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Economic Development Strategy Survey

Posted on Thursday, May 04, 2023 01:44 PM


 Survey will foster a vision of Kitimat’s economic future

Kitimat BC, May 4, 2023 —A new community survey is asking residents and businesses in Kitimat to share their ideas about how to boost our economy and enhance quality of life.

The District of Kitimat is creating an Economic Development Strategy, focused on creating a diverse local economy. This survey is important to understand what motivates people to move to Kitimat, and how to nurture business growth and...

May DOK Newsletter

May 2023 - District of Kitimat Newsletter

Posted on Wednesday, May 03, 2023 06:30 PM

Our May District of Kitimat newsletter is posted on social media and distributed to various locations around town, including the museum, library, Tamitik and Riverlodge Recreation Centre...or you can download your pdf version here.

April 28 National Day of Mourning

Posted on Friday, April 28, 2023 11:30 AM

Joint Statement- District of Kitimat, IAFF 1304, and Unifor 2300 On April 28th, the National Day of Mourning, we honour the memory of workers who have lost their lives or have been injured as a result of work-related incidents. It is a time where workers, families, employers and others come together to remember those who have lost their lives to work related incidents or occupational disease. lt is a time to reflect and honour the memory of those who lost their lives and to think about their...

An advertisement of the Business Builders Competition and Kitimat Business Bootcamp series

Kitimat Business Bootcamp series to support local businesses

Posted on Tuesday, April 18, 2023 04:48 PM

Addressing local business’s biggest challenges will be the theme of an upcoming Kitimat Business Bootcamp series.

This series is a joint collaboration of the District of Kitimat and Kitimat Chamber of Commerce, and is being sponsored by LNG Canada and Rio Tinto.

The sessions – the first taking place on April 24 - will address key topics affecting local businesses including:

  • Temporary Foreign Workers (April 24)
  • Succession Planning (May 3)
  • Grants and External Funding (May 10)
  • Housing Supports (May 17)

Kiddie Pool at Aquatic Centre temporarily closed until April 14

Posted on Thursday, April 13, 2023 07:41 PM

We're sorry to say that due to a fecal matter incident, the kiddie pool section of our Aquatic Centre will be closed until 4:00 p.m. on Friday, April 14.

We appreciate your patience while we get things cleaned up.

Since we're on the subject, a few points to keep the pool safe and clean for everyone:

- Children who are still toilet training or other patrons who may have challenges with bodily control must wear swim diapers or elastic swim pants under their swim clothing

- Anyone with illness such as...