Town Office Closed Thursdays

Issued on August 27, 2017
To the citizens of Bassano,
Please be advised that effective September 1st, 2018 to January 31st, 2019 the Town of Bassano municipal office will be closed to the public on Thursday’s.
The office will be closed to allow council and administration time to tend to a variety of high priority projects, such as, a 3-year operating plan and a 5-year capital infrastructure plan.
We understand that the office closure will be an adjustment for our citizens and we thank you for your patience during this time of transition.
Utility and tax payments can be made online or through local financial institutions.
Regular office hours Closed to the public
Monday – Wednesday and Friday Thursday
9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


Jackie Seely
Town of Bassano

Sale of Surplus Equipment

Town of Bassano – Sale of Surplus Equipment

August 27, 2018
Submission deadline is September 21, 2018.
Sealed Bids marked “SALE OF SURPLUS EQUIPMENT” will be received at the Town of Bassano’s municipal office up to and including 2:00 p.m., MDT, Friday, September 21 for the following equipment:

• Garbage truck. 1990 international 4700 series. Double steering in cab. Automatic transmission. Navistar C-170 engine.
• Sweeper, by Mobile Sweeper Inline Ford 6 cycle gas engine. Rear 4cyl gas engine. Automatic transmission.
• Kongslide Grain Vac. Suction 300. Model 21-121-110. 6in hose system with all attachments.

The equipment is available for sale on an “as is/where is” basis.
Bidders may view the sale items at the Town of Bassano Public Works Yard at 710-1st Avenue, Bassano, AB, Monday – Friday, August 27 – September 21, 2018, by appointment only. Please call (403) 633-1542 arrange an appointment.

Sealed Bids must be:
Delivered to:
Town of Bassano
502 – 2nd Avenue
Bassano, AB T0J 0B0
Attention: Amanda Davis, Interim CAO
Postmarked to:
Town of Bassano
P.O. Box 299
Bassano, AB T0J 0B0
Attention: Amanda Davis, Interim CAO

Accepting resumes for Municipal Planning Commission Board


Municipal Planning Commission Board

Council is accepting a resume for one (1) opening on the Municipal Planning Commission Board. Meeting dates will be set when required. Training will be provided.

If you are interested please email your resume to or drop off at the Town Office.
Deadline is September 15, 2018
Jackie Peterson
Town of Bassano
Box 299, Bassano, AB. T0J 0B0
Phone: 403-641-3788 or Fax: 403-641-2585

Proposed Community Standards Bylaw

Town of Bassano Council, at the July 9, 2018 Council Meeting, passed first reading towards a new Community Standards Bylaw, regulating unsightly properties and noise in the Town of Bassano.

The proposed Bylaw can be read at

The proposed Bylaw is scheduled to next appear before Council on August 13, 2018.  Should you have any questions, comments, or feedback, please contact the Bassano Town Office, or a Councillor, to ensure your opinion is heard.

CAO Resignation

The Town of Bassano Council regrets to inform that Kevin Miller, Bassano’s CAO, has accepted a position with the Government of Alberta, and will be leaving the Town in August.  Bassano Town Council would like to thank Kevin for his efforts during his time here, and wish him success in the future.

Council has immediately begun a search for both an Interim and Permanent CAO to take over the Town’s operations.  The job posting can be found at

Mayor Jackie Peterson

Notification/Alert System – Keep in Touch – Update Your Contact Information

The Town of Bassano has an automated notification/alert system in place and would like residents to update the phone numbers and email addresses so that we can ensure you are getting notified.  The notification system can send you an email, test or voice message however email & test messages are most effective as not everyone has the same voice mail service.

You can email the town office at or use the link below.

Please use the following link to update your information.  (copy link below)