May 3, 2022

UPDATE: Horseshoe Bay fire no longer out of control

Update 14:00 Hours

There has been no substantial growth of the Horseshoe Bay fire boundaries, which remain at 18.5 hectares.

BC Wildfire is no longer classifying the fire as out of control and...

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May 3, 2022

Province tests Alert Ready May 4, Alertable still in use

The Provincial Alert Ready system will be tested on May 4 at 1:55 PM.

Many people will get the loud alert on their phones and, if you have the Alertable app, you will likely get the...

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Apr 30, 2022

Majority of voters against the Sorrento-Blind Bay Incorporation

Eligible voters within the boundary of the proposed Sorrento-Blind Bay Incorporation Area had the opportunity to vote by mail, advance voting or general voting on the question:

"Are you in favor of the incorporation of the municipality of the District of Sorrento-Blind Bay?"

  • Yes or No

All polls have now closed and these preliminary results are...

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Apr 28, 2022

Sorrento-Blind Bay Incorporation Vote on Saturday, April 30

A reminder for Sorrento & Blind Bay residents to come to the polls tomorrow, Saturday, April 30 from 8 AM to 8 PM for the Incorporation assent vote. 

The voting question is:

"Are you in favor of the...

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Apr 28, 2022

Board pledges funds towards indoor aquatic centre in Golden

Fundraising for the proposed new Indoor Aquatics Centre in Golden will be getting a boost of nearly a half-million dollars, providing the area’s voters approve of the project. 

At the Columbia Shuswap Regional District (CSRD) Board Meeting on April 21...

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Apr 28, 2022

Reinecker Creek Trails now open for use


 The Reinecker Creek Trail System is now back open for public use. 

The bark beetle logging has been completed and the trail maintenance crew has cleaned up any residual debris. 

We thank users for their patience during the temporary maintenance closure. 


Original Post: April 6, 2022

The trail system at...

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Apr 28, 2022

Bristow Road Boat Launch opens

The newest launch option for boaters in the North Shuswap is now open. 

Effective Thursday, April 28, the Bristow Road Boat Lauch and day-use area is available. 

It is located at 1946 Bristow Road in the...

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Apr 27, 2022

Windsor Road Boat Launch to reopen in May

Update: Repairs at Windsor Road Boat Launch have now been completed, however, boaters need to hold off for for a little while longer.  

Although the boat launch may look ready, the concrete still needs time to set properly. The...

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Apr 26, 2022

Fire hydrant maintenance underway

The CSRD is conducting fire hydrant maintenance and flushing of some of its systems over the next few weeks.

Work is scheduled as follows:

  • April 25-26 for Carmel Beach , MacArthur Heights , Eagle Bay
  • April 27-...

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Apr 26, 2022

Board honours outgoing CAO, confirms interim appointment

A leader who was able to find the sweet spot between being a builder and a straight-talker.

That was one of the praises laid out for retiring Chief Administrative Officer Charles Hamilton at his...

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