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Jasmine Smith is ready to start cracking the case to the summer reading program at the Trail and District Public Library. Photo: Sheri Regnier

‘Crack the Case’ at the Trail library this summer

Summer Reading Club runs July 5 to August 20.

Jasmine Smith is ready to start cracking the case to the summer reading program at the Trail and District Public Library. Photo: Sheri Regnier
The flotation line at Gyro Park beach in East Trail, shown here during low water, is for emergency purposes only and does not delineate a safe swimming area. Photo: Trail Times file

City of Trail cautions beach users

Gyro Park beach questions should be directed to the roads superintendent at 250.364.0817.

The flotation line at Gyro Park beach in East Trail, shown here during low water, is for emergency purposes only and does not delineate a safe swimming area. Photo: Trail Times file
TELUS is proposing to construct a 5G tower at Pople Park. Photo: Sheri Regnier

First 5G tower in Trail proposed for placement in popular park

TELUS has a consultation process open until June 28

TELUS is proposing to construct a 5G tower at Pople Park. Photo: Sheri Regnier
No matter your age, the city’s two skate park hosts Jaryd Justice-Moote (left) and Brenden Wright can help you roll into a new pastime this “Summer at the Skatepark.” Photo: City of Trail

Free coaching at the Trail Sk8Park begins next month

The city is rolling into a summer of inclusive recreation by, for…

No matter your age, the city’s two skate park hosts Jaryd Justice-Moote (left) and Brenden Wright can help you roll into a new pastime this “Summer at the Skatepark.” Photo: City of Trail
Map: City of Trail

65 new child care spaces targeted for Trail

Trail accesses grants to fund new Unicorn Childcare Centre in Tadanac

Map: City of Trail
Trail water conservation measures are applicable until Sept. 30. Photo: Mani Sankar/Unsplash

City of Trail water restrictions now in effect

Hand watering of greenery permitted day and evening, providing a flow control device is used

Trail water conservation measures are applicable until Sept. 30. Photo: Mani Sankar/Unsplash
Police and firefighters were called to a camp near the Old Trail Bridge on Tuesday afternoon when a woman allegedly lit this fire. Photo: Stephen Miller

Arson suspected in fire near the Old Trail Bridge

Crews were called to a fire on Casino Road Tuesday afternoon

Police and firefighters were called to a camp near the Old Trail Bridge on Tuesday afternoon when a woman allegedly lit this fire. Photo: Stephen Miller
This sinkhole formed around the 4” gas main on Green Avenue after the water main broke, Nov. 2020. Photo: City of Trail

West Trail roadway repair soon goes to tender

The city is expecting the job to be largely completed by September

This sinkhole formed around the 4” gas main on Green Avenue after the water main broke, Nov. 2020. Photo: City of Trail
Trail Memorial Centre staff has been productive over the past year, restoring the 70+ year old facility to its original glory. Photo: Jim Bailey

Trail Memorial Centre undergoes historic restoration

When safe to return, residents will see illuminating changes to the Trail Memorial Centre

Trail Memorial Centre staff has been productive over the past year, restoring the 70+ year old facility to its original glory. Photo: Jim Bailey
The City of Trail flusher truck started cleaning the alleys last week. Photo: Jim Bailey

City of Trail begins initiative to clean downtown core

Trail is sending advocacy letters to various federal and provincial government ministries

The City of Trail flusher truck started cleaning the alleys last week. Photo: Jim Bailey
Photo: Jim Bailey

Let there be light!

If you have a recent photo to share email it large or actua-size to editor@trailtimes.ca

Photo: Jim Bailey
On April 6, Pacific Coastal Airlines marked 15 years of providing air service at the Trail Regional Airport. Photo: Twitter @PacificCoastal

Carrier celebrates 15 years at Trail airport

Pacific Coastal Airlines has adopted additional safety measures during the pandemic.

On April 6, Pacific Coastal Airlines marked 15 years of providing air service at the Trail Regional Airport. Photo: Twitter @PacificCoastal
The 1100-block of Pine Avenue in downtown Trail is closed to traffic this week as crews from Seko Construction install water and sewer service connections for the new gas station slated to open this summer. Photo: Sheri Regnier

Traffic change in downtown Trail this week

The 1100-block of Pine Avenue is closed to vehicles

The 1100-block of Pine Avenue in downtown Trail is closed to traffic this week as crews from Seko Construction install water and sewer service connections for the new gas station slated to open this summer. Photo: Sheri Regnier
Trail earns Canadian Award for Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association. Photo: Jim Bailey

City of Trail pockets fourth financial reporting award

A comprehensive audit of the City’s finances and an opportunity to tell Trail’s annual story

Trail earns Canadian Award for Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association. Photo: Jim Bailey
Photo: Sheri Regnier

Scooting at the Silver City Sk8Park

The Trail skate park is located near Gyro Park

Photo: Sheri Regnier
The library moved out of the Trail Memorial Centre in 2018. Since then the space has remained vacant. Photo: Trail Times

Trail seeks funds to revamp old library space

The Trail and District Public Library moved to the Riverfront Centre in 2018

The library moved out of the Trail Memorial Centre in 2018. Since then the space has remained vacant. Photo: Trail Times
The Victoria Street Bridge has been swathed in lights since 2016. Photo: Trail Times

What do the glowing colours on the Trail bridge represent?

The LEDs can be programmed to acknowledge city, provincial and federal initiatives

The Victoria Street Bridge has been swathed in lights since 2016. Photo: Trail Times
Violin Lake last fall. Photo: City of Trail

City of Trail applies for grant to decomission dams

Adaptation, Resilience and Disaster Mitigation grant to restore Cambridge Creek and Violin Lk system

Violin Lake last fall. Photo: City of Trail
Aerial pictures from the 1900 block of Second Avenue, Butler Park and Gyro Park that Dave Tomlen took via drone following a windstorm in Trail on Jan. 13. Photos: Dave Tomlen

Aftermath of Trail windstorm

Aerial photos courtesy of Dave Tomlen

Aerial pictures from the 1900 block of Second Avenue, Butler Park and Gyro Park that Dave Tomlen took via drone following a windstorm in Trail on Jan. 13. Photos: Dave Tomlen
Rossland’s public works manager Darrin Albo retires after 33 years with the city. Photo: Jim Bailey

Rossland’s long time public works manager retires

Operations manager Darrin Albo calls it a career after 33 years working for the Golden City

Rossland’s public works manager Darrin Albo retires after 33 years with the city. Photo: Jim Bailey