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Applications being accepted for the Pemberton and District Initiative Fund
Posted on September 21, 2023

Applications being accepted for the Pemberton and District Initiative Fund

Pemberton, BC – Applications are now being accepted by the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) for 2024 funding from the Pemberton and District Initiative Fund (PDIF). Funded by the SLRD and…

Community Notice | Benchland Stairs and Trail
Posted on September 19, 2023

Community Notice | Benchland Stairs and Trail

Please be advised, access to the Benchland Stairs and Trail will be closed from Thursday, September 21 to Saturday, September 23 for the removal of hazard trees in the area. Community members are asked…

Community Notice | Village of Pemberton Daycare Expansion Module Storage on Lot 8
Posted on September 18, 2023

Community Notice | Village of Pemberton Daycare Expansion Module Storage on Lot 8

The Village of Pemberton Daycare Expansion project will be utilizing a portion of Lot 8, the vacant land just beyond the Community Barn, as a temporary staging area to store completed building modules…

Community Notice | Watermain Flushing
Posted on September 15, 2023

Community Notice | Watermain Flushing

Starting this week, watermain flushing will be taking place throughout the Village of Pemberton until mid-October 2023. Watermain flushing is an essential procedure in ensuring water quality by removing…

Village of Pemberton pauses Official Community Plan process to develop relations with Líl̓wat Nation
Posted on September 12, 2023

Village of Pemberton pauses Official Community Plan process to develop relations with Líl̓wat Nation

Pemberton, BC — In the interest of gaining and acknowledging the Líl̓wat Nation's perspective relating to the Village of Pemberton's Official Community Plan (OCP), the Village is pausing its OCP review…

Community Notice | New EV Chargers Coming to Aster Street
Posted on August 30, 2023

Community Notice | New EV Chargers Coming to Aster Street

Community members and visitors will soon be able to make use of two new Level 3 DC Fast Electric Vehicle Chargers (62.6kW) on Aster Street thanks to funding through Natural Resources Canada’s Zero-Emission…

Public Hearing Notice | Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 948, 2023
Posted on August 30, 2023

Public Hearing Notice | Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 948, 2023

Village of Pemberton Public Hearing NoticeZoning Amendment Bylaw No. 948, 2023Tuesday, September 12, 2023 at 5:30pm in-person at Council Chambers or Virtual (Zoom Webinar ID: 840 0997 7920) What is Zoning…

Community Notice | HWY 99 Road Resurfacing
Posted on August 24, 2023

Community Notice | HWY 99 Road Resurfacing

The Ministry of Transportation & Infrastructure will be conducting asphalt road resurfacing on Highway 99 between Emerald Drive to Riverside Drive from September 5–30, 2023.   Road construction work…

Community Notice | Shade Shelter Mountain Bike Skills Park at Den Duyf Park
Posted on August 21, 2023

Community Notice | Shade Shelter Mountain Bike Skills Park at Den Duyf Park

Community Enhancement Project: Shade Shelter Mountain Bike Skills Park at Den Duyf Park The Village of Pemberton has partnered with TM Builders and Pemberton Off-Road Cycling Association (PORCA) to construct…

Community Notice | Construction to Begin on Pemberton Farm Road East Connector
Posted on August 04, 2023

Community Notice | Construction to Begin on Pemberton Farm Road East Connector

Construction on the Pemberton Farm Road East Connector project will begin on Tuesday, August 8, 2023 until October 2023. Construction work for this project will consist of road improvement work including…

Office Closure | BC Day
Posted on August 03, 2023

Office Closure | BC Day

The Village office will be CLOSED on Monday, August 7, 2023 for British Columbia Day. The office will reopen on Tuesday, August 8, 2023. Thank you for your understanding.

Level 3 Water Restrictions Now in Effect
Posted on August 03, 2023

Level 3 Water Restrictions Now in Effect

The current heat wave and subsequent water usage is putting enormous stress on the municipal treated water supply.  Why is there a water shortage when Pemberton is surrounded by water? Pemberton’s…

The Government of Canada invests in active transportation in Pemberton
Posted on July 27, 2023

The Government of Canada invests in active transportation in Pemberton

PEMBERTON, BC — Today, Patrick Weiler, Member of Parliament for West Vancouver—Sunshine Coast—Sea to Sky Country, Russell Mack, Squamish-Lillooet Regional District Electoral Area C Director, and…

Mackenzie Road Pavement Work - June 22, 2023
Posted on June 22, 2023

Mackenzie Road Pavement Work - June 22, 2023

Pavement overlay work will be carried out on Mackenzie Road Thursday, June 22, 2023.   The work zone is a 200m section, immediately southeast of Pebble Creek Drive on Mackenzie Road. There will be alternating…

National Indigenous Peoples Day
Posted on June 21, 2023

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Today, Indigenous Peoples Day we celebrate the rich culture and wisdom of the L̓il̓wat7úl on whose unceded territory we are on. The Village of Pemberton lies completely within the traditional territory…

LEVEL 2 WATER RESTRICTIONS IN EFFECT
Posted on June 08, 2023

LEVEL 2 WATER RESTRICTIONS IN EFFECT

Please do your part to keep Pemberton's drinking water supply and critical infrastructure secure!   WHEN CAN I WATER? • Even addresses water on Thursdays and Sundays • Odd addresses water on Wednesdays…

Council declares April “Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM)”
Posted on March 30, 2023

Council declares April “Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM)”

WHEREAS, an estimated 90% of sexual assaults are not reported to police (Alberta Justice and Solicitor General, 2013.); 30% of all women over 15 years of age report having experienced sexual assault (Canadian…

Media Release | Village of Pemberton Official Community Plan Review Community Open House a tremendous success
Posted on March 23, 2023

Media Release | Village of Pemberton Official Community Plan Review Community Open House a tremendous success

PEMBERTON, BC – On Monday, March 6, 2023, the Village of Pemberton held a Community Open House as part of Phase One of its Official Community Plan (OCP) Review. The event sought input from the community…

Message from Mayor Richman
Posted on March 10, 2023

Message from Mayor Richman

The last few months have seen some exciting initiatives move forward within the Village of Pemberton. In Fall, we broke ground on the Pemberton Children’s Centre Expansion project – a long awaited…

Official Community Plan Review Open House
Posted on February 28, 2023

Official Community Plan Review Open House

Join us for the Official Community Plan (OCP) Community Open House on Monday, March 6, 2023 from 4:30pm - 7:30pm at the Pemberton and District Community Centre! The Open House will include a presentation…