We are now accepting applications for a Director of Corporate Services

The District of Sparwood is searching for its next talented and experienced Director of Corporate Services.  

We're Hiring! We are now accepting applications for a Computer Science Co-op Student to begin this May!

The District of Sparwood is accepting applications for a computer science co-op student to work in a fixed term, full time position, for a four-month term (with the possibility of an additional four-month extension based on work requirements) beginning Spring 2020.  If you want practical, hands on, real time work experience that will enhance your post-secondary education, the District of Sparwood is the place for you!

We are now accepting applications for a Director of Planning and Development!

We are now accepting applications for a Director of Planning and Development.

We are now accepting applications for Rink Attendants

We are currently accepting applications for Rink Attendants! 

Centennial Square Revitalization Concept Plan

Watch out for an upcoming winter street party the District will be hosting at the end of January or early February to hear your thoughts on the Centennial Square Revitalization Concept Plan. For more information on the concept plan visit www.sparwood.ca/centennial-square.

Service Awards Presented to Long-Term Employees

The District of Sparwood was pleased to recognize the contributions of long-term employees during the annual Christmas Party and Awards Banquet. 

2020 Winter Leisure Guide

 The Winter 2020 Sparwood Leisure Guide is now available online and at the Leisure Centre

We are now accepting applications for a part-time Lifeguard!

We are now accepting applications for a part-time Lifeguard-Instructor 2!

RFP for Council Chambers Audio-Visual System Upgrade

An addendum for the Council Chambers Audio-Visual Upgrade RFP was released on October 28, 2019.  This addendum is intended to provide prospective Proponents with further clarification on the Scope of Work and provide responses to questions received from Proponents.

Please visit BC Bid at www.bcbid.gov.bc.ca for details on this Addendum.  The deadline for submission is 4:00 p.m. (local MDT) on Thursday, November 7, 2019.

Tender Request for Well #4 Watermain Upgrade at Pumphouse #1 and Sanitary Servicing to 6000 Hwy 43

The District invites Contractors with waterworks construction experience and expertise to submit tenders for Well #4 watermain upgrade at Pumphouse #1 and sanitary servicing to 6000 Highway 43 no later than 13:59:59 (MDT) on October 29, 2019.

Council Makes Emergency Preparedness A Priority

The District of Sparwood has been diligently working to make emergency preparedness a top priority. Two new programs, the Vulnerable Persons Registry (VPR) and the Evacuation Notification System (ENS), have been launched to improve public awareness and response during a critical event or emergency. 

Sparwood Launches Parks and Recreation Master Plan

The District of Sparwood is excited to announce the launch the development of the Parks and Recreation Master Plan. 

Notice of Temporary Cemetery Access Closure

The District of Sparwood would like to advise residents that the municipality will be temporarily closing access to the Rivercrest Cemetery beginning October 15th, 2019. 

Sparwood Celebrates Dog Park Grand Opening

Sparwood's Off-Leash Dog Park is now officially open!

Sparwood Off-Leash Dog Park Grand Opening Celebration

Residents of Sparwood, along with their four-legged friends are invited to attend the Grand Opening of the new Sparwood Off-Leash Dog Park on October 3rd, 2019 at 6:00 pm.

Sparwood Fire Department Open House

Come join the local Fire Department for some fun and test your skills during their Open House on October 8th from 6 to 8:30 pm at Fire Station #1, located at 479 Pine Avenue. 

Sparwood Heights Drive Temporary Closure

The District of Sparwood would like to advise residents that the municipality will be temporarily closing the gravel portion of Sparwood Heights Drive. To facilitate the installation of the watermain, the areas outlined in the mapin red will be closed to traffic on Sunday, September 8, 2019.

2019 Fall Leisure Guide

The Fall 2019 Sparwood Leisure Guide is now available online and at the Leisure Centre. 

Volunteer Opportunity Extended! SCEEAC

The call for a volunteer from the community to participate on the Socio-Community and Economic Effects Advisory Committee (SCEEAC) has been extended until September 6, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.

Please view the full opportunity here.

Annual General Meeting for June 25, 2019 @ 5:45 pm

CORRECTION to meeting start time.  The special meeting of Council on June 25, 2019 to consider the 2018 Annual Municipal Report and a closed matter under section 90(1)(j) of the Community Charter will begin at 5:45 pm. We apologize for any confusion which the incorrect start time on the agenda may have caused you.