Category : Community Notices & Public Service Announcements

Notice of Public Hearing: Cannabis Retail Store Licence Application

Notice is hereby given that an electronic Public Hearing will be held on Tuesday February 16, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers, 136 Spruce Avenue, Sparwood, BC, to consider Municipal Council’s recommendation to the Liquor and Cannabis Regulation Branch (LCRB) regarding an application for a non-medical cannabis retail store licence in the District of Sparwood.

2021 Street Art Banner Program Open For Submissions

The District of Sparwood is excited to accept submissions for the 2021 Street Art Banner Program. 

Community Groups Can Now Apply For The Community Initiatives Fund

The 2021/2022 Columbia Basin Trust (the Trust) Community Initiatives (CIP) and Affected Areas (AAP) Programs are now underway.  The deadline to submit proposals for the 2021/2022 Program year to the Regional District of East Kootenay is 2:00 pm on Monday, January 18, 2021.

Sparwood Prepares To Launch Electronic Sign

A new electronic sign will soon be launched as a central communication tool for the District of Sparwood.  

Cancelled: Regular Meeting of Council, January 5, 2021

TAKE NOTICE that the Regular Council Meeting of the District of Sparwood Council scheduled for Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at 6:00 PM in Council Chambers, Municipal Office has been CANCELLED.

Santa Claus Is Coming To Town

The District of Sparwood is excited to announce that Santa Claus is coming to town. By special request of Sparwood Mayor and Council, Santa is pleased to visit the community and spread some Christmas magic. 

Pre-registration is now required for public swims and skates

With the ongoing popularity of public skates and public swims and the limited number of patrons that can be accommodated on the ice and in the pool the District is now requesting patrons pre-for the public skate or public swim they would like to attend. 

Category 3 Fire Ban Amended

Effective at 1:00 pm Mountain time on Thursday, October 15, 2020 the prohibition of Category 3 open fires will be amended throughout the District of Sparwood.

Sparwood Fire Department Hosts Drive Thru Open House

The Sparwood Fire Department is hosting their first ever drive thru open house as part of Fire Prevention Week. Join Mayor, Council and the fire services team on Tuesday, October 13 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. 

Category 2 Fire Ban Amended

Effective at 1:00 pm Mountain time on Thursday, October, 2020 the prohibition of Category 2 open fires will be amended throughout the District of Sparwood.