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A Cup Half Full: Invitation

May 9, 2017  |  Coming Events, Community Events, News, Press Release, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on A Cup Half Full: Invitation

poster_Cup half full Aging Well May 2017 Let’s Talk about “Aging Well” in New Denver

Please join the community discussion and share your ideas about how to age well in New Denver and the surrounding communities. Researchers from the University of Victoria are working in partnership with Interior Health, and with municipal and health leaders from your local communities to gather your thoughts on aging well.

The events will be held on Tuesday, May 16th at either 1:00-4:00 pm, or 6:00-9:00 pm at Knox Hall in New Denver. A third drop-in session will be held in Knox Hall on Wednesday May 17th from 9:30-11:30 am. Light refreshments will be served.


Outdoor Burning Reminder

May 8, 2017  |  News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Outdoor Burning Reminder

Residents of New Denver are reminded that outdoor burning is regulated within the Village of New Denver.  Permits are required for all outdoor fires except cooking fires contained within a barbecue pit or fire pit having a surface area not greater than four (4) square feet; or within a manufactured gas, coal or electric barbecue.

Burning permits are available from April 1st to May 15th and from September 30th to November 15th – for more information please contact the Village Office, weekdays between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.  Council thanks all residents for their cooperation.

Community Spaces for Future Generations

May 8, 2017  |  News, Press Release  |  Comments Off on Community Spaces for Future Generations

The report summarizing the recent consultation about community satisfaction with Knox Hall and Bosun Hall has been presented to Council and is available here: Summary Report or pick up a paper copy at the Village Office . We thank everyone for their input!

Wide Spot

May 4, 2017  |  Coming Events, Community Events, News  |  Comments Off on Wide Spot

WS 14May2017 OnlinePosterWIDE SPOT – May 14th, 2017

6:00 pm at the Knox Hall

Topic: Medically Assisted Dying

MyHealthPortal is coming to New Denver

May 1, 2017  |  Coming Events, Community Events, News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on MyHealthPortal is coming to New Denver

PSA_KB myhealthportal_Page_1MyHealthPortal provides patients 24-hour access to their health information via their smart phone, tablet or computer through a secure  portal from the Interior Health website. Features include the ability to view their Interior Health lab results, diagnostic imaging reports (such as X-rays, scans and ultrasound), certain upcoming appointments, recent hospital visit history, and the opportunity to update address and phone number information.

To sign up, patients must present to the project team in person with legal photo identification and their Care Card or B.C. Services Card in order to verify their identity. They will be given a login username and password that they will be able to use on their own device—home computer, tablet or smart phone. Then they simply go to the MyHealthPortal page on Interior Health’s web site at to login.

The project team will be in the Slocan Community Health Centre in New Denver from May 2 to May 4 to enrol interested patients and visitors. Please see media release for more information.

Community Clean Up

May 1, 2017  |  Coming Events, Community Events, News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Community Clean Up

Community Clean-Up Ad 2017Join Lucerne School students on May 8 from 12:30-3:00 pm  to help keep New Denver clean and green, as part of Pitch-In Canada. Refreshments and cake provided. Please contact our office for more information.


Galena Trail Closure

April 28, 2017  |  News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Galena Trail Closure

A section of the Galena Trail has been closed due to a slide. The trail is closed from Three Forks to the cable car. The RDCK estimates it could take up to a week to reopen that section of the trail.  A section of the trail is open from New Denver to Denver Canyon. For up-to-date information, please go to


April 26, 2017  |  Coming Events, News, Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre  |  Comments Off on NIKKEI CENTRE GARDEN CLEAN-UP

NIMC Spring Clean-Up Poster 2017Spring Garden Clean Up

Community members are invited to join us from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 30th as we get the Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre gardens and grounds ready for the 2017 season.  Bring your work gloves, pails and weeding tools.

A light lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Economic Development Presentation

April 5, 2017  |  News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Economic Development Presentation

At 7:00 p.m. on Monday, April 10th at the Legion Hall in Slocan (502 Harold Street) representatives of EDCD Consulting will present an overview of the Slocan Valley Economic Development Strategy project and report on the public consultations that were held in February.  All members of the public are invited to attend.

Arbor Days – April 19 & 20

April 5, 2017  |  News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Arbor Days – April 19 & 20

tree2The Village of New Denver will be holding Arbor Days on April 19-20, 2017. We will pick up yard and pruning waste that is placed at the curb by 8 a.m. Please ensure that all branches are bundled and tied in bunches no longer than 3 feet and that all garden refuse (leaves, etc.) is bagged. Absolutely, no household garbage or construction material will be picked up. Please ensure that all bundles and bags are an acceptable weight. Remember, you only have to lift one bag in comparison to the number our crew will have to lift. Thank you for your cooperation.