For Immediate Release
Sept. 17, 2018
PARKSVILLE – Effective at noon on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, all open burning will once again be allowed throughout the Coastal Fire Centre’s jurisdiction. This is due to recent rainfall and cooler temperatures, which have reduced wildfire risks in the region.
All open fires will be permitted, along with the use of tiki torches, burn barrels, fireworks, sky lanterns and binary exploding targets. People undertaking any open burning should use caution and be aware of local conditions that might impact their ability to burn safely and control their open fires.
For Immediate Release
Sept. 11, 2018
PARKSVILLE – Effective at noon on Sept. 11, 2018, campfires will once again be allowed throughout the Coastal Fire Centre’s jurisdiction.
The use of tiki torches, chimineas, and stoves and portable campfire apparatuses that are not CSA-approved or ULC-approved will also be permitted. However, local governments may still have their own burning restrictions in place, so people should always check with local authorities before lighting any fire of any size.
Work on the Sugarloaf Bridge Replacement Project begins on MONDAY, JUNE 5th!
This means the Bridge will be CLOSED to vehicle, bike, and foot traffic.
See here for more details: Sugarloaf Bridge Update_May30
During the bridge closure, please be sure to stay informed.
Look for BRIDGE UPDATES on orangey coloured paper at the:
Want to win a $50 cash prize? The Village is looking for volunteers to participate in a travel survey to help us better understand how residents use local road infrastructure, as well as how much travel must happen outside the Village to meet everyday needs. Volunteers will be asked to keep a log of all the trips they make in one day, and to complete a short questionnaire.
Participants will be entered in a draw for one $50 prize!
This opportunity is open to all area residents!
Contact the Village Office by Friday, June 2nd to sign up: firstname.lastname@example.org or 250-761-4229
The Village of Zeballos will elect one person to Council on October 22, 2016. Two residents are on the ballot: Barb Lewis and Murray Ritchie.
Cast your ballot at the Village Office! Polls are open:
Make your mark… VOTE!