November 2019

Think You're Prince Rupert's Biggest Hockey Fan? Prove it!

Thu, November 14, 2019

The City of Prince Rupert and Rogers Hometown Hockey are challenging residents to show us why you should be chosen  to be Prince Rupert’s most dedicated fan of Canada’s favourite sport.

The winner will receive an exclusive behind the scenes tour of Rogers  Hometown Hockey on Saturday December 7th and an awesome swag bag. The winner will be announced/contacted by Friday, December 6th. 

Notice of Public Hearing, November 25, 2019

Tue, November 12, 2019

Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing with respect to Zoning Amendment Bylaw 3448, 2019 will be held on Monday, November 25, 2019, commencing at 7:00 p.m. in Council Chambers, Second Floor of City Hall, 424 3rd Avenue West, Prince Rupert, B.C. 

Purpose: To amend the City of Prince Rupert Zoning Bylaw from R2 – Two Family 
Residential Zone to RM2 – Multi Family Residential Zone on the lands described 

Affected Lands: Lot 148 District Lot 1992 Range 5 Coast District Plan 8388 
Civic Address: 604 Pillsbury Avenue

Businesses Invited to #paintthetownred for Hometown Hockey

Tue, November 12, 2019

Prince Rupert is on this year's list of communities selected to host Rogers Hometown Hockey - the ultimate cross-country celebration of our unofficial national sport. Want your business to be involved? Help us #paintthetownred in the weeks leading up to the event! Rogers Hometown Hockey will be doing a prize draw for participating businesses to win a back-stage tour for you and your staff of Hometown Hockey 'behind the scenes'.

City Issues Clarifying Statement on Water Reporting, Flushing Reminder

Tue, November 5, 2019

PRINCE RUPERT, BC - The City would like to proactively address the media attention that Prince Rupert has received regarding lead leaching into water from home plumbing. The City of Prince Rupert and Northern Health are aware of the issue of lead and copper leaching from home plumbing, which is why we sent out a joint flushing notice to residents last year and have recently done further outreach following our own testing program that collected data from 65 households.

Notice of Closed Council Meeting - November 4, 2019

Fri, November 1, 2019

RESOLUTION TO EXCLUDE THE PUBLIC THAT Council hereby declares that the meeting held at 5:00 p.m. on November 4, 2019 is to be closed to the public and that the basis of this closure is that the item(s) on the agenda of this meeting comply with the following closed meeting criteria specified in Section 90 of the Community Charter:

90.1 (f) law enforcement, if the council considers that disclosure could reasonably be expected to harm the conduct of an investigation under or enforcement of an enactment; and