The Office of the Mayor grants proclamations that declare special days, weeks or months for community-based campaigns or programs requested by locally represented organizations. Proclamations support the community through educational and awareness programs, charitable fundraising or similar activities and are requested by charitable or social profit groups. Approval of proclamation requests are at the Mayor's discretion, meaning not all proclamations may be approved.
Proclamations requested must align with the following guidelines:
the sponsoring agency is a charitable organization
The cause is one of local, provincial, or national significance
The cause is one of benefit and/or interest to the majority of the citizens of Wetaskiwin
The cause is consistent with and supports the values and/or mission set out in Council's Strategic Plan
The cause is an initiative of the City of Wetaskiwin
Want to request a proclamation? Submit your request using the online form below.