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Open Fires Allowed in All of Southeast Fire Centre

October 20, 2017  |  News, Press Release  |  Comments Off on Open Fires Allowed in All of Southeast Fire Centre

CASTLEGAR – Effective at noon Pacific time on Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, Category 2 and Category 3 open fires will once again be allowed throughout the Southeast Fire Centre, due to a decreased risk of wildfire in the region.

Anyone wishing to light a Category 3 open fire must obtain a burn registration number ahead of time by calling 1 888 797-1717 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. A burn registration number is not required to light a Category 2 open fire.

Residents Invited to Take Community Well-being Survey

October 20, 2017  |  Community Events, News, Press Release, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Residents Invited to Take Community Well-being Survey

Community Well-being Survey

The Village of New Denver, in partnership with the Columbia Basin Rural Development Institute (RDI) at Selkirk College, is conducting research on the well-being of our community with an interest in resident attraction and retention. This survey asks residents about quality of life and several aspects related to community services and livability in and around New Denver. While the survey is created to assist with community planning and decision-making by the Village of New Denver, residents of Silverton and Area H North are invited to share their views. Part-time residents are also encouraged to take the survey.

The survey will take about 15 minutes. Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts!

Please take the online survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NewDenverArea. The survey is open from October 19 to November 13, 2017. Hardcopies are also available at the Village office.

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

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.

PROPERTY TAX NOTICES

June 23, 2017  |  News, Press Release, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on PROPERTY TAX NOTICES

Annual tax notices have been mailed to all property owners in the Village of New Denver. Please note that penalties will apply if full payment is not received by the Village before Monday, July 17, 2017. (Office hours are Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 4 pm, except for statutory holidays). Payments can be made by cash, cheque or debit at the Village Office, or through Kootenay Savings Credit Union accounts online.  If you own property in the Village but have not received a tax notice, please contact the Village Office.

BEAR SIGHTINGS

June 2, 2017  |  News, Press Release, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on BEAR SIGHTINGS

All residents are asked to please manage their attractants and continue reporting wildlife sightings to the Conservation Officer Service.   The correct number for the RAPP line is 1-877-952-7277.

COMMUNITY SPACES FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS

June 2, 2017  |  News, Press Release, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on COMMUNITY SPACES FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS

A public presentation about future plans for Knox Hall and Bosun Hall is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 6th at the Knox Hall.  Community members are invited to come and hear about Council’s proposed course of action regarding these facilities, and share their thoughts with Council.

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.


 

Community Halls Feedback Report

May 8, 2017  |  News, Press Release  |  Comments Off on Community Halls Feedback Report

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!

2017-2021 RDCK Financial Plan Community Open House

February 16, 2017  |  Press Release, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on 2017-2021 RDCK Financial Plan Community Open House

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Tuesday, February 21st 1 p.m.  Council Chambers
Village of New Denver Office