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The Terrace Fire Department is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) – the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week for more than 90 years – to promote this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign: “Look. Listen. Learn. Be aware. Fire can happen anywhere”. The campaign works to educate the public about basic but essential ways to quickly and safely escape a home fire. Fire Prevention Week is October 7-13, 2018. Read more
Feature, Fire Department
October 10, 2018
We informed the public on August 17, 2018 that a deficiency in the tile works around the edge of the Main Pool had been identified during project construction. Since that time, the City’s project team has continued to work with our prime contractor, Viking Construction, to rectify the issue, and the City is exercising its rights under the contract to ensure the deficiency is corrected to the City’s satisfaction as quickly as possible and without any further cost to the City. We are pleased to report that correction of the deficiency is now underway. Read more
Leisure Services
October 4, 2018
The City of Terrace would like to take the opportunity to sincerely congratulate LNG Canada on their positive Final Investment Decision. This decision to invest in the northwest British Columbia economy, culture and future is paramount to any other economic decision in the recent history of our city. Read more
City Hall
October 2, 2018
The City of Terrace will now begin the Request for Proposal process for City-owned properties located in the Keith Estates neighborhood and in central, downtown Terrace. Read more
Feature, City Hall, Development Services
September 25, 2018
The City of Terrace will welcome our new Officer In Charge (OIC) in November 2018. Inspector Jayson Lucash will join the detachment after 22 years of service in other areas of British Columbia. Read more
RCMP
September 19, 2018
Due to the recent cool and wet weather in our area the Terrace Fire Department is now lifting the fire ban within the City of Terrace boundaries effective immediately. Read more
Fire Department
September 7, 2018
The Safe Needle Disposal Task Force would like to update the community on meetings held in August 2018. The Task Force's mandate is to provide recommendations for Council and City Administration regarding how to resolve related drug litter in the city. Together, representatives are working towards immediate solutions to prevent escalation. Read more
City Hall
September 6, 2018
On August 30, 2018 at approximately 10:22 pm Terrace and Thornhill Fire Departments responded to reports of a structure fire on Doll St. on Brauns Island. The Terrace Fire Department responded within minutes and found the garage fully involved. The Thornhill Fire Department arrived and established a water supply. The fire was extinguished using multiple apparatus, 15 Terrace Fire Department members as well as numerous Thornhill Fire Department members. The fire caused extensive damage to a large shop and equipment, however, crews were able to save the house located on the property. Read more
Fire Department
August 31, 2018
The City of Terrace Fire Department has now lifted the campfire ban for Ferry Island Campground. All other fire bans within the City of Terrace are still in effect at this time. Read more
Fire Department
August 30, 2018
There will be a Safe Needle Disposal Task Force meeting on August 30, 2018 at 1:15 p.m. in Council Chambers. Read more
City Hall
August 29, 2018
The City of Terrace Mayor and Council held their annual Riverboat Days Pancake Breakfast on August 5th in George Little Park. The breakfast was another success with nearly 300 people served. Mayor and Council would like to thank Day Break Farms, Save-On Foods, the Salvation Army and McDonalds for their sponsorship of the event, as well as United Rentals which directly donated $400.00 worth of food towards the fundraiser. Read more
City Hall
August 29, 2018
Emergency Support Services (ESS) is looking for motivated volunteers committed to serving their community and helping people impacted by the Wildfires across the North. If you live in the Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine (RDKS), City of Terrace, District of New Hazelton, District of Kitimat, Stikine Region or a First Nations Community, we need you as part of our ESS team. Please see the attached news release for more information. Read more
Emergency Services
August 27, 2018
Please see the attached news release for more information on the status of the Terrace and District Aquatic Centre renewal project. Further updates will follow as soon as more information is available. Read more
Leisure Services
August 17, 2018
If you have questions about the wildfire situation in northwest BC or Emergency Social Services (ESS) please visit the RDKS website at www.rdks.bc.ca. The website provides up-to-date information in evacuation orders, Reception Centre locations and hours of operations. Read more
Fire Department, City Hall
August 17, 2018
Additional water sprinkling restrictions are now in effect. Residents are asked to only water between 5:00am and 10:00am ONLY on your watering day. Odd numbered addresses water on odd numbers days, and even numbered addresses on even numbered days. Read more
Public Works
July 31, 2018