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The 2016 tags are now available at City Hall and the fees up to January 31,2016 are as follows:
- Neutered male dog…………….$ 15.00
- Spayed female dog…………….$ 15.00
- Male dog…………………………$ 25.00
- Female dog……………………..$ 25.00
Fees starting on or after February 1,2016 are as follows:
- Neutered male dog……………$ 30.00
- Spayed female dog……………$ 30.00
- Male dog………………………..$40.00
- Female dog…………………….$40.00
- Dog Kennel…………………….$150.00
The minimum fine for not having a license for a dog is $40.00
The 2015 – 2016 Midway Arena Schedule and season pass forms are now available at the following locations:
CITY HALL HOURS:
BINGO! every FRIDAY NIGHT @ McArthur Community Centre
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.
Boundary Food Bank
SPRING CLEAN UP WEEK
MAY 15 – 18, 2017
LAST DAY TO REGISTER AND PAY AT CITY HALL IS FRIDAY, MAY 12, 2017
Yard Waste (leaves and branches up to 6 inches in diameter) $15.00 per pick-up load.
Fridge or Freezer (with Freon +$20) $25.00 each
Couch, Mattress or box spring $15.00 each
Stove/Washer/Dryer $15.00 each
Hot Water Tank $20.00 each
Electronics -box less than 50 pounds approx. 12”X12”X18” $10.00 each
Electronics- large items more than 50 pounds $15.00 each
Items to be placed on curbside by 8am, Monday May 15, 2017.
April 24, 2017
The lift stations are pumping double the normal volume and reaching maximum capacity. the sewer plant is working close to maximum capacity. Sewer Regulation Bylaw No. 911, 2016 13.2 - No person shall directly or indirectly discharge into the municpal sanitary system: (g) any ground water or surface / storm drainage flows, including but not limited to storm drains, sumps, roof drains and foundation drains to the municipal sanitary sewer system.
1st Offence: $200.00
2nd Offence: $500.00
3rd Offence: $1000.00
Garbage pick up will be tomorrow (Thursday) April 13, 2017 due to the Easter holiday long weekend.
BC Copper Company Smelter: The City has received a grant from the Ministry of Forestry, Lands & Natural Resources. The grant is for a site investigation and analysis by a structural engineer. The completion of testing of existing mortar and brick. The identification of site hazards. The completion of a site survey presenting investigation results and documented site hazards. The completion of blueprints documenting the current Smelter Ruins site. The removal of dead branches, trees, and debris from the Smelter Ruins site will be completed by volunteers in the community.
Amount of the grant: $77,315
City financial contribution: $12,000
In-Kind contribution: $8,292
Total project cost: $97,607
ATTENTION: RESIDING DOG OWNERS IN GRAND FORKS, GREENWOOD AND ELECTORAL AREAS C & D
Every person who is the owner, possessor or harbourer of a dog(s) over the age of 4 months is required to hold a valid licence for that dog(s). The minimum fine for not having a licence for that dog is $40.00.
The 2017 tags are now available and the fees up to January 31, 2017 are as follows:
Neutered male dog $ 15.00
Spayed female dog $ 15.00
Male dog $ 25.00
Female dog $ 25.00
Dog Kennel $100.00
Fees starting on or after February 1, 2017
Neutered male dog $ 30.00
Spayed female dog $ 30.00
Male dog $ 40.00
Female dog $ 40.00
Dog Kennel $150.00
Licenses may be obtained in Grand Forks at the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary Office, 2140 Central Avenue and Greenwood City Hall.