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Posted on: October 23, 2021

Evacuation Order Partially Lifted at Green Acres Mobile Home Park

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Evacuation Order Partially Lifted at Green Acres Mobile Home Park

 

The City of Williams Lake has partially lifted an evacuation order for residents living in four properties at the Green Acres Mobile Home Park in Williams Lake as of noon today, Oc...

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Posted on: October 22, 2021

City Urges Province to Expand Lake Harvester Permit

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On October 18, 2021, the aquatic vegetation harvester was put into action by City of Williams Lake’s certified operators in Williams Lake, accompanied by a professional biologist to monitor for the western painted turtle and other aquatic life. ...

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Posted on: October 21, 2021

Evacuation Order issued for Some Residents of Green Acres Trailer Park

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(PUBLISHED SEPTEMBER 29, 2021)

On September 28, 2021, the City of Williams Lake activated its Emergency Operations Centre at Level 2 in response to land slippage in the vicinity of Frizzi Road and North Mackenzie Avenue. The slide exposed a section of sani...

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Posted on: October 20, 2021

City of Williams Lake Council Highlights - October 19

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UPDATE ON SUCCESS OF PARADISE CINEMAS COVID-19 DROP-IN CLINICS

Williams Lake resident Massimo Calabrese provided Council with an update on Interior Health Authority's drop-in vaccination clinics being held at Paradise Cinemas.

Along with noting the...

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

City of Williams Lake Hires New Director of Community Services

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The City of Williams Lake is pleased to announce the hiring of Stacey Miranda as the City’s Director of Community Services.

Stacey brings with her over 20 years of senior management experience with recreation facilities, along with a broad knowle...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Residents Embrace Fall Season with 6th Annual Harvest Walk, Run and Bike

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Upwards of 80 residents of all ages walked, ran and rode through Williams Lake on Sunday, October 17, 2021 for the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex’s Sixth Annual Harvest Walk, Run and Bike event.

Some tested their endurance and running speed ...

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Posted on: October 14, 2021

City of Williams Lake Aquatic Vegetation Harvester Ready for Use

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City staff will begin clearing undesired vegetation from the shoreline of Williams Lake early next week at key access points throughout the lake.

Operators spent the week on the water in a series of test runs of the refurbished lake harvesting vessel, whic...

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Posted on: October 13, 2021

Public Washrooms Closed for Season at Boitanio Park, Kiwanis Park and Scout Island Nature Centre

Public Washrooms Closed - Media Release

As a notice to residents, public washrooms located at Boitanio Park, Kiwanis Park and Scout Island Nature Centre have now been closed for the remainder of fall and winter.

A portable washroom, however, has been made available at Scout Island Nature Centre ...

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Posted on: October 12, 2021

42nd Annual Halloween Fireworks set to Blast off October 31st

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The City of Williams Lake is thrilled to be hosting its 42nd Annual Halloween Fireworks on October 31st at 7:45 pm at the Williams Lake Stampede Grounds.

Come enjoy a bonfire, hot chocolate and hot dogs by donation courtesy of the Williams Lake Lions Club ...

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

Updated Public Health Order - August 21, 2021

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August 20, 2021

Updated Provincial Health Order – New Restrictions Effective August 21st

The provincial health order previously implemented in the Central Okanagan at the beginning of summer has now bee...

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Posted on: May 11, 2021

Sign up for the Cariboo Chilcotin Emergency Notification System

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Sign up for the Cariboo Chilcotin Emergency Notification System

With only 25 percent of the region’s population registered for emergency notifications, the local governments within the Cariboo region have announced May 17-21, 2021, as a sign-up w...

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