News & Announcements

Crescent Park & Fred Flavelle Memorial Lions Park Tree Planting

At the Regular Meeting of Council held on Monday, April 8, 2019 City Council
proposed to designate a portion of Crescent Park and the Fred Flavelle
Memorial Lions Park as a “No Mow Zone”.  This No Mow Zone was
presented at no cost to the City and with a volunteer group planting tree
seedlings near the railroad tracks along the South and Southwest sides of the parks. This zone would be returned to it’s natural state with no maintenance provided by the City. The intention is to reduce current maintenance costs, improve the overall appearance and esthetics of the park and it may also serve to create a barrier for noise from the train tracks. (more…)

2019 Budget: Sports Field, Summer Ice & Cemetery Rate Increases

Planning on booking the sports fields this summer or using the arenas? As of April 1, 2019 the following changes were made to the sports field, summer ice and cemetery fees. Please read over the rate increases below.

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Easter Garbage & Recycling Pick-up

Does your garbage and recycling pick-up day fall on Good Friday or Easter Monday? Please note that there are no changes to the pick-up schedule for this holiday. Your regularly scheduled pick-up day will remain the same.

2019 Communications Survey

We want to hear from you! Fill out our 2019 Communications Survey and let us know how best to reach you and the type of information you are looking for. Help us improve our communication strategy, and in turn, submit your contact information to be entered to win a $100 Gift Card to Google Play: music, movies, books, apps and more! Click on the photo below to begin filling out the survey.

For more information, please contact Administration at or by phone at (250)784-3632. The survey will remain open until April 26, 2019 at 4:30pm.

Regular Meeting of Council April 8, 2019

A Regular Council Meeting will be held Monday, April 8, 2019 at 9:00am and will include:

  • Chante Patterson-Elden, Erin Oliver & Chelsey St. Pierre, City of Dawson Creek in attendance re: Pitch in Week Proclamation.

  • Yinka Adewole, City of Dawson Creek, Cory Longley & Stephanie Goudie, CUPE Local 2403 in attendance re: Worksafe BC Day of Mourning Proclamation.

  • Chelsea Mottishaw, City of Dawson Creek in attendance re: Update on the Kiskatinaw Watershed Stewardship Program.

  • Letter from Jessica Kulla, Manager of Fundraising and Events, Dawson Creek and District Hospital Foundation (March 21, 2019) re: Invitation to Attend the Annual Clay Bird Benefit Shoot.

  • Report No. 19-044 from the Chief Financial Officer re: List of Investment Dealers.
  • Report No. 19-048 from the Chief Financial Officer re: 2018 Draft Financial Statement.