Tag Archives: City of Cranbrook

Sustainable Community Builder Award nominations open

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2014 Sustainable Community Builder Award. The recipient will be provided $500 to be donated to their charity of choice, thanks to a partnership with the Cranbrook and District Community Foundation (CDCF). The money … > Read More

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Elizabeth Lake Lodge addition approved

City of Cranbrook council last night approved an addition to Elizabeth Lake Lodge. Council unanimously approved a Highway Corridor Commercial Development Permit for George and Rachel Freitag, owners of Elizabeth Lake Lodge, located at 590 Van Horne Street South. The … > Read More

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Dam breach concern forcing lake level lowering

After a review of the findings and recommendations of an engineering report on the safety of the dam at Idlewild Park, City of Cranbrook Council last night made the decision to lower the lake in order to protect public safety. … > Read More

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Trial deer translocation program being developed

With the City of Cranbrook poised to conduct an urban deer population reduction program, city council and staff continue to field questions about relocating the deer instead of euthanizing. At this point, translocation is not an option that the province … > Read More

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Repaving initiative big in 2015 Road Program

A total of 10 collector and local streets in the City of Cranbrook have been identified for repaving, as part of a revamped roads program for 2015. City council directed staff to identify roads that could be simply repaved in … > Read More

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Open air burning restricted in city: CFES

The return of the warm weather quite early in Cranbrook brings the risk of fires back into the minds of many people, including the staff of the Cranbrook Fire & Emergency Services (CFES) department. Open air burning requirements, campfires, burning … > Read More

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SD5 Board Notes

The following is a summary of School District No. 5 (SD5) School Board of Trustees motions carried during their Feb. 10 meeting in Cranbrook. MOTIONS CARRIED Advocacy That the five recommendations from the “White Paper on Athletics” Report go to … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

The following is a break down as to what occurred during the Feb. 2 District of Sparwood council meeting. Elk Valley RCMP Detachment update Sergeant Will Thien of the Elk Valley RCMP Detachment presented the 2014 third and fourth Quarter … > Read More

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City planning staff to join Engineering Services

In order to better enhance service to our customers, City of Cranbrook Planning staff has moved their offices from City Hall and has joined Engineering Services. The new department will now be called ‘Engineering and Development Services’ and their offices … > Read More

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Low Flow Toilet Rebate Program ending

After five years and over 1,000 rebates given out toward the replacement of high volume toilet fixtures, the City of Cranbrook has officially discontinued the Low Flow Toilet Rebate program. “The rebate program has operated quite successfully over the past … > Read More

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