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Posted on: February 16, 2024

Accessory Dwelling Unit Designs Now Available at City Hall for Free to Builders

CoWL - Media Release - ADU Designs (1)

The City of Williams Lake has taken another step to streamline the process for residents to build Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) within City limits.

Since adopting a zoning amendment bylaw in May of 2023 to allow for the constructions of ADUs, the City ha...

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Posted on: February 14, 2024

Community Invited to Attend 2024 Budget Information Session March 14

Budget Information Session 2024 - CoWL

City of Williams Lake residents are invited to attend an upcoming information session to learn more about and to provide input on the City’s 2024 budget.

City staff, as well as Mayor and Council, will be in attendance at the Gibraltar Room inside...

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

Applications Now Open for 2024 Business Façade Improvement Program

CoWL - Media Release - BFI

Northern Development Initiative Trust (NDIT) has approved the City of Williams Lake's application for a $20,000 Business Façade Improvement Program grant for 2024.

The funds will be delivered through a local Business Façade I...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

City of Williams Lake Council Highlights - January 30, 2024

CoWL Council Highlights - Jan 30 Page 1

Council to explore ways to continue lake harvester program

City of Williams Lake Council committed to continue to explore ways to utilize a lake weed harvester purchased by the City in 2020.

At its Tuesday, January 30 Regular Meeting, Council expressed frus...

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Posted on: January 17, 2024

City of Williams Lake Council Highlights - January 16, 2024

CoWL Council Highlights - Jan 16 - Page 1

Federal Bill C-48 on bail reform supported by Council

City of Williams Lake Council is lending its support to a recently-passed federal bill on bail reform.

At its Tuesday, January 16, 2024 Regular Meeting Council voted to support BillC-48, which makes seve...

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Posted on: January 10, 2024

Warming Centre Available at Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex During Extreme Cold Warning

CoWL - Media Release - Warming Centre

The City of Williams Lake has opened a daytime warming centre for use inside the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex (CMRC) during this week’s expected extreme cold weather in Williams Lake and the Cariboo region.

Environment Canada predicts temp...

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Posted on: December 21, 2023

City makes contribution to School District 27 childcare facility project at former Columneetza dorm

CoWL - Media Release - Dorm

The City of Williams Lake was thrilled to view progress on construction and major renovations at the new childcare facility on the former School District 27 Columneetza secondary campus dormitory building during a site visit and tour on Thursday, December...

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Posted on: December 20, 2023

City of Williams Lake Council Highlights - December 19, 2023

CoWL Highlights - Dec 19 - Page 1

Interest expressed in hosting Wrestling Day event based around both sport and civic holiday

City of Williams Lake Council received a request for support to host an inaugural ‘Wrestling in Williams Lake’ week event beginning January 2, 2...

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Posted on: December 7, 2023

City of Williams Lake Council Highlights - December 5, 2023

CoWL Council Highlights - Dec 5 - Page 1

Halloween fireworks budget to increase in 2024

The City of Williams Lake’s Annual Halloween Fireworks display will continue in 2024, along with an increased budget.

At its Regular Meeting Tuesday, December 5, Council voted to double the existing f...

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Posted on: November 8, 2023

City of Williams Lake Council Highlights - November 7, 2023

CoWL Council Highlights - Nov 7 - Page 1

City to apply for Northern Development Initiative Trust Business Facade Improvement Program

The City of Williams Lake is applying for the 2023/24 Northern Development Initiative Trust Business Facade Improvement Program.

The program, which staff administere...

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