Category : Community Notices & Public Service Announcements

Sparwood Skatepark Now Open For Use

Effective immediately, the Sparwood Skatepark is open for use. Skatepark patrons are requested to follow the posted guidelines at the park and follow recommendations from the provincial health authority, provincial recreation agencies and Canada Skateboard.

District Opens Parks and Sports Spaces

District of Sparwood parks, sports fields, tennis, pickleball and basketball courts are now open for public use. Several safety measures are in place regarding the access of these areas.

Sparwood Welcomes Residents to Celebrate National Children's Day with Sister City

The District of Sparwood welcomes the community to join in celebrating National Children’s Day with our sister city Kamisunagawa, by learning, colouring and discovering.

Road Construction Notice - Sidewalk Improvement Project

BA Blacktop (Cranbrook) will begin the Sparwood Sidewalk Improvements Project starting on Red Cedar Drive – Aspen Drive to Centennial Drive on Monday, May 4th, 2020.

Sparwood Mosquito Control Program Set To Begin

The District of Sparwood will soon be starting up the annual Mosquito Control Program to control nuisance and vector mosquitoes. 

Meeting Cancelled: Committee of the Whole April 28, 2020

The Committee of the Whole Meeting scheduled for April 28, 2020 at 6:00 pm has been cancelled. 

The District of Sparwood Prohibits Category 2 and 3 Fires

Effective at noon Mountain time on Thursday, April 16, 2020, Category 2 and Category 3 open fires will be prohibited throughout the District of Sparwood and will remain in place until the public is otherwise notified. This ban is being activated in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic and aligns with the Provincially announced prohibition which is aimed to reduce human caused wildfires and minimize the need to deploy staff, therefore helping to reduce the risk of exposure to COVID-19.

District of Sparwood Emergency Operations Centre Activates to Level 2

The District of Sparwood has made the decision to increase the Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) from a Level 1 to a Level 2 to ensure coordinated and collaborative planning and response actions during the COVID-19 Pandemic. 

Meeting Cancelled: Committee of the Whole March 31, 2020

The Committee of the Whole Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 6:00 pm has been cancelled. 

Sparwood Welcomes New Director of Corporate Services

The District of Sparwood is pleased to announce the newest member of the team, Lyle Hannan - who will be joining the team as Director of Corporate Services.