Welcome to Fort St James, British Columbia. Discover your history. Come to work. Come to play. Fort St James welcomes you!
Founded by Simon Fraser in 1806 on the shores of beautiful Stuart Lake, Fort St. James is the gateway to a chain of rivers and lakes that traverse 400 kilometres of central British Columbia. The population of the Fort St. James area, including the municipality itself, rural areas and First Nations, is approximately 4,500 people. There is an established forest industry, … [read more ... ]
As a result of funding from the federal government, the District of Fort St. James has been able to further protect the safety and health of its citizens during emergencies and disasters. For more information visit https://fortstjames.civicweb.net/Documents/DocumentList.aspx?ID=15816
Every year Fort St. James residents participate in the National Pitch-In Week Campaign, except instead of just one week, Fort St. James promotes events for two weeks! Pitch-In Weeks is a multi-faceted approach to “litter” and overall proper waste management practices. These practices include personal responsibility, community sustainability and beautification. Through the use of education, [...]
Northern Health has successfully recruited nearly a dozen Northern Medical Program (NMP) graduates to include in a total of 55 physicians recruited since January 1, 2012 from around the province, country and world. In addition to those recruited from the Northern Medical Program, Northern Health has also recruited 24 physicians since 2010, all of whom [...]