

Last fall, Chestermere residents told us what they’d like to see in our community. I’m very pleased to tell you that we have taken your comments, suggestions and dreams into account as we created our ...

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Watch my video introduction to our Strategic Plan City of Chestermere News
Posted on: February 23, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: February 20

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At the Chestermere City Council Meeting on February 20, Council:

  • Heard a presentation on the work of the Chestermere Therapy Dogs Society.
  • Listened to an overview of the Chestermere Whitecappers Association’s work and activities.
  • Heard a presentati...
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Official Agendas and Minutes City of Chestermere News
Posted on: February 21, 2018

Council sets Strategic Plan for the City

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Yesterday, City Council adopted a 4 year Strategic Plan for the City of Chestermere.

“As a Council, we have some very specific goals that we want to achieve during this term in office that were informed by our discussions with residents last fall...

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Read the 2018-2022 Strategic Plan City of Chestermere News
Posted on: February 8, 2018

50% of Webster Industrial Park’s Phase 1 Spoken For

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On Monday, Council accepted another Letter of Intent for land in the City’s southeast light industrial development. With the additional 2.26 acres, over half of the developable land in Phase I (of two) has now been spoken for.

“As a com...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: February 5

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At the Chestermere City Council Meeting on February 5, Council:

  • Recognized Haley Kennedy, a local high school student, for her efforts in raising awareness and money for those in need.
  • Heard a presentation from Rocky View Handibus on their program and work ...
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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: February 5, 2018

Chestermere Fire Services respond to vehicle fire

Chestermere Fire Services

At approximately 8:00 a.m. this morning, Chestermere Fire Services (CFS) was called to the Oakmere neighbourhood and responded to a vehicle on fire in a driveway that was threatening the nearby house. While there was slight damage to the exterior of the h...

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

Over $235,000 of funding provided to community groups

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The City of Chestermere’s Human Services Advisory Board is pleased to announce the recipients of the United Way Partnership and Family & Community Support Services (FCSS) 2018 Program Grants. This funding will help support programs and servi...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

February Mayor's Message

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As I write this, the snow is flying fast and so it seems, is Council. I am very pleased to tell you that we have been working hard to make headway on two of our top priorities.

First, we were very pleased with CUI’s announcement that they would not be seek...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: January 24, 2018

ICYMI: January Mayor's Message

Chestermere City Council

The January Mayor's Message was included in the Chestermere Connection - a quarterly publication that is sent to all Chestermere households. Read it (and past copies) at http://www.chestermere.ca/618/Chestermere-Connection if you missed it! 

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Posted on: January 23, 2018

City begins official search for permanent Chief Administrative Officer

CAO Search Post

At their last regular meeting, Council awarded a contract to Ravenhill Group Inc., an executive search company, to find a permanent Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) for the City of Chestermere.

“As Council’s one staff member, we recognize that finding a ...

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Posted on: January 17, 2018

January 15 Council Meeting Notes

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At the Chestermere City Council Meeting on January 17, Council: 

  • Heard a presentation from Camp Chestermere regarding their operations and activities.
  • Heard a presentation from the Watershed Committee. Upon request from the committee, Council direc...
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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: January 15, 2018

Don’t forget to renew your business license

Don't forget to renew your license

All Chestermere business licenses expire at the end of the year (December 31) and the deadline to renew is January 31, 2018.  

“One of our priorities is to help local business and entrepreneurs in Chestermere succeed,” says Catherine Proulx, Econo...

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Posted on: January 2, 2018

Mayor’s Message regarding CUI Announcement

Chestermere City Council

Council is very pleased with CUI’s recent announcement that they will not be seeking a utility rate increase in 2018.

One of Council’s first priorities following the election was to inform themselves of the company’s operations and what options may be avai...

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For more information please visit CUI's website City of Chestermere News
Posted on: December 21, 2017

Local youth receives $1,000 Mikkelsen Award to host unique talent show

Award presentation at Council Meeting

At the January 18 Council Meeting, local youth Jay Bailey was awarded the 2017 Dave Mikkelsen Award for Youth for her idea to create a community wide youth talent show.

“We received seven amazing applications for the Award this year,” said Mayor Marshall C...

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Posted on: December 20, 2017

December 18 Council Meeting Notes

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At the Chestermere City Council Meeting on December 18, Council: 

  • Received a cheque for Christmas with Dignity from the Knights of Columbus and Catholic Women’s League. Thank you!
  • Heard a presentation from Bow River Member of Parliament Martin Shie...
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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: December 6, 2017

December Mayor's Message: The First 40 Days

Chestermere City Council 2017 web

It hardly seems possible but December is upon us and we have now been on the job for just over a month.

In that time, we have been working hard to get up to speed on key issues like CUI and taxes. We continue to learn about our issues and opportunities thr...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: December 5, 2017

December 4 Council Meeting Notes

Council Chambers photo

At the Chestermere City Council Meeting on December 4, Council: 

  • Presented an Alberta Public Works Association Award – Manager of the Year to the City’s Office Coordinator at the Public Works Building.
  • Heard a presentat...
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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: November 28, 2017

Give a family in need a Christmas to remember

Lend a helping hand

2017 was a difficult year for many in our community as families faced job loss, divorce, health crises or other life changing events. For some, those changes will make the holiday season very difficult.

“The holiday season can be a stressful time...

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Posted on: November 23, 2017

November 20 Council Meeting Notes

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At the Chestermere City Council Meeting on November 20, Council: 

  • Presented an Alberta Municipal Health and Safety Association award to City staff in recognition of Chestermere’s commitment to providing employees with health and safety e...
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Posted on: November 21, 2017

City Partners with Chamber of Commerce to begin survey for local businesses

Chamber Survey

On Monday, November 20, the Chestermere Chamber of Commerce will be releasing an on-line survey to better understand the needs and requirements of all businesses in Chestermere.

“Myself and the members of the board are really excited about this s...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: November 17, 2017

November 6 Council Meeting Notes

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At the Chestermere City Council Meeting on November 6, Council: 

  • Presented a certificate of recognition to Alex Halat, a community member who recently received the Sovereign’s medal for volunteers.
  • Accepted the consent agenda which includ...
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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: November 14, 2017

Illuminate with cheer at the Winter Lights Festival!

Winter Lights Festival is November 25

Get cozy and celebrate winter in Chestermere at the annual Winter Lights Festival on November 25.

The event will kick off the Christmas season, with the official lighting of John Peake Park.

“We’re thrilled to bring this newly revamped f...

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View the schedule of events City of Chestermere News
Posted on: November 8, 2017

Nearly 28% of City’s Light Industrial Park spoken for

Webster Card

At their first official business meeting on November 6, Chestermere’s new City Council accepted five Letters of Intent for companies to purchase approximately 11.5 acres in the City owned Webster Industrial Park.

“We are very pleased to see more interest i...

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Posted on: November 6, 2017

Apply now to win $1,000 for a youth project of your choice!

Last year's winner Nathan Hermann

Applications are now open for the Dave Mikkelsen Award for Youth and the City is looking for ideas to support the young people of Chestermere.

"Youth are an important part of our community and we invite them to participate in this great award...

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

Lest we forget: Remembrance Day 2017

Remembrance Day

Each year, the community comes together on Remembrance Day to pay tribute to those who served to ensure our freedom. The ceremony this year is on November 11 at 10:45 a.m. in Anniversary Park and everyone is welcome to attend.

“Remembrance Day is...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: November 1, 2017

November Mayor’s Message: On the Job

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Last Monday, Council and I took our oaths of office and officially began our work as your elected officials.

We’ve only been at it for a week but I wanted to let you know that we are working hard to learn as much as we can as quickly as possible.

We’ve alre...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: October 25, 2017

New Chestermere City Council Begins Term

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The brand new Council for the City of Chestermere has officially started their four year term.

Mayor Marshall Chalmers, Councillor Laurie Bold, Councillor Cathy Burness, Councillor Mel Foat, Councillor Ritesh Narayan, Councillor Yvette Wagner and Councillo...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: October 16, 2017

2017 Election Results

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The initial unofficial results for the 2017 Election for the City of Chestermere’s new Mayor and Council have been compiled.

The unofficial results for the City of Chestermere for the 2017-2021 term of office are:

* Indicates candidate has been el...

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

Advance Voting begins this weekend

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Twenty candidates are seeking to become Chestermere’s next Council and the first opportunities to cast your vote are right around the corner.

Voters may cast their ballot at the advance voting dates of Saturday October 7 or Saturday October 14. P...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: September 29, 2017

New public members appointed to Rate Application Committee

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In early August, the City asked for interested members of the public to provide expertise to Council (in its role as utility regulator) by serving as members of the City of Chestermere Rate Application Committee.

Several interviews were conducted with qual...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: September 29, 2017

Statement from Chestermere Fire Chief regarding illegal opening of fire hydrants

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"Starting September 26 and throughout the last few days, numerous fire hydrants in our community have been opened by an unauthorized person or persons.

This illegal activity poses a danger to the water pressure levels of the City of Chestermere. Havin...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: September 26, 2017

Chestermere green lights 650 acre development up to Calgary border

Bridgeport outline plan concept

In just over 25 years, Chestermere has grown from a small summer village of 1000 to a thriving city of 20,000 residents. The community is planning to continue its exceptional growth as City Council recently approved an outline plan for new development of ...

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Posted on: September 25, 2017

City to sell 3 more acres in Webster Industrial Park

Webster Card

On September 18, Chestermere’s City Council accepted a Letter of Intent for a company to purchase 3 acres in the City’s new development: Webster Industrial Park.

“While the details of the transaction are currently confidential, we can confirm that the inte...

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Posted on: September 20, 2017

Election Candidates Announced: Choose your City’s decision makers

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This fall, Chestermere residents will elect a new Council to lead Alberta’s newest City for the next four years. As no incumbent members of Council have registered, residents will choose their new Mayor and City Council from 20 new candidates.

Ca...

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Posted on: September 19, 2017

Chestermere wins the fight against aquatic hitchhikers for another summer

Aquatic Invasive Species

This summer, the City of Chestermere worked hard to prevent invasive species from infesting Chestermere Lake and the results are paying off.

“We have not found any new invasive weed, insect or animal species in our lake this summer, which is good news,” sa...

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Posted on: September 12, 2017

New Community park welcomes visitors and celebrates youth

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The City of Chestermere, along with Synergy, community partners, businesses, donors and residents, will come together on September 22, to celebrate the grand opening of a new community space in Chestermere.

"Council is extremely pleased to see the com...

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Posted on: September 11, 2017

2017 Chestermere Arts Days Cancelled

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With great disappointment, the City has announced that the 2017 Chestermere Arts Days event has been cancelled.

“Earlier this year, we received word that we did not receive the provincial grant that has usually covered the costs of this event,&am...

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Posted on: September 6, 2017

Colliers International partners with Chestermere to bring light industrial development

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Over the past few years, City officials have been pursuing an aggressive economic development strategy to bring more jobs and businesses to Chestermere. Eager to accelerate business attraction in the City’s brand new light industrial business park, the co...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Thinking about Running for Council?

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In only several weeks, Chestermere residents will choose who will lead this City for the next four years by voting in the municipal election.

“Serving on City Council is one of the most effective ways to make a significant impact in a community a...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Assessors coming to update residential property assessments

Assesment Reminder 2017

Over the course of the summer, representatives from the City’s contracted assessment company, Accurate Assessment Group, will be in Chestermere conducting property assessment updates for homes that do not have a confirmation on the assessment roll for a d...

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Posted on: July 26, 2017

Taxes due July 31

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The deadline of July 31 to pay property taxes in the City of Chestermere is fast approaching. Residents paying in a lump sum can submit their payment by cash, debit or cheque at City Hall (either in person or in the drop box), by electronic banking, or by...

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

New Beach Volleyball Courts Named in honour of dedicated community member

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On July 17, friends and family met to witness the unveiling of a plaque to name Chestermere’s new beach volleyball courts in memory of long-time resident Craig Fawcett.

“The City of Chestermere was very fortunate to have had Craig Fawce...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: July 19, 2017

Bridge on Township Road 240 nearing completion; road work beginning soon

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If you haven’t driven Township Road 240 in a while, it only takes a moment to realize you’ll be in for a bumpy ride.

Chestermere’s southern border road is one of the few remaining gravel roads in the community. Over the past few years its usage has grown a...

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

Mouth-watering, must-try cuisine at the Chestermere Water Festival

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What is a summer festival without delicious food truck fare? From savoury to sweet, there’s sure to be something for every taste bud.

Featured Foods:

For the sweet tooth: Mini donuts, caramel filled churros and ice cream sundaes will have any adult or child...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: July 13, 2017

Music preview: Chestermere Water Festival

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Enjoy over eight hours of live rock, pop, blues and country music on the shores of Chestermere Lake at the annual Chestermere Water Festival on July 22.

Summer Music Showcase schedule:

1:00 p.m. Rock Vegas:  A Chestermere/Calgary ...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: July 12, 2017

Watershed Committee re-established to protect Chestermere Lake for future generations

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On a hot summer day, the cool waters of Chestermere Lake draw residents and visitors who are eager to enjoy some recreation and relaxation on one of Alberta’s limited bodies of water.

A group of local residents recognize that to keep the lake in good condi...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

Returning Officer appointed for 2017 Election

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Following a hiring process conducted by Administration, Council has appointed Susan McMahon as the Returning Officer for the 2017 Chestermere Municipal Election this October.

“We are very pleased to welcome Ms. McMahon as our Returning Officer,” said Tracy...

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

616 new residents spur Chestermere to surpass 20,000 population mark

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While Chestermere has consistently been one of the fastest growing communities in the country, this year marks a particular milestone as the municipal census indicates that the community grew by 3.1% to 20,331 residents.

With the new total, Chestermere mov...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

City progresses changes with Chestermere Utilities Inc. (CUI) - Summer Update

For the first half of the year, City staff, Council and CUI have been actively pursuing work that stemmed from the City’s 2016 Utilities Mandate and Rate Regulatory Review.

"Council looks forward to seeing the final pieces, which will be pre...

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Posted on: June 28, 2017

Community effort instrumental in creating a beautiful park for residents to enjoy

After months of hard work and dedication from generous volunteers, landscaping companies, contractors and staff, a new park at the corner of Rainbow Road and Chestermere Boulevard is nearing completion.

Every time we see a new park being develop...

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

Evaluating flowering rush control efforts in Alberta

The City of Chestermere is pleased to collaborate with Alberta Agriculture & Forestry to better understand aquatic invasive species and the best methods to eradicate them. Ms. Nicole Kimmel will be in Chestermere throughout the summer conduct...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

2017 Tax Notices Issued

Last week, Chestermere residents should have received their 2017 Tax Notice.  

As set in the 2017-2018 budget, there will be a 2.3% increase in the 2017 tax requirement. This means that a homeowner with a home valued at $500,000 can expect to pay ...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

Chestermere Fire Services Supports Investigation of Unknown Substance on Bow River

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At approximately 6:20 a.m. this morning, the Calgary Fire Department was called to the Bow River near Harvie Passage to investigate an unknown substance in the Bow river and the Western Irrigation Canal.

Hazardous Material, Aquatic teams and Fire crews are...

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

Chestermere embraces opportunity for smaller lots in future development

While Chestermere offers a wide array of beautiful large homes, most single family options begin in the $500,000 range and may be beyond the budget and needs for young couples, single professionals, empty-nesters and many other families.

With a recent chan...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: June 12, 2017

Summer Festivals

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Summer in Alberta can go by in the blink of an eye so be sure to mark your calendars for the fun free opportunities in our own community! Chestermere offers two amazing festivals that should be on everyone’s summer to-do list:

1. Get involved in ...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC) approves new AltaLink substation in Chestermere

The City of Chestermere learned today that the Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC) has approved AltaLink’s proposed substation location in the far southeast area of Chestermere.

“We are very pleased with this announcement,” sai...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

City Council passes 2017 Tax Rate Bylaw

At the regular meeting of Council on Monday, May 15, City Council passed the tax rate bylaw for 2017 with a tax requirement increase of 2.3%.

“Council has spent a lot of time debating and discussing this rate’s impact and we are very pr...

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Posted on: May 11, 2017

Statement from Mayor Patricia Matthews regarding Chestermere’s appeal of the Conrich ASP

The Municipal Government Board (MGB) has made its decision regarding Chestermere’s appeal of the Conrich Area Structure Plan (ASP) . They have chosen to allow Rocky View County to proceed as planned.

While we respect the process the MGB took to l...

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

Free family event to help prepare you for an emergency

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If Chestermere faced an emergency, would you be prepared?

The City of Chestermere’s Emergency Management Agency (CHEMA) is offering a free event about the importance of being prepared for an emergency. Kids, families, young adults and seniors can...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Digital To Do: Complete your Census!

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The annual municipal census will begin May 1 and the City is asking all residents to take a break from their regular online tasks to complete their census.  

“Completing the census is so easy and can be done in two minutes on your mobile...

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Pump up your summer at the improved Chestermere Family Bike Park!

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As the weather gets warmer, bike enthusiasts look forward to crushing the trails of the Chestermere Family Bike Park. This year, riders will be able to tackle new challenges following the completion of several new upgrades.  

“This seaso...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

2016 Financial Statements Available

The 2016 financial statements are now available for the public to view at www.chestermere.ca/financials.

The City of Chestermere’s annual financial statements are audited by a third party. Following a review by the Audit Committee, they were pres...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

Rock the block this summer

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During the winter months, it’s easy to come home, bundled against the cold, and head straight inside without so much as a glance to your snow-covered neighbourhood. Now that spring is here, it’s time to get out and get to know your com...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

City to begin marketing lots in Light Industrial Park

At the March 20 meeting, Council directed Administration to hire a Real Estate Broker to assist with the upcoming marketing and sales of the lots in the Light Industrial Park.

“Over the past year and a half, we have had 18 qualified leads express...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: April 3, 2017

Planning for development in east acreage areas underway

At the March 20 meeting, Council directed staff to continue the creation of an Area Structure Plan (ASP) for the acreages in the eastern portion of Chestermere.

When the land was annexed into Chestermere in 2009, one of the conditions was the eventual crea...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: March 30, 2017

Chestermere Mayor Patricia Matthews will not seek re-election

Earlier today, Chestermere Mayor Patricia Matthews announced that she will not be seeking another term as an elected official in Chestermere. 

 

“I'm very proud of the work I've done as Mayor since 2007 when we ...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

Community Resource Centre partners with Chestermere Food Bank to offer expanded services

The Community Resource Centre (CRC) is expanding its services! Starting in April 2017, the CRC will offer support, information and referral services at the Chestermere Regional Food Bank office once a week.

Danielle Fermin, the Family and Community Service...

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Range Road 282 Re-opened

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Update March 29, 2017: Range Road 282 has been reopened. Thanks for your patience as crews worked to address the drainage challenges.

Notice: Range Road 282, at the southeast end of Chestermere (see map below) will be closed until further notice due to flo...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

City presents 2017-2018 Corporate Business Plan

At the March 20th Council Meeting, the City’s Corporate Business Plan was presented and accepted. As a key document in the strategic planning cycle, the Corporate Business Plan outlines the tasks and budgeted initiatives Administration plans to ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

The City is powering down for Earth Hour. Will you?

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The City of Chestermere, along with thousands of cities across the world, will participate in Earth Hour on March 25 to help change climate change.

 

Now in its 11th year, Earth Hour is a global environmental movement founded by The World ...

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

City Council agrees to support Drought Resiliency Pilot

Many Alberta communities face challenges when it comes to stormwater management. Extreme rainfall and extended droughts make the need to conserve, manage, and reuse stormwater especially important.

Recently, Council agreed to participate in a Chestermere D...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: February 27, 2017

City to participate in AUC public hearing for AltaLink’s proposed sub-station location

The City of Chestermere will support AltaLink’s preferred substation location in Chestermere at the Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC) public hearing, beginning February 27 at Chestermere Landing.

“We applied to be an intervenor because...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

Chestermere.ca has a new look!

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The City of Chestermere is pleased to introduce a newly redesigned City website that is clean, simple and easy to navigate.

“Providing great service to residents is a top priority and we wanted our website redesign to reflect that,” sai...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Local youth skates his way to $1,000 Youth Award

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At the February 21 Council Meeting, Chestermere Lake Middle School student Nathan Hermann was awarded the 2016 Dave Mikkelsen Award for Youth for his idea to enhance youth experiences at the Chestermere Skate Park.

“The creativity from our youth ...

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Posted on: February 22, 2017

City releases Recreation Feasibility Study outlining plans for the future

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When the City’s Master Recreation Plan was released in 2014, one of the main considerations was a new indoor recreation facility to expand recreation offerings as the community grows. Over the last two years, the City’s Parks & Recreation team, along ...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Municipal Affairs' Review Complete: No Investigation Necessary

"I am pleased to let you know that the City of Chestermere has received a decision from the Government of Alberta indicating that, following their receipt and subsequent review of a 2016 petition, an investigation is not necessary.

Throughout the past...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: February 15, 2017

2016 Projects Completed and Ready to Use this Summer

In the midst of a snowy February day, Chestermere City Council received a report of projects that were completed in 2016 that will improve residents’ outdoor recreation experience this coming summer.

 

“We are very pleased to ha...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

Don’t forget to renew your dog licence!

It’s that time of year when all four legged residents of Chestermere need a renewed licence. Renewal notices were mailed to Chestermere dog owners last month and the deadline to renew is January 31, 2017.  

“Licensing your dog ...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: January 20, 2017

City updates Business Licence Bylaw to improve process for local businesses

The City of Chestermere is pleased to unveil changes to the business licence process that makes it easier and less expensive for local businesses to be licensed.

“We are working hard to attract more businesses to Chestermere and we want to ensure...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: January 17, 2017

Staff at the City: Chestermere Fire Services

Whether you see them at a local hockey game, volunteering at a block party or training at the Fire Hall, the men and women of Chestermere Fire Services (CFS) live by the principles of Pride, Professionalism and Proficiency.In addition to fire response, Ch...

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

Be Active in 2017!

January is a great time for the whole family to get involved with recreation activities and there is a new way to learn about what programs are offered here in Chestermere.

Do you want to learn to skate? Interested in what dance companies operate in Cheste...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: December 20, 2016

Council Approves 7.8% Utility Rate Increase for 2017

Following a thorough review process, City of Chestermere Council approved a motion at their regular December 19 meeting to allow Chestermere Utilities Inc. (CUI) to increase 2017 rates by an average 7.8% overall. CUI’s original request was to increase rat...Read on...

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Posted on: December 16, 2016

Chestermere Utilities Inc. (CUI) to Present Final Submissions for 2017 Rate Request

On Monday, December 19, City Council will deliberate over the final submissions for CUI’s 2017 Utility Rate Request. At this meeting, Council will review CUI’s responses to the public, Intergroup Consultants, and Council questions. Council will also revie...Read on...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Council passes 2017-2018 preliminary budget

At the meeting on December 5th, City of Chestermere Council passed the 2017-2018 Municipal Budget.   

“After very vigorous debate, Council passed a budget at our meeting that represents months of hard work by staff to...Read on...

City of Chestermere News
Posted on: December 8, 2016

Council Begins Thorough Review of CUI’s 2017 Rate Request

On Monday, December 5, Chestermere Utilities Inc. (CUI) presented its 2017 Utility Rate Request to Council. Council is now continuing to review the information, consulting with an industry expert, and asking CUI questions before rendering a decision. &...Read on... City of Chestermere News
Posted on: December 1, 2016

Chestermere Utilities Inc. Publishes 2017 Rate Request

Chestermere Utilities Inc. Publishes 2017 Rate Request December 1, 2016

As part of its annual planning cycle, Chestermere Utilities Inc. (CUI) has submitted its request for new 2017 utility rates. The requested rates and rationale supporting the requ...Read on...

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

Spreading the holiday spirit through Christmas Hampers

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With the holiday season quickly approaching, the Chestermere Regional Food Bank and Community Resource Centre are teaming up to help individuals and families through the Christmas Hamper program.

“We’ve already received more requests for assistance th...Read on...

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Posted on: November 25, 2016

City Council moves forward with new Utilities Mandate and Rate Regulatory Framework

The City of Chestermere has begun implementing the new Chestermere Utilities Inc. (CUI) Mandate and Rate Regulatory Framework. This work is based on City Administration’s Implementation Plan for Stack’d Consulting’s Final Rep...Read on...

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Posted on: November 23, 2016

2017 funding provided to community groups

The City of Chestermere is pleased to announce that funding for community groups providing preventative social services for Chestermere residents has been allocated for the 2017 year. In addition to the wide variety of programs offered through the Family ...Read on... Additional Info... City of Chestermere News
Posted on: November 18, 2016

City of Chestermere supports AltaLink’s proposed substation location

The City of Chestermere has applied to the Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC) to speak in support of AltaLink’s proposed substation location in the far southeast area of Chestermere.“AltaLink’s substation and preferred locati...

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City of Chestermere News
Posted on: November 16, 2016

City Budget Meetings Conclude

After thirteen hours of public budget presentations and deliberations, City Officials have concluded budget presentation meetings. 

Budget is always a stressful time as Council and Administration look to provide the most services and am...

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Posted on: November 9, 2016

Chamber of Commerce to organize 2017 Lemonade Day

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The City of Chestermere is pleased to announce that the Chestermere Chamber of Commerce has agreed to take the lead in organizing the 2017 Chestermere Lemonade Day.

“We are very proud to hand Lemonade Day over to the Chamber of Commerce,” said David P...Read on...

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Posted on: November 7, 2016

Light the lake at this year’s Winter Lights Festival!

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Grab your mitts, skates and loved ones for a cozy evening at the Chestermere Winter Lights Festival on November 26! Traditionally a January event, Chestermere’s annual Winterfest has been redeveloped to celebrate the official lighting of the Ch...

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Posted on: November 1, 2016

You can win $1,000 for a youth project of your choice!

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Do you have an amazing idea that will contribute to the enhancement of our community? Are you involved in a local organization that supports the development of youth in Chestermere? If the answer is yes, then you are ready to apply for the Dave Mikkelsen ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 20, 2016

City to Purchase Ice Resurfacing Machine for CRCA

On October 17, 2016, Council passed a motion to purchase an ice resurfacing machine to support the Chestermere Regional Community Association (CRCA).

The CRCA made the request to Council because its current machine is ten years old and 4-6 years past ...Read on...

City of Chestermere News
Posted on: October 19, 2016

Stack’d Presents Mandate and Rate Regulatory Report to Council

On October 17, 2016, Stack’d Consulting presented a summary of their final report to Council. The presentation provided a high-level overview of their progress to-date, a summary of the Mandate and Rate Regulatory Process, and next steps.
 “We have bee...Read on...

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Posted on: October 13, 2016

This week heats up for fire safety

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Do you know how often to check your smoke alarm? Chestermere Fire Services (CFS) wants you to know! This week, October 9-15 is the 20th anniversary of Fire Prevention Week in Canada.

This year’s theme is ‘Don’t Wait – Check the Date! Replace Smoke Al...Read on...

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Posted on: October 6, 2016

Share the warmth during this year’s Jacket Racket Program

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Winter is coming and the snow, cold and freezing winds will be here in no time. Unfortunately, many individuals and families will be heading out to face the season without proper winter clothing, and that’s where the City of Chestermere’s Jacket Racket pr...Read on...

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Posted on: October 3, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: October 1

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At the Regular Meeting of Council on October 1, Council...

  • Honoured Councillor Foat’s Guide Dog Walker naming him ‘Deputy Dog Walker’.
  • Adopted the minutes of previous meetings of Council.
  • Reviewed the action list.
  • Heard from 1 re...
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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: September 17

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At the Regular Meeting of Council on September 4, Council...

  • Began the meeting with an Indigenous Blessing of the Council Chambers and acknowledgement of the location of the meeting on the traditional Treaty 7 Lands.
  • ­­­­Pass...
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Posted on: September 5, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: September 4

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At the Regular Meeting of Council on September 4, Council...

  • Proclaimed September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and was joined by cancer survivor Landyn (age 11) and representatives from Kids Cancer Care Foundation of Alberta. 
  • Adopted minute...
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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: July 16

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At the Regular Meeting of Council on July 16, Council...

  • Awarded Ayana Kassam the 2018 Lemonade Day Youth Entrepreneur of the Year. Congratulations Ayana!
  • Presented an award of recognition to the Chestermere Historical Foundation for their work in the commu...
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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: July 16

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At the Regular Meeting of Council on July 16, Council...

  • Awarded Ayana Kassam the 2018 Lemonade Day Youth Entrepreneur of the Year. Congratulations Ayana!
  • Presented an award of recognition to the Chestermere Historical Foundation for their work in the commu...
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Posted on: July 6, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: July 3

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At the Regular Meeting of Council on July 3, Council...

  • Awarded Santina Fronte the 2018 Lemonade Day Best Stand Award. Congratulations Santina!  
  • Drew names for the 2018 Lemonade Day Bike Sweepstakes. The winner is Ethan Williams!
  • Adopted minutes f...
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Official Agendas and Minutes Council Meeting Notes
Posted on: June 20, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: June 18

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At the Regular Meeting of Council on June 18, Council...

  • Awarded Camp Chestermere with a recognition of their contribution to the community.
  • Heard a presentation from Community Futures Wild Rose on their work.
  • Listened to a presentation on the work of the Ch...
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Posted on: May 28, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: May 22

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At the Regular Meeting of Council on May 22, Council...

  • Heard a presentation from two Prairie Waters Elementary School Grade 5 students about their exhibition topic on “Inclusive Community Facilities.”
  • Heard a presentation from the Yell Youth Council regard...
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Council Meeting Notes
Posted on: April 19, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: May 7

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At the Regular Meeting of Council on May 7, Council...

  • Presented a certificate of achievement (in absentia) to Ben Hebert for his efforts representing Canada at the 2018 Olympics.
  • Presented an award of recognition to Sean Carter, a City employee who placed ...
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Posted on: April 19, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: April 16

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At the Regular Meeting of Council on April 3, Council...

  • Amended the Agenda. The final documents for a major project (Southlink and the Township Road 240 upgrade) were delayed until May 7. The capital budget was also delayed to May 7 and an In Camera item ...
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Posted on: April 5, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: April 3

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At the Regular Meeting of Council on April 3, Council...

  • Presented certificates of achievement to youth who attended the Alberta Winter Games. Congratulations!
  • Heard a presentation from the Chestermere Lions Club about their work in the co...
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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: March 19

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At the Regular Meeting of Council on March 19, Council...

  • Adopted minutes from previous meetings.
  • Heard from 1 resident during Question Period. 
  • Adopted the consent agenda.
  • Heard an update on the Community Standards Bylaw that offered an update on wo...
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Posted on: March 6, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: March 5

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At the Regular Meeting of Council on March 5, Council...

  • Heard a presentation regarding the Chestermere Volunteer Job Fair that will bring together not for profit and charitable organizations in Chestermere.
  • Heard an update from the Interi...
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Posted on: February 23, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: February 20

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At the Chestermere City Council Meeting on February 20, Council:

  • Heard a presentation on the work of the Chestermere Therapy Dogs Society.
  • Listened to an overview of the Chestermere Whitecappers Association’s work and activities.
  • Heard a presentation on the ...
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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Chestermere City Council Meeting Notes: February 5

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At the Chestermere City Council Meeting on February 5, Council:

  • Recognized Haley Kennedy, a local high school student, for her efforts in raising awareness and money for those in need.
  • Heard a presentation from Rocky View Handibus on their program and work ...
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Council Meeting Notes
Posted on: January 17, 2018

January 15 Council Meeting Notes

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At the Chestermere City Council Meeting on January 17, Council: 

  • Heard a presentation from Camp Chestermere regarding their operations and activities.
  • Heard a presentation from the Watershed Committee. Upon request from the committee, Council direc...
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Council Meeting Notes
Posted on: December 20, 2017

December 18 Council Meeting Notes

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At the Chestermere City Council Meeting on December 18, Council: 

  • Received a cheque for Christmas with Dignity from the Knights of Columbus and Catholic Women’s League. Thank you!
  • Heard a presentation from Bow River Member of Parliament Martin Shie...
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Posted on: December 5, 2017

December 4 Council Meeting Notes

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At the Chestermere City Council Meeting on December 4, Council: 

  • Presented an Alberta Public Works Association Award – Manager of the Year to the City’s Office Coordinator at the Public Works Building.
  • Heard a presentation from BILD Calgar...
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Council Meeting Notes
Posted on: November 23, 2017

November 20 Council Meeting Notes

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At the Chestermere City Council Meeting on November 20, Council: 

  • Presented an Alberta Municipal Health and Safety Association award to City staff in recognition of Chestermere’s commitment to providing employees with health and safety education.&...
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Posted on: November 17, 2017

November 6 Council Meeting Notes

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At the Chestermere City Council Meeting on November 6, Council: 

  • Presented a certificate of recognition to Alex Halat, a community member who recently received the Sovereign’s medal for volunteers.
  • Accepted the consent agenda which included corresp...
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Council Meeting Notes

News Flash

Posted on: August 30, 2018

Public Hearing for Cannabis-Related Land Use Bylaw Amendment

Excerpt from The Chestermere Anchor City News | August 30, 2018 | Page 9

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Economic Development
Posted on: August 17, 2018

You too can be Mighty Neighbourly

Looking for unique ways to promote your business and extend your services to new customers? Mighty Neighbourly can help. 

This local, volunteer run, modern day Welcome Wagon delivers a crate full of donated goodies, gifts, coupons and information ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: August 15, 2018

Non-perishable creates trifecta

Purchasing one non-perishable food item accomplishes three things.....

  1. Support your local grocer
  2. Help Chestermere Food Bank
  3. Engage with community enforcement and emergency services

EVERYONE WINS!

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Economic Development
Posted on: July 30, 2018

Business Speed Networking Event

SPEED NETWORKING

A fun and unique way to meet prospective clients in a matter of minutes!

August 23, 2018

Township 24

210, 100 Rainbow Road

Chestermere, AB

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Seating is limited to 35 people. Chamber members receive first right of refusal.

Chamber ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: June 28, 2018

Chestermere Chamber of Commerce Publishes First Newsletter

The Chestermere Chamber of Commerce just published their first news letter. Click here to give it a read...

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Economic Development
Posted on: May 22, 2018

Alberta Youth Entrepreneurship Camp 2018

If you have (or know of) youth ages 13-15 with an entrepreneurial spirit this is a must attend camp. Application deadline is May 31, 2017. Register on-line at www.ayec.ca.

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Economic Development
Posted on: April 16, 2018

Get Involved: Cannabis Legalization

Last year, a bill to legalize recreational cannabis was introduced by the Government of Canada.

Over the next several months, the City of Chestermere will be updating its bylaws and policies to prepare for legalization. 

Before we draft the regulat...

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Economic Development
Posted on: March 28, 2018

Turnkey Business available in the Heart of Chestermere

6,083 sq. ft. of prime real estate located in Chestermere Towne Square is available for immediate possession. This recently renovated, 150 person capacity restaurant  is complete with main dining room, private rooms for large groups, kitchen equi...

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Economic Development
Posted on: February 21, 2018

Chamber offers discount to see American Idol contestant, William Hung, speak at EDCE in Calgary

The Chestermere Chamber of Commerce has been offered a BOGO promotion on tickets to attend the Entrepreneurial Development Conference & Expo in Calgary, AB, March 3-4, 2018.

Join panelists Victoria Lennox, William Hung, Susan Solovic, Joelle Forster, R...

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Economic Development
Posted on: February 20, 2018

FINAL Reminder for Business licence Renewal

As valued members of our business community we have sent final reminders that as of February 1, 2018 your City of Chestermere business licence renewal period has expired. You will not receive an invoice.

Please ensure that your account is in good standing ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: February 20, 2018

Build Your Business - EDCE Calgary 2018

Entrepreneurial Development Conference & Expo was created to help business owners grow their business. This weekend event boasts several topics facing entrepreneurs in today's ever changing market. Topics include: growing your business in an economic ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: February 13, 2018

Chestermere Chamber Annual Meeting

Annual General Meeting

March 1, 2018

5:30-7:30 pm

Chestermere City Hall, 105 Marina Road

Join the Chamber for wine and appetizers as they share their vision for 2018.

Board positions are also available for anyone looking to get involved. 

There is no c...

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Economic Development
Posted on: February 13, 2018

Wine and Cheese Networking

Wine and Cheese Networking

February 16, 2018

5:30-7:30pm

Chestermere Public Library, 105B Marina Road

Guest Speaker: Dean Young, Peaceman Consulting

Crime prevention at your business

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Chamber Members: Free

Non-Members: One (1) pers...

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Economic Development
Posted on: February 9, 2018

Franchise Show in Calgary Feb 10 & 11, 2018

Ever want to be your own boss? Dream of owning your own company? 2018 is the year to make that dream a reality!

Canada's ultimate franchise exhibition, and official show of the Canadian Franchise Association, will be in Calgary, February 10 & 11, from ...

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Additional Info... Economic Development
Posted on: January 12, 2018

Chestermere welcomes 11 new businesses in December

Chestermere is a rapidly growing city and we are honoured these entrepreneurs have chosen our community to operate their business. We would like to introduce and welcome the following businesses:

We encourage you learn more about these businesses and the s...

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Economic Development
Posted on: December 14, 2017

The Chestermere Chamber of Commerce presents: Todd Hirsch

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On January 18, 2018  Todd Hirsch, ATB Financial's Chief Economist, will be speaking at the Waiting Room Cafe on Alberta's economic forecast for 2018.

Mr. Hirsch holds a BA Honours in Economics from the University of Alberta and an MA in Economics ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: December 7, 2017

November welcomes 15 new businesses to Chestermere

Chestermere is a rapidly growing City and we are honoured these 15 entrepreneurs have selected our community to operate their business. We would like to introduce and welcome the following businesses:

We encourage you to learn more about these businesses a...

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Economic Development
Posted on: December 7, 2017

Still pondering your 2018 resolution?

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Still pondering your 2018 resolution?  Turn your entrepreneurial dreams into a reality, or take it to the next level with a solid business plan. 

Open to new and existing businesses throughout the CF Wild Rose Region, Chinook Entrepreneur...

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 28, 2017

Chestermere business owner donating opening day proceeds to charity

We are very excited to welcome COBS Bread to Chestermere on November 29 for the grand opening of their 100th Canadian franchise! Join us at 2:00 pm for the official ribbon cutting ceremony; support a local business and charity with the purchase of freshly...

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 20, 2017

Alberta’s new Employment Standards Code comes into effect January 1, 2018

Employment standards are an integral part of any business, providing protection for you and your employees.

Alberta’s workforce has evolved over the past decade. The new legislation has been updated to accommodate living wage, vacation, general h...

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 20, 2017

Chamber launches survey to improve service to local businesses

November 17, 2017 – For immediate release

Chestermere, AB –On Monday, November 20, the Chestermere Chamber of Commerce will be releasing an on-line survey to better understand the needs and requirements of all businesses in Chestermere....

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 16, 2017

Mayor's Breakfast Attendance Biggest Yet

The City would like to congratulate the Chestermer Chamber of Commerce for another successful Annual Mayor’s Breakfast, boasting a record attendance just shy of 100 people.

This morning’s program commenced with welcoming remarks from Ro...

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 13, 2017

Parker: Chestermere builds new business park

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One of the fastest growing communities in Canada, Chestermere has transformed from a summer village into a vibrant urban centre in just two decades. 

City officials have pursued an aggressive economic development strategy in recent years to bring ...

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Additional Info... Economic Development
Posted on: November 8, 2017

Nearly 28% of City’s Light Industrial Park spoken for

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Chestermere, AB – At their first official business meeting on November 6, Chestermere’s new City Council accepted five Letters of Intent for companies to purchase approximately 11.5 acres in the City owned Webster Industrial Park.

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Economic Development
Posted on: October 30, 2017

October welcomes 11 new businesses to Chestermere

Chestermere is a rapidly growing city and we are honoured these entrepreneurs have chosen our community to operate their business. We would like to introduce and welcome the following businesses:

We encourage you learn more about these businesses and the s...

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Additional Info... Economic Development
Posted on: October 24, 2017

Congratulations to the 2017 Chestermere Chamber Business Award Winners

The atmosphere had a great energy as attendees buzzed with nervous excitement at the 2017 Chestermere Chamber of Commerce Business Awards Dinner held Friday, October 13 at the Chestermere Lake Side Golf Club,  Chestermere, AB

Guests were treated t...

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Economic Development
Posted on: October 23, 2017

September welcomes 11 new businesses to Chestermere

Chestermere is a rapidly growing community and we are honoured these entrepreneurs have chosen our city to operate their business. We would like to introduce and welcome the following businesses:

We encourage you learn more about these businesses and the s...

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Economic Development
Posted on: October 18, 2017

Developer dream property for sale on Chestermere Lake

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Waterfront commercial property is unheard of in the Prairie, that's what makes this opportunity a rare find. A mere 21 km proximity from downtown Calgary, located on the north end of Chestermere Lake, this 1.3 plus acre mixed use commercial property is a ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: October 17, 2017

Lease opportunity available in heart of residential community

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This 2,900 sq.ft. move-in ready jewel nestled in Chestermere Business Park is available for lease in November 2017. Located on the west side of Chestermere, this perfectly situated commercial nub hosts: No Frills Grocery, Liquor and Gas Bar, dentist offic...

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Economic Development
Posted on: September 25, 2017

City to sell three more acres in Webster Industrial Park

Chestermere, AB – On September 18, Chestermere’s City Council accepted a Letter of Intent for a company to purchase three (3) acres in the City’s new development: Webster Industrial Park.

“While the details of the tr...

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Economic Development
Posted on: September 6, 2017

Colliers International partners with Chestermere to bring light industrial development

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Over the past few years, City officials have been pursuing an aggressive economic development strategy to bring more jobs and businesses to Chestermere. Eager to accelerate business attraction in the City’s brand new light industrial business park, the co...

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Additional Info... Economic Development
Posted on: April 5, 2017

City to begin marketing lots in Light Industrial Park

At the March 20 meeting, Council directed Administration to hire a Real Estate Broker to assist with the upcoming marketing and sales of the lots in the Light Industrial Park.

“Over the past year and a half, we have had 18 qualified leads express serious i...

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Economic Development
Posted on: May 26, 2017

Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC) approves new AltaLink substation in Chestermere

The City of Chestermere learned today that the Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC) has approved AltaLink’s proposed substation location in the far southeast area of Chestermere.

“We are very pleased with this announcement,” said Jean-Marc Lacasse, Chesterme...

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 18, 2016

City of Chestermere supports AltaLink’s proposed substation location

The City of Chestermere has applied to the Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC) to speak in support of AltaLink’s proposed substation location in the far southeast area of Chestermere.“AltaLink’s substation and preferred location in Chestermere’s future lig...

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Economic Development
Posted on: September 9, 2015

City purchases land to increase development of non-residential tax base

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Earlier this spring, the City of Chestermere purchased 101 acres of land in the southeast area of the City for the purpose of increasing the development of non-residential offerings within the City’s borders. 

“Chestermere resi...

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More Information... Economic Development

News Flash

Posted on: February 1, 2018

Winter 2018 Childcare Link Newsletter http://bit.ly/2Eq0skR

Check it out for Crafts, Recipes and more!

Additional Info... ELCC Provider List
Posted on: September 19, 2017

Smart Start for Boys 11th annual ELCC conference registration open!

Please join us Saturday, October 21 for our 11th Annual ELCC Conference: Smart Start for Boys. The Early Learning Childcare (ELCC) Conference is a conference for parents, foster parents, caregivers, childcare providers, and preschool teachers to develop n...

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Additional Info... ELCC Provider List
Posted on: August 29, 2017

ELCC Fall 2017 Newsletter www.chestermere.ca/ELCC

See the newsletter for tips, recipes, educational opportunities and seasonal crafts.

Please note the next provider meeting topic is 'Choosing Quality Child Care' on November 7, 2017 at 6:00pm.  

If you require child care, please pre-register.

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ELCC Provider List
Posted on: April 1, 2017

ELCC 2017 Conference registration is open: Smart Start for Boys

  • Learn why stereotyping boys hinders development
  • Accept each boy’s unique personality and anticipate his needs
  • Encourage optimal growth
  • Learn how to talk so he will listen and how to listen so he will talk
  • Help foster the desire to read and be successful in sc...
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Additional Info... ELCC Provider List

News Flash

Posted on: September 27, 2018

Chestermere Parent Link October Update

Hello families!

We are so excited to share our full lineup of programs, and workshops that will be happening in October at the Kidz 1st Network Parent Link Centre.

Parents and caregivers are invited to join us for our 12th annual Early Learning &am...

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October Calendar Parent Link Centre
Posted on: August 30, 2018

Chestermere Parent Link September Update

Hello families,

We are very excited to share our lineup of programs we will be offering this fall! Click below to see a full description of each, including several of our brand new programs (Grow & Learn, Baby Sweet TalkPipsqueak Picassos, and Caring T...

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September Calendar Parent Link Centre
Posted on: July 23, 2018

August Calendar & Program Updates! https://bit.ly/2qelZcS

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Please note we have changed locations for July 24th & 26th Meet me at the Park

July 24th - Anniversary Park with the Mobile Adventure Playground

July 26th - Indus Recreation Centre Playground

In case of inclement weather, we will relocate to the Parent L...

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Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: June 29, 2018

Chestermere Parent Link Summer update https://bit.ly/2qelZcS

Parents and children will not want to miss this fun filled summer of programs and events! Family Planting Day1,2,3 Play With MeMy Green ThumbMeet Me at the Park scheduleMusic Kinder CampMad Science Event (August)

All regular drop in programs are running as...

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Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: May 31, 2018

Chestermere Parent Link June 2018 update

Parents will not want their children to miss the fun activity packed month of June! Starting with the Family Planting Day June 4th, The Intergenerational Teddy Bear Picnic June 5th, there is also the Noodle Do Dad and Child Play date at the Langdon Fireha...

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Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: May 1, 2018

Chestermere Parent Link Centre May Update https://bit.ly/2qelZcS

May kicks off with our great line up of Spring programs along with the Beach Party on May 4th at Anniversary Park for the Child and Youth Mental Health Day.  Don't forget all May birthdays being celebrated with Cake & Friends on May 24th.Have...

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Parent Link Centre
Posted on: April 26, 2018

Chestermere Parent Link Beach Party for Child & Youth Mental Health Day! https://bit.ly/2qelZcS

Friday May 4, 201810:00 am - 12:00 pmAnniversary Park208 West Chestermere DriveJoin us and over 10 service providers for activities, crafts, stories and more!Come learn how you can show you care, build public awareness, and start a conversation about the ...

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Parent Link Centre
Posted on: April 12, 2018

Parent Link Relocation Feasibility Study https://bit.ly/2qelZcS

The Kidz 1st Network Parent Link Centre in Chestermere provides parents, caregivers, and their children with supports to ensure that children come to school ready to learn, and provides caregivers with the resources needed to help their children develop a...

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Parent Link Centre
Posted on: March 20, 2018

Chestermere Parent Link April Update http://bit.ly/2qelZcS

The Chestermere Parent Link Centre is hosting their Open House to be held on April 9th from 10:00 am-2:00 pm to register for the upcoming programs - don't miss it!

Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: March 9, 2018

Chestermere Parent Link Program Survey http://bit.ly/2IcIaoD

The Kidz 1st Parent Link Centre is excited to announce the FREE Bringing Baby Home workshop to our Centre in Spring 2018! This Workshop is for new or expecting couples living in Chestermere and Southeast Rocky View. Developed by the Gottman Institute, Bri...

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Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: March 1, 2018

Chestermere Parent Link March Update www.chestermere.ca/plc

Please call to register for any of our March events including Little Scientists (403) 207-7050 or come on by to the Parent Link Centre for the Drop In programs - see the Calendar for days and times!

Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: February 1, 2018

Chestermere Parent Link February Update http://bit.ly/2qelZcS

Call to Register for any of our February events! (403)207-7050

Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Chestermere Parent Link program registration January 10 http://bit.ly/2qelZcS

Parent Link will be on hand at the Mini Energizer Night at the Chestermere Recreation Centre (201 W Chestermere Drive) for program registration. Classes fill quickly, arrive early. 

Notes about Registration:

  • Programs are free
  • Registration for class...
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Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: December 13, 2017

Cake & Friends at Parent Link www.chestermere.ca/plc

December Cake Friends

Join us Thursday, December 4th 3:00-4:30pm for cupcakes, friends, activities and learn about your child's growth and development through Ages & Stages!  Please call 403-207-7050 to register.

Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: December 19, 2017

Picnic with Santa and Parent Link! chestermere.ca/plc

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Please join us today for carols with Miss Mel, lunch, some Christmas cheer & a visit with Santa! No registration required.

Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Picnic with Santa and Parent Link! chestermere.ca/plc

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Join Miss Mel and the Whitecappers Senior Group for carols, lunch, some Christmas cheer & a visit with Santa! No registration required.

Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: November 29, 2017

Chestermere Parent Link December Update: www.chestermere.ca/plc

December Calendar now online!
Register for Cake & Friends, Birthday Celebration and join us for Langdon Programming on Fridays!

Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: October 31, 2017

Chestermere Parent Link Centre November 2017 Update

Call 403-207-7050 to inquire or to register for classes

Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: October 1, 2017

Chestermere Parent Link Centre October 2017 Update

Here's what's happening this month:

  • Macaroni Kid Chestermere is hosting a Halloween costume swap at the centre October 4, 6:00-8:00pm.  Email Kim for more information.
  • New drop-in play programs for babies and toddlers out in Langdon will begin Octo...
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Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: September 20, 2017

Costume Swap dates for your ghouls & goblins at Chestermere Parent Link October 4!

Costume Swap Rules

  • One costume = One ticket
  • Accepting all sizes of costumes from infant to young adult
  • MUST be  new or gently used/worn with no visible tears or stains.
  • Please pin/bag all pieces together
  • If you wouldn’t take it at a swap, then it’s pr...
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Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: September 18, 2017

Smart Start for Boys 11th annual ELCC conference registration open!

Please join us Saturday, October 21 for our 11th Annual ELCC Conference: Smart Start for Boys. The Early Learning Childcare (ELCC) Conference is a conference for parents, foster parents, caregivers, childcare providers, and preschool teachers to develop n...

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Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: July 24, 2017

Chestermere Parent Link Survey

We want to hear from you! Kidz 1st Network Parent Link Centre is interested to know how programming within the Chestermere and South East Rockyview supports your family. Thank you in advance for taking our short survey!

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/W679Y...

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Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: August 29, 2017

Chestermere Parent Link Centre September 2017 Update www.chestermere.ca/plc

Registration for Fall 2017 programs will be 6:00-8:00pm Wednesday, September 6 at the Chestermere Recreation Centre (201 W Chestermere Drive) and 7:00-9:00pm Thursday, September 7 at the Langdon Fieldhouse (251 Whitney St NE, Langdon).  Spaces fo...

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Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: July 7, 2017

Register for Youth Programs: www.chestermere.ca/plcprograms

Youth will learn resilience and managing everyday pressures and building emotional character, maintaining healthy friendship skills, identifying triggers to big emotions and learning appropriate ways to manage them, and building confidence for success in ...

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Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: June 26, 2017

Summer @ Parent Link: chestermere.ca/plcprograms

Join us this year with park playdates, walking program, field trips, and gardening! Registration opens July 4 at 9:00am.

Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: June 14, 2017

NEW Chestermere Parent Link program: www.chestermere.ca/plcprograms

Join our Program Facilitators at Camp Chestermere every Wednesday 5:30-7:30pm starting tonight and throughout the summer for fun and engaging movement activities, promoting physical literacy and lifelong healthy habits!  Camp Chestermere is locat...

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Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: June 2, 2017

Face-Painting at Bike Park Kick-Off! www.chestermere.ca/plc

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Kidz 1st Network Parent Link Centre will be offering FREE face-painting & helmet safety checks with a donation to the Chestermere Food Bank at the Family Bike Park Kick-Off event June 3!

Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: June 3, 2017

Parent Link Teddy Bear Picnic! www.chestermere.ca/plc

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Join us at John Peake Park Gazebo for a teddy bear picnic in the park for songs, stories, snacks & crafts June 7, 10:00am-12:00pm.

Additional Info... Parent Link Centre
Posted on: June 1, 2017

Chestermere Parent Link June Update: www.chestermere.ca/plcprograms

Warmer weather is here, and we are excited to get outside at these events this month: Bike Park Kick-Off, Family Planting Day, Teddy Bear Picnic and the Langdon Father’s Day Walk/Run!  In addition, we are introducing a brand-new program...

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Additional Info... Parent Link Centre