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CRD Protective Services Unveils New Address Sign Program Williams Lake, B.C. – Today, the Cariboo Regional District (CRD) unveiled a new program to help make it easier for rural residents to be located by emergency responders in the event of an emergency. The CRD Street Address Sign Project is now available to all residents of the Cariboo Chilcotin.
CRD resolutions meet with success at NCLGA Conference and AGM Dawson Creek, B.C. – The Cariboo Regional District (CRD) saw success at the North Central Local Government Association’s (NCLGA) Conference and AGM with two successful resolutions. The resolutions deal with the effects of treaties on Crown tenure and license holders, and the second addresses consultation with local governments for industrial projects.
SKP Project Goes High-Tech! Watch progress of pool renovations with the click of a mouse Williams Lake, B.C. - The Cariboo Regional District (CRD), the City of Williams Lake unveiled a new online feature for the Sam Ketcham Pool Upgrade Project during today’s media and tour. A video camera, which updates every 10 minutes, has been installed on the West Fraser Aquatic Centre at the Cariboo Memorial Complex construction site to allow residents, the media and stakeholders the ability to check on the project progress from the comfort of home. The camera can be viewed through the Cariboo Regional District website at cariboord.bc.ca/services/recreation-2/central-cariboo. Each month, a time lapse video of activity from the previous month will be posted as well providing an entertaining look at the construction progress. Once the project is complete, a time lapse video of the full 18 months of construction will be available.
Renovations and Upgrade Construction Underway for Sam Ketcham Pool Williams Lake, B.C. – Today, the Cariboo Regional District (CRD), the City of Williams Lake, along with representatives from West Fraser, Northern Development Initiative Trust and senior levels of government, toured the media and elected officials through the construction site of the Sam Ketcham Pool (SKP) Upgrade Project at the West Fraser Aquatic Centre in the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex.
Presentation of audited financial statements, Support for celebration events on ALR lands, Allocation of Community Works Funds, Soda Creek Cemetery Signage, Central Cariboo Arts and Culture Grants, Contribution to Quesnel and District Visitor Information Centre, Funding application for Barlow Creek Ball Fields, Electoral Area F Discretionary Funds, Xatsull Heritage Village viewing platform, Next Board meeting
Hodgson Road area land stability reports released Geotechnical assessment of findings underway Williams Lake, B.C. – The City of Williams Lake and the Cariboo Regional District (CRD) released three reports from engineering firms regarding land slippage in the Hodgson Road area. The local governments have contracted a geotechnical engineering firm to undertake an independent analysis of the reports and provide further recommendations.
Increased Construction Costs for Pool offset by Senior Government Grants Williams Lake, B.C. - The Cariboo Regional District (CRD) Board of Directors endorsed a resolution from the Central Cariboo Joint Committee to make adjustments to the Sam Ketcham Pool Upgrade Project budget. The increase is required in light of the current project cost estimate and is considered to have a high level of accuracy based on final working drawings and the receipt of tenders to date.
North Cariboo Arena Replacement Project Construction Contract Last Thursday, the Cariboo Regional District (CRD) endorsed a recent resolution from the North Cariboo Joint Planning Committee (NCJPC) recommending that the CRD enter into a construction contract with Vic Van Isle Construction Ltd. in the amount of $17,981,044 million for the North Cariboo Arena Replacement Project (NCARP).
Lac La Hache Residents Encouraged to Participate in OCP Survey Lac La Hache, B.C. - Community support is critical to the success of an Official Community Plan (OCP) and the Cariboo Regional District (CRD) wants to hear from you if you are a resident of the Lac La Hache area. The CRD is undertaking a review of the Lac La Hache Area OCP and a number of opportunities for the community to help develop and contribute to the OCP have been identified.
100 MILE HOUSE - The Ministry of Environment and the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations are planning to conduct an ecosystem restoration burn in the Churn Creek Protected Area between March 15 and April 29, weather permitting.
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