Chief Administrative Officer tenders his resignation

February 27th, 2017


Grand Forks, BC – Mr. Doug Allin has tendered his resignation from his position as the Chief Administrative Officer for the City of Grand Forks effective March 24th, 2017.

“I would like to thank the Council & Staff for their hard work and dedication over the last several years. It has been a pleasure to serve the community and be a part of the development of the organization.”

For media information, please contact:

Cavan Gates


City of Grand Forks

Phone: (250) 442-8266  Email:

Tire and oil round-up

March 18: Tire and Oil Round-up

Bring your old tires and used oil to OK Tire March 18, 2017 to get rid of them for FREE!


Santa Claus Parade 2016

Winter Parade 7pm Friday December 2

Have you registered for the Santa Claus parade? It’s coming up quick and the light up follows the parade in Gyro Park. Celebrate the season with hot chocolate and lights!

Thanks to Vicom Design for the poster design.

Council at the pickleball courts 1

New Pickleball Courts

Another great recreational upgrade for 2016 – Pickleball courts at Barbara Ann park.

Council at the pickleball courts 2

Council at Tot Lot 3

Tot lot visit

Council diligently testing out the new tot lot to ensure a quality user experience. Upgrades include a complete overhaul of the equipment and base to bring them up to CSA safety standards.

Council at Tot Lot 2 Council at Tot Lot 1

olunteers of the Year - 2016

Congratulations to all Grand Forks VOLUNTEERS of the YEAR!

Congratulations to all the VOLUNTEERS of the YEAR. You are what makes our community exceptional.

Gerry Foster was recognized as Volunteer of the Year for his work with the Grand Forks International baseball tournament.

Certificates of Volunteer Recognition were awarded to: Dave Walsh; Don and Michele Caskey; Gerry and Judy Foster; Kelly and Jason McIver; Derek Taylor; Lisette Kermakin; Lorraine Dick and Ted Invictus.

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