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.

Recent Proclamations