Have Your Say!

Every other year, the District conducts a Satisfaction Survey to ask citizens how satisfied they are with District performances, services and the overall quality of life in Sparwood, so that we can plan for the future based on what is important to YOU.

Residential Spring Cleanup

It's that time of year again where you can sign up to have one pickup truck load of refuse removed from your property!

Cost is $20 (seniors 65+ free) and the deadline to sign up is Friday, May 19th. Click for more details on what can and cannot be picked up. 

Day of Mourning Memorial Ceremony and Miner's Memorial Wall Unveiling

Day of Mourning Memorial Ceremony and Miner's Memorial Wall Unveiling

Meet on Friday, April 28, 2017 at 12:00 noon in Centennial Square for the Procession to Titan Park where the Ceremony will be held.

High Five Leadership Training

Teaches front line leaders how to enhance the quality of the programs they are delivering when working with children aged 6-12. 
 

Easter 2017 Weekend Hour & Garbage Pickup

Easter hours, Leisure Centre hours, and garbage schedule pickup available here. 

Notice of Construction: Middletown Crossing

The second phase of the Middletown Highway 3 and Highway 43 Intersection Project will commence April 11, 2017 with tree clearing for access road construction for the relocation of overhead BC Hydro power lines.

Employment Opportunity: Deputy Director of Finance

The District of Sparwood has an excellent employment opportunity for an enthusiastic, highly motivated individual to assume the role of Deputy Director of Finance in our Finance Department. Posting closes April 30, 2017. 

Employment Opportunity: Chief Facility Maintenance Operator

The Chief Facility Maintenance Operator is responsible for the training and supervision of the maintenance team who maintain the community’s arena, curling rink, leisure pool, fitness centre and sports fields. This position is a unionized position under CUPE Local 2698 with a starting hourly rate of $36.52 (2016 rate). The deadline to apply for this posting is Monday, April 24, 2017.

DFA available to residents impacted by flooding that occurred between March 15-23, 2017

Flooding in the East and Central Kootenays from March 15-23, 2017 has caused property and content damages. As a result of the damages sustained from this event, provincial Disaster Financial Assistance (DFA) has been authorized for qualifying claimants, such as home owners, residential tenants, small business owners, farmers, charitable organizations and local government bodies, who were unable to obtain insurance to cover these disaster-related losses

RFP: Sparwood Leisure Centre Indoor Play Centre Replacement Project

The District of Sparwood invites interested parties to submit proposals for the removal and replacement of the Sparwood Leisure Center Indoor Play Center. Interested parties must submit proposals for the project listed above no later than April 27, 2017 at 3:00 pm MDT.  

Employment Opportunity: Public Works Foreman

We are looking for a self‐motivated Public Works Foreman to join our team on a full‐time permanent basis. Reporting to the Director of Operations, the Public Works Foreman manages the day to day coordination of the Public Works Department and is responsible for the safe and efficient delivery of services provided by the Public Works Department. Closing date is Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 3:00 PM MDT. 

Invitation to Quote: Golf Course Operational and Viability Assessment

The District of Sparwood requires the services of a qualified organization to undertake a review of the Sparwood Golf Course, a non-profit society operating a nine-hole golf course in the District of Sparwood.  

Deadline for submissions is April 20, 2017 at 3:00 pm MDT.

Invitation to Quote: Public Works Office Roof Replacement

The District of Sparwood invites interested parties to submit price quotations for removal and replacement of the Sparwood Lift Station Roof, ITQ #2017-CFS-004 and/or the Public Works Office Roof ITQ# 2017-CFS-003.  Interested parties must submit individual quotes for the projects listed above no later than April 27, 2017 at 4:00 pm MDT.  

Invitation to Quote: Matevic Road Lift Station Roof Replacement

The District of Sparwood invites interested parties to submit price quotations for removal and replacement of the Sparwood Lift Station Roof, ITQ #2017-CFS-004 and/or the Public Works Office Roof ITQ# 2017-CFS-003.  Interested parties must submit individual quotes for the projects listed above no later than April 27, 2017 at 4:00 pm MDT.  

Notice of Proposed Disposition of Property By Lease

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Council of the District of Sparwood will at the Regular Meeting of April 18, 2017 consider a resolution to authorize the disposition of 141A Aspen Drive by way of a Lease Agreement, for the period of July 1, 2017, up to and including June 30, 2022.

Special Meeting of Council on Monday, March 27th

Special meeting on Monday, March 27, 2017 at 6:55 pm in Council Chambers to consider execution of Contribution Agreement between the District and the Province.

April 3, 2017 Regular Council Meeting Postponed

The Regular Council Meeting scheduled for Monday, April 3, 2017 at 1:00pm has been postponed until Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 1:00pm.

Contact 250.425.6271 if you have any questions.

Invitation to Quote: Tennis Court Resurfacing

The District of Sparwood invites interested parties to submit price quotations for supply and installation of a replacement tennis court surface. Interested parties must submit their price quotations by April 17, 2017, 4:00 pm MDT

Spring & Summer Leisure Guide (Including Spring Break)

The Spring Break 2017 and Spring/Summer Leisure Guides are now available! 

Invitation to Quote: Chlorination System Replacement

The District of Sparwood invites interested parties to submit price quotations for design and supply a saltwater chlorination system for the Sparwood Aquatic Center’s main pool and hot tub. Interested parties must submit their price quotations by April 17, 2017, 4:00 pm MDT.

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