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Posted on September 23, 2020

Weather Update, September 23rd

The weather system appears to be moving south, which will reduce the expected rainfall amounts. Rain is expected to continue until tomorrow, with a break on Friday. Another system is expected to move…

Posted on September 23, 2020

Municipal Hall Closing Early on Thursday, September 24th

Please be advised that Municipal Hall will be closing at 3:30pm tomorrow, September 24th, to facilitate electrical work for the building. We will reopen with regular operations on Friday, September 25th.…

Public Notice | Notice to Amend Council Procedure Bylaw No. 788
Posted on September 22, 2020

Public Notice | Notice to Amend Council Procedure Bylaw No. 788

In accordance with section 123 (3) of the Community Charter notice is hereby given that the Council of the Village of Pemberton intends to amend Council Procedure Bylaw No. 788, 2015 at the Regular Council…

Posted on September 21, 2020

Public Notice | Heavy Rainfall Forecasted

  A heavy rainfall notice has been issued for the area. With the upcoming expected rainfall throughout the week, residents are strongly encouraged to be proactive and prepared for localized flooding.…

Special Air Quality Statement in Effect, September 14th
Posted on September 14, 2020

Special Air Quality Statement in Effect, September 14th

Today's (September 14th) Index is 10+/Very High Risk.   At risk individuals should avoid strenuous activities outdoors. Children and the elderly should also avoid outdoor physical exertion. The general…

Posted on September 11, 2020

The Village is Now Accepting Online Credit Card Payments

The Village of Pemberton is now accepting ONLINE credit card payments using OptionPay - a third party software provider. For a small fee, OptionPay provides the community with another convenient method…

Posted on September 08, 2020

Notice of Alternative Approval Process (AAP) | Loan Authorization Bylaw for the Pemberton Transfer Station

The Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) has proposed Squamish-Lillooet Regional District Pemberton and District Transfer Station Loan Authorization Bylaw No. 1661-2020 to borrow additional funds…

Message from Mayor Richman | September 5, 2020
Posted on September 05, 2020

Message from Mayor Richman | September 5, 2020

Resilient. I’m certain if you look that up in the dictionary, there would be a reference to Pemberton.   August certainly tested our resiliency and emotional capacity. Both the wildfires and the house…

Posted on September 01, 2020

Employment Opportunities | Join our team!

 If you are ready to join a small team to make a big difference, we are seeking to fill the following roles: Legislative Assistant – Permanent F/T Position: working with a high level of accuracy, confidentiality…

Village Advocacy Work at the UBCM Convention
Posted on August 26, 2020

Village Advocacy Work at the UBCM Convention

Each year, the Union of BC Municipalities (UBCM) holds a Convention for all member municipalities to learn, share and connect with other local and provincial government representatives. During the Convention,…

Posted on August 25, 2020

Employment Opportunity | Join our team!

VOP-portunities! If you are ready to join a small team to make a big difference, we are seeking to fill the following roles: Program Leader – Casual Position: Engage and interact with children aged…

Have Your Say | Solid Waste Management Services Survey
Posted on August 24, 2020

Have Your Say | Solid Waste Management Services Survey

The Pemberton Transfer Station is on the move. Currently located at 1947 Carpenter Road in the Pemberton Business and Industrial Park, the transfer station serves residents of the Village of Pemberton…

Message from Mayor Richman | August 14, 2020
Posted on August 14, 2020

Message from Mayor Richman | August 14, 2020

Hello everyone, Like you, we’ve heard concerns in the community regarding local transmission of COVID-19, especially in the last 24 hours.   I felt it was important to acknowledge your concerns and…

Mandatory Use of Face Coverings on Buses Begins on August 24th
Posted on August 06, 2020

Mandatory Use of Face Coverings on Buses Begins on August 24th

Media Release Issued by BC Transit, August 6th BC Transit, in alignment with TransLink and other transportation agencies, will be proceeding with mandatory use of face coverings on buses in BC Transit…

Level III Watering Restrictions Start Thursday, August 6th
Posted on August 05, 2020

Level III Watering Restrictions Start Thursday, August 6th

Due to the prolonged dry weather we are experiencing, the Village has moved to Level 3 Watering Restrictions. Water restrictions are set by the Village of Pemberton and apply only to the use of treated…

Mayor's Message | July 31, 2020
Posted on July 31, 2020

Mayor's Message | July 31, 2020

Somehow, the BC Day long weekend has managed to sneak up on me. July has come and gone, and here we are scurrying to fit in summer fun as the days tick by. I’m pleased to say that we’ve been making…

The Mayor's Task Force for COVID-19 Response & Recovery Needs to Hear from You
Posted on July 21, 2020

The Mayor's Task Force for COVID-19 Response & Recovery Needs to Hear from You

The Mayor's Task Force wants to know what your most pressing issues have been during the pandemic. Your responses will assist us to collectively identify and prioritize issues and opportunities so we…

Posted on July 17, 2020

NOTAM Issued for Pemberton Regional Airport (CYPS) | crew & equipment adjacent to runway

Please be advised that a NOTAM has been filed to inform all airport users of crew and equipment operating adjacent to the runway. Pilots are asked to verify the runway is unobstructed prior to landing. …

The Village of Pemberton Receives Funding from the Community, Culture and Recreation Fund for the Development of a Soccer Field and Amenity Building
Posted on July 03, 2020

The Village of Pemberton Receives Funding from the Community, Culture and Recreation Fund for the Development of a Soccer Field and Amenity Building

We are excited to announce that the Village has been awarded $3.09 million dollars for the construction of a new grass soccer field with water well for irrigation, fencing and lighting, and an amenity…

Posted on June 26, 2020

Employment Opportunity | Fire Department Administrative Assistant

Fire Department Administrative Assistant – Permanent, Full-time position Reporting to the Fire Chief, the Administrative Assistant provides front-office reception, including preparation of reports and…