Posted on Monday, April 03, 2023 04:00 PM
All District of Kitimat offices and facilities will be closed on April 7 and on April 10 to mark the Good Friday and Easter Monday statutory holidays. Riverlodge and Tamitik Sports Complex, which includes the Aquatic Centre, will be open for regular hours on April 8 and 9. Need to book ice time on the days we’re closed? No problem, call Greg at 250-632-8967.
Posted on Monday, March 27, 2023 04:18 PM
Leisure Pool Temporarily Closed
Due to a mechanical issue, the leisure pool and waterslide section of the Aquatic Centre is closed until further notice.
Please continue to enjoy the rest of the facility while we resolve the issue. Thank you for your patience.
Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2023 02:33 PM
FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTIONKitimat celebrates 70 years of incorporation
Kitimat BC, March 22, 2023 — The District of Kitimat is wearing its party hat as it celebrates 70 years since incorporation.
Incorporated on March 31, 1953, the District was established to provide housing and services for the employees of the then-Alcan aluminum smelter. Today, Kitimat continues to grow as a place where families can live and have access to an incredible quality of life.
As the District reflects on its 70 years...
Posted on Friday, March 17, 2023 05:40 PM
At noon on March 16, the District of Kitimat was alerted to reports of an oil sheen on the surface of the Kitimat River.
The District immediately set out to investigate this report, ensure that municipal facilities were operating normally and to confirm that there was no danger to the quality of the community's drinking water, which there was not.
The source of the contamination on the river was eventually determined to be the outflow of a storm drain in the Service Centre.
The District is...