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Disposal of Sandbags Used for Flood Protection
Posted on December 03, 2021

Disposal of Sandbags Used for Flood Protection

As water levels are subsiding, the risk to properties has been decreased. Please evaluate your property and whether the risk has decreased enough for flood protection measures to be removed. In most instances,…

Evacuation Alert Rescinded for Vine Road, parts of Hwy 99 and Arn Canal properties
Posted on December 02, 2021

Evacuation Alert Rescinded for Vine Road, parts of Hwy 99 and Arn Canal properties

As of 4pm, Thursday, December 2, 2021. Based on observed conditions, forecasts and favorable weather, the risk of potential flooding no longerposes a potential danger to the areas of the Peaks, Pioneer…

High Streamflow Advisory (Downgraded) for Sea to Sky
Posted on December 02, 2021

High Streamflow Advisory (Downgraded) for Sea to Sky

As of 3:30pm, Thursday, December 2, 2021, the River Forecast Centre is Downgrading to a High Streamflow Advisory for the South Coast including: Sea-to-Sky including areas around Squamish, Whistler and…

Evacuation Alert for low-lying properties adjacent to Arn Canal
Posted on December 01, 2021

Evacuation Alert for low-lying properties adjacent to Arn Canal

An Evacuation Alert is being issued for all low-lying properties adjacent to the Arn Canal. A Flood Watch has been issued by the River Forecast Centre due to heavy precipitation and a greater risk for…

Sandbagging Information
Posted on December 01, 2021

Sandbagging Information

A sandbag station is located at the Municipal Hall parking lot at 7400 Prospect Street (across from the RCMP station). This is available to all residents in the Pemberton Valley. To assist with sandbagging…

Evacuation Alert for Vine Road and parts of Hwy 99
Posted on November 30, 2021

Evacuation Alert for Vine Road and parts of Hwy 99

A Flood Watch has been issued by the River Forecast Centre due to heavy precipitation and a greater risk for a rain-on-snow event that could melt low level snow. High water levels in the Arn Canal are…

Evacuation Alert and Evacuation Order | What’s the difference?
Posted on November 29, 2021

Evacuation Alert and Evacuation Order | What’s the difference?

Due to the ongoing threat of flooding and mudslides in BC, it’s essential you know the difference between an Evacuation Alert and an Evacuation Order and you’re prepared to act. Evacuation AlertAn…

Flood Watch Update | Dike Patrols and Preparedness
Posted on November 27, 2021

Flood Watch Update | Dike Patrols and Preparedness

A Flood Watch is currently in effect for the Sea-to-Sky including areas around Squamish, Whistler and Pemberton. The Village has received notification that the Canadian Armed Forces may be in the Pemberton…

Flood Watch | Sea to Sky - November 25, 2021
Posted on November 25, 2021

Flood Watch | Sea to Sky - November 25, 2021

As of 12:30pm, Thursday, November 25, the River Forecast Centre is upgrading to a Flood Watch for the Sea-to-Sky including areas around Squamish, Whistler and Pemberton. The public is advised stay clear…

Request for Proposal | Design Program and Conceptual Site/Building Design
Posted on November 24, 2021

Request for Proposal | Design Program and Conceptual Site/Building Design

The Village of Pemberton is seeking Proposals from qualified consultants to undertake Design Program and Conceptual Site/Building Design project to support the development of a municipal hall and firehall.…

Special weather statement issued for Sea to Sky Region
Posted on November 24, 2021

Special weather statement issued for Sea to Sky Region

A Special Weather Statement has been issued for the Sea to Sky Region effective Wednesday, November 25, 2021. The Weather Statement predicts moderate to heavy rain beginning overnight Wednesday. It is…

Employment Opportunities | Join Our Team
Posted on November 23, 2021

Employment Opportunities | Join Our Team

Bylaw Services Administrative Assistant Full-Time, Permanent The Bylaw Services Administrative Assistant supports the Bylaw Enforcement Officer and responds to basic inquiries regarding Village bylaws.…

High Streamflow Advisory for the Sea-to-Sky
Posted on November 23, 2021

High Streamflow Advisory for the Sea-to-Sky

As of 2:30pm, Tuesday, November 23, the River Forecast Centre is issuing a High Streamflow Advisory for the South Coast including: Sea-to-Sky including areas around Squamish, Whistler and Pemberton The…

Community Advisory: Flooding at One Mile Lake Park and Industrial Way
Posted on November 15, 2021

Community Advisory: Flooding at One Mile Lake Park and Industrial Way

Flooding has occurred at One Mile Lake Park and at Industrial Way in Pemberton. The One Mile Lake Park Boardwalk is now closed. The public is advised to avoid flooded areas and stay clear of areas where…

Upgraded | Flood Watch - Sea To Sky
Posted on November 15, 2021

Upgraded | Flood Watch - Sea To Sky

As of 8:30am, Monday, November 15, the River Forecast Centre is upgrading to a Flood Watch for the Sea to Sky. The public is advised stay clear of fast-flowing rivers and potentially unstable riverbanks…

Community Advisory | Heavy Rainfall Leading to Localized Flooding, Sandbag Station Available
Posted on November 14, 2021

Community Advisory | Heavy Rainfall Leading to Localized Flooding, Sandbag Station Available

A significant amount of rainfall is leading to localized flooding in low-lying areas. Rivers and creeks are expected to rise rapidly throughout Sunday with forecasts showing heavy rainfall into Monday.…

Community Advisory: flooding expected - One Mile Lake trails and boardwalk
Posted on November 04, 2021

Community Advisory: flooding expected - One Mile Lake trails and boardwalk

Heavy rainfall is resulting in Pemberton Creek rising rapidly. The trails and boardwalk around One Mile Lake are expected to be under water by this evening. PLEASE AVOID areas where flooding may occur.

New plan to reduce food waste endorsed by the Village
Posted on November 01, 2021

New plan to reduce food waste endorsed by the Village

A new Sea to Sky Food Recovery Strategy and Action Plan, with a goal of maximizing the recovery and distribution of food in the Sea to Sky corridor, while minimizing food waste, was presented to the Village…

Mayor Richman Declares October 24, 2021 as World Polio Day
Posted on October 24, 2021

Mayor Richman Declares October 24, 2021 as World Polio Day

World Polio Day Proclamation"World Polio Day" - October 24, 2021 WHEREAS, in 1985 Rotary International launched Polio Plus and spearheaded the Global Polio Eradication Initiative with the World Health…

Community Advisory | Flu Vaccine Clinics
Posted on October 21, 2021

Community Advisory | Flu Vaccine Clinics

Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) will be holding Flu Clinics in Pemberton throughout Fall by appointment only. Clients of all ages will be accepted at the flu clinics but priority is for families with young…