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Aug 11, 2017

Web Map Service Restored

The CSRD Web Mapping site service has been restored. Thanks for your patience.

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Aug 9, 2017

Galena Bay Evacuation Alert Update - Wednesday, August 9, 2017

 August 9, 2017 at 2:00 PM

An Evacuation Alert was issued by staff at the Revelstoke and Area Emergency Operations Centre at 12:15 PM on Saturday, August 5, 2017 for an area around Galena Bay. 

Crews are working on the west flank of this fire with the aid of helicopters and heavy equipment. Crews continue to put guard in and are working to widen existing...

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Aug 8, 2017

Galena Bay Evacuation Alert Update

UPDATE: August 8, 2017 at 10:00 AM.

An Evacuation Alert was issued by staff at the Revelstoke and Area Emergency Operations Centre at 12:15 p.m. on Saturday, August 5, 2017 for an area around Galena Bay.

Fire Crews had good success yesterday on the Galena Bay Fire by focusing on the base of the fire. Fire crews have actioned three quarters of the west...

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Aug 5, 2017

Evacuation Alert - Galena Bay Area

Please see attached Evacuation Alert from the Revelstoke and Area Emergency Management Program.

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Aug 2, 2017

Media Release: Commercial Recycling Tipping Fee

The new tipping fee structure for solid waste disposal and recycling within the CSRD was implemented on July 1, 2017.  Updates to the tipping fee rates were made to ensure the solid waste function maintains financial stability over the long term.   
 
The CSRD’s residential recycling drop-off depot program is managed in partnership with Recycle BC, a provincial stewardship program...

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Jul 26, 2017

Free landfill drop off for woody debris in wake of wind storm

Clean up efforts continue throughout Golden and Area A after the very intense wind storm on July 23, 2017. There are still multiple power outages and trees down around our community, as well as private and public property damage.

In recognition of both Golden and Area A residents undergoing clean up and incurring costs associated with the wind storm, disposal fees will be waived for all...

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Jul 25, 2017

Public assent achieved to purchase sections of the abandoned Canadian Pacific Rail corridor between Sicamous and Armstrong

The Columbia Shuswap Regional District (CSRD) and the Regional District of North Okanagan (RDNO) have both successfully concluded an Alternative Approval Process (AAP), providing them with the necessary public assent to borrow for the purchase of sections of the CP Rail Corridor property between Sicamous and Armstrong, excluding a number of sections owned by the Splatsin.   
 
The...

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Jul 21, 2017

Wildfire Status Update

A new fire in Anglemont/St. Ives was discovered July 20. According to BC Wildfire Service, the suspected cause is lightning and the estimated size is 2ha. BC Wildfire Service is aggressively addressing the fire with water bomber attacks. This fire is moving up hill in a very remote area and is not threatening any communities. It is not anticipated that the fire will change direction.

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Jul 20, 2017

Invitation to Quote - Malakwa Community Park Construction

The Columbia Shuswap Regional District is inviting Quotes for the construction of a new community park in Malakwa BC, located at 4088 Community Hall Road, Malakwa, BC in Electoral Area E.

Interested bidders must attend the mandatory on-site meeting to be held on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at 9:30 AM PDT.

Sealed Quotations will be accepted until 11:00 AM PDT...

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Jul 16, 2017

Emergency Reception Centre Receiving Evacuees

Attention Wildfire Evacuees! Salmon Arm Emergency Reception Centre is now receiving evacuees from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM. Register at the Prestige Hotel, 251 Harbourfront Drive NE, Salmon Arm to get gift cards for food, clothing if needed, and referrals for lodging. Any questions, call 250-833-3351 (available from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM, if you call and leave a message we will get back to you the next...

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