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Hazardous Household Waste Round-Up 2017

September 11, 2017  |  Coming Events, News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Hazardous Household Waste Round-Up 2017

It’s that time of year again! Check your shed, garage, basement and under your sink for those hazardous materials that cannot be taken to the landfill or recycling depots. The Regional District of Central Kootenay is holding its annual Hazardous Household Waste Round-up events and accepting your old oil, paint, pesticides, cleaners, chemicals and other toxic materials.

There are six events offering free disposal for RDCK residents and the opportunity to make sure hazardous waste is managed in a safe manner. The nearest location for New Denver residents:  SILVERTON PUBLIC WORKS YARD – Saturday Sept. 30, 2017,  11:00am-2:00pm. For other locations near your community, please check the poster.

Don’t forget to bring a donation for your local food bank as well. The events are for residential household waste only, industrial and commercial waste will not be accepted.

Check the RDCK website for updates: http://www.rdck.ca/.

 

Wood Stove Exchange Program 2017

September 8, 2017  |  News, Press Release, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Wood Stove Exchange Program 2017

The Woodstove Exchange Rebate Program will continue in 2017!  The program offers residents of the RDCK and local municipalities a $350 incentive to replace their old, inefficient wood stove with a new, cleaner-burning heating appliance.  The Wood Stove Exchange Program is a partnership with the Province of BC, the BC Lung Association, the RDCK, and local RDCK municipalities.

View the brochure: http://www.rdck.ca/assets/Services/Waste~and~Recycling/Documents/2017_WoodStoveExchange_Brochure_TEMPLATE.pdf

Download the application form: http://www.rdck.ca/assets/Services/Sustainability~and~Environmental~Initiatives/Documents/Woodstove_Application-FILLABLE-TEMPLATE.pdf

Heart of a Champion Book Launch Event

August 9, 2017  |  Coming Events, Community Events, News  |  Comments Off on Heart of a Champion Book Launch Event

August 20 at 2 pm: Meet the Heart of a Champion author Ellen Schwartz for a public book launch!

  • Refreshments;
  • Book sales
  • Admission by donation

Commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Japanese Canadian internment.

Location: Kohan Garden, New Denver, BC

 

 

SPRINKLING RESTRICTIONS – Level 2

August 4, 2017  |  News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on SPRINKLING RESTRICTIONS – Level 2

Residents of the Village of New Denver are asked to observe the following rules regarding the use of sprinklers within the municipal boundaries:

Level 2 Sprinkling Restrictions: ·  No sprinkling between 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.

·  Odd-numbered properties sprinkle only on odd-numbered days of the month

·  Even-numbered properties sprinkle only on even-numbered days of the month

Fire Bans and Forest Use Restrictions

August 4, 2017  |  News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Fire Bans and Forest Use Restrictions

Information about provincial fire bans and forest use restrictions can be found at http://bcfireinfo.for.gov.bc.ca/hprScripts/WildfireNews/Bans.asp .  Click on the icons beside Southeast Fire Centre for more details about restrictions in our area.

GARBAGE COLLECTION

August 4, 2017  |  News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on GARBAGE COLLECTION

Municipal garbage collection takes place every Tuesday for residential properties in New Denver.  Residents are reminded that solid waste must be bagged, tagged and placed in a garbage can before being placed curbside for collection.

CAMPFIRE BAN

August 4, 2017  |  News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on CAMPFIRE BAN

 

All residents and visitors are reminded that a campfire ban is in effect within the Village of New Denver’s municipal boundaries, as well as in the surrounding rural areas.

 

2017 Obon Ceremony

July 20, 2017  |  Coming Events, Community Events, News, Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre  |  Comments Off on 2017 Obon Ceremony

Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre – Obon Ceremony

The Obon ceremony is to be held on Sunday, July 23rd, 2017 at 2:00pm in the Kyowakai Hall at the Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre – 306 Josephine Street.

The Kyowakai Hall will have its exhibits moved to accommodate the ceremony therefore the Centre will be open by donation.  The general public are welcome to attend the ceremony.  It is requested that those attending stay for the duration of the ceremony to prevent unnecessary disturbances to the other attendees.

PROPERTY TAXES DUE

July 17, 2017  |  News, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on PROPERTY TAXES DUE

Village of New Denver property taxes bills have been issued and are due before 4 p.m. on Monday, July 17, 2017.  A 10% penalty will be applied to all amounts that are outstanding after the payment deadline.  Eligible residents must return the completed Home Owner Grant claim form to the Village Office by the July 17th deadline in order to avoid penalty.   Payments may be made in person at the Village Office (by cash, cheque or debit), by mail, or online through the Kootenay Savings Credit Union.

SPRINKLING RESTRICTIONS

July 17, 2017  |  News, Press Release, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on SPRINKLING RESTRICTIONS

Residents of the Village of New Denver are asked to observe the following rules regarding the use of sprinklers within the municipal boundaries:

Level 1 Sprinkling Restrictions: No sprinkling between 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.