Posted on: May 24, 2017

2017 Local Government By-Election

IMPORTANT DATE: JUNE 10, 2017 GENERAL VOTING DAY FOR THE TOWN OF CRESTON BY-ELECTION - ERICKSON ROOM, CRESTON & DISTRICT COMMUNITY COMPLEX - 8:00 am to 8:00 pm.
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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Official Community Plan 2017

April 13-17 OCP

Have your say!

Any persons who believe that their interest will be affected by the proposed Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 1854, 2017 will have an opportunity to be heard, or to present written submissions respecting matters contained within the Bylaw, ...

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

SPECIAL THANKS TO FORTISBC

A special thank you to the following FortisBC employees for their help in the raising of the flag pole for the new Town of Creston flag.

(Left to Right: Steve Ukrainetz, James Komar, and Brock Johnson)

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Street Sweeping – We Appreciate Your Continued Patience

Our street sweeper is back up and running and we are out into the residential areas of Creston - completing our spring street sweeping program. Over the next 2 weeks, we will be running two shifts, starting at 5:00am, to get the Town cleaned up!

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

Installation of Canadian Flag to Celebrate Canada's 150th Birthday!

Today, May 9th, 2017, FortisBC provided their equipment and crews to install a 52 ft. high flag pole in the Creston Valley Farmer's Market area. Next, Town of Creston crews will install a Canadian flag to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday!

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Hydrant Flushing & Maintenance

Please be advised that Town Crews will be carrying out the annual spring hydrant flushing and maintenance program starting May 1, 2017 and continuing for approximately 4 weeks.

Your water may become cloudy during this period. Should this happen, we ask tha...

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Organic Waste Management

In an effort to reduce back yard burning, the Town of Creston is offering residents the opportunity to dispose of their organic yard waste. The Town-controlled drop off location is situated at the south end of the Waste Water Treatment Plant, which is via...

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Posted on: January 3, 2017

Media Release - Town of Creston - Canada 150 Community Leader Appointed

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The Town of Creston has announce its participation in the Canada 150 Community Leaders network.  Mayor Ron Toyota is pleased to name Councillor Joanna Wilson as the local voice for the Town of Creston for Canada's 150th Anniversary of Confederati...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Woodstove Exchange Program

The Wood Stove Exchange Program is a partnership between the Province of BC, the Lung Association of BC, the RDCK and the Town of Creston. This program provides a rebate for you to exchange your old (pre-1994), uncertified wood stove with a new, EPA- or C...

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Posted on: April 19, 2011

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Posted on: April 19, 2011

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

I love Creston ariticle - Our Municipal By-Election

The Town of Creston will be holding a “By-election” on Saturday, June 10, 2017.  This election is the time when our community will democratically choose a representative to serve as Town Councillor for the remainder of our municipal t...

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

Mayor's I Love Creston Article - April 2017 - Report a Concern

The Town of Creston has made great strides in enhancing responsiveness to customer issues through the use of reporting features on our WEBSITE (www.creston.ca).  At this time of year, two issues that are commonly reported are related to SNOW and ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Mayor's I Love Creston Ariticle- March 2017-Our Creston Valley Vistor Center - a new direction!

The location of our Visitor Centre (VC) is not changing, but we’re upping our game when it comes to telling our story to visitors from the region, the province and beyond! The RDCK Electoral Areas “B” and “C&rdq...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Mayors Article - Kootenay Business January 2017

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It is the responsibility of the administration in Canadian communities to ensure that citizens can count on basic services: clean water, safe and efficient disposal of waste and maintenance of roads. Not an inspiration for poetry, perhaps, but let the sys...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

I Love Creston Ariticle - February 2017 - A Smaller Number of Town Council Members?

A community is incorporated by the Province as a municipality when Cabinet approves a legal document called “Letters Patent”. The Letters Patent establishes the municipality's name and boundary, provides for the first election...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Mayor's I Love Creston Article, January 2017 - Regional District - Residential Taxes

Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) taxation has long been a line item on our Town of Creston property tax notice.  At my last Coffee Talk session, the question was asked, “What is paid for with the RDCK taxation that the Town ...

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Posted on: December 1, 2014

The Road Ahead

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Posted on: April 1, 2013

China Korea Japan Trip

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Posted on: February 1, 2013

Recycling in Creston

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Posted on: October 1, 2012

Town Roads

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Posted on: February 1, 2012

Topics to Write About

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Posted on: January 1, 2012

Tone at the Top

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Posted on: November 1, 2011

Our 3 Year Term is Done

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Posted on: October 1, 2011

A Dedicated Town Staff

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Posted on: September 1, 2011

A Proud Rotarian

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Posted on: July 1, 2011

Attending Conferences

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Posted on: June 1, 2011

Daylight Savings Time

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Posted on: April 1, 2011

New Ramada Inn

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Posted on: October 1, 2010

Attend UBCM Conference

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Posted on: June 1, 2010

Attend FCM Conference

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Posted on: March 1, 2010

Olympics

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Posted on: February 1, 2010

My Schedule - February 2010

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Posted on: December 1, 2009

First Year Done (RD Sub-Regional)

Posted on: October 2, 2009

The Learning Curve

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Posted on: September 1, 2009

My Schedule - August 2009

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Posted on: July 1, 2009

Bylaw for Feral Cats

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Posted on: June 1, 2009

Attend FCM

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Posted on: April 1, 2009

WWP Grant $314 Million

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Posted on: March 11, 2009

First 100 Days

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