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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

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.”
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.”
Banff council turns down rapid test pilot program

Banff council turns down rapid test pilot program

Rapid Test & Trace Canada co-founder Sandy White said he was "shocked and disappointed" that council turned down the proposal, which had been developed with health experts.
More than half Banff's COVID-19 cases are variants

More than half Banff's COVID-19 cases are variants

The Town of Banff reports RCMP have issued nine new public health violations, with more charges pending, following an after-hours staff gathering at a local bar.
Parks Canada reaches deal with Golden, Lake Louise on road rescue

Parks Canada reaches deal with Golden, Lake Louise on road rescue

“We’re happy with where things have landed and we do really see this as a sustainable long-term solution," said Alex Kolesch, a Parks Canada senior advisor.
Parks Canada reaches deal with Golden, Lake Louise on road rescue

Parks Canada reaches deal with Golden, Lake Louise on road rescue

“We’re happy with where things have landed and we do really see this as a sustainable long-term solution," said Alex Kolesch, a Parks Canada senior advisor.
Alberta government reviewing threatened status of grizzly bears

Alberta government reviewing threatened status of grizzly bears

“The endangered species conservation committee must first review all available information and make a recommendation to the Minister of Environment and Parks,” said John Muir, a spokesperson for Alberta Environment and Parks.
Alberta government reviewing threatened status of grizzly bears

Alberta government reviewing threatened status of grizzly bears

“The endangered species conservation committee must first review all available information and make a recommendation to the Minister of Environment and Parks,” said John Muir, a spokesperson for Alberta Environment and Parks.