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Grand Forks Fire / Rescue Set to Hire Additional Deputy Chief

Grand Forks, BC – With changing provincial regulations and over 50 percent increase in response volume since 2012, Grand Forks Fire / Rescue will be hiring an additional Deputy Fire Chief in 2018. After a change in the dispatch protocols in 2013, call outs increased dramatically. From an average of about 300 responses per year…

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City of Grand Forks Hires CAO for 2.5 Year Contract

January 18, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Grand Forks, BC – After nearly a year of evaluations and deliberation, the City of Grand Forks Council signed a contract with the current Interim Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Diane Heinrich to become the CAO for two and a half years. Ms. Heinrich was selected to be Interim CAO…



Public Notices


RFQ – Submersible Pump

RFQ Submission Deadline: January 19, 2018 at 2:00pm The City invites quotations for a new submersible pump as detailed in the RFQ document.  RFQ City Park Pump RFQ INQUIRIES All inquiries should be directed to: Dean Chapman – Utilities Coordinator (250) 442-8266 email

RFP – Potable Water Reservoir Cleaning and Inspection

Update January 9, 2018 – answers to questions and site map.  RFP Questions  East Zone Reservoir site RFP Submission Deadline: January 25th, 2018 at 2:00pm The intent of this Request for Proposal (“RFP”) is to provide proposals regarding the procurement of services for the cleaning and inspection of the City of Grand Forks’ East Zone…

Tree trimming in progress

The City is trimming trees on 2nd Street and some other areas that are to be worked on as a part of the electrical system upgrades. We’re making room for crews to work on the poles and line. Please call (250) 442-8266 with any questions or concerns.

1990 International Truck – 186,000km – Snow Plow Rigout

Specifications DT 466 diesel Engine 10 speed single axle has a leak on the hoist cylinder 12ft dump box 11ft Henderson slide in sander 10 Monroe rotating under body plow Available for viewing by appointment Monday to Friday 7am – 3:30pm. Please send your viewing request to: David Reid email | 250-442-8266   Sealed bids…


PUBLIC NOTICE: 2017 PROPOSED PERMISSIVE TAX EXEMPTIONS

September 21st, 2016 – Pursuant to Section 227 of the Community Charter, Public Notice is hereby given that Grand Forks City Council is considering adopting proposed 2017 Annual Tax Exemption Bylaw 2033 to exempt certain properties used for worship and not-for-profit purposes from taxation in 2017.