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Resident Services

Welcome to the Town of Didsbury

Vision: The Place to Grow.

Mission: Creating The Place to Grow.

This website is intended to enhance communication and provide easy access to information for all residents. 
Additional information can be accessed by contacting our office, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday . If you have any questions about what you see or would like more information, please contact us at (403) 335-3391 or email us at Do not hesitate to let us know if there is new information that you think should be on our site.

 To better serve you and to accommodate your schedule, our staff are happy to schedule appointments, even after hours if necessary. To make an appointment, please call 403-335-3391 or email

Town of Didsbury
Box 790, 1606 14th Street
Didsbury, Alberta  T0M 0W0
Ph: (403) 335-3391
Fax: (403) 335-9794

Information Line: (403) 335-2030

Our business hours are: 

  • MONDAY: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
  • TUESDAY: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
  • WEDNESDAY: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
  • THURSDAY: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
  • FRIDAY: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

Below you will find a listing of all Town Departments and assigned responsibilities.  

Ethan Gorner
Chief Administrative Officer
The administrative head of the municipality. The CAO's responsibilities include: ensuring that the municipality's policies and programs are implemented. Advising and informing the council on the operation of the municipality.  
Amanda Riley
Assistant CAO / Chief Financial Officer
Accountable to the CAO and oversees the capital and operating budget processes, including
long-term financial planning; oversees financial reporting, including annual audited financial statements, Financial Information Return, Internal Quarterly Financial Reports, and Operational and Capital Grants. Assists the CAO in providing strategic leadership to the organization.
Oversees the Protective Services Department including Municipal Enforcement and the Didsbury Fire Department.
Nicole Aasen
Director of Community Services
Oversees the operations of Community Services, which include Didsbury Neighborhood Place, FCSS, Mountain View Family Resource Network, community events, and programming, communications/marketing, as well as all parks and recreation for the Town of Didsbury.
Craig Fox
Director of Engineering and Infrastructure
Responsible for the maintenance of Town infrastructure including streets, sewer services, water services, and facility maintenance operations. Oversees all project management and coordination, engineering, infrastructure inspections, project tendering, and project contracts.
Luana Smith Manager of Legislative ServicesOversees the overall operation of legislative services, including overseeing the development
and preparation of Council and committee meeting agendas and ensuring rules of order and parliamentary procedures are adhered to; oversees the development of policies, procedures,
and bylaws; oversees the system of records management for the Town.  
Deb Welsh
Manager of Financial Services
Responsible for all financial service-related functions including accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, taxation, utility management, animal licensing, and cemetery administration.
Stefanie Halfyard
Manager of Human Resources
Assists in planning, directing, and coordinating the administrative functions of an organization. Overseeing the recruiting, interviewing, and hiring of new staff; consults with Managers on
strategic planning; and serves as a link between management and its employees.