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RDEK Board Highlights

The following is a breakdown as to what occurred during the Nov. 7 Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board of directors’ meeting held in Cranbrook. 2015 board meeting dates announced The RDEK Board of Directors will be: January 9; … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

United Steelworkers Mr. Alex Hanson and Mr. Steve Kallies representing United Steelworkers (USW) Local 9346 made a presentation to District of Sparwood council Nov. 3 regarding support for “Stop the Killing, Enforce the Law, Westray Act” campaign. The USW’s national … > Read More

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City applies to bring West Fernie into fold

The City of Fernie has applied to the Ministry of Community and Rural Development, Local Government Structure Branch to extend their municipal boundary to include the West Fernie area. Fernie City Council received assent of the electors to petition the … > Read More

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Elk Valley Economic Initiative gets $15,000 from CFEK

The Board of Directors of Community Futures East Kootenay (CFEK) recently approved $15,000 of program funding to support the activities of the Elk Valley Economic Initiative. The Elk Valley Economic Initiative (formerly known as the Elk Valley Economic Development Task … > Read More

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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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