Director’s Corner

Director’s Corner: Concern about emergency food supply for those who need it

2020-03-26T11:57:15+00:00 March 26th, 2020|Director's Corner, Food, News|

I’ve been checking with local organizations who provide emergency food supply to see how they are managing with supply and keeping their opening schedule.  Things are not going well for them at this time: -          The usual flow of food from supermarkets to food banks has been affected by increased purchasing by the broader community

RDKB Closes Recreation Facilities, Limits Office Access

2020-03-17T18:53:13+00:00 March 17th, 2020|Director's Corner, Emergency Preparedness, News, Public Service|

RDKB closes recreation facilities, limits office access in response to COVID-19 Today the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary announced that the Grand Forks and District Aquatic Centre and Arena, the Beaver Valley Arena and the Greater Trail Community Centre in Trail that also houses Selkirk College, Charles Bailey Theatre, the Trail Gymnastics Club and VISAC

RDKB News Release: Energy Specialist Targets Carbon Emissions

2019-09-04T10:23:06+00:00 September 4th, 2019|Director's Corner, News|

The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary has hired a new Senior Energy Specialist. Freya Phillips, a mechanical engineer by training, has been working for over 25 years on projects in the industry sector, many of those related to carbon reduction and energy efficiency.  She has specialized in engaging business, government and communities toward a common