Category : Engagement Opportunities

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. 

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. 

Sparwood Remembrance Day Virtual Ceremony

This year, the traditional Sparwood Remembrance Day Ceremony will be broadcast online, so residents can safely be part of the event. 

Sparwood seeks resident feedback on Recreation Master Plan

The District of Sparwood is looking forward to gathering public feedback on the final draft of its Recreation Master Plan. 

Opportunities for engagement will be in the form of a virtual open house, electronic and paper surveys, a display in Greenwood Mall, and direct outreach with District Staff.  Further details can be found on Sparwood’s Official Facebook page at, on the website or

Sparwood Launches New Street Art Banner Program

The District of Sparwood is pleased to announce the launch of the Street Art Banner Program. 

Sparwood Canada Day Contest

The District of Sparwood is excited to announce a virtual Canada Day Contest and celebration.

Sparwood Welcomes Residents to Celebrate National Children's Day with Sister City

The District of Sparwood welcomes the community to join in celebrating National Children’s Day with our sister city Kamisunagawa, by learning, colouring and discovering.

The District Seeks Feedback on Financial Plan

The District of Sparwood is seeking feedback on the 2020-2024 Financial Plan during two community events held March 4 and 5, 2020. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend. 

Sparwood Launches Volunteer Organization Achievement Award

The District of Sparwood is pleased to introduce the Volunteer Organization Achievement Award - a new initiative intended to recognize and commend local volunteer groups. The award, which seeks nominations from the community will culminate in a recognition ceremony during the annual Volunteer Appreciation Day Celebration, taking place on May 3, 2020 with a $500 donation award being presented to one group.