Tag Archives: Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure

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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The time to act is overdue

Letter to the Editor Re: Mainroad Contracting and East Kootenay highways.
 This week the weather conditions are milder, the roads clearer, and the Christmas shopping season is in full swing. Therefore many local residents are not thinking of how deplorable … > Read More

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Fernie Council Connection

The following is a breakdown as to what transpired during the Nov. 24 City of Fernie council meeting. 1. AGREEMENTS, LICENCES PERMITS & POLICIES 1.1 Partnering Agreement with Resorts of the Canadian Rockies (RCR) – Fernie Alpine Resort (FAR) for … > 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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Have road concerns? Air them to chamber

The Kimberley Chamber of Commerce was contacted by the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure this morning regarding their 10-year Transportation Plan and a presentation they are conducting on October 29. “We will be attending and we want to hear from … > Read More

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Hwy 3 and 93 on top 10 list for collisions with wildlife

The two main highways running through the East Kootenay, Highway 3 (3/93 and 3/95) and Highway 93/95 are on a Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure (MOTI) top 10 list – for most wildlife collisions. Drivers are advised to watch out … > Read More

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Winter tire time has begun (sorry)

With winter quickly approaching, the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure would like to remind motorists that beginning today, Oct. 1, winter tires are required on many highways throughout the province. Signs are posted on each of the designated highways to … > Read More

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City transitioning to new traffic light system

In a bid to improve the City of Cranbrook’s traffic flow and safety, the city is transitioning from in-ground weight sensors to high tech camera sensors at intersections. City Trades Manager Tony Hetu Sept. 23 welcomed local media to check out … > Read More

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Fernie Council Connection

The following is what transpired during the July 28 regular meeting of City of Fernie council. 1.  AGREEMENTS, LICENCES PERMITS & POLICIES 1.2 Development Variance Permit Application No. 355 for Jacqueline and William Arling for the property located at 1202 … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

Development Variance Permit District of Sparwood Council July 21 approved a Development Variance Permit application to reduce the minimum front yard setback from 25’ to 19’ at 441 Engelmann Srpuce Drive to allow for the build of a front porch. … > Read More

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