News & Announcements

Event Road Closures November 22nd

The Christmas Tree Light Up is this evening. Road closures for the event will be in effect from 5 pm-8 pm. Make sure to bring the family down to enjoy all the festivities coordinated by the Rotary Clubs of Dawson Creek!

Regular Meeting of Council – Committee of the Whole – November 25th

A Regular Meeting of Council with Committee of the Whole will be held on Monday, November 25th at 9:00 am in Council Chambers at City Hall and will include:

  • Ken Reitsma, Dawson Creek Fire Fighter in attendance re: Fire Services Exemplary Service Medal Presentation.

  • Rob Ringma, Aaron Thompson & Lindsay Taylor, BC Transit in attendance re: Update on Additional BC Transit Options. 

  • Report No. 19-174 from the General Manager of Development Services re: Community Group Transit Meeting.

  • Letter from Dr. Raina Fumerton, Acting Chief Medical Health Officer and Dr. Jong Kim, Medical Health Officer, Northern Health (November 18, 2019) re: Rotary Lake – Dawson Creek.

The full agenda package can be viewed at the links below:

Regular Meeting of Council with Committee of the Whole – November 25, 2019 – PDF

Regular Meeting of Council with Committee of the Whole- November 25, 2019 – HTML


Rotary Lake Update

On November 4th, City Council received a letter from Northern Health regarding the Closure Order on Rotary Lake.  At that meeting, Council asked staff to request permission from Northern Health that would allow the City to begin the necessary repairs to Rotary Lake.  The City’s letter to Northern Health has been authorized for release to the public and can be read by clicking the link below.

City of Dawson Creek Request Letter to Northern Health November 4 2019

Louis Riel Day (BC): November 16th

LOUIS RIEL DAY (BC) – November 16th
Louis Riel is a recognized advocate of justice for the Metis people and is noted as the founder of the province of Manitoba. Because of his efforts, he has helped lay the framework for minority rights and cultural co-operation in Canada.


Special Meeting of Council (Closed to Public) – November 15th

Tomorrow November 15th there will be a Special Meeting of Council. Please be advised that this is a closed meeting.  Click on the image notice to read specific details.