Chestermere’s History

“It’s very difficult for a society to grapple with deep questions of its own identity without having a sense of its own past.”   – Ben Fullalove ACAD How did the City of Chestermere come to be? If you are new to Chestermere you probably never thought about how this city …

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Becoming a Member Chestermere has a Fascinating Historical Story We have many new residents to the City of Chestermere and very few know how it came to be.  What an interesting story we have:  the opening of the West, the  Canadian Pacific Railway, the creation of the Western Irrigation District, …

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