• Dec 12, 2017

    December 11th, 2017, the District of Sparwood Council awarded the Middletown Crossing - Highway 3/43 Intersection Improvements.

    Click here to read the media release.

  • Dec 6, 2017

    The District of Sparwood is accepting applications for the position of Lifeguard Instructor 2 with the Community & Facility Services Department.

    Please click here to view the posting.

  • Nov 27, 2017

    A Public Hearing will be held on Monday, December 4, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in Council Chambers, 136 Spruce Avenue, Sparwood, BC, to consider a proposed amendment to the District of Sparwood “Zoning Bylaw No. 264 1981”.

    In general terms, Bylaw 1213 cited as "Zoning Bylaw No. 264, 1981 Amendment Bylaw 1213, 2017” will remove offices as a principal use in the Light Industrial zone. Offices will still be permitted as accessory uses. This will not prohibit any existing office uses in this zone from continuing to exist.

    Please review the entire blog post for more information.

  • Nov 27, 2017

    Council will be discussing the proposed capital budget expenditures for the 2018-2022 Financial Plan (the “Plan”) at the Committee of the Whole meeting on Monday, November 27, 2017 at 7pm in Council Chambers. They will have the opportunity to review and adjust the Plan to ensure that it is in line with their strategic goals and objectives.

  • Nov 21, 2017

    The District of Sparwood has commenced work on locating a new community drinking water supply, near Cummings Creek. Work is proceeding, funded by Teck, in consultation with the Interior Health Authority and regulations of the Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy.

    View the media release here.

  • Nov 20, 2017

    “Hey, do you have a minute?”
    You are invited to share your thoughts about the future of Winterfest.
    Lets get together
    November 20, 2017 
    6:00 pm 
    Leisure Centre Boardroom  
    We need your support! Help keep this Winter Celebration going by sharing your thoughts and ideas. 
    Join us on November 20th. 

  • Nov 20, 2017

    Please welcome Joyce Kutzner as the new Emergency Social Services Director (ESSD) for the District of Sparwood.  

  • Nov 6, 2017

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of the District of Sparwood’s intention to consider the DISPOSITION OF A PORTION of Lot 245, District Lot 4589, Kootenay District Plan 6786 by way of sale agreement between the District of Sparwood and Larry and Sandra Henriet, owners of 458 Pine Avenue.

    This will be considered at the regular Council meeting at 7:00 pm on November 20, 2017.

  • Nov 2, 2017

    Reporting to the Director of Community & Facility Services, lifeguards are responsible for the safe supervision of the public in the aquatics centre. The incumbent supervises and ensures the safety of pool users in accordance with established safety guidelines, provides lifesaving skills including first aid, resuscitation and other emergency revival techniques as required; Plans, organizes leads special events within the pool area as assigned; Provides and ensures proper day to day maintenance and cleanliness of pool and surrounding areas such as deck and changing rooms.

  • Nov 1, 2017

    Please take note that there will be no garbage pickup on Friday, November 10, 2017, to observe the Remembrance Day statutory holiday. Garbage that is normally picked up on the Friday will be picked up on Thursday, November 9, 2017.