JOB POSTING – Chief Financial Officer

Acceptance Procedure: Email, Mail

Submission Deadline: July 5th, 2016 at 1:00pm

Grand Forks is the perfect backdrop for families and retirees, with a strong commitment to healthy living, affordability and great quality of life. Incorporated in 1897, Grand Forks is the “hub” of the Boundary Region, located between the Okanagan Valley and the Kootenays. Our community is surrounded by fresh, pristine water from the Granby and Kettle Rivers and is nestled in a breathtaking and unique east/west running Valley.

Our central location means that we are only a couple of hours drive from 2 major centres; Spokane and Kelowna and that the closest regional airport is a 1 hour drive to Castlegar or a 2 hour drive to Kelowna to the International airport.

If it’s rugged recreation, clean living or new opportunities that you’re after, Grand Forks offers it all.

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OPEN HOUSE: Planning for Sustainability in Grand Forks

Come share your ideas on the Sustainable Community Plan as the City begins considering natural area protection, tiny houses, eco-housing and related planning issues.

Sustainable Community Plan – Protecting Natural Areas – Enabling Innovative Housing

Date & Time: June 16, 2016, 4:00-7:00 P.M.
Location: The Wooden Spoon Bistro (221-B Market Ave)
For more info call: 250-442-8266
Development & Engineering Services
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PUBLIC NOTICE: 6th STREET WATER SERVICE REPAIRS

The City of Grand Forks would like to advise that the Water Department will be making the necessary repairs to a water service located on Central Ave and 6th Street. There will be minor traffic detours on Wednesday May 11, 2016 from 5:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. to accommodate these repairs. Flaggers will be onsite directing traffic, however parking will be limited on 5th & 6th street to accommodate the detouring of traffic off Central Ave

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National Public Works Week Celebration – May 19, 2016

The City of Grand Forks invites you to help celebrate National Public Works Week by raising public awareness of our services provided.

When: May 19, 2016
Where: Public Works Yard, 130-Industrial Dr.
Time: 9:30am – 1:00pm

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PUBLIC NOTICE: PAVING

The City of Grand Forks would like to advise that Power Paving will be in Grand Forks from May 2-6, 2016. Asphalt paving is weather sensitive so schedules may change. Road maintenance and paving work will be done in various locations throughout the city, some locations may result in road closures however alternate roads will be available.

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PUBLIC NOTICE: LINE PAINTING

The City of Grand Forks would like to advise that the 2016 Line Painting Program will be commencing next week May 2-13, 2016 weather pending. Aardvark Pavement Marking Services will be completing the painting program again for us this year. The program may take up to two weeks to complete with minor traffic interruptions in some areas as needed.

Please note that the City of Grand Forks assumes no responsibility for paint damage claims from motorists who cross wet paint lines.

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