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The purpose of this Request for Proposal (RFP) is to invite interested parties that currently perform and/or have experience in Bylaw Enforcement Services to submit application to the City of Rossland to provide these services for approximately up to 20 hours per week from June 2017 to December 2018.  A two-year extension will be considered upon successful completion of the initial term.

Click here for a copy of the RFP

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Thu, 2017/06/01

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ENTER THE DRAW FOR A RAIN BARREL BY CALCULATING YOUR WATER FOOTPRINT!

By calculating your household water footprint, you can identify where water conservation is most needed in your household and bring awareness to the quantity of water used by your household every day.

To enter the draw and calculate your household Water Footprint visit: 

https://www.watercalculator.org/wfc2/q/household/ and select Washington as your location. Then email the Water Smart Ambassador water.smart@rossland.ca with your footprint calculation and one way your household conserves water.

Submission deadline is noon on Friday, August 23rd, 2019.  The winner will be announced on August 26, 2019.

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Sat, 2019/08/24

August 8, 2019

HELPING BASIN COMMUNITIES PREPARE FOR WILDFIRE

Trust supports nine communities with Community Wildfire Education Grants


(Columbia Basin) – 2017 and 2018 saw extreme wildfire activity with a record number of fires across BC and in the Basin. Through its Community Wildfire Education Grants the Trust is supporting the efforts of Basin communities and residents to prepare for and reduce the impacts of wildfires occurring within or adjacent to Basin communities.

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IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE

Effective at noon (Pacific time) on Monday, July 29, 2019, Category 2 open fires will be prohibited throughout the Southeast Fire Centre's jurisdiction. A category 3 prohibition is currently in place. These prohibitions are in effect to help prevent human-caused wildfires and to protect public safety.

A map of the effected areas is displayed below, and can also be downloaded here.

These two fire prohibitions specifically include:

Media Advisory


Statement from Victoria, Tofino, Squamish and Rossland Mayors on BC’s Plastics Engagement
 
Date: Thursday, July 25, 2019
For Immediate Release


VICTORIA, BC — Victoria Mayor Lisa Helps, Tofino Mayor Josie Osborne, Squamish Mayor Karen Elliott and Rossland Mayor Kathy Moore issued the following joint statement today about BC’s engagement on banning, reducing and recycling more plastics:
 
“As mayors of communities that are taking a leadership role to reduce single-use plastics, we are delighted to see the Province launch a consultation period to hear from British Columbians on this important issue. We’re encouraged that the Province will also take a leadership role to reduce needless waste across the Province.