infrastructure

Photo: Greg Nesteroff

Trail council members tackle ice time, sidewalk woes and tennis request

Highlights from the governance meeting held Monday, July 18

 

Read the regional ‘2021 Review’ at rdkb.com. Image: rdkb.com

Report gives financial snapshot of Kootenay-Boundary

The online document is highlighted by attention-grabbing imagery of the region

 

NextRide, now available in the West Kootenay public transit system, is technology that enables customers to use web browsers and smart mobile devices to see the location of their bus along its route and its predicted arrival time at an identified stop. Photo: Nelson Star

NextRide now lives in West Kootenay transit system

Customers can track their bus arrivals in real-time and see how full the bus is at any given time

 

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East Trail boat launch re-opens, wharf remains closed

High water shut down this area, popular for dog owners, in mid-June

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Trail property taxes due Monday, July 4

10 % penalty applied on unpaid taxes & unclaimed grant amount after property tax due date of July 4

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The walls are up for the new Dairy Queen coming to the corner of Victoria Street and Cedar Avenue in downtown Trail. This section of road will be closed Wednesday and Thursday this week to allow for respective work. Photo: Trail Times

Traffic change in downtown Trail starts Wednesday

Temporary road closure, 1100 block of Cedar Ave. June 29 – June 30

The walls are up for the new Dairy Queen coming to the corner of Victoria Street and Cedar Avenue in downtown Trail. This section of road will be closed Wednesday and Thursday this week to allow for respective work. Photo: Trail Times
July 1 in Trail culminates with fireworks at dusk. Michael Dashiell/Olympic Peninsula News Group file photo

Celebrate Canada Day at Gyro Park in Trail

The East Trail venue has a water park, large children’s playground and nearby parking.

July 1 in Trail culminates with fireworks at dusk. Michael Dashiell/Olympic Peninsula News Group file photo
In this second survey, which closes July 8, the city is asking for opinions on the prioritization of proposed walking and cycling projects. Photo: Unsplash

Have your say on walking and cycling paths in Trail

The survey is available until July 8 on the city’s website: trail.ca/ATP.

In this second survey, which closes July 8, the city is asking for opinions on the prioritization of proposed walking and cycling projects. Photo: Unsplash
The Trail Sk8Park is in East Trail by the Gyro Park boat launch. Photo: City of Trail

Free drop-in sessions coming to Trail Sk8 Park

Waiver forms must be filled out and signed before each drop-in session.

The Trail Sk8Park is in East Trail by the Gyro Park boat launch. Photo: City of Trail
Trail water restrictions are applicable until Sept. 30. Photo: Unsplash

City of Trail water restrictions in effect

Lawn watering permitted odd numbered days for odd numbered premises

Trail water restrictions are applicable until Sept. 30. Photo: Unsplash
Trail will go with the 80L free green bin for curbside organics pickup when the service begins in 2023.

Trail council awards contracts, decides on green bins

Trail council chooses free critter resistant bins over costly bear-proof bins for curbside organics

Trail will go with the 80L free green bin for curbside organics pickup when the service begins in 2023.
Fees to use facilities like the Trail aquatic centre will jump three per cent this year. Photo: Jim Bailey

Trail council increases recreation fees to counter inflation

City looks for a short term solution to weather the inflationary storm

Fees to use facilities like the Trail aquatic centre will jump three per cent this year. Photo: Jim Bailey
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Trail’s key city administrator makes debut

CAO Colin McClure attended his first governance meeting with Trail council on Monday

Photo: File
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Block of Cedar Avenue in downtown Trail will be closed this week

The section will temporarily close Wednesday and reopen Saturday morning

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Rogers Communications says Nanaimo is the first city in Canada to receive the company’s high-speed, high-capacity 3500 MHz 5G service. (Darren Calabrese/Canadian Press)

B.C. city Canada’s first to connect to Rogers’ new high-capacity network

Company says 3500 MHz 5G debuting in Nanaimo will benefit wide range of clients

Rogers Communications says Nanaimo is the first city in Canada to receive the company’s high-speed, high-capacity 3500 MHz 5G service. (Darren Calabrese/Canadian Press)
In order to accommodate the connection, road access via Dockerill Street, Milligan Avenue and Glover Road will be open with one-lane access for the day. Photo: Trail Times

UPDATE: West Trail infrastructure job rescheduled for Thursday

Drivers are asked to follow all Marwest Industries’ personnel and traffic safety signs.

In order to accommodate the connection, road access via Dockerill Street, Milligan Avenue and Glover Road will be open with one-lane access for the day. Photo: Trail Times
The Gyro Park boat launch is closed due to high river levels. Barricades and signs are in place to keep the public away. Photo: Jim Bailey

Rain, freshet quenches land across the West Kootenay

After a three-day pelting of rain across the City of Trail, sun…

The Gyro Park boat launch is closed due to high river levels. Barricades and signs are in place to keep the public away. Photo: Jim Bailey
The city is keeping an eye on Trail Creek at the intake in the Gulch, and the Gorge Creek intake in West Trail. Photo: Times file

Update: Trail on flood watch, heavy rainfall called for Tuesday

There is localized flooding in the 300 block of Ritchie Avenue in Tadanac.

The city is keeping an eye on Trail Creek at the intake in the Gulch, and the Gorge Creek intake in West Trail. Photo: Times file
The City of Trail reminds all residents to store their garbage in a secure location until their scheduled collection day. Photo: Submitted

Last bear-proof garbage bin in Trail has been removed

The Glenmerry bin will be permanently removed on Monday, June 13.

The City of Trail reminds all residents to store their garbage in a secure location until their scheduled collection day. Photo: Submitted
Kaslo’s new bridge has been completed. It replaces a bridge that had been in operation since 1966. Photo: Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure

New Kaslo bridge provides safety for walkers and cyclists

The old bridge was nearing the end of its lifespan

Kaslo’s new bridge has been completed. It replaces a bridge that had been in operation since 1966. Photo: Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure