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Recent News 2017-07-14T12:35:17+00:00

6th Annual Night Market

The sixth Annual Night Market is taking place in downtown Fort St. James on Tuesday, August 21st from 5-9 p.m. The Night Market provides our local and regional artisans, farmers, and businesses the opportunity to showcase and sell their goods and/or services to the community of Fort St. James and visitors from neighbouring communities. There will be live music and entertainment as well as various activities and games for everyone to enjoy. There are 3 tiers of registration for vendors: Regular vendors and industry booth- $15 Love Fort St. James Businesses -$10, Non-profit groups -$5. Please register by August 17th either by cheque, cash or debit at the District Office, cheques can be mailed. No refunds will be provided. Vendor location will be considered based on facility requirements and first-come first-serve basis. Late registrations will be considered dependent on space availability. Vendors will be allocated a 10x10 space, if a [...]

By | June 13th, 2018|

Upcoming Event- Housing Strategy Open House

Wednesday June 20th, 5-7pm  Housing Strategy Open House Learn about Housing Strategy Vote on housing priorities Engage with the District of Fort St. James Community Centre, 190 Stuart Drive East Housing Study is available online. Click Here  

By | June 7th, 2018|

Key to the Community

June 4, 2018 Dr. Paul Stent was presented with the Key to the Community on Monday, June 4th at the District of Fort St. James Municipal Office. Acting Mayor Kris Nielsen, thanked Dr. Stent for his many years of service as a physician in Fort St. James. Dr. Stent and his wife Norma moved to Fort St. James in 1989 and were quickly adopted by the community. Since that time Dr. Stent improved healthcare in Fort St. James, delivered countless babies and contributed to many projects. Dr. Stent retired in 2015, he continues to take on locum work and fill in at the Fort St. James Medical Clinic. (Acting Mayor Nielsen, Norma Stent, Dr. Stent, Councillor Birdi, Councillor Gouglas, Councillor Greenaway)   When Council first introduced the Key to the Community award in 2016, Dr. Stent was one of the first names to come to mind. The presentation ceremony was [...]

By | June 4th, 2018|

North Road Public Meeting Updates

Thursday July 12th 2018 Canfor has provided their response to inquiries made at the June 28th meeting held at Germanson. Please click here. Thursday July 5th 2018 Canfor held a meeting in Germanson June 28th. To see notes from the meeting please click here. Friday May 25th 2018 Canfor prepared answers to the questions that were received prior to the May 17th meeting. To see these answers please click here.  Friday May 18th 2018 The District of Fort St. James with support from Tom Greenaway Director for Area"C" of the Regional District of Bulkley Nechako hosted a Public Meeting on the North Road on Thursday May 17th 2018. There were 10 presenters who spoke on the proposed change to the North Road from a Highway to a Forest Service Road. Copies of the presentations can be found by clicking on the links below. Joanne Vinnedge moderated the meeting. Kalin Urich representing [...]

By | May 18th, 2018|