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August 2021 District of Kitimat Newsletter, page 2

August 2021 District of Kitimat Newsletter

Posted on Thursday, August 12, 2021 12:00 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.

August 2021 District of Kitimat Newsletter, page 1

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Unifor 2301 Strike and Reduced Rio Tinto B.C. Works Operations

Unifor 2301 Strike and Reduced Rio Tinto B.C. Works Operations

Posted on Thursday, August 05, 2021 05:15 PM

August 5, 2021 - On behalf of the communities of the Haisla Nation, the District of Kitimat and City of Terrace, we recognize the challenges associated with the UNIFOR 2301 strike and reduced Rio Tinto B.C. Works operations and urge both parties to meet and work together to come to an amicable agreement that benefits all parties and the larger community.

Rio Tinto B.C. Works is a significant local employer and contributor to the local, regional, and provincial economy. UNIFOR 2301 represents members...

Unifor 2301 Strike and Reduced Rio Tinto Operations

Unifor 2301 Strike and Reduced Rio Tinto Operations - Public Notice

Posted on Thursday, August 05, 2021 11:15 AM

August 5, 2021 – The District of Kitimat recognizes the challenges associated with the Unifor Local 2301 strike and reduced Rio Tinto B.C. Works operations.

We encourage both parties to work together to come to a mutually beneficial agreement. We wish both groups perseverance as they seek an agreement that supports the stability and prosperity of our community.  

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Tsunami Alert Not Issued for Kitimat

Tsunami Alert Not Issued for Kitimat

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...

Campfire Fire Ban Lifted in Kitimat

Campfire Fire Ban Lifted in Kitimat

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:

http://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/safety/wildfire-status/fire-bans-and-restrictions

Everyone is encouraged to remain cautious with outdoor burning and to visit www.kitimat.ca for more information.

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