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City Notices

Greenwood BC, Electric Fast Charging Station – Accelerate Kootenays

An Electric Vehicle fast charging station is now available in Greenwood, BC, made possible by the “Accelerate Kootenays” project.

Media release: Accelerate Kootenays Electric Vehicle Fast Charging Stations


Three more stations (Creston, Salmo and Castlegar) will be officially opened next week, Wednesday February 21st, 2018. If you would like to attend in person, please contact Patricia Dehnel –

Greenwood Bronze Miner Unveiled on Feb. 21, 2018

Greenwood, once known as the “Hub of the Boundary”, has celebrated its mining history with a statue of a Bronze Miner in front of the Assay Office (next to the Museum). The statue was unveiled on Feb. 21, 2018.


ICBC and Motor Vehicles at Greenwood City Hall: NOW OPEN!

ICBC and Motor Vehicles at Greenwood City Hall: NOW OPEN!

ICBC and Motor Vehicles, through H.G. Insurance Agencies, is now open as of Tuesday, October 24, 2017 from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm (closed between noon-1:00 pm for lunch). The ICBC office is currently located at Greenwood City Hall, at 202 South Government St.


Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30 pm. Closed from Noon to 1pm for lunch.

Closed all Statutory Holidays.

BINGO! every FRIDAY NIGHT @ McArthur Community Centre

Hamburgers, hot dogs, pop, chips, etc.

Our coffee is only $1.00

Come on out for a night of fun, Bingo!!

The fun starts at 7pm at the McArthur Centre in Greenwood. Show up early to get a pop, burger and your cards.

We have people coming from all surrounding areas!!

See you there!!!

Memorial Bench Program

Memorial Bench Program

The Bench Donation Program is designed to increase public enjoyment and participation in the City’s parks (includes all parks and trails) and the downtown core. Benches make great gifts to both your beneficiary and your favorite spot.
Your bench will be installed in a location of your choice in the areas which are designed for benches.

Contact City Hall for more information and application form.

Recycle your eyeglasses

Recycle your eyeglass at City Hall to help with the Kettle River Lions Club.

Boundary Food Bank

Location: 101 Government Ave. S (Old United Church)

Open 2nd Thursday of every month, between 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.

Contact: Karen Lehmann – 250-449-2279 or Martin Fromm – 250-449-1978

Donations can also be dropped off during these times.

Animal Control

please call if you have a concern about dogs at 250-443-1851

West Boundary (Greenwood) Landfill


Illegal Waste Disposal and Landfill Information

Recycling Bins located at West Boundary Landfill Information

Please be BEAR AWARE.

Please be BEAR AWARE.

Keep garbage in the house until pickup day.
Turn compost regularly.
Pick ripe fruit and fallen fruit daily.
Burn off the barbecue grill after each use.
Use bird feeders only in winter; keep ground free of seeds.

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RDKB is removing the unattended recycling bins from downtown Midway and Greenwood on May 1, 2018. Recycling drop-off bins are now located at the West Boundary Landfill (Greenwood) and the Rock Creek Solid Waste Transfer Station.

RDPB is hosting an Open House for residents on the Recycling Bin Closures in April 2018.

Please see the notice for further details:

Please be advised that the Public Works Department will be flushing water mains between March 26th to April 13th, 2018. If you notice any water discolouration or odour please run an outside tap or run water into your bathtub for a few minutes until your water runs clear. If you have any questions, please contact the Greenwood City Hall at 250-445-6644. Thank you.

ILLEGAL WASTE DISPOSAL NOTICE dumped on Crown Land: Please report immediately, to 1-877-952-7277, 24 hours a day.
Our Greenwood Landfill Hours of Operation are:
OPEN: Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays - 9 am - 4 pm.

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RDKB Recycling Open House - April 9th, 2018 - 5-8:00 pm
The RDKB is hosting an Open House Meeting to inform residents of the reasons for closing the unattended recycling bins in Greenwood. Staff from the RDKB, Recycle BC, and Alpine Disposal will be on hand to provide residents and businesses with recycling options for their printed paper and packaging materials.
The meeting is scheduled for April 9th, 2018 from 5-8:00 pm at the McArthur Centre.
For more information, please contact the RDKB Solid Waste Program Coordinator at 1-800-355-7352.

Due to the heavy snowfall yesterday/today, garbage will not be picked up on Friday March 2nd, 2018. Garbage will be picked up on Monday March 5th, 2018. We apologize for any inconvenience.