Feb 22, 2019

CSRD, RDNO and Splatsin ask for $13 Million Rail Trail grant

Columbia Shuswap Regional District (CSRD) Directors endorsed the submission of a $13 million grant application to the Federal Investing in Canada Infrastructure grant program to fund the development of the Sicamous to Armstrong Rail Trail.

The $13 million grant would cover costs associated with the development of a non-motorized, greenway trail along the former CP Rail corridor. In...

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Feb 19, 2019

Electoral Area Directors' meeting rescheduled to March 5

Be advised that the Electoral Area Directors Committee meeting scheduled for Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 9:30 AM in the CSRD Boardroom has been cancelled. 

The meeting has now been rescheduled for March 5, 2019 in the CSRD Boardroom, at 555 Harbourfront Drive NE, Salmon Arm, BC.

The public is welcome to attend.

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Feb 15, 2019

Building permits to be required in Electoral Area C

Residents of Electoral Area C (South Shuswap) will enjoy a greater level of confidence and security that developments on their properties will be constructed to safe, modern standards following the implementation of building inspection on March 4, 2019.

Following that date, most new construction, renovations, additions or demolitions in Electoral Area C will require property owners to...

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Feb 15, 2019

Sorrento-Blind Bay Ice Rink open for skating

It's time to break out the blades for some outdoor skating in the South Shuswap!

The ice rink at the Sorrento Blind Bay Park is open to the public as of Friday, February 15, 2019 and should remain open for the Family Day weekend, barring any abrupt change in the weather.

A burst pipe at the Sorrento Blind Bay Park had delayed the opening of the outdoor rink, however, repairs to...

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Feb 12, 2019

Frozen pipe delays opening of Sorrento Blind Bay Rink

A burst pipe at the Sorrento Blind Bay Park has delayed the opening of the outdoor rink, but skaters shouldn't have to wait too much longer before pulling on their blades.

Repairs to the pipe took place over the weekend and are now complete, so contractors can begin flooding the ice surface again to get the rink ready for skating. Contractors are working hard to get the rink into shape...

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Feb 12, 2019

Invitation to Quote - Electoral Area D Parks Maintenance - Silver Creek Community Park

The CSRD is inviting Quotes for the annual maintenance of Silver Creek Community Park in Electoral Area D.

Please see the tender documents for more information.

Tender Documents

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Feb 7, 2019

CSRD Environmental Team Leader exports skills to Vietnam

As the Columbia Shuswap Regional District's Team Leader of Environmental Health, Ben Van Nostrand is responsible for implementing waste reduction programs, which include innovative work to help reduce the emission of harmful greenhouse gases into the...

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Feb 6, 2019

Notice of Development Variance Permit (DVP) 641-33

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What is DVP641-33?

TAKE NOTICE that the Columbia Shuswap Regional District has received an application from Blueberry Hill Land Corporation for a Development Variance Permit which, if issued, would waive several sections of Subdivision Servicing Bylaw No. 641 with...

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Feb 5, 2019

Notice of Development Variance Permit 701-82

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What is DVP701-82?

The subject property is a waterfront parcel located at 1374 Gillespie Road in Sorrento of Electoral Area C. The owners want to demolish the existing single family dwelling and rebuild on the existing foundation with an addition...

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Feb 4, 2019

Love parks? Join one of our parks advisory committees

We love our parks. But they need more than just love. 

The Columbia Shuswap Regional District parks system needs people to offer ideas and input to assist in setting priorities and developing future plans. 

The CSRD is looking for residents of Electoral Areas A, C, D, E and F who want to help our parks and recreation amenities thrive. 

In order to participate, and...

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