Open for Business Award - 2018 Winner
The District of Chetwynd is proud to have received the 2018 Open for Business Award!

Mayor’s Report

The Mayor’s weekly reports.

Mayor’s Column – September 21, 2018

September 21, 2018   From the resort city of Whistler, site of the 2018 Union of British Columbia Municipalities annual convention: I wish I was home. Indeed! Whistler is a beautiful and confusing community designed to grab the visitor’s attention and keep her or him lost as in a maze as he or she moves…

Mayor’s Column – September 14, 2018

September 14, 2018   Chetwynd and Tumbler Ridge have just completed hosting the 2018 Coal and Energy Forum and I want thank those who brought it together and ensured a successful conference. It is no small task to assemble such a diverse group of representatives from industry, First Nations, Local Government, and Provincial Government and,…

Mayor’s Column – August 29, 2018

August 29, 2018   It promotes in me the wonder and even gives me an urge to wander – happily, of course, always with the intent and hope to return. We plant flowers; we sweep our sidewalks; we pick up garbage; we paint lines on streets. In fact, we as a community of northern dwellers,…

Mayor’s Column – August 22, 2018

August 22, 2018   All day they’ve faced the barren waste without a taste of water, cool, clear water. In this wide and wonderful world 2.1 billion people lack safe drinking water. More than twice that number do not have access to safe sanitation. The leading killer world-wide is unsafe drinking water – not guns…