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Temporary Structure Use Permit Policy

By Silvio Gislimberti on Aug 04, 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. Read for more information Click for the entire policy...Read more
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Construction Notice: Centennial Park Public Washrooms

Oct 26, 2021 in Notice

On Wednesday, October 27th, the new washroom facilities will be delivered to Centennial Park. There may be some temporary road closures around the site during the delivery process (Elm Street, Dogwood... Read more

Construction Update: 17th Avenue Paving is Complete

Oct 25, 2021 in Notice

The 17th Avenue paving project is now complete.... Read more

Notice: Traffic Control Training October 26th and 28th

Oct 25, 2021 in Notice

Will take place during the day on 6th Avenue in between Dogwood Street and Elm Street. We appreciate your patience as traffic may be temporarily delayed.... Read more

Halloween Fireworks: 7:00 PM Sunday, October 31st

Oct 22, 2021 in News

Due to updated COVID-19 orders from Northern Health, fireworks must be viewed from home. For more information please view the fireworks display poster here. ... Read more

CBT CIP/AAP Adjudication Committee — Call for Members

Oct 12, 2021 in Announcement

The Village of Valemount is seeking volunteers to fill vacancies on the Columbia Basin Trust Community Initiatives and Affected Areas Program Adjudication Committee (CBT CIP/AAP). The Adjudication... Read more

Remove Items From Village Easements

Oct 12, 2021 in Notice

The Village utilizes the easements and boulevards within all residential areas for snow clearing operations throughout the winter. Storing vehicles of any kind (including RV’s, boats, utility trail... Read more

New Wednesday Garbage Route

Oct 12, 2021 in Notice

Due to an on-going increase to Thursday’s garbage collection, effective Wednesday November 3rd, garbage pickup for properties in Hartman’s Trailer Park, Cranberry Mobile Home Park, 13th Avenue and 14t... Read more

Chief Administrative Officer Departure

Sep 20, 2021 in Press Release

It is with regret that the Village of Valemount is announcing the departure of its Chief Administrative Officer, Wayne Robinson. “Village of Valemount Council is appreciative for the energy and exp... Read more

Be Bear Aware

Sep 16, 2021 in Notice

Bears are out and have been spotted on several occasions within the community. Everyone can do their part to reduce bear attractants on their properties. Store garbage indoors or in a bear-resist... Read more

Zoning Bylaw: Quick Facts

Sep 15, 2021 in News

WHAT IS A ZONING BYLAW? A Zoning Bylaw regulates how land, buildings, and other structures may be used. It is a key implementation tool for the Official Community Plan (OCP). The OCP sets forth the... Read more

Category 2 and Category 3 Open Fires Rescinded

Sep 07, 2021 in News

Effective at 12:00 pm (noon) on Tuesday, September 07, 2021, Category 2 and Category 3 open fires prohibition have been rescinded in the Prince George and Northwest Fire Centres. Click here to... Read more

Valemount Hosted Sustainable Access Inclusion Mapping Tour

Aug 30, 2021 in Press Release

The Village of Valemount was pleased to welcome representatives from around the province, including Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association, AccessBC, UNBC School of Planning and Sustainability, and oth... Read more