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New Funding to Install Electric Vehicle Chargers in the Kootenays

Community Energy Association (CEA) is pleased to announce the launch of several funding streams to support the installation of DC Fast Chargers (DCFC) and Level 2 electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure.

Posted by admin on Jan 11, 2022 in Community

Science and Everday Life - Research

re·search
/ˈrēˌsərCH,rəˈsərCH/

noun
1. The systematic investigation into and study of materials and sources in order to establish facts and reach new conclusions.

Posted by Fred Gietz on Jan 07, 2022 in Community

City of Fernie - Service Disruptions due to COVID-19/Staffing

The City of Fernie is experiencing significant challenges in supplies, staffing, and contractors directly related to COVID-19. Expect service disruptions in some areas.

Posted by admin on Jan 07, 2022 in Community

Abi Moore

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Dec 31, 2021 in Community

Father David John

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Dec 16, 2021 in Community

RDEK Contributes Funding to Help Install Temporary Bridge and Restore Public Access to Recreational Area Following November Floods

The RDEK Board of Directors has approved $100,000 in funding through the Electoral Area A portion of the Elk Valley Mine Tax Sharing Funds to support the installation of a temporary bridge over Morrissey Creek and restore access to the Morrissey and Coal Creek Areas.

Posted by admin on Dec 16, 2021 in Community

RDEK Electoral Area Housing Needs Assessment Focus of Upcoming Meeting

The RDEK Electoral Area Housing Needs Report will be presented to the community during an  information session next week. 

Posted by admin on Dec 11, 2021 in Community

Inaugural forum brings together representatives from organizations interested in monitoring Elk River health

Last Friday, December 3rd, a diverse group of parties united by their interested in Elk River watershed health convened to discuss the implementation of an Elk River Watershed Collaborative Monitoring Program.

Posted by admin on Dec 10, 2021 in Community

City of Fernie Encourages Emergency Preparedness

As part of ongoing emergency preparedness efforts, the City of Fernie is encouraging residents to sign up for the Regional Evacuation Notification System.  

Posted by admin on Dec 01, 2021 in Community

Funding Secured to Expand Broadband Network

Funding of $7.6 million has been secured to expand Columbia Basin Trust’s regional fibre optic network between Fruitvale and Nelson and between Kimberley and Wasa. Permitting and other pre-construction work on the projects will start soon, with support from federal, provincial and regional partners.

Posted by admin on Nov 28, 2021 in Community

Melanie Wrigglesworth

Posted by admin on Nov 25, 2021 in Community