Tag Archives: Fernie Chamber of Commerce

Balanced budget gets business thumbs up

What’s missing most in yesterday’s federal budget is most telling point out Official Opposition Business leaders, local and farther afield, are applauding the Conservative Government on meeting its 2011 election promise to balance Canada’s budget by 2015; a feat it … > Read More

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Mayor’s update for March

By Mayor Mary Giuliano Minister Coralee Oakes has informed that the City of Fernie will receive a $50,000 grant to help with land use and planning related work resulting from the implementation of the West Fernie restructure project and that … > Read More

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Chamber hires new Executive Director

Fernie Chamber of Commerce is excited to welcome its new executive director – Patty Vadnais. Vadnais moved to Fernie from Lethbridge in May 2014 and has become active in the community coaching the Elk Valley Dolphin Swim Club and joining … > Read More

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Fernie Council Connection

The following is a break down as to what occurred during the March 23 City of Fernie council meeting. 1. AGREEMENTS, LICENCES PERMITS & POLICIES 1.1 2015 Griz Days Partnering Agreement with the Fernie Chamber of Commerce.  Council authorized the … > Read More

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RDEK Board Highlights

The following is a breakdown as to what occurred during the March 6 Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board meeting. Volunteers of the Year announced The 2015 RDEK Electoral Area Volunteers of the Year have been announced. They are: … > Read More

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Fernie Council Connection

The following is a break down as to what occurred during the Feb. 23 City of Fernie council meeting. 1. OTHER INFORMATIONAL ITEMS 1.1 Backyard Mechanical Request for Exemption – Floodplain Setback Provision of Floodplain Management Bylaw No. 1780 Council … > Read More

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Resorts still open top to bottom

Despite recent warm and rainy weather that has washed away much of the snow from East Kootenay communities the past couple of weeks, the skiing and snowboarding season continues full speed ahead. The East Kootenay’s three major ski resorts – Fernie Alpine … > Read More

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Fernie Council Connection

The following is a breakdown as to what occurred during the Feb. 10 City of Fernie council meeting. 1. BYLAWS 1.1 Bylaw No. 2271, Zoning Bylaw No. 1750 Amendment Bylaw No. 174, 2014 was given third reading and referral to … > Read More

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Mayor’s report for December

By Mayor Mary Giuliano I want to thank everyone for the opportunity to keep working as not being challenged in the election allowed for me to continue on as usual. The election showed the lowest percentage of voters ever remembered. … > Read More

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Fernie readies for third Black Friday

Fernie is hosting its own Black Friday sale for the third year in a row on Friday, November 28, in-line with U.S Black Friday shopping events. We have over 30 local retailers signed up to participate so far, and more … > Read More

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