Bulletin Board

Sand & Sandbags now Available for Flood Preparedness

Spring runoff is underway.  While there are currently no issues with the Salmo River or Erie Creek, Salmo residents wanting to take a proactive approach to flood control may obtain sand and sandbags at the Village's lot next to the Lift Station by KP Park.  Please...

COVID-19 Update from Ministry

COVID-19 Update As you are aware, Dr. Henry announced stronger province-wide restrictions, put in place to significantly reduce COVID-19 transmissions related to social interactions and travel. These stronger province-wide restrictions are currently in place until...

Relief Funding Coming for Hard-hit Businesses

April 8, 2021 - The B.C. government will provide more than $50 million to help the 14,000 restaurants, bars, breweries, wineries, gyms and fitness centres affected by the March 30, 2021, provincial health orders.  The new Circuit Breaker Business Relief Grant will...

COVID-19 VACCINATIONS in Salmo

Do you have questions about BC's COVID-19 immunization plan?  Below are the provincial resource links that will provide answers to your questions. BC’s COVID-19 Immunization Plan Province-Wide Restrictions PHO Orders BC Centre for Disease Control (information, data,...

Spring Clean-up May 5th & 6th, 2021

The Village Civic Works Crew will be doing the annual spring clean-up on Wednesday May 5th & Thursday May 6th, 2021 this year.   They will be picking up Organic Material Only.   *Please have all recyclables out by 8AM for pick-up. *Tree cuttings should be tied and...

Office closed to appointments week of April 5th to 9th

The Village office will remain closed to appointments this week for the safety of staff and the general public.  Now that Easter weekend and March break are over, staff are in the process of assessing the COVID-19 situation in the village as there are possibly cases...

Reuseable Cloth Bags | March 31, 2021

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Village of Salmo was unable to traditionally celebrate Salmo Days on July 1, 2020.  The Government of Canada has graciously allowed us to purchase reusable cloth bags in lieu of our normal activities.  As Salmo turns 75 this year on...

RDCK Fire Services Launches Home Safety Program

Click here to view on the RDCK website Nelson, BC: The Fire Chiefs Association of British Columbia is supporting 17 Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) Fire Departments in delivering its 2021 Home Safety Program. This program provides free smoke/carbon...

DOT Night Input Being Sought – Have Your Say

We want to hear from you!    Salmo calls it DOT NIGHT, while the RDCK describes it as an "Online engagement tool" for Columbia Basin Trust Community Initiatives and Affected Area Program Funding (CIP/AAP) grants.  Whatever you call it, public input is now being...

Utility Rates Bylaw 2021

2021 Utility rates were agreed on by discussion at the February 22, 2021 Council meeting. The 2021 Utility Fees Bylaw #728 received three reading on the 22nd and was adopted by Council on February 23rd.  Rates cover water, sewer, and garbage pick-up, which also...