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Sparwood, BC is yours and mine.

We may be called ‘that town with the big green truck’ or we might be that community in the beautiful Rocky Mountains, right on BC’s border. But if there’s one thing we are to everyone, it’s a mining community; a collection of hard-working fun-loving people who happily call Sparwood home. We’re proud to share that with you.

Stop by anytime, share a smile or stay a while. It’s yours and mine to discover!

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Featured News

  • Sep 21, 2018
    Have you been out searching the Great Trail? We have one winner from Sparwood in Week #2. Check it out! Congratulations Shar Verge Smith! There are many more prizes to be won. 

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  • Sep 20, 2018

    Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held on Monday, October 1, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. in Council Chambers, 136 Spruce Avenue, Sparwood, BC, to consider proposed amendments to the District of Sparwood “Zoning Bylaw No. 264, 1981” and “Business Licence Bylaw No. 849, 2001”. 

  • Sep 14, 2018

    Kevin Allen, Chief Election Officer for the District of Sparwood, declared, pursuant to section 97 of the Local Government Act, the following persons as candidates in the 2018 General Local and School Election.

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Community Events 


Committee & Commission Meetings

  • start Sep 30, 2018, 12:00 AM - end Sep 30, 2018, 11:59 PM
    The District of Sparwood maintains a youth commission which is responsible for overseeing the Youth Action Sparwood (YAS) initiative and we are looking for new commission members! Deadline to apply is September 30, 2018.

General Local Election Important Dates

  • start Sep 24, 2018, 4:00 PM - end Sep 24, 2018, 4:01 PM
    Declaration of election by voting or acclamation, as applicable, at 4:00 p.m. local time. If there are more candidates for an office than there are to be elected for the office, the local chief election officer must declare that an election by voting is to be held. If there are fewer candidates, the local chief election officer must declare the candidate or candidates elected by acclamation.
  • start Sep 25, 2018, 7:00 PM - end Sep 25, 2018, 9:00 PM
    Come meet your future Sparwood Mayor and Council!
  • start Oct 10, 2018, 8:00 AM - end Oct 10, 2018, 8:00 PM
    Required advance voting opportunity from 8:00 a.m. local time to 8:00 p.m. local time in all jurisdictions. You may vote at an advance voting opportunity even if you will be present in the jurisdiction on general voting day (October 20).
  • start Oct 20, 2018, 8:00 AM - end Oct 20, 2018, 8:00 PM
    General voting day from 8:00 a.m. local time to 8:00 p.m. local time in all jurisdictions.

Council Meetings and Events

  • start Sep 24, 2018, 7:00 PM - end Sep 24, 2018, 9:00 PM
    Committee of the Whole meetings are scheduled for the last Monday of every month and are open to the public. The meetings are held at 7:00 pm at the District Office.
  • start Oct 1, 2018, 1:00 PM - end Oct 1, 2018, 3:00 PM
    Regular meetings are open to the public and are scheduled for the first and third Monday of every month and are open to the public. The first Monday meeting is held at 1:00 pm. The third Monday meeting is held at 7:00 pm.
  • start Oct 1, 2018, 1:00 PM - end Oct 1, 2018, 3:00 PM
    Council at 1:00 p.m. on October 1, 2018 will consider Development Variance Permit 2018-002 for 1353 Cypress Drive.

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