• Jun 21, 2017

    Take Note!

    There will be no garbage pickup on the Canada Day stat holiday on Friday, June 30th! Garbage that is normally picked up on Friday will be picked up on Thursday, June 29th instead!

    See the official notice here.

  • Jun 19, 2017

    BC Hydro requires a five-hour outage to complete maintenance work on the transformer at the Sparwood Substation. The outage is needed so they can switch the substation’s transformer.

    The outage is scheduled for five hours on Sunday, June 25 from 2 to 7 am MDT.  It will affect approximately 2,700 customers in the town of Sparwood, Sparwood Heights and the Lower Elk Valley Road; Highway 3 from Sparwood Transfer Staion, east to Michel Creek Road; and north on Highway 43 to Bursato Road.

  • Jun 15, 2017

    Celebrate Canada’s 150th in Sparwood


  • Jun 15, 2017

    The District of Sparwood’s 2016 Annual Municipal Report is now available for public view. The report will be presented and reviewed by Council at a special meeting on Monday, June 26, 2017 at 7:00 pm. Residents are encouraged to provide their feedback in person at the meeting or in writing to sparwood@sparwood.ca or in person at the District Office.

  • Jun 1, 2017

    The 2017 Tax Notices have been mailed out. If you are a new owner and do not receive a tax notice by June 14, 2017, please come into the District Office to obtain a duplicate copy.

    Claim the 2017 Home Owner Grant here! 

  • May 29, 2017

    Council for the District of Sparwood will at the Regular Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on June 19, 2017 consider Development Variance Permit 2017-004 for 1200 Matevic Road (Lot 3 DL 8523 Kootenay District Plan 15783 PID 008-481-458)

  • May 25, 2017

    Please take notice that the Committee of the Whole meeting of the District of Sparwood Council scheduled for Monday, May 29, 2017 at 7:00 PM in Council Chambers, Municipal Office has been CANCELLED.

  • May 24, 2017

    The District of Sparwood is hiring! We are looking for a self‐motivated Public Works Foreman to join our team on a full‐time permanent basis.

  • May 16, 2017

    BC Hydro will be providing an opportunity for their Operations Planners to share information with the general public on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 11:00 am MT (10:00 am Pacific Daylight Time) about how they are preparing for high water levels this year and planning for flood operations, if needed.  

    Deadline to register is Noon on Monday, May 15, 2017.

  • May 16, 2017

    The District of Sparwood has completed the 2016 Climate Action Revenue Incentive Program (CARIP) Public Report as required by the Province of BC. The CARIP Report summarizes the actions taken in 2016 and those proposed for 2017 to reduce corporate and community‐wide energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) and reports on progress towards achieving carbon neutrality.   

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