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2019 and 2020 Annual Reports
Posted on June 29, 2021

2019 and 2020 Annual Reports

Notice is hereby given in accordance with Section 99 of the Community Charter that the Village of Pemberton Council will be considering the 2019 and 2020 Annual Reports at the Regular Council Meeting…

Level 3 Water Restrictions now in effect
Posted on June 29, 2021

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. By disregarding these restrictions, critical infrastructure could be compromised, the…

Campfires prohibited in British Columbia
Posted on June 29, 2021

Campfires prohibited in British Columbia

Effective at noon (Pacific time) on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, campfires, Category 2 and Category 3 open fires will be prohibited throughout the province of British Columbia.   The following activities…

Message from Mayor Richman
Posted on June 27, 2021

Message from Mayor Richman

Who knew that living in such a beautiful place came with weather issues like extreme heat and river levels rising? I feel like a broken record here – I am again blown away about how this community comes…

State of Local Emergency Declared
Posted on June 26, 2021

State of Local Emergency Declared

In response to the current flood hazard and risk to life and property, a State of Local Emergency has been declared for the Village of Pemberton. This order is effective immediately and will remain in…

Upgraded: Flood Watch Lillooet River
Posted on June 26, 2021

Upgraded: Flood Watch Lillooet River

As of 10am, Saturday, June 26, the River Forecast Centre is upgrading to a Flood Watch for the Lillooet River, including: • Pemberton• Lillooet Lake• Lillooet River and tributaries• Harrison Lake…

Heat Warning for Pemberton
Posted on June 25, 2021

Heat Warning for Pemberton

Environment Canada has issued a Heat Warning for Pemberton and most of British Columbia from today until at least Wednesday. An exceptionally strong ridge of high pressure will develop over British Columbia…

High-Streamflow Advisory for Lillooet River near Pemberton
Posted on June 25, 2021

High-Streamflow Advisory for Lillooet River near Pemberton

The BC River Forecast Centre has issued a High Streamflow Advisory for Lillooet River near Pemberton. Current weather forecasts from Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) indicate the potential…

Level 2 Water Restrictions now in effect
Posted on June 23, 2021

Level 2 Water Restrictions now in effect

Level 2 water restrictions are now in effect.  When can I water? Even addresses water on Thursdays and Sundays. Odd addresses water on Wednesdays and Saturdays. 4am - 9am OR 7pm - 10pm. Remember, irrigation…

Message from Mayor Richman | National Indigenous Peoples Day
Posted on June 21, 2021

Message from Mayor Richman | National Indigenous Peoples Day

Today is National Indigenous Peoples Day. This is a day for all Canadians to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures, and outstanding achievements of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis…

2020 Drinking Water System Annual Report
Posted on June 18, 2021

2020 Drinking Water System Annual Report

The Village of Pemberton's 2020 Drinking Water System Annual Report has been published. The report provides basic information on water quality and compliance with health standards. View the full report,…

Media Release | 61 New Affordable Homes on the way for Pemberton, B.C.
Posted on June 16, 2021

Media Release | 61 New Affordable Homes on the way for Pemberton, B.C.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE61 New Affordable Homes on the way for Pemberton, B.C. Pemberton, BC – BC Housing has approved an application to the Community Housing Fund (CHF) submitted by Sea to Sky Community…

Request For Proposal extension | Bike Skills Park at Den Duyf Park
Posted on June 04, 2021

Request For Proposal extension | Bike Skills Park at Den Duyf Park

The Village is seeking Proposals from design-build teams to undertake the detailed design and construction of a Bike Skills Park located at the recently developed Den Duyf Park on Pemberton Farm Road…

Message from Mayor Richman
Posted on June 01, 2021

Message from Mayor Richman

I have spent the last five days trying desperately to fathom the depth of the loss, sadness and grief that comes with the news of the absolutely horrific discovery of the remains of 215 undocumented children…

Tk’emlúps Residential School Response
Posted on May 31, 2021

Tk’emlúps Residential School Response

The Village of Pemberton is devastated to learn of the discovery of the remains of 215 Indigenous children the Tk’emlúps Residential School (Kamloops Indian Residential School). The Village would like…

Join the ParticipACTION Community Better Challenge
Posted on May 28, 2021

Join the ParticipACTION Community Better Challenge

Join the Community Better Challenge: June 1 – 30 Participate in the challenge to help Pemberton get crowned Canada's Most Active Community and win the $100,000 grand prize! Download the ParticipACTION…

BC's Restart: A plan to bring us back together
Posted on May 25, 2021

BC's Restart: A plan to bring us back together

BC's Restart is a careful, four-step plan to help bring us back together again. Starting May 25th, we can gradually begin to restart some of our important social connections, businesses, and activities.…

New COVID-19 Online Hub; OnePemberton now LIVE!
Posted on May 21, 2021

New COVID-19 Online Hub; OnePemberton now LIVE!

OnePemberton is a online hub providing essential COVID-19 information and resources to the Pemberton Community. The hub acts as a single source of COVID-19 support tools, community resources and useful…

Request For Proposal | Bike Skills Park at Den Duyf Park
Posted on May 18, 2021

Request For Proposal | Bike Skills Park at Den Duyf Park

The Village is seeking Proposals from design-build teams to undertake the detailed design and construction of a Bike Skills Park located at the recently developed Den Duyf Park on Pemberton Farm Road…

Public Notice | Call for Board of Variance Member
Posted on May 14, 2021

Public Notice | Call for Board of Variance Member

The Village of Pemberton is seeking a volunteer for the Board of Variance. Board of Variance: Three (3) Year Term - 2021/2022/2023 One (1) seat vacancy. The Board of Variance is an independent body that…