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Posted on: February 14, 2020

Notice to Nelson Hydro Customers on Hydro Rates for 2020

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Nelson Hydro is pleased to advise our customers that there will be no general rate increase for 2020.

Revenues in 2019 were stronger than expected. With no general rate change, the 2020 revenues are forecasted to be sufficient to fund the 2020 operating bu...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: February 6, 2020

Laneway House Design Competition - People's Choice Awards are Open

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February 6, 2020

City Announces Laneway House Design Competition Results and Invites Residents to Vote For the “People’s Choice” Award

 Nelson, BC – The City of Nelson is proud to announce the results of the ...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: January 28, 2020

Planned Power Outage - High Street Area on February 4, 2020

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PLANNED POWER OUTAGE

There will be a planned hydro outage on Tuesday, February 4, 2020, between 9:00am and Noon for the High Street area. (see map)

Nelson Hydro will be replacing a conductor, and due to the nature of this work, a planned hydro outage is req...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: January 28, 2020

Osprey nest relocation planned for Harrop ferry crossing

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January 28, 2020

Nelson Hydro is planning to relocate two osprey nests located on either side of the Harrop ferry crossing. Both nests will be transferred onto new nest platforms erected on Nelson Hydro wooden poles, located close to the existing poles wit...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: January 27, 2020

Planned Power Outage in the Bealby Point Area on January 28, 2020

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PLANNED POWER OUTAGE

There will be a planned hydro outage on Tuesday, January 28, 2020, between 9:00am and Noon for the Bealby Point area. (See map)

Nelson Hydro will be replacing a conductor and due to the nature of this work, a planned hydro outage is req...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: January 17, 2020

City of Nelson Launches a Citizen Survey on Climate Change

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January 17, 2020

City of Nelson Launches a Citizen Survey on Climate Change 

Nelson, BC— The City of Nelson is looking to better understand the diverse knowledge, values, and behaviors of its residents, to support the development of a Cli...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: January 9, 2020

SURVEY - Seeking Feedback on a Zoning Amendment Application

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We’re Seeking Your Feedback on a Zoning Amendment Application

January 9, 2020

The City of Nelson has received an application to increase the maximum density (number of residential units permitted) in the C2 zone, which applies to 26 commercial pro...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: November 13, 2019

Successful Seniors Energy Efficiency Program in Nelson extending into 2020

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Seniors take the chill out of winter with home energy upgrades

Over 100 seniors have signed up to have free energy efficiency installations completed 

November 13, 2019 

Nelson, BC Over 100 seniors living in and around N...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: September 13, 2019

City Moves to Normal Water Regulations

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CITY MOVES TO NORMAL WATER REGULATIONS EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY

Friday, September 13, 2019
The City of Nelson is moving from Stage 2 Water Conservation Measures to Normal Regulations effective immediately.
Normal Water Regulations means that Even# addresses can...
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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: October 31, 2017

Residential Bear Resistant Garbage Bins Available for Purchase!

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BEAR RESISTANT GARBAGE BINS FOR SALE!

The City of Nelson is pleased to offer bear resistant garbage bins for purchase. There are 100 bins available, on a first come, first served basis. Each bin costs $205.

Check out the video of one of the Toter Bear Resi...

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: January 9, 2018

Council Approves Updated Water Master Plan; 2018 Water & Sewer Rates Adopted

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On January 8, 2018, Council approved updates to the Water Master Plan and the 2018 Water/Sewer Rates. Click here for the full media release.

Sample of corroded galvanized pipe removed throughout Nelson.

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City News & Public Notices
Posted on: December 21, 2017

City of Nelson Newsletter - December 2017

December 2017

Click here for the December 2017 City of Nelson Newsletter.

City News & Public Notices
Posted on: December 12, 2017

2018 Volunteer Opportunities with the City of Nelson

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THE CORPORATION OF THE CITY OF NELSON2018 VOLUNTEER POSITION VACANCIES

December 12, 2017

The deadline to submit applications to serve on a City Board, Committee or Commission is 4:30 pm on Friday, December 29, 2017.

Remember you can submit your applications ...

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News Flash

Posted on: December 10, 2019

Water Meter Installation Program continues for Industrial, Commercial and Institutional

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The City of Nelson is initiating the final phase of the Industrial, Commercial, Institutional (ICI) water meter installation program. A water meter is required in every (ICI) business serviced by the water utility, as it accurately measures your water con...

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City Project Gallery
Posted on: May 16, 2019

Notice to Public: Sanitary Utility Project Update along Lakeside Drive by Airport

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Sanitary Utility Project Update – Lakeside Drive at Airport Lift Station – Grit Chamber Construction

May 16, 2019

A construction zone has been delineated along Lakeside Drive adjacent the Real Canadian Wholesale Club to accommodate works on the City sanitar...

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City Project Gallery
Posted on: December 1, 2017

December 1, 2017 - UPDATE #10 - Hall Street Project - Phase II

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Click here to read the latest update on the Hall Street Project for the week of November 27th, 2017.

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City Project Gallery
Posted on: November 24, 2017

November 24, 2017 - UPDATE #9 - Hall Street Project - Phase II

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Click here to read the latest update on the Hall Street Project for the week of November 20th, 2017.

Placing Pipe during Phase II construction.

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City Project Gallery

News Flash

Posted on: February 4, 2020

Police Foundation Gala - February 29

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Saturday February 29, 2020 5:30 PM (doors open); 6:30 (dinner)

Selkirk College, Mary Hall in Nelson 

Tickets are $65 which includes a $30 tax donation receipt and are available from any Foundation Director, in person at NPD or email: administration...

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Home - Police News
Posted on: January 10, 2018

Restorative Justice Program

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The Nelson Police Restorative Justice Program would like to thank the Nelson & District Credit Union for their $1500 grant in support of our Restorative Justice program.

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News Flash

Posted on: February 5, 2020

Winners of the Laneway House Design Competition Announced!

The three winners have been announced and Nelson residents are now invited to vote for the People’s Choice designation. More information, including the winning plans, can be found at www.nelson.ca/designcompetition

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Additional Info... Laneway House Design Competition
Posted on: September 3, 2019

First Round Closed - 29 Entries

Thank you to all who entered; there are 29 submissions in total. The Design Review Panel will work hard this month and a decision on who to invite to Round 2 is expected at the beginning of October. Until then!

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