Chestermere becomes a city!
The town of Chestermere is now the City of Chestermere, pending approval from the province. The local council there voted 6-1 in favour of the move that most of them felt necessary with the booming population and added services and economic benefits. Mayor Patricia Matthews says this is a great move and will increase the recognition of the community. Matthews says that this move is especially important because they become one of only 18 cities in Alberta, compared to over 100 towns. She...