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Notice of Runway Closure at Pemberton Regional Airport | Saturday, September 23rd
Posted on September 19, 2017

Notice of Runway Closure at Pemberton Regional Airport | Saturday, September 23rd

Please be advised that the Pemberton Regional Airport (CYPS) Runway will be closed on Saturday, September 23rd from Noon until 5PM to accommodate the Porche911 Rally.  This event is a fundraising event…

Posted on September 19, 2017

2017 Property Tax Sale | Monday, September 25, 2017 @ 10am

In accordance with Division 7 [Annual Municipal Tax Sale] of Part 16 [Municipal Provisions] of the Local Government Act, the followingproperties will be offered for sale by public auction to be conducted…

Project Updates | Friendship Trail Bridge & Outdoor Soccer Field
Posted on September 19, 2017

Project Updates | Friendship Trail Bridge & Outdoor Soccer Field

Friendship Trail Bridge Project Tell me about the Friendship Trail Bridge Project The Friendship Trail Bridge is a key component of the Friendship Trail route, which is part of the Sea to Sky Trail and…

Public Notice | Campfire prohibition rescinded in Coastal Fire Centre
Posted on September 18, 2017

Public Notice | Campfire prohibition rescinded in Coastal Fire Centre

Effective at today at noon, the BC Wildfire Service has rescinded the campfire prohibition that was in effect within the Coastal Fire Centre's jurisdiction. The use of tiki torches (and similar kinds…

Posted on September 18, 2017

Mayor Richman Declares October 10th as World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day Proclamation"World Mental Health Day" - October 10, 2017 WHEREAS, over 450 million individuals around the world are living with mental illness that could benefit from early diagnosis…

Village of Pemberton Recognized as Carbon Neutral by UBCM Green Communities Committee
Posted on September 15, 2017

Village of Pemberton Recognized as Carbon Neutral by UBCM Green Communities Committee

As a signatory to the Climate Action Charter, the Village of Pemberton has been recognized for our action on climate change and reducing greenhouse gases in our community and within our corporate operations.…

Short Term Vacations Rentals | Consultation Results
Posted on September 14, 2017

Short Term Vacations Rentals | Consultation Results

The Village of Pemberton is in the midst of updating its Zoning Bylaw and like many communities across Canada, is looking to create zoning regulations pertaining to short term vacation rentals given recent…

Public Notice | Level 2 Water Restrictions Now in Effect Until September 30th
Posted on September 14, 2017

Public Notice | Level 2 Water Restrictions Now in Effect Until September 30th

Please be advised that Level 2 Water Restrictions are now in effect in the Village of Pemberton.   Level 2 Restrictions stipulate: (a) No person shall sprinkle or cause, suffer or allow sprinkling except:…

Posted on August 29, 2017

Media Release | Village of Pemberton Receives Gifted Land from the Den Duyf Family

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 29, 2017 VILLAGE OF PEMBERTON RECEIVES GIFTED LAND FROM THE DEN DUYF FAMILYLands to Be Used for Recreation Amenities PEMBERTON, BC – As of Thursday, June 22, 2017, the Village…

Village Returns to Level III Watering Restrictions
Posted on August 24, 2017

Village Returns to Level III Watering Restrictions

Due to the cooler weather and the community’s collective reduction in water use, the Village has returned to Level 3 Water Restrictions; however restrictions are still in place for car washing. What…

BMX with the Mayor | Thursday, September 7th
Posted on August 22, 2017

BMX with the Mayor | Thursday, September 7th

Join Mayor Richman for a run on the BMX track and some free popsicles! When: Thursday, September 7th @ 6pm-8pmWhen: Pemberton BMX Track (off Cottonwood Street)Everyone welcome!  Come meet Mayor Richman…

Road Works to Take Place on Portage Road on Wednesday, August 23rd
Posted on August 18, 2017

Road Works to Take Place on Portage Road on Wednesday, August 23rd

Weather permitting, Mainroad will be grinding and paving Portage Road between Highway 99 and the roundabout on Wednesday, August 23rd. Be prepared for minor delays as there will be single lane alternating…

Public Notice | Flood Protection Works and Trail Closures
Posted on August 16, 2017

Public Notice | Flood Protection Works and Trail Closures

Due to the November 2016 high water event, the Pemberton Valley Dyking District is required to remove sediment fromPemberton Creek for flood protection purposes. This work will take 4 days to complete…

Pemberton Fire Rescue Recruiting Paid On-Call Firefighters
Posted on August 16, 2017

Pemberton Fire Rescue Recruiting Paid On-Call Firefighters

Pemberton Fire Rescue is actively recruiting new paid on-call members. Interested applicants should be permanent residents of Pemberton and able to commit a minimum of three hours a week for training.…

Public Notice | Level 3+ Watering Restrictions in Effect for August 8th
Posted on August 03, 2017

Public Notice | Level 3+ Watering Restrictions in Effect for August 8th

Due to the prolonged dry weather we are experiencing, the Village has moved to Level 3 Watering Restrictions, plus sprinklers and car washing are prohibited. Water restrictions are set by the Village…

Employment Opportunity | Emergency Program Coordinator
Posted on August 02, 2017

Employment Opportunity | Emergency Program Coordinator

The Village of Pemberton is seeking applicants for the permanent, part-time position of Emergency Program Coordinator. Reporting to the Fire Chief, the Emergency Program Coordinator (Part-time, 20 hours/week)…

Public Notice | Smoky Skies Bulletin Issued
Posted on August 01, 2017

Public Notice | Smoky Skies Bulletin Issued

August 1, 2017 - The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy, in collaboration with Vancouver Coastal Health, has issued a Smoky Skies Bulletin. The current weather pattern over the BC coast…

Public Notice | Special weather statement for Pemberton issued by Environment Canada
Posted on July 31, 2017

Public Notice | Special weather statement for Pemberton issued by Environment Canada

A massive ridge of high pressure will build over southern BC through Thursday, leading to several days of hot weather. Daytime maximum temperatures will soar into the mid to upper 30's through midweek.…

Community Advisory - Mt. Currie Seismic Survey Work & Public Safety Risk Assessment
Posted on July 26, 2017

Community Advisory - Mt. Currie Seismic Survey Work & Public Safety Risk Assessment

Community Advisory - Mt. Currie Seismic Survey Work & Public Safety Risk Assessment As part of the Mt. Currie Safety Risk Assessment, licensed blasters will be conducting Seismic Refraction Surveys commencing…

Short Term Vacation Rentals, What's the Deal? |  Survey and Info Briefings
Posted on July 24, 2017

Short Term Vacation Rentals, What's the Deal? | Survey and Info Briefings

Did you miss the Community Session on Short Term Vacation Rentals?  Not to worry!  Here's how you can Have Your Say: 1.  Read the below Short Term Rental Briefings Current Situation BriefingPractices…