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Calmar is located in the heart of Alberta’s agriculture and oil field industries offering the very best of the Alberta Advantage. Our vibrant community is just 25 minutes southwest of the City of Edmonton, providing a rich quality of life found in a small town setting.
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Our Ambitious Future

Community Strategic Direction Setting & Brand Refresh for the Town of Calmar

The Town of Calmar is leading the initiative: The "Our Ambitious Future" project – anticipated to be completed by early September, will see the participation of residents, Town Staff and the Public Communications & Marketing Committee in direction-setting.

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Calmar's Ambitious Future

WE NEED YOUR INPUT AND IDEAS!

The Town will be using its Facebook page over the next month or two to ask residents some key questions.

Notices for Residents

  • NEW Proposed Bylaw

    A Bylaw regulating Recreational Vehicles & Camping has been developed and received 1st read by Town Council. Public input is welcome and encouraged. Please email your comments here. Comments received prior to Regular Meeting of Council on Dec 6th will be reviewed prior to the consideration of 2nd and 3rd read. View the Bylaw here.

  • Special Meeting of Council

    November 30th at 12:00pm. GoToMeeting Public Access Code: 738-393-413. View the agenda here.

  • New Public Drop-Off Area at Regional Landfill 

    Now open! A new public drop-off area at the Leduc and District Regional Waste Management facility is now open for residents. Please click here for information and details.

  • Face Masks Required

    Effective September 7, 2021 masks are mandatory in all indoor workplaces. Please click here for details and exceptions.

  • Information at a Glance

    Click here to find information on Utilities, Property Taxes and Garbage / Recycling.


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Upcoming Events

  1. Dec
    02

    Garbage Pick Up for Town Residents today. Please ensure your cart is…

  2. Dec
    03

    Market on Main – Winter Edition Royal Canadian Legion – CalmarThe Market…

  3. Dec
    06

    Recycle pick up for Town residents today. Please have bags on front…

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We were looking for an opportunity to be in a small town environment, some more land to grow veggies and our animal to have more space. To be involved in a community that supports each other and believes in a sustainable future, has culture, events, market and family owned business. We absolutely love it! Thank you for being so welcoming.

- Scott and Natasha Jones

We moved from Quebec to Alberta to be closer to our children and Grandchildren. Our previous residence in Quebec was on a quiet street in a little town that had neighboring farms and farm lands. We enjoyed this life style and wanted to find a town that was much like the one we left. We found that and more in Calmar. The neighbors and Community were very welcoming. We are pleased with our home and Community and look forward to the future. The donuts are very tasty. Thanks Calmar.

- Norman Carpenter and Dawn Clark

I grew up in a rural community (near Winfield / Breton area). I’ve always loved small towns and the sense of a tight knit community. I work in Edmonton, so I wanted something not too far out, but also not too big. I had heard about New Humble re-opening as an Ag Charter School and thought it was a great opportunity for my children. For all of these reasons, along with the friendly people (and of course the donuts at the Calmar Bakery!!) Calmar felt like the right choice. Thank you for the welcome package! What a nice gesture! I know I’ve made the right choice.

- Cassie Hayes

She moved to Calmar to be closer to her family and because of the affordable housing.

- Phyllis Anna Burr

We moved to Calmar because of the lower cost of housing, location and the Bakery, lol. Calmar has a small town feel but still close to the city.

- Chris Clowes

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