City of Fernie

The RDEK has just released a second survey as part of its Solid Waste Management Plan Review, and is now encouraging the public to participate.

It is a good time to be a woman in politics right now, there are some fierce women finding their pace and authenticity in an environment that quite frankly can be brutally toxic.

Event Date: 
Monday, July 1, 2019
Time: 
12:00pm - 9:00pm

The City of Fernie invites the community to join for a celebration of Canada’s birthday on July 1 from 12pm-9pm at the Fernie Aquatic Centre Grounds. The event will include a full lineup of live music, children’s activities, the Mountain Market, free swimming at the pool from 1pm-3pm, and much more.

Get informed for the City of Fernie Council Meeting at 7pm on April 23, 2019. Topics to be discussed include:

Local Government Associations are a powerful vehicle for local governments around the world. One of Ange’s first conferences as a newly elected Councillor was at our Association of Kootenay Boundary Local Government Association. She saw a bright enthusiastic board working hard to deliver a meaningful conference, stick handle some advocacy pieces and run the Annual General Meeting.

Check out all the highlights from the City of Fernie Council Meeting on March 25, 2019.

Event Date: 
Monday, March 25, 2019
Time: 
7:00pm

This edition of the City Council Meeting will include topics:

The Regular Council Meeting on March 11, 2019 begins at 7pm and will feature topics including:

  • Formal and Informal Public Hearings
  • Update on the Eirin Amundsen Pavilion Project
  • Contract award for the Detailed Design of the Public Works Building
  • Council Procedure Bylaw No. 1956, Amendment No. 2375, 2019
  • Zoning Bylaw 1750, Amendment Bylaw No. 2340, 2018

Please note: Detailed agenda available at www.fernie.ca/meetings

Event Date: 
Monday, February 11, 2019
Time: 
7:00pm

Council Agenda

  • Formal and Informal Public Hearings
  • Fairy Creek Pathway
  • Bike BC Grant Application
  • CBT Community Initiatives Funding and Affected Areas Program Community Meeting date schedule
  • Community Emergency Preparedness Grant Application for Flood Mitigation
  • Maiden Lake Dike Improvements contract award
  • 2019 Financial Plan and Budget Open House date
  • Multi-Purpose Community Centre Loan Authorization Bylaw 
Event Date: 
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Time: 
7:00pm

Please join the City and Northwest Hydraulic Consultants for a presentation on the findings of the Flood Mitigation Plan, as well as collect feedback for incorporation into the draft report.

The City of Fernie hired a consultant to prepare a Flood Mitigation Plan for the City. The project was funded by the Provincial Government through the Emergency Management BC program. The project included an assessment of the existing dikes and development of prioritized future projects to mitigate the flood hazard.