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News & Notices

News Release - Fire Service Task Force Final Report

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Issued: July 28, 2017

RELEASE OF CITY OF ROSSLAND’S FIRE AND EMERGENCY SERVICES REVIEW TASK FORCE’S FINAL REPORT


As the current costs of fire protection and emergency services continue to rise, Council for the City of Rossland wanted to explore new alternatives and/or offer suggestions to the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary (RDKB) for potential improvements for the provision of these services, the City struck the Fire Service and Emergency Services Review Task Force in March 2016.

 

Release of City of Rossland's Fire and Emergency Services Review Task Force's Final Report

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Issued: July 28, 2017

 
RELEASE OF CITY OF ROSSLAND’S FIRE AND EMERGENCY SERVICES REVIEW TASK FORCE’S FINAL REPORT

 

As the current costs of fire protection and emergency services continue to rise, Council for the City of Rossland wanted to explore new alternatives and/or offer suggestions to the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary (RDKB) for potential improvements for the provision of these services, the City struck the Fire Service and Emergency Services Review Task Force in March 2016.

 

 

Water Use Restriction Information - 2018

WATER USE RESTRICTIONS

Stage I - Conservation Advisory

Implementation:

 

BC Wildfire Service Information Bulletin - July 11, 2017

BC Wildfire Service Information Bulletin - Lightning sparks numerous wildfires in Southeast BC.  Click here to view the Information Bulletin.

 

Interior Health Media Release - Smoky Skies Bulletin

The Ministry of Environment, in collaboration with the Interior Health Authority, has expanded the Smoky Skies Bulletin issued on Saturday 8th July due to forest fire smoke that is covering the area. The areas now covered are: Kinbasket, North Columbia, West Columbia, East Columbia Yoho Park- Kootenay Park, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Elk Valley, Kootenay Lake, Arrow Lakes – Slocan Lake, Boundary, Okanagan, Similkameen, Nicola, Fraser Canyon, South Thompson, North Thompson, 100 Mile, Cariboo (North and South), and Chilcotin.

To view the full media release: click here