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Posted on: November 13, 2019

Successful Seniors Energy Efficiency Program in Nelson extending into 2020

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Seniors take the chill out of winter with home energy upgrades

Over 100 seniors have signed up to have free energy efficiency installations completed 

November 13, 2019 

Nelson, BC Over 100 seniors living in and around N...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: November 12, 2019

Planned Power Outage - North Shore on November 13, 2019

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NOTICE OF PLANNED POWER OUTAGE ON NOVEMBER 13, 2019 (NORTH SHORE)

There is a planned power outage on the North Shore that includes all of Johnstone Road and up to 4173 Highway 3A.
Power will be off for approximately 4 Hours
Wednesday, November 13, 2019&n...
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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Media Release: Fire Response to Villa Motel

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November 7, 2019

Fire Response to Villa Motel

At 0455 hours the Nelson Fire& Rescue Services responded to a report of a fire at the Villa Motel with flames showing from the pool area extending to the units above. Both on-duty members responded immediate...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: November 5, 2019

Nelson Hydro Seeking Feedback with Open House & Survey

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Nelson, BC - If you’re a Nelson Hydro customer, the local power provider wants to hear from you over the next few weeks.

An open house happening tomorrow (Wednesday, November 6) and a survey slated for later this month are planned in pre...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Leaf Removal - Lower Uphill

LEAF REMOVAL - LOWER UPHILL 🍂Wednesday, October 30th and Thursday, October 31stLatimer St. to Observatory St. and all cross streets

(Please share with your neighbours if they live in this area.)

Parking restrictions are in effect for these streets to facil...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: October 25, 2019

Notice to Public: Leaf Removal - Downtown (South)

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Parking restrictions are in effect for these streets to facilitate effective and efficient Leaf Removal. Residents with off-street parking are asked to park vehicles off the road these days. If you must park on the street, and where possible, residents ar...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: October 9, 2019

Fall Burning Period Approved By Fire Chief

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October 9, 2019

Nelson Fire & Rescue Services Chief Len MacCharles is encouraging residents to reduce the amount of deadfall, woody debris and long grasses around their homes to minimize the fire risk posed by these ground fuels ahead of next...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Scam Call Alert - Nelson Hydro Disconnect Notification Scam

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October 4, 2019

Nelson Hydro –  Disconnect Notification Scam

  • Another scam is underway within the Nelson Hydro service area in and around Nelson BC. Nelson Hydro customers are being contacted by phone and told they owe money and are going ...
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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Join Council in October for the Single-Use Plastic Challenge!

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Join us this October for the SUP (single-use plastic) Challenge!

City Council is challenging local residents and businesses to stop using SUPs for good! Let's be plastic-free!

What's SUP? Single-Use Plastic is recyclable or disposable plastic that is only u...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: September 23, 2019

City of Nelson Hires Emergency Management Coordinator

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September 23, 2019

City of Nelson Hires Emergency Management Coordinator

 

Nelson, BC – City Council has identified emergency preparedness as one of their top strategic priorities and has worked to meet this goal by hiring an Emergency Man...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: September 19, 2019

City Receives CBT Funding For Railtown Plaza Development

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CITY OF NELSON RECEIVES SIGNIFICANT CBT FUNDING FOR RAILTOWN PLAZA DEVELOPMENT

September 18, 2019 (Nelson, BC) - The City of Nelson, in partnership with the Nelson & District Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to announce receipt of $219,156 from the Colu...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: September 17, 2019

7th Annual Green Home and Energy Show

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September 17, 2019

7th Annual Green Home and Energy Show - Zeroing in on Waste, Electric Transportation and Saving Energy 

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019 at 6:00 pm at Prestige Lakeside Resort

Nelson, BC –Nelson Hydro’s EcoSave Program and the West Ko...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

City Moves to Normal Water Regulations

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CITY MOVES TO NORMAL WATER REGULATIONS EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY

Friday, September 13, 2019
The City of Nelson is moving from Stage 2 Water Conservation Measures to Normal Regulations effective immediately.
Normal Water Regulations means that Even# addresses can...
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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: August 1, 2019

City Hires Climate Change Coordinator

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Photo Credit: Bill Metcalfe of the Nelson Star

Nelson, BC – On July 21, 2019, the City's new Climate Change Coordinator officially began work in the Department of Development Services. The successful incumbent is Kate Letizia, who originally hail...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: November 28, 2018

Youth Centre to take over day-day operations of City Parkade

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November 28, 2018

Nelson and District Youth Centre to take over day-to-day operations of the City parkade; City of Nelson thanks Parkade Operator Jim Reimer for his 22 years of exceptional service.

Nelson, BC -  On January 1st, 2019, the City of Ne...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: October 11, 2018

Media Release from Nelson Hydro on Enbridge Gas Line Rupture

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For Immediate Release

Southern Interior and Okanagan asked to conserve natural gas usage after gas line rupture in northern British Columbia

October 11, 2018

Nelson, BC - Nelson Hydro is advising customers that while we encourage electricity conservation, wi...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: September 18, 2018

Notice to Public: Nelson Hydro Launches New Automated Call Dialer System

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NOTICE TO PUBLIC: Nelson Hydro Launches New Automated Call Dialer System

Nelson Hydro currently has one staff member responsible for making personal calls to our clients regarding overdue accounts. This staff person can make upwards of a 100 calls...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: August 31, 2018

City Newsletter - August 2018

August 30, 2018

Click here for the August 2018 City of Nelson Newsletter.

City News & Public Notices
Posted on: May 22, 2018

Notice To Public: Street Sweeping & Flushing

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Street Sweeping – Rosemont (North)

Wednesday May 23 and Thursday May 24th

Parking restrictions are in effect for these streets to facilitate effective and efficient street scraping, sweeping and flushing.  Residents with off-street parkin...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: October 31, 2017

Residential Bear Resistant Garbage Bins Available for Purchase!

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BEAR RESISTANT GARBAGE BINS FOR SALE!

The City of Nelson is pleased to offer bear resistant garbage bins for purchase. There are 100 bins available, on a first come, first served basis. Each bin costs $205.

Check out the video of one of the Toter Bear Resi...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: January 9, 2018

Council Approves Updated Water Master Plan; 2018 Water & Sewer Rates Adopted

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On January 8, 2018, Council approved updates to the Water Master Plan and the 2018 Water/Sewer Rates. Click here for the full media release.

Sample of corroded galvanized pipe removed throughout Nelson.

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: December 21, 2017

City of Nelson Newsletter - December 2017

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Click here for the December 2017 City of Nelson Newsletter.

City News & Public Notices
Posted on: December 12, 2017

2018 Volunteer Opportunities with the City of Nelson

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THE CORPORATION OF THE CITY OF NELSON2018 VOLUNTEER POSITION VACANCIES

December 12, 2017

The deadline to submit applications to serve on a City Board, Committee or Commission is 4:30 pm on Friday, December 29, 2017.

Remember you can submit your applications ...

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