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Posted on: October 27, 2020

Regular Council Meeting - October 27, 2020

The Town of Creston invites you to attend the Regular Council  Meeting of October 27, 2020 virtually, beginning at 4:00 pm.  

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Posted on: October 27, 2020

COVID-19 Update - October 27, 2020

October 27, 2020 – Yesterday, Dr. Bonnie Henry issued an order limiting gatherings in private homes. The Provincial Health Officer stated, “A new provincial health officer order will be put in place today limiting gatherings in private...

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Creston News Room
Posted on: October 23, 2020

COVID-19 and Halloween

 Creston, BC – October 23, 2020: In accordance with federal and provincial COVID-19 pandemic health and safety guidance, Creston Fire Rescue has made the difficult decision to cancel their “Halloween Safety Stop” thi...

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Posted on: October 23, 2020

Annual Fall Hydrant Maintenance Program

Please be advised that Town Crews will be carrying out the annual fall hydrant maintenance program starting on or about November 1, 2020 and continuing for the month of November 2020.Your water may become cloudy during this period. Should this happen, we...

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Posted on: October 23, 2020

Second Fall Yard/Garden Curbside Pick-Up

The Town crews will be conducting a second fall yard and garden curbside pick-up. Its purpose is to dispose of tree prunings, garden waste, and other compostable articles from yards that are not picked up during regular collection. No non-compostable item...

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

COVID-19 Update - October 20, 2020

Creston, BC – October 20, 2020:  Creston Residents, a reminder to continue your efforts to keep yourself, family, friends and neighbors healthy and safe while we navigate the COVID-19 pandemic.  Dr. Bonnie Henry’s Gol...

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Posted on: October 16, 2020

COVID-19 UPDATE - October 16, 2020

Creston, BC – October 16, 2020  With Halloween around the corner, the BC Centre for Disease Control has released guidance to support a safe, healthy and fun Halloween.  Many Creston residents are beginning to plan their scary c...

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Posted on: October 9, 2020

COVID-19 Update - October 9, 2020

Creston, BC – October 9, 2020:  Town of Creston Council and staff wish you a very Happy Thanksgiving   This year has presented unique challenges, but the residents of Creston have continuously risen to the occasion.  N...

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Posted on: October 6, 2020

COVID-19 Update - October 6, 2020

Creston, BC – October 6, 2020:  Creston residents, it’s easy to be filled with gratitude when we can call the Creston Valley home. This year, as you plan your Thanksgiving celebrations, consider Dr. Bonnie Henry’s ad...

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Posted on: October 2, 2020

COVID-19 Update - October 2, 2020

Creston, BC – October 2, 2020: Creston citizens, on behalf of Town of Creston Council and staff - thank you for all you are doing to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in our community. In the words of Dr. Bonnie Henry, “By support...

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

Yard & Garden Waste Accepted For Free At Creston Landfill During October

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 The Regional District of Central Kootenay will be providing free disposal of yard and garden waste during the month of October at the Creston Landfill.

Accepted yard and garden waste includes:🌿 Hedge clippings🌿 Weeds & shrubs🌿 Shrub &am...

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

COVID-19 Update - September 29, 2020

Creston, BC – September 29, 2020: Creston residents, if you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, COVID-19 tests can be booked by contacting Public Health at 250 254-2055 and leaving a message. A Public Health Nurse will return your ca...

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

COVID-19 Update - September 22, 2020

Creston, BC – September 22, 2020:  It’s difficult to believe that autumn is officially here, and with it the opportunity to continue taking care of ourselves and our loved ones as we progress into respiratory season. In additi...

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

COVID-19 Update - September 18, 2020

Creston, BC – September 18, 2020:  As another weekend approaches, Town of Creston Council and staff ask that you take the necessary precautions to keep yourselves and your loved ones safe and healthy. Keep your inner circle small, wash ...

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

September 15, 2020 - COVID-19 Update

Creston, BC – September 15, 2020:  As we all return to work and school after summer holidays, it’s important to continue practicing our COVID-19 health and safety measures. As Dr. Bonnie Henry states, “we must hold s...

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

COVID-19 Update - September 11, 2020

Creston, BC – September 11, 2020: A reminder to all that keeping our hands clean is one of the most effective ways to help everyone stay safe and healthy this fall and winter. Wash with warm soap and water for at least 20 seconds in war...

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

COVID-19 Update - September 8, 2020

Creston, BC – September 8, 2020: This year, amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the planning and preparation for the return to school has required a new level of consideration to ensure the health and safety of everyone. To all teachers, admini...

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Posted on: September 4, 2020

COVID 19 Update - September 4, 2020

Creston, BC – September 4, 2020: This long weekend, as you have throughout the spring and summer, remember to balance fun with safety. Follow the Provincial Health Officer’s Orders and Recommendations, but find time to enjoy t...

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

COVID-19 Update - September 1, 2020

Creston, BC – September 1, 2020:   “As we go back to our offices, workplaces and schools, we need to get back to the basics with our layers of protection and personal COVID-19 safety measures," Dr. Bonnie Henry s...

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Posted on: March 15, 2020

COVID - 19: Updates, Information and Resources

The Town of Creston is working closely with the Provincial government, Interior Health Authority, the Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK), and other partner agencies to monitor the COVID-19 situation and respond appropriately.

The health and safet...

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Creston News Room
Posted on: February 7, 2020

UBC - Rural Evidence Review (RER) Project

The Centre for Rural Health Research, within UBC’s Department of Family Practice is conducting an ongoing research study to understand rural and remote community priorities for health care across British Columbia. The RER has funding under Canad...

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