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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.

 

 

 

 

Year End Reminders to Residents

December 11, 2015  |  Council Business, News, Press Release, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Year End Reminders to Residents

HOLIDAY HOURS

The Council and Staff of the Village of New Denver would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

The Village Office will be closing at 4:00 pm on Wednesday December 23rd and will reopen at 8 am on Monday January 4th

COUNCIL MEETINGS

The public is requested to take notice that the Village of New Denver’s Regular Meeting of Council originally scheduled for Tuesday, December 22, 2015 is cancelled.

Council Meetings are held at 7:00 pm in the Village of New Denver Council Chambers on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month. The schedule for 2016 is:

January 12th & 26th                                        July 12th & 26th

February 9th & 23rd                                        August 9th & 23rd

March 8th & 22nd                                            September 13th & 27th

April 12th & 26th                                              October 11th & 25th

May 10th & 24th                                              November 8th & 22nd

June 14th & 28rd                                             December 13th & 27th

 

GARBAGE COLLECTION

Residential garbage collection will take place on Tuesday, December 22nd and on Tuesday, December 29th, 2015.

Commercial garbage collection will NOT take place on Friday, December 25th or Friday January 1st.

2016 BUDGET NOTICE

Subject to Section 166 of the Community Charter, the Council of the Village of New Denver invites public consultation in the preparation of the Village’s 2016 Five Year Financial Plan. Council welcomes public input from residents of the Village with regards to items they would like to see addressed in the budget.

To ensure Council’s consideration please submit your comments to the Village of New Denver Municipal Office no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, January 29, 2016.

DOG LICENCES

Dog owners in the Village of New Denver are reminded that all dogs residing in the Village of New Denver are required to have a current dog licence. Dog Licences are available from the Village Office.

BUSINESS LICENCES

Business owners are reminded that a current Business Licence is required for all commercial undertakings of any kind within the Village of New Denver, including home-based businesses, professional, personal or other services for the purpose of gain or profit. Business Licences are available from the Village Office.

Community Voters Challenge

October 9, 2015  |  Council Business, News  |  Comments Off on Community Voters Challenge

Community Voters Challenge

The Village of New Denver has joined the Community Voters Challenge!  For more information, please visit the following link: https://www.facebook.com/CommunityVotersChallenge

Notice of Alternative Approval Process

October 1, 2015  |  Council Business, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Notice of Alternative Approval Process

Fire Truck Replacement Borrowing

The Village of New Denver is proposing to borrow funds to cover the cost of purchasing a replacement fire engine.  Information about the Alternative Approval Process can be found HERE.  A copy of the Elector Response Form can be found HERE.

Committee of the Whole Meeting

August 28, 2015  |  Council Business, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Committee of the Whole Meeting

Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre Operations

Thursday, September 3, 2015 at 10:00 a.m

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 onThursday,September 3, 2015 at 10;00 a.m. in Council Chambers to discuss the Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre Operations

Special Council Meeting

August 26, 2015  |  Council Business, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Special Council Meeting

2015 Suffer Fest Route Change Request

Wednesday, August 26, 2015, at 8:00 p.m.

Residents of the Village of New Denver and members of the public are advised that the Council of the Village of New Denver will hold a Special Council Meeting on Wednesday, August 26, 2015, at 8:00 p.m. in Council Chambers to consider Suffer Fest’s request for a race route chance.

New Denver Receives Bear Smart Designation

June 11, 2015  |  Community Events, Council Business  |  Comments Off on New Denver Receives Bear Smart Designation

Members of New Denver Bear Smart, the B.C. Conservation Officer Service and Village of New Denver governance will gather  to celebrate New Denver’s official status as a bear smart city.  The Village of New Denver is the Province of British of Columbia’s 7th community to receive Bear Smart designation.  The designation is granted to the Village by the Ministry of Environment’s conservation officer service.

The goal of the bear smart program is to reduce the number of encounters residents have with bears, and in turn the number of bears that need to be destroyed by conservation officers due to unsafe interactions between bears and humans.
The award will be presented to Village officials at a ceremony held on Friday June 26th at 10:30am Knox Hall, New Denver (521 6th ave)
Residents are welcome to attend and there will be cake and refreshments.

Building Design Review Committee Meeting

May 1, 2015  |  Council Business, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Building Design Review Committee Meeting

Development Permit Application – 422 6th Avenue

Friday, May 8, 2015, at 11:00 a.m.

Residents of the Village of New Denver and members of the public are advised that the Council of the Village of New Denver will hold Building Design Review Committee Meeting on Friday, May 8, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. in Council Chambers, to consider the Development Permit Application for the property located at 422 6th Avenue, owned by All One World Distributors Ltd.

Committee of the Whole Meeting

May 1, 2015  |  Council Business, Public Notices  |  Comments Off on Committee of the Whole Meeting

Communications Strategy

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 9:30 a.m

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 Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. in Council Chambers to discuss the Village’s Communication Strategy.