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Sam Lindsay Aquatic Centre closing early July 7

Posted on Friday, July 07, 2023 07:51 PM

Due to today’s extreme heat and our need to ensure a safe work environment for our staff, the Sam Lindsay Aquatic Centre will close tonight, July 7, at 5:00 p.m.  The facility will re-open tomorrow morning, July 8, at 11:00 a.m.  We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.

Road resurfacing means alternating traffic on July 8

Posted on Friday, July 07, 2023 07:08 PM

On July 8, road resurfacing work on Haisla Boulevard, between Lahakas Boulevard and Kuldo Boulevard, will mean single-lane, alternating traffic from 7:00 p.m. until 7:00 a.m.

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Enjoy Kitimat's outdoor wading pools this summer

Posted on Thursday, July 06, 2023 06:52 PM

The District of Kitimat is happy to offer our outdoor wading pools this summer.

The Chilko and Heron Street wading pools are a refreshing, supervised play area that are open from July 2 to August 18, from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on sunny days. They are not open Mondays or Tuesdays.

Children six and under must be supervised by a guardian who is at least 16 years old.

See the schedule below, but it's always good to confirm they're running by calling Tamitik Jubilee Sports Complex at 250-632-8955 or...

Kitimat grateful to acknowledge this year's Distinguished Citizens

Posted on Tuesday, July 04, 2023 02:00 PM

The District of Kitimat is privileged to honour the recipients of this year’s Distinguished Citizen Awards.

Each year as part of our July 1 celebrations, the District recognizes the positive ways citizens build and support our community.

The recipients are selected from candidates who are nominated by residents in the community.

“We are a stronger and better community thanks to the people who take pride in where they live,” says Mayor Phil Germuth. “I am happy each year to see who has earned the...

Fireworks now prohibited in Kitimat for July 1 this year

Posted on Monday, June 26, 2023 02:33 PM

Learn more about why fireworks are prohibited, even if we got a bit of rain recently:

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We’re sad to say we have made the agonizing decision to implement a restriction on fireworks in Kitimat this July 1.

The Kitimat Fire Department considered the ongoing dry conditions and the lack of rain in our forecast in making this decision in the interest of community safety.

Here’s what this means: 

  • There will be no District-hosted...