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We may be called ‘that town with the big green truck’ or we might be that community in the beautiful Rocky Mountains, right on BC’s border. But if there’s one thing we are to everyone, it’s a mining community; a collection of hard-working fun-loving people who happily call Sparwood home. We’re proud to share that with you.
Stop by anytime, share a smile or stay a while. It’s yours and mine to discover!
The Community Newsletter is created weekly to keep residents up to date on current events and programs in the District of Sparwood. You can view the blog post for the current newsletter here.
Council Facts is a publication by the District of Sparwood which summarizes the key decisions of Council. Council meetings are held on the first and third Tuesday of each month, unless otherwise changed or cancelled by resolution. The public is encouraged to attend regular Council, Committee of the Whole and Council Committee meetings. Copies of agenda packages and minutes are available online at www.Sparwood.ca. Current agendas are available by the preceding Friday afternoon. Video recordings of regular meetings are available on the District’s website at https://sparwood.ca/council-videos within 24 hours of the meeting.
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The District invites Contractors with waterworks construction experience and expertise to submit tenders for Well #4 Watermain Upgrade at Pumphouse #1 and Sanitary Servicing to 6000 Highway 43.
The District of Sparwood is pleased to introduce the Volunteer Organization Achievement Award - a new initiative intended to recognize and commend local volunteer groups. The award, which seeks nominations from the community will culminate in a recognition ceremony during the annual Volunteer Appreciation Day Celebration, taking place on May 3, 2020 with a $500 donation award being presented to one group.
The District of Sparwood is searching for its next talented and experienced Director of Corporate Services.
The District of Sparwood is inviting residents to help decide the future of Centennial Square during the Winter Street Party community engagement event. The party will take place on February 6th from 4 pm to 6 pm in the Square. Those attending can expect an opportunity to learn and discuss the concept plan and features with Council and Staff, as well as enjoy a free smokie roast, marshmallows and hot chocolate.
The District of Sparwood is accepting applications for a computer science co-op student to work in a fixed term, full time position, for a four-month term (with the possibility of an additional four-month extension based on work requirements) beginning Spring 2020. If you want practical, hands on, real time work experience that will enhance your post-secondary education, the District of Sparwood is the place for you!