Tag Archives: Electoral Area A

RDEK Board Highlights

Elk Valley Official Community Plan public hearing set The Elk Valley Official Community Plan was given initial readings and a public hearing authorized during the Sept. 5 Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board meeting. The public hearing will be … > Read More

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Invest Kootenay reaches milestone

Invest Kootenay continues to make gains in its mission to attract, retain, and expand business investment in the Kootenay region, announcing several achievements in recent weeks. Invest Kootenay is a regional partnership of Kootenay-region communities that have joined forces to … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

Development Variance Permit Lilac Terrace District of Sparwood council June 16 approved a Development Variance Permit application to vary sections of the Zoning Bylaw at 102-2 Avenue (Lilac Terrace) to allow for construction of a three-storey high density residential addition. … > Read More

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RDEK Board Highlights

Requesting resources for patrol and enforcement in Koocanusa The board of the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) June 6 unanimously agreed to have requests sent to the provincial and federal governments to engage whatever additional resources they can, from … > Read More

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RDEK Board Highlights

Transit Superstar Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) Community Services Manager Shannon Moskal was congratulated by the Board of Directors May 2 on being named a BC Transit Superstar. Shannon works with BC Transit, our contractors and the public using … > Read More

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Disaster Financial Assistance approved for March flooding

The Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) applied to Emergency Management BC (EMBC) for Disaster Financial Assistance (DFA) for ‘overland flooding’ in response to the flooding in early March. The province has approved Disaster Financial Assistance for the Regional District … > Read More

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Flood Control Service contemplated for Area A

The Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) is looking at the possibility of establishing a new Flood Control Service in Electoral Area A and the community got a look at the proposal Monday night during an open house and meeting … > Read More

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Flood Control Service meeting tonight

Tonight, Monday, March 31, the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) will be holding an open house and meeting at the Hosmer Community Hall regarding the establishment of new Flood Control Service for Electoral Area A. The open house will … > Read More

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Self fill sandbag station at Jaffray Pub

A 20-person Unit Crew from the Wildfire Management Branch continued to assist with sandbagging efforts, stockpiling almost 2,000 sandbags today at the gravel pit next to the City of Cranbrook’s Public Works Yard on Cobham Avenue and another 1,500 in Fernie. … > Read More

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Sand and sandbags mobilized for Elk Valley

With the heavy rain in the Elk Valley, melting and localized flooding is being reported. Sand and sandbags are set up at the Fernie Mainroads yard, located at Dicken Road and Shop Road. Currently, it is a self-fill station; however, we … > Read More

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