Tag Archives: City of Cranbrook

Climate funds for EK communities

Communities throughout the region received funding out of a pot of more than $6.5 million in the latest round of grants through the Climate Action Revenue Incentive Program, announced Coralee Oakes, Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development earlier this … > Read More

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Idlewild Lake draw down begins Wednesday

City of Cranbrook Public Works staff will begin slowly drawing down the water level at Idlewild Lake beginning on Wednesday (April 29). Staff will slowly bring the water level down from its current level. The process will be monitored closely … > Read More

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CFES knock down afternoon fire

Cranbrook Fire and Emergency Services (CFES) members are currently mopping up the remains of a house fire at 2505-4th Street South. Along with about 15 firefighters, RCMP, BC Ambulance and City of Cranbrook personnel arrived at the scene at about 2:50 p.m. this … > Read More

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Springtime Spruce Up Cranbrook

Springtime Spruce Up Cranbrook is a community cleanup and beautification initiative. Through the effort of many volunteers, we will remove litter and debris from parks, the creek, neighbourhoods, streets, schools and public areas including in and around business premises. All … > Read More

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CDAC has acted in good faith

Letter to the Editor In Response to Ms. Dodgson’s letter to the Townsman April 14: It is unfortunate, Ms. Dodgson, that you did not contact a member of the Cranbrook and District Arts Council (CDAC) prior to writing your letter. … > Read More

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More questions about public works use by volunteers

Letter to the Editor In Response to Mr. Chris Zettel’s letter in the Thursday, April 9 issue of e-KNOW. Firstly—the 1929 ladder truck in question may now be the property of the Cranbrook Firefighter’s Association, but it was originally purchased … > Read More

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Dangerous drugs seized in weekend bust

An arrest on April 10 resulted in the seizure of potentially dangerous drugs. The Cranbrook/Kimberley Crime Reduction Unit arrested a 36-year-old Coquitlam man in relation to an ongoing drug investigation. The subject was found to be in the possession of … > Read More

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City reviewing independent use of facilities

Letter to the Editor In response to Mr. Simon’s recent letter to the editor regarding the antique 1929 international ladder truck, it is important to recognize that this antique vehicle is the property of the Cranbrook Firefighters Association and not … > Read More

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Why is a city volunteer chased away?

Letter to the Editor As I was driving by my neighbour’s house the other day, I couldn’t help but notice an old fire truck in his front yard. I asked myself, “What’s with the fire truck in his front yard?” … > Read More

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Nominations open for Sustainable Community Builder Award

Do you know of a group or individual whose efforts have made a lasting impact on our community? Consider nominating them for the City of Cranbrook’s Sustainable Community Builder Award. Your nomination will show them you value their contribution to our … > Read More

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