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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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Posted on: September 11, 2019

Notice of Planned Power Outage - West Beasley

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NOTICE OF PLANNED POWER OUTAGE (WEST BEASLEY)

The Power will be off for approximately three (3) hours on the 400 & 500 blocks of West Beasley Street on Tuesday, September 17, 2019, between 8:00 am and 11:00 am (approximate).
This outage is necessary to ...
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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: July 22, 2019

City partners with Thoughtexchange to increase community dialogue

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July 22, 2019

The City of Nelson has partnered with Thoughtexchange, a Kootenay-based online collaboration software, to increase and promote dialogue on community issues

 Nelson, BC - Thoughtexchange and the City of Nelson are proud to par...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: July 18, 2019

Media Release: City updates Land-Use Regulations

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July 18, 2019

City updates Land Use Regulations to increase resiliency to potential wildfires; Free FireSmart Assessments available to Nelson property owners

Nelson, BC – The City of Nelson has taken additional steps to become a more wil...

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

Preparations in the Event of a Severe Storm

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PREPARATIONS IN THE EVENT OF A SEVERE STORM

July 5, 2019

The City of Nelson would like to advise residents of preparations the City routinely undertakes when there is a severe storm warning. We are also providing information on what the public can do in the...

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

City launches 2019 Laneway House Design Competition

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June 4, 2019

City launches 2019 Laneway House Design Competition

Nelson, BC – The City of Nelson is launching an open, two-round laneway house design competition. The objective is to generate high-quality, pre-reviewed laneway house buil...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: April 24, 2019

Street Sweeping - April 25-30 Lower Uphill

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Parking restrictions are in effect for these streets to facilitate effective and efficient street scraping, sweeping and flushing.  Residents with off-street parking are asked to park vehicles off the road on these days. If you must park on the s...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: January 11, 2019

BE A VOLUNTEER!

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BE A VOLUNTEER!

The City of Nelson has a number openings on various committees and commissions.

The deadline to submit applications to serve on a City of Nelson Committee or Commission is 4:30pm on Friday, January 25, 2019.

You can submit your application on...

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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: November 14, 2018

Area Municipalities to receive $40,000 for Smart Kootenays Digital Platform

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November 13, 2018

 

Partner municipalities of Nelson, Castlegar, Rossland and Trail to receive a $40,000 grant to implement a Smart Kootenays Digital Mobility Platform

 

Nelson, BC – The communities of Nelson, Castlegar, Rossland an...

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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: October 4, 2018

2019 Cultural Ambassador for Nelson Nomination Period Open!

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SEARCH FOR NELSON’S 2019 CULTURAL AMBASSADOR IS ON

October 2, 2018

The Cultural Development Committee (CDC), on behalf of the City of Nelson, is currently inviting applications and nominations for the position of Nelson’s 2019 Cultural A...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: September 21, 2018

Media Release: Proposed Improvements for Rosemont Multi-Generational Park

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Proposed Improvements for Rosemont Multi-Generational Park

September 21, 2018

Successful open house held to gather feedback for Rosemont Multi-Generational Park; Online survey open until Friday, September 28th

 

Nelson, BC - On Thursday, 20t...

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

City Moves to Level 2 Water Regulations

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Effective September 18, 2018, the City of Nelson is adhering to Level 2 Water Regulations. For a complete guide to water regulations in Nelson, click here

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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: September 17, 2018

September 17, 2018 - UPDATE #39 - Hall Street Project Phase II

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Hall Street Update Week of September 17 – 21, 2018

Due to adverse weather this week, the night work that Marwest had planned, was unable to proceed. The current forecast indicates a window of opportunity for this work to proceed over the evenings...

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

6th Annual Green Home & Energy Show

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6th Annual Green Home and Energy Show - Save Energy and Save Money

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 6:30pm at Prestige Lakeside Resort

 

September 11, 2018

 

Nelson, BC – Need to save energy, but not sure where to start? Whether you a...

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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.

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

City of Nelson moving to Level 3 Water Restrictions

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LEVEL 3 WATER RESTRICTIONS

Effective Tuesday, August 28, 2018, the City of Nelson will be adhering to LEVEL 3 mandatory water conservation measures.

There is little rain in the forecast and flows in our source water creeks are rapidly declining. This means ...

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

Nelson's Community Solar Garden - A Year in Review

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NELSON’S COMMUNITY SOLAR GARDEN – YEAR ONE

July 31, 2018

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Canada’s first community solar garden, located in Nelson, BC, has completed its first year of solar electricity generation. The solar array was installed on Cit...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: June 6, 2018

City of Nelson Newsletter - May 2018

May 2018

Click here for the May 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

December 2017

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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