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City Beat


Park in the Park 2016

Summer events 2016

Summer 2016 was full of events and excuses to get outdoors in Grand Forks. From the opening of the Rotary Spray Park and the GFI, right on through to Park in the Park, there weren’t many weekends without a community activity. What were your favourite parts of summer?


New – From Council Chambers

August 24, 2016


Public Works Week - 2016

PUBLIC WORKS WEEK EVENT A HUGE SUCCESS!
Thanks for helping us celebrate the work we do.



Public Notices


Silver Kettle Evacuation Drill 4

Silver Kettle Drill

Everyone safe and sound at the Silver Kettle evacuation drill. Emergency services ran the drill at 11 today to help prepare in the event of an emergency. The Fire Department first sweeps the building for anyone left in their quarters. The basic principle to get everyone safe before focusing on the fire. After all, buildings…

construction notice

2nd St closed Sept 21

Please be advised that the Public Works crew will be doing some storm drain maintenance on 2nd street tomorrow, September 21, 2016 and will ONLY have one lane open to traffic between Central and Market Ave. on 2nd street for southbound traffic. Northbound traffic can access 1st Street or 3rd street with no interruptions to…

Tot Lot closed for upgrades

Tot Lot Closed for Upgrades

Please be advised that the TOT LOT in City Park is now CLOSED in preparation of the installation of the new playground equipment. We anticipate the TOT LOT will be closed for approximately two weeks while they prep and install the equipment.

helicopter inspection notice

Helicopter inspections in progress

FortisBC is inspecting their infrastructure from September 10 to October 15. You may hear or see a low flying helicopter in the area during that time. Please call (250) 442-4148 for more information.


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.


PUBLIC NOTICE: CANCELLATION OF AUGUST 15TH, COUNCIL MEETINGS

July 27th, 2016 – The Committee of the Whole & Regular Meetings of Council Scheduled for Monday, August 15th, 2016 have been cancelled.


Grand Forks Annual Report – 2015

June 13th, 2016 – We are pleased to introduce the 2015 Annual Municipal Report for the City of Grand Forks. 2015 was a year of growth and accomplishments and the City is proud to share these highlights. The Annual Report is a legislative requirement of Local Governments as identified in section 98 of the Community Charter.


2016 Parcel Tax Information Documents

April 22nd, 2016

Parcel Tax For Your Information (PDF)

Fire Truck Parcel Tax FAQ Sheet (PDF)


PUBLIC NOTICE: FEES & CHARGES BYLAW

1958-A1 – Fees & Charges Amendment