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Water Quality Advisory Lifted

Water Quality Advisory Lifted

Posted on Monday, July 12, 2021 01:30 PM


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.


Community Engagement - Kitimat Active Transportation Plan

Community Engagement - Kitimat Active Transportation Plan

Posted on Friday, July 02, 2021 05:15 PM

July 2, 2021 - The District of Kitimat is expanding the 2020 Cycle Network Plan to now include all active transportation modes.

The Active Transportation Plan will look at:

1. Pedestrian facilities - Including sidewalks, walkways, and crosswalks

2. Recreational trails - Including the rough and groomed trails through the rural and forested areas within Kitimat

3. Local transit service - Including the bus system and handyDART service


As with last year’s Cycle Network Plan, the District...

Campfire and Open Burning Ban


Posted on Tuesday, June 29, 2021 04:30 PM


Effective at noon (Pacific time) on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, campfires, Category 2 and Category 3 open fires will be prohibited in Kitimat and throughout the province of British Columbia.

This prohibition will remain in effect until noon on Oct. 15, 2021, or until the order is rescinded.

The provincial weather forecast calls for record-breaking high temperatures throughout B.C. this week and follows a spring of lower-than-average precipitation in the southern half of the...

Public Notice:  Canada Day

Public Notice: Scaled Back Canada Day Celebrations

Posted on Monday, June 28, 2021 03:15 PM

District of Kitimat
Scaled Back Canada Day Celebrations

June 28, 2021 – The District of Kitimat will scale back Canada Day celebrations this year. Events have been scaled back out of respect for all those whose lives have been taken, or have been forever impacted by tragedies that are a part of our nation’s story.
Recent discoveries of hundreds of unmarked children’s graves at former residential school sites have brought to light some of Canada’s worst atrocities and crimes. This is something that we...

June 2021 DOK Newsletter, pg 2 of 2

June 2021 District of Kitimat Newsletter

Posted on Friday, June 18, 2021 10:00 AM

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.