Tag Archives: District of Invermere

Multi-use centre contract awarded

The District of Invermere yesterday awarded the contract for the construction of the new multi-use community centre. The contract is awarded to T.A. Rendeck Associates Ltd. based out of Creston. “It is important to note that they have a significant … > Read More

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RDEK asking province to delay Jumbo board seat

By Ian Cobb e-KNOW The provincial government is going to be asked by the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) to not allow Jumbo Glacier Mountain Resort Municipality (JGMRM) to have a seat at the regional board table (voting or … > Read More

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Water system flushing begins April 15

The District of Invermere will be flushing its community water system starting the week of April 15 for the next eight weeks. This program, carried out twice yearly, is necessary to maintain the quality of our water supply, the district … > Read More

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Peter Smith new president of CVCC

The Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce (CVCC) Annual General Meeting held on Wednesday, March 9, was attended by approximately 30 of the 237 members. There were nine vacancies to be filled on the board of directors of which only five … > Read More

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Slow Food Canada comes to Columbia Valley

MLA Report By Norm Macdonald Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA This April 6 – 10, Invermere will be hosting the Slow Food Canada National Summit, an amazing festival of local food that will raise the profile of the region, bring together growers, … > Read More

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Infrastructure replacement plan funded

The District of Invermere is getting funding for an Infrastructure Replacement Priority Plan. The district is getting $65,000 out of the Gas Tax Fund, it was announced today. Each year the Government of Canada transfers over $253 million to the … > Read More

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Elkford Council News

Urban Deer Translocation The District of Elkford has been actively involved with the urban deer translocation trial project as the lead municipality. The other partners in the project are the City of Cranbrook, City of Kimberley, District of Invermere and … > Read More

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City taking part in Urban Deer Translocation project

The City of Kimberley is participating in an Urban Deer Translocation Trial project starting in mid-February and running through to mid-March. The translocation trial project will be conducted by VAST Resource Solutions and B.C. government biologists and veterinarians. Female deer … > Read More

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20 deer culled in Cranbrook

The City of Cranbrook has completed its latest deer cull program in an attempt to reduce the population within city limits, with 20 deer taken. The city announced this evening its deer population management program that began on Tuesday, December … > Read More

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Something big this way comes says NCC

By Chris Conway Nancy Newhouse appeared before District of Invermere council Jan. 12 to give a presentation on behalf of The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC). Newhouse told council that NCC’s mission is to protect areas of natural diversity for … > Read More

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