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...
May 18, 2018 3:00pm
NOTICE TO PUBLIC: DOG WALK CLOSED
PUBLIC SAFETY NOTICE - May 11, 2018
In Photo: Fast moving water at Cottonwood Creek - May 11, 2018
Nelson Prepares for Highwater and Potential Flooding
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...
May 9, 2018 - Click on link for full advisory.
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...
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...
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 ...
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...
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...
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 ...
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...
Report - Business License Bylaw Amendment
Stores-To-Shores Downtown Revitalization Project - Phase II Construction Update
Read the latest City of Nelson Newsletter - March 23, 2018.
March 22, 2018
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...
NOTICE TO PUBLIC - Watermain and Storm Sewer Upgrades - 900 Block Victoria Street
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...
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...
Read the March 9, 2018 City of Nelson Newsletter.
City of Nelson to receive 100% funding (up to $6 Million) for Water Master Plan Supplementary Sources project.
Read the latest City of Nelson Newsletter for February 2018.
Read the City of Nelson's Year in Review by clicking on image below.
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...
February 1, 2018
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...
Nelson Hydro wishes to advise our customers of a planned increase to our electrical rates for 2018. Click here for details.
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...
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...
January 9, 2018
Nelson, BC — Small backyard houses, also known as laneway houses, coach homes, or detached secondary units, have been permitted in Nelson...
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.
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...
Click here for the December 2017 City of Nelson Newsletter.
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 ...
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...
May 11, 2018
Stores-To-Shores Hall Street Project Update – Week of May 14 – 18, 2018
The City would li...
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...
Read the latest update on the Hall Street Project for the week of April 23-27, 2018.
In Photo: Pouring of concrete for the new social steps at the Waterfront Plaza
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.
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
Read the latest update on the Hall Street Project for the week of March 19 -23, 2018.
In photo: Foreshore work continues as water levels are low.
Read the latest update on the Hall Street Project for the week of March 12-16, 2018.
In photo: Area along the foreshore, west of the gazebo, scheduled to be revitalized.
Read the latest update on the Hall Street Project for the week of February 19-23, 2018.
Read the latest update on the Hall Street Project for the week of February 12-16, 2018.
Read the latest update on the Hall Street Project for the week of February 5-9, 2018.
Photo below shows exposed utilities.
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.
Read the latest update on the Hall Street Project for the week of January 22-26, 2018.
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.
Click here to read the latest update on the Hall Street Project for the week of November 27th, 2017.
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.
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...
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 ...
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...
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.
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 ...
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.