Tag Archives: Columbia Basin Trust

Basin water conservation lauded as model for success

Since 2010, Water Smart communities in the Columbia Basin have steadily reduced local water consumption—and academics, experts and utility professionals from across Canada are taking note. Water Smart is a Columbia Basin Trust water conservation program that helps regional districts … > Read More

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Trust brings focus session to Fernie

Have your say and you could win $1,000 to donate How can the Columbia Basin Trust support your community? Columbia Basin Trust is asking Basin residents where it should focus its efforts to best support residents and communities in the … > Read More

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How can the Trust support your community?

Have your say and you could win $1,000 to donate Columbia Basin Trust is asking Basin residents where it should focus its efforts to best support residents and communities in the Columbia Basin, now and into the future. People who … > Read More

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Committee engaging public on Columbia River Basin

The Columbia Basin Regional Advisory Committee provides a First Nation and community voice that will help inform hydroelectric operations planning in the Columbia Basin and potential future improvements to the Columbia River Treaty. The committee builds on a longstanding tradition … > Read More

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Working together to prevent aquatic invasive species

Four invasive species committees and Columbia Basin Trust have come together with the goal to develop one cohesive strategy and implementation plan to address Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) in the Columbia Basin. The goal of this collaboration is to reduce … > Read More

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Generations Playground refinishing completed

The Early Years Committee is happy to announce the resurfacing of the Generations Playground was completed this fall. Conveniently located next to Western Financial Place, the playground is especially designed for children aged 18 months – three years. It has … > Read More

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Wasa celebrates opening of Pete Vereshagen Rink

A number of community members and dignitaries were on hand for the first ‘official’ puck drop at the newly completed Wasa and District Lion’s Pete Vereshagen Memorial Rink. The Wasa and District Lion’s Club has always maintained a rink in … > Read More

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Kimberley’s Got Talent a sold out show

By Chris Newel Much like Foreigner’s song, Juke Box Hero, Kimberley’s youth played to a “sold out show” Friday night at Centre 64. Twenty-one performers aged 12-19 took part in Kimberley’s Got Talent, showcasing local youth in the Fine ARTS! … > Read More

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Still time to share your ideas online

You could win $1,000 to donate You still have time to share your ideas with Columbia Basin Trust before the first phase of Our Trust, Our Future wraps up. Whether you know a lot or a little about the Trust, … > Read More

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Fresh slate begins at Cranbrook City Hall

An entirely new City of Cranbrook council was sworn into office last night (Dec. 8) in front of an overflowing council chamber audience. Justice Grant Sheard conducted the oath of office, first with Mayor Lee Pratt and then, in unison, … > Read More

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