February 2019

Extremely Icy Road Conditions

Wed, February 20, 2019

Please be advised that the roads are extremely icy today. Residents are encouraged to drive slowly and with caution. Please plan for additional time to reach your destination. City crews have been out since the early morning conducting sanding and salting and will continue to do so today.

Stay safe out there, and please feel free to share this notice with friends and family.

Province Announces Infrastructure Grants to Northwest Communities

Tue, February 19, 2019

(Provincial News Release: https://news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2019PREM0019-000244

Government is investing in success for northwest communities by addressing long-standing infrastructure needs that are holding back the region.

A $100-million Northern Capital and Planning Grant will go to four regional districts (Fraser Fort George, Bulkley Nechako, Kitimat Stikine and North Coast) and their 22 municipalities.

Pop Up City Hall at All Native Tournament This Afternoon

Fri, February 15, 2019

Have you signed up yet for our emergency alert system? Want to know more about the City's new engagement platform? Or maybe have other questions about City initiatives?

There will be a Pop Up City Hall this afternoon at the All Native Tournament, tucked into the alcove of the Civic Centre (just to the left when you first enter). Feel free to pop by and pay us a visit! This is the first of many 'pop up' information sharing opportunities in 2019.


Notice re: Ice Skating

Wed, February 6, 2019

A reminder to residents to take precautions when ice skating on ponds and lakes surrounding our community. Please do not assume it is safe if you see others on the ice. The Red Cross recommends a minimum thickness of 8 inches to accommodate multiple people on frozen lakes and ponds.