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INAUGURAL MEETING OF NEW COUNCIL

October 29, 2018  |  Council Business, News, Press Release, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on INAUGURAL MEETING OF NEW COUNCIL

In the recent 2018 municipal election, the voters of New Denver elected a new Council, who will be sworn into office at the Inaugural Meeting scheduled for 7:00 p.m. on Monday, November 5, 2018, in Council Chambers.   Regular Meetings of Council will continue to take place at 7:00 p.m. on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month, in Council Chambers.

Bosun Hall – Conceptual New Building Presentation

October 10, 2018  |  Coming Events, Council Business, News, Press Release, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Bosun Hall – Conceptual New Building Presentation

New Building Concept Presentation – Bosun Hall

All area residents are invited to attend a presentation of the revised concept building plans for a new Bosun Hall.  Two identical presentations are scheduled on October 15, 2018 to improve options to attend.

For those unable to attend, the final report and design can be downloaded here: Bosun Hall Feasibility Report – Oct. 18, 2018

This study was made possible through the financial contributions of the Columbia Basin Trust and the Village of New Denver.

Next Steps

These final conceptual plans will be received by Council to assist them in community engagement sessions regarding the  future of the current building and site.

Event Details

Location: Bosun Hall – 710 Bellevue Street

Times:  3:30 pm or 6:00pm

Date: Monday, October 15, 2018

2018 Obon Ceremony

July 16, 2018  |  Community Events, Council Business, News, Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre  |  Comments Off on 2018 Obon Ceremony

The annual Obon ceremony will take place on Sunday, July 22nd, 2018 at 2:00pm at the Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre.

Bosun Hall Replacement Feedback

July 16, 2018  |  Community Events, Council Business, News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Bosun Hall Replacement Feedback

A presentation was held on July 16th, 2018 at the Bosun Hall to view and discuss the feasibility plans for a new building created by Cover Architecture.

The preliminary plans have attempted to resolve all of the priorities and features that were requested during various rounds of consultation with community members and stakeholders.

For those unable to attend the presentation, information and feedback forms  are available here:

Initial Plans – Bosun Hall Replacement

Feedback Form – Bosun Hall July 18

Please submit your feedback by July 31st, 2018 by sending it to the office by email, mail or in person. Thanks you for your input!

 

Committee of the Whole Meeting

February 3, 2017  |  Coming Events, Council Business, News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Committee of the Whole Meeting

Residents of the Village of New Denver and members of the public are hereby advised that the Council of the Village of New Denver will hold a Committee of the Whole Meeting on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 7:00 pm in Council Chambers to discuss the Village’s 2017 Budget and Five Year Plan.

Call for Public Input

January 24, 2017  |  Community Events, Council Business, News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Call for Public Input

Community Spaces for Future Generations

The Village of New Denver hosted an information session to present the results of the structural assessments on the Knox Hall and the Bosun Hall on Monday, January 23, 2017 at 7:00 pm.

If you were unable to attend the meeting, PDF copies of both structural assessment reports are available here:

Bosun Hall Building Assessment 2016

Knox Hall Building Assessment 2015

Printed copies can also be viewed at the Village Office between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., weekdays except statutory holidays.

FEEDBACK REQUESTED

The Village of New Denver’s Council seeks your views on the potential use and development of the halls so that future generations can have the continued benefit of facilities that serve our community’s needs.

A feedback form has been created to gather input on how our halls are meeting local needs and what could be added or improved to better serve the community.

Please download the feedback form and return it to the Village office.

Community Halls Feedback Form

Deadline for Feedback – February 28th, 2017

INFORMATION SESSION – COMMUNITY HALLS

January 12, 2017  |  Coming Events, Council Business, News, Press Release  |  Comments Off on INFORMATION SESSION – COMMUNITY HALLS

Residents of New Denver are invited to attend an open house to learn about the outcomes of the two recent structural assessments done on the Knox Hall and the Bosun Hall.  Steven Thomson, Principal Engineer from 9dot Engineering Inc. will be presenting the results of the structural assessments and will be available to answer questions directly related to the contents of the two reports.

WHEN:  7:00 p.m., Monday, January 23, 2017

WHERE:  Bosun Hall – 710 Bellevue Street, New Denver, BC

PDF copies of both of the structural assessment reports are available on the Village’s website at www.newdenver.ca/documents/reports-and-studies and a printed copy can also be viewed at the Village Office between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., weekdays except statutory holidays.

COUNCIL MEETING TIME CHANGED

October 26, 2016  |  Council Business, News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on COUNCIL MEETING TIME CHANGED

Residents of the Village of New Denver are hereby advised that the start time of the Regular Council Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, November 8, 2016 has been moved from 7:00 pm to 6:00 pm to allow Council members to attend the presentation on Fire Hazard Reduction around the Village of New Denver.

This time change will only effect the Tuesday, November 8, 2016 Regular Council Meeting. All other regularly scheduled meetings will begin at 7:00 pm on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month.

 

CANCELLATION OF COUNCIL MEETING

September 2, 2016  |  Coming Events, Council Business, News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on CANCELLATION OF COUNCIL MEETING

Residents of the Village of New Denver are hereby advised that the Regular Council Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 27, 2016 has been cancelled as the majority of Council members will be attending the annual convention of the Union of BC Municipalities.

2016 Summer Employment Opportunity

March 15, 2016  |  Council Business, News, Press Release, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on 2016 Summer Employment Opportunity

WATER SMART AMBASSADOR

The Village of New Denver has an exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual to act as the Water Smart Ambassador, a summer position for the 2016 season.  This is a real opportunity to make a difference in your community. While this is an ideal position for a person already in, or interested in, a career in environmental education or resource management, anyone with an interest in water conservation is encouraged to reply.

The Water Smart Ambassador provides public education about water conservation to residents and businesses in New Denver. Duties include: responding to customer inquiries about water conservation; proactively promoting water conservation through public displays and events, conducting lawn and garden water assessments at residential locations. Training will be provided.

Desired Qualifications

– Passion for water conservation and environmental issues

– Excellent interpersonal communications skills

– Completion of Grade 12 or an equivalent GED

– Valid BC Driver’s License, Class 5

– Knowledge of the local area

– Self motivated and highly organized

– Experience with public education and/or working with the public on a one-on-one level

– Computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc)

– Data gathering and analytical skills

The Water Smart Ambassador position is jointly funded by the Columbia Basin Trust and The Village of New Denver. This position is a result of the Columbia Basin Trust’s Water Smart initiative, which aims to achieve a 20% reduction in basin wide water consumption by the end of 2016.

More information about the initiative and the Water Smart Ambassador Program can be found at www.cbt.org/watersmart/

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume by Friday April 15, 2016 to:

Village of New Denver, Attention: Bruce Woodbury, CAO

Mail: P.O. Box 40, New Denver, B.C., V0G 1S0

Email: office@newdenver.ca

In person: 115 Slocan Avenue, New Denver

This position will remain posted until filled. All applicants are thanked for their interest – only those selected for an interview will be contacted.