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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Outdoor Skating Rink at Scout Island Closed until Further Notice

As a result of the recent milder weather, the City of Williams Lake will be closing the outdoor skating rink on the lake at Scout Island. The reduced ice thickness and emerging open water make it unsafe to use.

 

The bleachers have been removed, an...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Council calls for stronger sentencing and monitoring of prolific and repeat offenders

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City of Williams Lake Council is calling for stronger sentencing and monitoring for prolific and repeat offenders, and is seeking the public’s input on custody and electronic monitoring, as well as Council’s pursuit of an inquiry into ...

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Posted on: February 1, 2021

River Valley Trail Closed for Recreation

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Emergency response works due to the 2020 flooding in the river valley have now come to an end. Recovery works for permanent infrastructure installation are slated to begin this spring.

 

At this time, the river valley will remain closed for recreat...

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Posted on: January 21, 2021

RCMP New Officer In Charge

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The City of Williams Lake is pleased to share that the RCMP has been successful in selecting the next Officer in Charge of the Williams Lake RCMP Detachment.  

 

Myron Friesen has been selected to assume command from Inspector Jeff Pelley,...

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Posted on: January 19, 2021

Business License Fee Reduction

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Williams Lake businesses will be seeing a 50% reduction in their business license fees for 2021.

 

At its regular meeting on January 12, 2021, City of Williams Lake Council unanimously passed a resolution authorizing a reduction in Williams Lake bu...

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Posted on: January 18, 2021

Emergency Operations Centre Responds to Increased COVID-19 Cases

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In response to the growing number of COVID-19 cases in our region, the City of Williams Lake has increased its Emergency Operations Centre response to a Level 2.

 

This allows the City to better coordinate with Interior Health and other communities...

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

Snow & Ice Policy

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Winter Is Here

 

As the snow starts to fall, the City of Williams Lake would like to remind residents of a few of the responsibilities that we all share to ensure everyone can safely enjoy the winter season. Please visit the City’s websit...

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

City Hall Limited Visits

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In consideration of the ongoing pandemic, the City of Williams Lake requests that, wherever possible, visits to City Hall be limited to urgent matters, or at the request of City staff.

Please contact the appropriate department below:

  • Airport: 250.9...
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