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Cathy Ellis

Cathy Ellis
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403-609-0220
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cellis@outlook.greatwest.ca

Recent Work by Cathy

Banff is Alberta's top COVID-19 hotspot

Banff is Alberta's top COVID-19 hotspot

The Town of Banff, businesses and Banff-Kananaskis MLA Miranda Rosin advocating for mass vaccinations given Banff's nature as a tourist resort.
Banff's downtown pedestrian zone opening April 30

Banff's downtown pedestrian zone opening April 30

"As people walk in the area and the lineups form at several businesses – retail restaurants, whatever the case may be – we have to have additional space for pedestrians, both visitors and our residents," said Mayor Karen Sorensen
Banff a COVID-19 hotspot in Alberta

Banff a COVID-19 hotspot in Alberta

“COVID certainly has a strong hold on us here in the valley and we have to do everything we can to shake it loose.”
Banff solar rebate cap increased to $15,000

Banff solar rebate cap increased to $15,000

“This will hopefully entice or encourage commercial property owners, so with larger roofs, to participate and install larger arrays," said Michael Hay, the Town's manager of environment and sustainability
Banff a COVID-19 hotspot in Alberta

Banff a COVID-19 hotspot in Alberta

“COVID certainly has a strong hold on us here in the valley and we have to do everything we can to shake it loose.”
Banff drafts new green municipal building policy

Banff drafts new green municipal building policy

“I hope we don’t bend or break on the environmental side too much, especially considering these upfront investments in this proposed policy pay for themselves over time,” said Michael Hay, the Town's environment and sustainability manager.
Banff's 2020 budget ends with $127 surplus in difficult COVID-19 year

Banff's 2020 budget ends with $127 surplus in difficult COVID-19 year

Banff's 2020 year-end financial statements to come council on April 26
Draft management plan calls for paid parking at Moraine Lake

Draft management plan calls for paid parking at Moraine Lake

“The Lake Louise area strategy will focus on two key objectives: improving ecological integrity, and enhancing the quality of visitor experiences,” states the draft management plan for Banff National Park.
Special meeting set to discuss opening Banff ped zone before June

Special meeting set to discuss opening Banff ped zone before June

“I support trying to get the pedestrian zone before June … but I do personally feel I need more information about the health and safety of the community," said Mayor Karen Sorensen.
Garbage left behind at Cascade Ponds has locals calling for increased enforcement

Garbage left behind at Cascade Ponds has locals calling for increased enforcement

“Indirectly feeding wildlife by being careless and leaving garbage out is just as bad as directly feeding wildlife. The end result is the same in both cases – the animal will likely have to be relocated or destroyed.”