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Posted on: July 22, 2021

Notice to local residents regarding the deployment of the High Level Wildland Urban Interface (WUI)

Notice to local residents regarding the deployment of the High Level Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) team to assist with the wildfire currently threatening Osoyoos, B.C.

The High Level WUI team has been activated to assist with firefighting efforts in Osoyo...

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

Cleaning and inspection of High Level’s treated water reservoir tank completed

Cleaning and inspection of High Level’s treated water reservoir tank completed

A regular cleaning operation of the treated water reservoir tank at the High Level Water Treatment Plant provided a rare opportunity to see the Town of High Level&...

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Notice to local residents regarding the presence of blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) in Footner Lake

Notice to local residents regarding the presence of blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) in Footner Lake.

Please avoid contact with blue-green algae blooms; don't swim or wade in water where blue-green algae is present; and do not drink or cook with w...

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Posted on: July 12, 2021

New hydrovac excavator adds year-round capability to Town’s underground utility work

The Town of High Level has a new hydrovac excavation truck that will help with repairing underground utilities – especially in cold weather.

Town crews are now busy familiarizing themselves with a 2021 Rebel Hydro Excavator. This new addition to ...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

High Level fire crews respond to structure fire south of town

The Town of High Level Fire Department was called to a structure fire south of Town around 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 08. On arrival, they found a log home, detached garage, and nearby vehicle fully involved in flames.

The dynamic situation was complicate...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

Council approves plans to deal with long-standing drainage issues in Bjornson Park

Council has approved plans designed to deal with drainage issues in Bjornson Park, highlighting the importance of recent changes made to the Town’s Development operations to ensure these issues are minimized in the future.

At their regular meetin...

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Posted on: July 8, 2021

Council Remuneration Task Force - Public Members Needed

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The Council Remuneration Task Force is seeking two (2) public members. The task force will be active from August 3, 2021 – September 27, 2021.

Public Members should have previous experience in local government or be associated with local governme...

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Posted on: July 8, 2021

New program will provide expanded police coverage in downtown High Level

Changes are coming to the Town of High Level Community Peace Officer program that will see more RCMP officers in the community supplementing current downtown policing efforts.

At their regular Council meeting on June 25, Council passed a motion to enter in...

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Posted on: July 2, 2021

Canada Day Passport Challenge winners announced

Thank you to everyone who took part in the Canada Day Passport challenge this year, and congratulations to the winners! Canada Day Passport winners are:

Grand Prize- Tina Neufeld

Second Place- Dreydon Boucher

 

Winners (Water Toy Prizes )

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Posted on: July 2, 2021

2021 Canada Day Parade Float Winners

2021 Canada Day Parade Float Winners
A big thank-you and congratulations to everyone who took part in this year’s Canada Day parade and made it such a big success.
This year, the award for Best Overall Float goes to the NWR FASD Society M...
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Posted on: July 1, 2021

West Fraser log yard fire update

Notice to residents (1:30 p.m.)
The West Fraser log yard fire is now 100 per cent under control and fire crews are expected to demobilize early this afternoon.
A ring of heavy water cannons encircles the area where the fire took place and will remain there ...
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Posted on: June 30, 2021

West Fraser log yard fire update

Notice to residents (6:00 p.m.)
Fire crews used heavy water cannons against the West Fraser log yard fire today in extreme heat conditions.
As a result of this equipment and their efforts, the fire is now considered to be about 50 per cent contained, includ...
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Posted on: June 29, 2021

West Fraser log yard update (8:30 p.m. June 29)

Notice to residents (8:30 p.m.):
The West Fraser log yard fire is very active and firefighting efforts will continue through the evening. 
With relief crews from Peace River and Slave Lake expected tonight, a number of contractors with specialized ...
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Posted on: May 14, 2021

Changes to High Level Banner of Remembrance Program for 2021

Changes to High Level Banner of Remembrance Program for 2021

Two new banners will be available to residents taking part in the Banner of Remembrance program to help honour a loved one when they have no photos available.

For 2021, the Banner of Remembrance T...

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