Tag Archives: Columbia Basin Trust

Lab to expand innovation in Kootenays

Columbia Basin Trust commits up to $850,000 to MIDAS initiative Local entrepreneurs, students, academics and makers will be able to work with innovative materials, test out original products and get help bringing unique ideas and products to market at a … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

The following is a synopsis of what occurred during the Feb. 1 District of Sparwood council meeting. BYLAWS Development Application Procedures Bylaw  Council adopted Development Application Procedures Bylaw 1177, 2016 that replaced Land Use Application Procedures Bylaw 1042.  In addition … > Read More

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Notes from City Hall

Brownbag Lunch with Mayor McCormick On Wednesday, February 10, and on the second Wednesday of each month, Mayor Don McCormick will host a brown-bag luncheon at City Hall from noon until 1:30 p.m. Bring your lunch and have a discussion … > Read More

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Griz Days celebrates 39th staging in one month

Fernie Welcomes the World The Fernie Chamber of Commerce and the City of Fernie present the 39th Griz Days Winter Festival, under the theme ‘Fernie Welcomes the World.’ This staging will take place from March 4 – 6 in both … > Read More

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Trust strengthening opportunities for youth

New Basin Youth Network to increase support to young people in the Columbia Basin Columbia Basin Trust is pleased to announce the formation of a Basin Youth Network. This network will help communities increase local activities and opportunities for youth, … > Read More

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Grant writing workshop applications now accepted

Want to learn more about how to apply for arts, culture and heritage grants delivered by the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance? Attend a free grant writing workshop with Krista Patterson or Natasha Smith, who will share with you how to … > Read More

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Fernie Council Connection

The following is a synopsis of the City of Fernie council meeting held on Jan. 25. 1. AGREEMENTS, LICENCES PERMITS & POLICIES 1.1  RDEK Bylaw No. 2675, E-9-1-1 Service Establishment Bylaw No. 1665, 2002 Amendment Bylaw No. 1, 2016 RDEK … > Read More

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World-class duo to perform in Fernie

On Friday, February 5, the 88 Keys Grand Piano Society presents Hungarian vocalist Noémi Kiss and classical guitarist Rita Deane in a concert featuring love songs from across the centuries. The concert will include a wide range of repertoire from … > Read More

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Arts, culture and heritage grants now available

CKCA and the Trust announce 2016/17 programs Artists in all disciplines—as well as arts, culture and heritage organizations—are invited to apply for funding through the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance (CKCA), which delivers the Arts, Culture and Heritage Program on behalf … > Read More

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Net-zero Energy Building series continues

Wildsight Kimberley/Cranbrook is presenting Arthur Lo of Insightful Healthy Homes, an experienced net-zero builder from Vancouver, as the next speaker in their Net-zero Energy Building Speaker Series. Arthur will be presenting a four-hour seminar for professionals from 1-5 p.m. in … > Read More

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