Bulletin Board

Volunteers Requested for Lions Park Playground Assembly

Installation of the new playground at Lions Park will begin on the morning of Tuesday, August 24th and continue during the day through Thursday the 26th.  If you have some time and would like to assist with this project we would love to have you. Volunteer start time...

BCEDA Offers Support for Businesses Impacted by Wildfires

With the events unfolding from the 2021 wildfires, the BCEDA wants to make sure you are aware of the support available through BC Economic Development Association for businesses impacted by the wildfires at bceda.ca/wildfires.php. These programs are offered as part of...

PUBLIC NOTICE TRAFFIC DISRUPTION | August 4, 2021

900 Block of Ninth Avenue Please be advised that the crew is working on the Village’s water system on the 900 Block of Ninth Street and has closed off the section between Park Avenue and Hanson Avenue beginning on Wednesday August 4th, 2021. Traffic will be detoured...

Drought Level 4 Now in Effect for West Kootenay Area

Province Asking for 50% Reduction in Water Use The Province has recently elevated the drought level in some areas of the Kootenay Boundary Region, effective Wednesday July 28. Updated regional drought levels and supporting information can be found on the BC Drought...

Fire Update | July 27, 2021

Dear Residents, I would like to ask you all to continue to be extremely careful with these tinder dry conditions we are facing. We are also asking for everyone’s help as the fires that have happened in the last 4 days are suspicious in nature. Please report any...

Update on Odour Issues from WWTP

I would like to take this opportunity to let villagers know that fixing odour issue that the Waste Water Treatment Plant (WWTP) is having is a very high priority for the Village and the Civic Works operators.  This issue will not last forever, unfortunately it is not...

Have you claimed your HOG yet?

Reminder Haven’t claimed your 2021 Home Owner Grant (HOG) yet? Claim now online before your taxes are due at gov.bc.ca/homeownergrant Starting May 2021, you will apply for your Home Owner grant online with the Province. Municipalities are NO longer accepting...

Permissive Tax Exemption Deadline July 15th

Reminder If you are a non-profit or church it's time to get your annual Permissive Tax Exemption form for 2022 into the Village office.  Forms are due no later than 4:00 pm on Thursday, July 15th, 2021. Permissive tax exemptions are available for qualifying,...

Mural Artist’s Wanted

The Village is looking for mural artists to create 1 to 2 murals this summer to add to the Village's wonderful collection of stone and painted murals.  Paints will be supplied and an honorarium. Individual artists, a groups of artists, or an artistically minded...