1. City parks re-open

    City Playgrounds Open at Noon Today

    The City of Williams Lake will open its city playgrounds at noon today, and users are reminded to play by the rules and continue to follow physical distancing and hygiene protocols. Read on...
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    City Hall Open for Limited Operations

    Williams Lake City Hall will re-open today for limited operations, including tax services and building permits and licenses only. The re-opening includes regular business hours and is primarily for those unable to pay property taxes online. Read on...
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    First Responders Honour Frontline Workers

    First responders will stage their fourth salute to frontline workers this Saturday, May 30, as thanks for their work during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read on...
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    Home Owner Grants and Deferred Tax Loans

    The home owner grant is designed to help homeowners with their property taxes. To determine eligibility, please refer to the Explanatory Notes - Home Owner Grant on the back of your property tax notice. Read on...
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    Council Highlights - May 19, 2020

    COUNCIL TO RESUME MEETINGS AT CITY HALL NEXT MONTH City Council plans to resume in-person council meetings on June 2 with enhanced health and safety protocols, following the Province's Restart Plan in B.C. and softening of restrictions around COVID-19. Read on...
  6. River Valley Trail Closed

    River Valley Remains Closed As Work Continues to Repair Flood Damage

    The River Valley Trail remains closed to the public due to heavy construction equipment needed to repair roads, bridges and a ruptured sewer pipe damaged by recent flooding. Read on...
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    FireSmart Fuel Mitigation Resumes Ahead of Wildfire Season

    The City of Williams Lake will start the second phase of its FireSmart planning and fuel mitigation this spring in an effort to protect high risk areas and homes around the City ahead of the wildfire season. Read on...
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    City reviewing BC’s Restart Plan for Recreation Opportunities

    The City of Williams Lake is currently reviewing B.C.’s Restart Plan to determine the appropriate time to reopen recreation spaces and facilities, while still maintaining physical distancing measures to protect the community and healthcare system. Read on...
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    Firefighter Training Resumes on Smaller Scale

    The City of Williams Lake Fire Department will return to regular training later this month, although in smaller groups to maintain physical distancing practices. Training for the 40-member paid-on-call crew will resume May 25-27. Read on...
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    Water Service Upgrades Set to Start on Moon Avenue

    The City of Williams Lake expects to start work this week on water service upgrades on Moon Avenue. Most of the work will occur between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday-Saturday, with the possibility of extended hours, and run through May and June. Read on...
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