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Council Goals and Objectives


Community Vision

Yellowknife is a welcoming, inclusive, and prosperous community with a strong sense of pride in our unique history, culture and natural beauty.

Council Mission

Council will provide leadership, vision, and direction in responding to the needs and aspirations of the community by working cooperatively with staff and residents to provide municipal infrastructure, programs, and services that are environmentally, socially, and fiscally responsible.

Council Values

  • Reconciliation
  • Responsiveness
  • Solutions-Oriented
  • Responsible Decision-Making
  • Connection
  • Multi-Generational

City Council adopted Council's Goals and Objectives 2019 - 2022 at its regular meeting on May 27, 2019.

Strategic Priorities / Goals & Objectives Action Plan 2019 - 2022


Hours of Operation

Winter Hours effective following the Labour Day Weekend
until prior to the Victoria Day Weekend (September to May)
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Summer Hours effective following the Victoria Day Weekend
until prior to the Labour Day Weekend (May to September)
Monday to Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Mailing Address & Phone Numbers

Yellowknife City Hall
4807 - 52 Street, P.O. Box 580, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N4

Switchboard - (867) 920-5600
Mayor/City Manager - (867) 920-5634
Booking Clerk - (867) 669-3457
Municipal Enforcement (MED) - (867) 920-5630
After Hours (MED) - (867) 920-2737
After Hours (Public Works) - (867) 920-5699