Tag Archives: Fernie Chamber of Commerce

Community & Business Excellence Awards presented

The 2014 Fernie Community & Business Excellence Awards were presented Thursday, Oct. 23. THE WINNERS ARE Citizen of the Year- Kathryn Robinson Entrepreneur of the Year- Maren Esch of Barkside Pets Retail Excellence Award- Gearhub Outstanding Customer Service- Rocky Mountain … > Read More

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Councillor forum being held Oct. 29

The Fernie municipal elections forum will be held on Wednesday, October 29 at the Fernie Community Centre from 7-9 p.m. Presented by the Fernie Chamber of Commerce and The Free Press, candidates for City of Fernie council will be presented … > Read More

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Fall Community Job Fair October 23

EK Employment Elk Valley is excited to announce the date for this year’s Community Job Fair! In an age where most jobs require online applications, job fairs are a great and rare opportunity to make personal connections. Job fairs are … > Read More

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Summer Socials again add zest to downtown

Live music, pulled pork, cabbage rolls and a host of other delectable delights, along with chilled beverages, family fun and much more are once again bringing downtown Fernie to life this summer. The Fernie Chamber of Commerce is hosting Sunday … > Read More

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Nominations open for Fernie Youth Achievement Award

Nominations are now open for the 2014 Fernie Youth Achievement Award. This award recognizes the contribution youth make to their community and is open to any youth 19 and under, who lives or volunteers in the City of Fernie and … > Read More

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Anti-bullying and harassment policy help

As of November 1, 2013, B.C. businesses have new obligations under the Workers Compensation Act to take action to prevent bullying and harassment in the workplace. The grace period for implementing this mandate ended February 1. Your obligations: To comply, … > Read More

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Fernie Council Connection

The following is a breakdown on what occurred during the April 28 City of Fernie regular council meeting. 1. BYLAWS 1.1 – Bylaw No. 2236 and Bylaw No. 2237 for 200 Burma Road; Mulyk Consulting, on behalf of Igor and … > Read More

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Fernie Chamber holds AGM

On Thursday, April 24 the Fernie Chamber of Commerce hosted its Annual General Meeting at The Stanford Hotel & Resort. The meeting was a success, passing bylaw changes and introducing a new Board of Directors. A huge thanks goes out … > Read More

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Fernie Council Connection

The following are highlights from the City of Fernie council meetings of April 7 (Special Meeting of Council) and 14 (Regular Meeting of Council). 1. BYLAWS 1.1 Bylaw No. 2241 cited as Zoning Bylaw No. 1750, Amendment Bylaw No. 161, … > Read More

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Chamber getting funds for two student workers

The Fernie Chamber of Commerce has been approved to receive funding for two summer students to work within the Visitor Centre(s) through the Canada Summer Jobs Program. The chamber operates two visitor centres within the City of Fernie (Highway 3 … > Read More

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