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family day 2018

Family Day 2018 February 10-12

Career FD

Job Posting – Deputy Fire Chief

Apply by: In Person drop off, Mail, Email Submission Deadline: February 22, 2018 at 2:00pm Situated at the confluence of the Kettle and Granby Rivers in the southern interior, the City of Grand Forks showcases some of the most beautiful heritage buildings in the province.  Located in the “Boundary” area of the Regional District of…

Public Notices

Electrical Transformers RFP

RFP Submission Deadline: August 14, 2017 at 2:00pm The intent of this Request for Proposal (“RFP”) is to provide new transformers for the City’s electric utility. ELEC2017-01-RFP RFP INQUIRIES All inquiries (not submissions) should be directed to: Rod Zielinski- Power Distribution Coordinator (250) 442-4148 email

Public Notice Electrical Outages

Power Outages

Starting on the afternoon of July 19th, 2017 the power system that feeds some of the downtown core, Riverside Drive, customers on the Granby and at Valley Heights experienced a breakdown causing the power to turn off momentarily. The suspected cause was quickly located and fixed. City crews then realized that there was another breakdown…

Power Pole Test and Treat RFQ

RFQ Submission Deadline: August 4, 2017 at 2:00pm

Air Quality Advisory

Special Air Quality Statement

July 17, 2017 – Environment Canada and IHA issued a Smoky Skies Bulletin for the Boundary region advising residents to limit strenuous exertion outdoors. “Exposure is particularly a concern for infants, the elderly and those who have underlying medical conditions such as diabetes, and lung or heart disease.”


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.