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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.
The CIP/AAP supports projects identified as priorities within individual communities and is designed to help address the needs of Basin communities. The program is intended to be flexible to help address the needs of individual communities and decisions on how to best disburse the funding are community based.
Proposals are welcomed from January 8 to February 28, 2017. For 2017 application forms, please visit the following website at http://rdck.ca/cip-aap for the 2017 and further additional program details. Forms are also available at the Village of New Denver Office.
Program proposals and inquiries are welcomed by:
Regional District of Central Kootenay, Box 590, 202 Lakeside Drive, Nelson, BC V1l 5R4
Attention: Judy Madelung, Grants Coordinator at 250-352-8170
email: firstname.lastname@example.org or fax (250) 352-9300
The Council and Staff of the Village of New Denver would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. For office hours and garbage collection, please note the following holiday schedule:
The Village Office will be closing at 4:00 p.m. on Friday December 23rd and will reopen at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday January 3rd.
Residential and commercial garbage collection will take place on Wednesday, December 28th and on Tuesday, January 3rd.
Commercial garbage collection will not take place on Friday, December 30th.
Save the date and be prepared! Merchants’ Night is quickly approaching. Set this year for a Invite your friends and family. And if you have a store or restaurant in New Denver, we hope you will plan to participate.
Carolers, Santa, Cookies at the Youth Centre. Hot dogs, hot chocolate, homemade goodies will be served free of charge.
Are you a merchant without a storefront in town? If you are interested in a table at the Knox Hall on Merchants’ Night, please let me know by Monday, November 28.
The Grade 4-5-6 Class is performing a classic Christmas play with a Dr. Seuss twist at the Bosun Hall on Thursday, December 1, 2016 and Friday, Deccember 2, 2016. There will be a cash only concession on Thursday with hotdogs, popcorn and juice being offered. Admission is by donation.
The performance times are different for the two dates:
Thursday December 1st @ 5:30 pm (Doors open at 5:00pm)
Friday, December 2nd @ 7:00 pm (Doors open at 6:30pm)
SIFCO project manager, Stephan Martineau will be presenting information to the public regarding the New Denver Fire Hazard Reduction Project on Tuesday, November 8 at 7 pm at Knox Hall.
The goal of the project is to:
- Reduce ground and ladder fuel loading and lower canopy, to minimize potential fire travelling up trees or from one tree to another.
- Show private land owners methods to manage their own forests, thereby protecting themselves and their community.
Project estimated dates: October 2016 to early July 2017 and October 2017 to July 2018. These dates are weather dependent. Please check for exact dates at www.sifco.ca.
If you have any questions about this project, please attend this public presentation or contact Stephan Martineau at 250-226-7012.
In accordance with Village of New Denver Outdoor Burning Regulation Bylaw No. 591, 2005, limited open burning is permitted within the municipal boundaries from September 30 to November 15th. All residents wishing to conduct open burning are first required to obtain a permit (free for small fires!) from the Village Office.
Area residents are reminded that the Open Burning Period ends on November 15, 2016.
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.
It’s Trash to Treasure time again! The RDCK is celebrating Waste Reduction Week in Canada by promoting this reuse event on Saturday, October 22nd. The one-day Trash to Treasure gives people a chance to give away gently used items to those who may find value in them. It’s also an opportunity for residents to search their community for treasures new to them. Please click on the following link for details: Trash to Treasure Info.
The Village of New Denver is holding an Arbour Day on Wednesday, October 26, 2016. We will pick up all yard and pruning waste that is placed at the curb by 8 a.m. Please ensure that all branches are bundled and tied and 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.