• Nov 21, 2017

    The District of Sparwood is accepting applications for the role of Casual Labourer in the Public Works Department. Closing date is Friday December 1, 2017 at 4:00 pm. 

  • Nov 21, 2017

    The District of Sparwood has commenced work on locating a new community drinking water supply, near Cummings Creek. Work is proceeding, funded by Teck, in consultation with the Interior Health Authority and regulations of the Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy.

    View the media release here.

  • Nov 20, 2017

    “Hey, do you have a minute?”
    You are invited to share your thoughts about the future of Winterfest.
    Lets get together
    November 20, 2017 
    6:00 pm 
    Leisure Centre Boardroom  
    We need your support! Help keep this Winter Celebration going by sharing your thoughts and ideas. 
    Join us on November 20th. 

  • Nov 20, 2017

    Please welcome Joyce Kutzner as the new Emergency Social Services Director (ESSD) for the District of Sparwood.  

  • Nov 6, 2017

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of the District of Sparwood’s intention to consider the DISPOSITION OF A PORTION of Lot 245, District Lot 4589, Kootenay District Plan 6786 by way of sale agreement between the District of Sparwood and Larry and Sandra Henriet, owners of 458 Pine Avenue.

    This will be considered at the regular Council meeting at 7:00 pm on November 20, 2017.

  • Nov 2, 2017

    Reporting to the Director of Community & Facility Services, lifeguards are responsible for the safe supervision of the public in the aquatics centre. The incumbent supervises and ensures the safety of pool users in accordance with established safety guidelines, provides lifesaving skills including first aid, resuscitation and other emergency revival techniques as required; Plans, organizes leads special events within the pool area as assigned; Provides and ensures proper day to day maintenance and cleanliness of pool and surrounding areas such as deck and changing rooms.

  • Nov 1, 2017

    Please take note that there will be no garbage pickup on Friday, November 10, 2017, to observe the Remembrance Day statutory holiday. Garbage that is normally picked up on the Friday will be picked up on Thursday, November 9, 2017.

  • Oct 23, 2017

    *UPDATE* The water service repairs are now complete.

    Residents please note that water may be shut off for a short period of time between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. on October 23, 2017. This is for repairs to the water services in the affected areas. This affects areas in Cherrywood, parts of Cypress Drive, and all of Whiskey Jack.

    View the notice here.

  • Oct 18, 2017

    A joint media release was issued this afternoon by the Districts of Sparwood and Elkford in response to yesterday's tragedy at the Fernie Memorial Arena.

  • Oct 16, 2017

    The District of Sparwood is accepting proposals for LiDAR and Aerial Imagery. Proposals for this project will be received by email, in PDF file format to bids@sparwood.ca, clearly marked with the name and address of the proponent in the body of the email with the subject line: “REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR: LIDAR & AERIAL IMAGERY- SPARWOOD”, addressed to DANNY DWYER, DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING no later than 13:59:59 (MDT), MONDAY October 23rd, 2017 (the “Closing Deadline”).