Posted on Thursday, July 29, 2021 10:45 AM
July 29, 2021 – The District of Kitimat was advised of an 8.2 magnitude earthquake recorded 96 kilometers southeast of Chignik, Alaska that occurred at 11:16 p.m. last night. There is no tsunami threat to B.C.
The District actively monitored the situation and remained in contact with Emergency Management B.C. The District was advised that there was no threat to the community.
In the event of a tsunami warning or any other emergency, the District of Kitimat communicates up-to-date local emergency information...
Posted on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 03:00 PM
July 27, 2021 – Effective at 12:00 p.m., Category 1 (campfires and backyard fire pits) are now permitted within District of Kitimat boundaries.
Category 2 and 3 fires are still prohibited. To learn more about provincial fire classification and fire restrictions, please visit:
Everyone is encouraged to remain cautious with outdoor burning and to visit www.kitimat.ca for more information.Attachments
Posted on Monday, July 26, 2021 02:00 PM
Our monthly District of Kitimat newsletters are posted on social media and distributed to various locations around town, including the museum, Snowflake Senior Centre, Tamitik Jubilee Sports Complex and Riverlodge Recreation Centre.Attachments
Posted on Thursday, July 15, 2021 01:30 PM
POSSIBLE TRAFFIC DELAYS
July 15, 2021 – On Friday July 16th, between 9:00 am and noon, Haisla Bridge traffic will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic due to maintenance.
Thank you for your patience.Attachments
Posted on Monday, July 12, 2021 01:30 PM
WATER QUALITY ADVISORY LIFTED
KITIMAT, BC – Effective July 12, 2021 at 1:00 p.m., the District of Kitimat in consultation with Northern Health, jointly lifted the Water Quality Advisory for all users of the District water system issued June 26, 2021.
The advisory was issued due to elevated turbidity levels, which have returned to normal.Attachments