News Flash

Posted on: May 22, 2018

Notice To Public: Street Sweeping & Flushing

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Street Sweeping – Rosemont (North)

Wednesday May 23 and Thursday May 24th

Parking restrictions are in effect for these streets to facilitate effective and efficient street scraping, sweeping and flushing.  Residents with off-street parkin...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: May 11, 2018

PUBLIC SAFETY NOTICE - Spring Runoff Safety & Flooding in Nelson

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PUBLIC SAFETY NOTICE - May 11, 2018 

SPRING RUNOFF SAFETY & FLOOD PRECAUTIONS

In Photo: Fast moving water at Cottonwood Creek - May 11, 2018

 

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: May 10, 2018

Planned Power Outage for Richards St. on May 15, 2018

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PLANNED POWER OUTAGE - RICHARDS STREET & VICINITY ON MAY 15, 2018

Date of Outage: Tuesday, May 15, 2018Time: 8:30 am to 1:30 pm (approximately)Location: 100 to 800 Blocks of Richards Street (and vicinity)

Nelson Hydro endeavors to be as complet...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: May 8, 2018

*** NEW*** NELSON EMERGENCY ALERTS - Sign-up today!

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SIGN-UP TODAY FOR THE NEW “NELSON EMERGENCY ALERTS”!

BE PREPARED FOR AN EMERGENCY

The City of Nelson has launched a new Emergency Alert system for people who live, work, shop and visit Nelson.

By signing up, you will receive a te...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: May 4, 2018

Notice To Public: Watermain Flushing Program Set To Start

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NOTICE TO PUBLIC: WATERMAIN FLUSHING PROGRAM

May 2nd, 2018

The City of Nelson Utilities Department is set to start the Watermain Flushing Program. The flushing will be done Monday to Friday from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm, commencing May 7, 2018 and continu...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: May 1, 2018

Disaster Day in Nelson on May 5th, 2018

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Community Response Partners Raising Awareness about Emergency Preparedness

DISASTER DAY is on May 5th, 2018 from 11:00am - 3:00pm

Disaster will strike Nelson’s Hall Street on May 5th when local agencies come together to promote ...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: May 1, 2018

Notice to Public: Street Sweeping in Areas of Uphill

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NOTICE TO PUBLIC: STREET SWEEPING 

Street Sweeping - May 2-3, 2018 

Area: Hoover, Latimer and Mill Streets and all cross streets. (See map) 

Parking restrictions are in effect for these streets to facilitate effective and efficient...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: April 29, 2018

NOTICE TO PUBLIC: STREET SWEEPING AND FLUSHING

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NOTICE TO PUBLIC: STREET SWEEPING AND FLUSHING

 Taking place on Monday, April 30th and  Tuesday, May 1st

 Affected Area: Gore, Robson and Observatory Streets and all cross streets (see map).

Parking restrictions are in effect for t...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: April 20, 2018

Nelson Fire Chief Encourages Yard Waste Clean-Up & Burning Period Approved

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Nelson Fire Chief Encourages Yard Waste Clean-Up

Free drop-off for the month of May at Grohman Transfer Station; Burning Period Approved

 

April 18, 2018

Nelson, BC - Nelson Fire & Rescue Services Chief Len MacCharles is encouraging residents to ...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: April 18, 2018

Nelson Transit Update Related to Highway 3A Mudslide

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NOTICE TO PUBLIC - NELSON TRANSIT UPDATE

April 18, 2018 1:00pm

Highway 3A is closed due to a mud slide 2 kilometers east of Brilliant dam. West Kootenay Transit will be providing limited unscheduled shuttle service between Playmor Junction and Castlegar/Sel...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: March 22, 2018

Construction of Emergency Water Intake at West-End of Lakeside Dog Walk

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March 22, 2018

PUBLIC ADVISORY

Phase 1 of the construction of the City’s Emergency Water Intake has begun. This work is taking place on the west-end of the dog park along the lake. The expected completion is the end of March or early April 2018. T...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: March 16, 2018

March 16, 2018 - Transit Driver Appreciation Day

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March 16th is Transit Driver Appreciation Day

 

On Friday, March 16th, 2018 join us in celebrating Transit Driver Appreciation Day by thanking our hard working Nelson Transit drivers for a job well done.

“We have a great bunch of guys that...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: March 15, 2018

Short-Term Vacation Rental Regulations - How are we doing?

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

March 15, 2018

 

City looking for feedback on Nelson’s short-term rental regulations; On-line survey open until April 10th, 2018

Nelson, BC – City Council adopted Nelson’s first regulations and lic...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: February 23, 2018

City of Nelson - Year in Review 2017

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Read the City of Nelson's Year in Review by clicking on image below.

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: February 25, 2018

VIDEO: Cannabis Legalization: What does it mean for Nelson?

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The City of Nelson has distributed Cannabis feedback forms to all households and businesses in Nelson regarding the legalization of cannabis.  Click on image below to watch a video which explains why the City of Nelson is seeking feedback from re...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: February 1, 2018

MEDIA RELEASE: Legalization of Cannabis - City is looking for feedback

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February 1, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

City looking for feedback on regulations related to the legalization of cannabis

 Feedback form will be mailed out the week of February 12th

Nelson, BC –Residents and businesses in Nelson are being as...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: January 29, 2018

Nelson Hydro - Notice of Rate Change

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Nelson Hydro wishes to advise our customers of a planned increase to our electrical rates for 2018. Click here for details. 

City News & Public Notices
Posted on: January 25, 2018

Art Rental Program: Call For Artists

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CITY OF NELSON ART RENTAL PROGRAM: CALL FOR ARTISTS

For Immediate Release

January 22, 2018

Nelson, BC - The City of Nelson and its Cultural Development Committee (CDC) are pleased to announce the continuation of the Art Rental Program, initiated in 2016. Thi...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: October 31, 2017

Residential Bear Resistant Garbage Bins Available for Purchase!

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BEAR RESISTANT GARBAGE BINS FOR SALE!

The City of Nelson is pleased to offer bear resistant garbage bins for purchase. There are 100 bins available, on a first come, first served basis. Each bin costs $205.

Check out the video of one of the Toter Bear Resi...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: January 9, 2018

Laneway Housing in Nelson - We Want to Hear from You!

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January 9, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Laneway Housing in Nelson: We Want to Hear from You!

 

Nelson, BC — Small backyard houses, also known as laneway houses, coach homes, or detached secondary units, have been permitted in Nelson...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: January 9, 2018

Council Approves Updated Water Master Plan; 2018 Water & Sewer Rates Adopted

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On January 8, 2018, Council approved updates to the Water Master Plan and the 2018 Water/Sewer Rates. Click here for the full media release.

Sample of corroded galvanized pipe removed throughout Nelson.

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: December 22, 2017

2017 Year in Review - Mayor's Message

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MESSAGE FROM THE MAYOR - YEAR IN REVIEW FOR 2017

 December 22, 2017

 Mayor Kozak highlights the City's initiatives, projects and Council priorities for 2017 in the following video. Click on image BELOW to view.

 On behalf of the Ma...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: December 21, 2017

City of Nelson Newsletter - December 2017

December 2017

Click here for the December 2017 City of Nelson Newsletter.

City News & Public Notices
Posted on: December 12, 2017

2018 Volunteer Opportunities with the City of Nelson

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THE CORPORATION OF THE CITY OF NELSON2018 VOLUNTEER POSITION VACANCIES

December 12, 2017

The deadline to submit applications to serve on a City Board, Committee or Commission is 4:30 pm on Friday, December 29, 2017.

Remember you can submit your applications ...

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City News & Public Notices

News Flash

Posted on: May 23, 2018

May 23, 2018 - Update #25 - Hall Street Project Phase II

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Hall Street Project Update for the Week of May 22 - 25, 2018

Starting Tuesday of this week, the City, our contractor (McNally) and CP will install storm and sanitary piping under the CP crossing. This work will be done in conjunction with CP, as the City&a...

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City Project Gallery
Posted on: May 11, 2018

May 11, 2018 - Update #24 - Hall Street Project Phase II

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May 11, 2018

****Be sure to visit stores on Hall Street and Lakeside Drive during construction! Our small businesses need your support.***

 

Stores-To-Shores Hall Street Project Update – Week of May 14 – 18, 2018

The City would li...

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City Project Gallery
Posted on: May 1, 2018

May 1, 2018 - Update #23 - Hall Street Project Phase II

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HALL STREET PROJECT - UPDATE #23 - May 1, 2018

*** ALL BUSINESSES REMAIN OPEN ON HALL STREET AND LAKESIDE DRIVE***

After a false start on Monday, crews spent Tuesday morning deploying road signs, traffic delineators and have closed the 100 Block of Hall Str...

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City Project Gallery
Posted on: April 14, 2018

April 13, 2018 - UPDATE #21 - Hall Street Project - Phase II

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Read the latest update on the Hall Street Project for the week of April 16-20, 2018.

In Photo: Construction of concrete steps and retaining structures along the foreshore west of the Prestige Lakeside Resort. 

 

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City Project Gallery
Posted on: March 23, 2018

March 23, 2018 - UPDATE #20 - Hall Street Project - Phase II

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Read the latest update on the Hall Street Project for the week of March 26-30, 2018.

In Photo: Rendering of Future Social Steps at Waterfront Plaza

In photo: Forming of Future Social Steps

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City Project Gallery
Posted on: January 26, 2018

January 26, 2018 - UPDATE 14 - Hall Street Project - Phase II

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Read the latest update on the Hall Street Project for the week of January 29 - February 2, 2018.

Photo below shows the installation of two large storm manhole bases immediately adjacent Lakeside Drive.

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City Project Gallery
Posted on: January 12, 2018

January 12, 2018 - UPDATE #12 - Hall Street Project - Phase II

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Read the latest update on the Hall Street Project for the week of January 15-19, 2018.

In Photo - The contractor installing sanitary sewer piping to the location where a new manhole will be installed.

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City Project Gallery
Posted on: December 1, 2017

December 1, 2017 - UPDATE #10 - Hall Street Project - Phase II

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Click here to read the latest update on the Hall Street Project for the week of November 27th, 2017.

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City Project Gallery
Posted on: November 24, 2017

November 24, 2017 - UPDATE #9 - Hall Street Project - Phase II

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Click here to read the latest update on the Hall Street Project for the week of November 20th, 2017.

Placing Pipe during Phase II construction.

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City Project Gallery

News Flash

Posted on: May 23, 2018

Job Posting - Exempt Police Constable

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Nelson is traditionally known for its beautiful setting, vast array of recreational activities, pristine parks, and vibrant downtown.  It is a year round playground for outdoor enthusiasts and those who love arts, culture and preserved heritage b...

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Home - Police News
Posted on: May 22, 2018

Retired Chief Constable Dan Maluta

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It is with great sadness and a very heavy heart that the Nelson Police Department announces the passing of retired NPD Chief Constable Dan Maluta. Dan was involved in an ATV accident in Trail BC on Friday where he sustained serious injuries.

Retired Chief ...

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Home - Police News
Posted on: March 22, 2018

Nelson Police Foundation Fundraising Event

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The Nelson Police Foundation recently hosted its fundraising event “CUFFS for a CAUSE” Saturday at the Selkirk College Tenth Street Campus.

The event, which attracted more than 140 people, was another success as the evening raised appro...

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Home - Police News
Posted on: January 10, 2018

Restorative Justice Program

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The Nelson Police Restorative Justice Program would like to thank the Nelson & District Credit Union for their $1500 grant in support of our Restorative Justice program.

Home - Police News

News Flash

Posted on: January 24, 2018

Ladies Only Skate Night

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

The Flea

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The Flea is a unique youth and family friendly community-based market that focuses on creating a space where youth can build their entrepreneurial skills and develop relationships within our community. This is a fun event where you can find anything from ...

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Youth Centre News
Posted on: January 4, 2018

Sweet Canteen

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Open Tuesday through Thursday 5:00-9:00pm and Fridays from 3:00-10:00pm

Ask the staff what yummy snacks and treats they are serving tonight! Snacks are by donation.



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