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Visitor Information Centre

The Visitor Information Centre located at 115 Douglas Avenue is open April 1 to October 31. The kiosk at the Municipal Office is open year round, week days 8:30 to 4:30. 477 Stuart Drive West, 250-996-8233

By | December 14th, 2018|

Community Forest Committee

NOVEMBER 29, 2018 EXPRESSION OF INTEREST Select Committee The District of Fort St. James is accepting applications from qualified individuals with experience in forestry or wood lot stewardship who are interested in holding a seat on the Fort St. James Community Forest select committee. We anticipate work to commence January 2, 2019 with the request for proposal to be approved and published February 2019 with a decision on the successful proponent made by the committee and forwarded to the Council by March 8, 2019. Duties will include (but may not be limited to):   Coordination with various Departments to collect information and documentation required to make informed decision on a request for proposal (RFP) to deliver the community forest servicesCompletion and submission of final draft of the RFPFinal recommendation to Council on the successful proponent   This is a volunteer position with terms from December 15, 2018 through March 31, 2019. [...]

By | December 10th, 2018|

YMCA- Recreation Survey

Have your say! Recreation survey by YMCA of Northern BC: 

By | November 29th, 2018|

2018/2019 Budget Meeting Schedule

*All budget meetings are open to the public* ** All meeting date and times are subject to change, changes will be posted at the District of Fort St. James Municipal Office** Dec. 11th 4-6 pm Review Managers Capital Requests for General, Sewer & Water 2019. Discuss Capital 5 year Dec. 18th 5 pm Review Draft Capital Budgets with amendments 2019-2023 Jan. 8th 5 pm Review Draft General Funds Budgets Jan. 23rd 7 pm Budget principles & assumptions are approved (Regular Meeting) Feb. 5th 5 pm Review and finalize budgets with amendments Feb 27th 5 pm Review Draft Financial Plan available for public viewing March 1st March 1-15th Draft Financial Plan (2019-2023) available for public viewing and input April 10th 7 pm First three readings of Financial Plan Bylaw and Tax Rates Bylaw (Regular Meeting) April 24th 7 pm Adopt Financial Plan Bylaw and Adopt Tax Rates Bylaw (Regular Meeting) May 14th Last [...]

By | November 13th, 2018|

OCTOBER 30, 2018 PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Mr. Kevin Crook is no longer with the District of Fort St. James. The Council thanks Mr. Crook for his service and wishes him the best in his future endeavours. 2018-10-30_Press release K. Crook T

By | October 30th, 2018|

Joint Press Release- District of Fort St. James and CUPE

OFFICE OF THE MAYOR PRESS RELEASE SEPTEMBER 24, 2018 The District of Fort St. James has long enjoyed a respectful and supportive relationship with their employees, appreciating the hard work they undertake daily in moving our District forward. Mayor and Council look forward to reaching an agreement with CUPE Local 4951 that is fair and equitable, but also balances the present fiscal climate and needs of our taxpayers.   Rob MacDougall Mayor Joint Press Release_2018-09-24

By | October 3rd, 2018|