Representatives from the Forest Enhancement Society of BC, BC Parks (West Arm Park), local foresters, Celgar, Kalesnikoff Mass Timber & Lumber, BC Wildfire, RDCK, Mayor John Dooley and the Nelson Fire Chief a...
Nelson’s very own Social Innovation Lab for Climate Solutions, Nest Lab, is now accepting applications for Phase II!
Apply by April 30th, 2021
Nest Lab is convened by the City of Nelson, KAST, Interior Health, Nelson at its Best, and Selkirk Colle...
*Free yard waste drop-off for the month of May at Grohman Transfer Station
*Burning Period Approved for City of Nelson April 1st – May 16th
Nelson Fire & Rescue Services is encouraging residents to remo...
March 18, 2021 City of Nelson Public Works Newsletter
City crews have begun street scraping, sweeping and flushing streets to remove winter sand.
Did you know that approximately 80 km of roadway is cleaned of sand annually?
Crews began last week with the scraping of bulk sand accumulations to prepar...
MAYOR AND COUNCIL’S UPDATE ON NELSON HYDRO’S RATE APPLICATION TO THE BC UTILITIES COMMISSION
In November of 2020, Mayor and Council, through its electric utility department, Nelson Hydro, submitted a Cost of Service Analysis (COSA) and ...
Nelson & District Youth Centre Newsletter - February 2021
January 11, 2021
The City of Nelson is in the final stages of migrating to our new emergency notification system, Voyent Alert!
All residents who had previously subscribed to receive emergency notifications from the City of Nelson will soon receive a notificatio...
The Nelson and District Youth Centre has developed a new program to connect seniors and those with limited mobility with a Snow Angel volunteer, to assist with snow clearing this winter.If you are interested in volunteering or learning more about this pro...
Nelson Hydro has made two applications to the BCUC. For more information about each application, please see the BCUC orders linked below:
Nelson Hydro – 2021 General Rate Application – Regulatory Timetable
Nelson Hydro – Cost o...
Confirmed cases in BC are continuing to increase. The vast majority of cases are in the Fraser Health Area. Confirmed cases in the Interior Health Area and more specifically the Kootenay Boundary Health Service Delivery Area remain relatively low. Social ...
City Newsletter - Development Services - October 29, 2020
Confirmed cases in BC are continuing to increase. Confirmed cases in the Interior region and more specifically the Kootenay Boundary Health Service Delivery Area remain low. Social gatherings are where we are see...
Hoover Street Paving Project
Gore Street Paving Project
Observatory Street Paving Project
Questions? Please call Public Works at (250) 352-8238 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 2, 2020
Confirmed cases have decreased in BC this week. Confirmed cases in the Interior region and more specifically the Kootenay Boundary Health Service Delivery Area remain low. Even though our numbers r...
September 11, 2020 Recovery Operations Centre Weekly Update
September 4, 2020 Recovery Operations Centre Update
Friday, May 15, 2020 – 3:45pm
COVID-19 PANDEMIC UPDATE #43 – CITY OF NELSON
**NOTE: This weekend, the Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) is transitioning to a virtual Level 1, and will remain in a readied state to address any emergent nee...
Thursday, May 14, 2020 – 4:00pm
COVID-19 PANDEMIC UPDATE #42 – CITY OF NELSON
Stay Local, Keep Your Community Safe This Long Weekend
As the May long weekend approaches, the province reminds everyone to avoid all non-essential tr...
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 – 4:30pm
COVID-19 PANDEMIC UPDATE #41 – CITY OF NELSON
Town Hall with Premier Horgan and Dr. Bonnie Henry
On, Tuesday, May 12th, the Premier and Dr. Henry hosted a virtual Town Hall where they answered some pressin...
Tuesday, May 12, 2020 – 4:00pm
COVID-19 PANDEMIC UPDATE #40 – CITY OF NELSON
*TONIGHT - COVID-19 Town Hall with Premier Horgan and Public Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry at 6:30pm on GlobalBC.*
Take the COVID-19 BC Survey
The Provincial Go...
Monday, May 11, 2020 – 4:00pm
COVID-19 PANDEMIC UPDATE #39 – CITY OF NELSON
Dr. Bonnie Henry on Re-Opening BC: “A steady stream will be far more successful than a rushing river.”
Today, Provincial He...
Friday, May 8, 2020 – 4:00pm
COVID-19 PANDEMIC UPDATE #38 – CITY OF NELSON
A Note from Dr. Bonnie Henry on Mother’s Day
Tuesday, May 5, 2020 – 3:45pm
COVID-19 PANDEMIC UPDATE #35 – CITY OF NELSON
Premier Horgan to Announce Made-in-BC Plan to Restart the Economy
Premier John Horgan will address the province at 3:00pm on Wednesday, May 6th to announce a &...
Economic Stimulus & Financial Stability 25 Point Action Plan
Council has adopted an Economic Stimulus and Financial Stability 25 Point Action Plan that will stabilize City operations and help our community recover from the economic and financial impact...
April 30, 2020
“Made-in-Nelson” Economic Stimulus Fund – Plug the Meter Campaign!
NELSON, BC - In 2019, the City of Nelson generated over $1,100,000 in parking meter revenue as well as collected $2...
April 29, 2020
Economic Stimulus and Financial Sustainability 25 Point Action Plan:
Community Support Pillar
NELSON, BC – The Mayor and Council’s Economic Stimulus and Financial Stability 25 Point Action Plan focuses on...
Thursday, April 23, 2020 – 4:15pm
COVID-19 PANDEMIC UPDATE #27 – CITY OF NELSON
Mayor and Council would like thank all local businesses (including non-profit organizatio...
Tuesday, April 21, 2020 – 4:15pm
COVID-19 PANDEMIC UPDATE #25 – CITY OF NELSON
Shambhala Music Festival, Kaslo Jazz Etc Festival and Kootenay Pride Parade Postponed
Due to COV...
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 – 4:15pm
COVID-19 PANDEMIC UPDATE #21 – CITY OF NELSON
BC Government Extends State of Emergency Two More Weeks
The Premier provided an update today indicating that of the 4700 travelers who have returne...
Tuesday, April 7, 2020 – 5:00pm
COVID-19 PANDEMIC UPDATE #15 – CITY OF NELSON
Nelson, BC – “Bend the curve, not the rules this weekend” said Health Minister Adrian Dix. The Minister indic...
Monday, April 6, 2020 - 4:15pm
COVID-19 PANDEMIC UPDATE #15 – CITY OF NELSON
Nelson, BC – “This is the time to be kind, to be calm, and to be safe” say Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry. She also reiterated t...
April 3, 2020 – 3:15pm
COVID-19 PANDEMIC UPDATE #14 – CITY OF NELSON
Nelson, BC – Nelson City Council and City staff would like to give a big shout-out to all those who are working hard at our groc...
April 1, 2020 – 5:00pm
Nelson, BC – Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry says we are currently in a very challenging time and it is having an impact on all...
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...
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.
Click here for the December 2017 City of Nelson Newsletter.
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 ...