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Temporary Structure Use Permit Policy

By Krista Etty, Planner on Dec 09, 2021


On July 27, 2021, Council approved policy no. 83, outlining when recreational vehicles such as fifth wheels and travel trailers, and other temporary buildings (collectively called ‘temporary structures’) may be used as a temporary residence. This policy is effective immediately. Click for the entire policy ...Read more
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Notification of Public Hearing

May 12, 2022 in Notice

Please take notice that a Public Hearing for Zoning Amendment 22-02 will be held: When: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 7:00pm Where: Council Chambers, Village Office, 735 Cranberry Lake Road, Valemoun... Read more

Emergency Preparedness: It's Everyone's Responsibility

May 02, 2022 in News

Disaster Risk Reduction is like a puzzle. It works when all the pieces fit. We all have parts to play in preventing hazards from becoming disasters and lessening the impacts when they occur. This i... Read more

Successful Projects 2022 - CBT Community Initiatives and Affected Areas Program

Apr 29, 2022 in News

The Village of Valemount and Columbia Basin Trust have approved 7 projects for a total of $356,858. ... Read more

Spring Clean-Up Cancelled

Apr 28, 2022 in Announcement

In previous years, the Village was able to devote staffing time to an annual Spring Clean-up in order to pick up metal, leaves, branch and grass clippings. Due to current staff shortages, the Village ... Read more

Understanding Property Taxes & Assessments

Mar 22, 2022 in News

Watch a series of short videos to gain an understanding of property assessments and taxes. How BC Assessment Assesses Properties Understanding Property Assessments & Property Taxes Property... Read more

Curious About Heat Pumps?

Mar 21, 2022 in News

Read @bchydro's guide to learn how they use clean electricity to heat and cool your home year round: CLICK HERE Making the switch to an environmentally-friendly heat pump is easier than you think. ... Read more

Sending e-transfers

Mar 07, 2022 in News

When sending an e-transfer to the Village of Valemount, don't forget to make note within the e-transfer regarding what it is for and an account number if known.... Read more

Affordable Housing Assessment 2021/22

Feb 25, 2022 in News

The findings of this assessment are intended to inform decisions, establish a housing supply, and identify housing delivery options. The report will be ready by the end of March 2022. Here are some p... Read more

The Village Municipal Office & Visitor Centre Are Open

Jan 31, 2022 in Announcement

Masks must be worn while in the building. Hand sanitization stations are provided as you enter. Anyone with cold, flu, or COVID-19 symptoms must not come to the building. Payments can still be made... Read more

Utility Notice Error

Jan 27, 2022 in Notice

The 2022 utility notices have been mailed out. There is an error on the utility bill notice. The last day to receive discounts is March 10, 2022, not March 10, 2021.... Read more

Reminder: Parking After Snowfall

Jan 25, 2022 in News

To ensure that vehicles are not impeding snow removal efforts, motor vehicles of any kind are not permitted to remain parked on any street of the Village for a continuous period of more than 24 hours.... Read more

Press Release: Village of Valemount Adopts Mandatory COVID Vaccination Policy

Dec 15, 2021 in Press Release

The Village of Valemount has adopted a COVID-19 Vaccination policy which requires that all staff, employees, direct contractors and volunteer members of Council committees be fully vaccinated against ... Read more