July 2021

Alaska Earthquake information

Thu, July 29, 2021


Please be advised that an 8.2 magnitude earthquake has been recorded 96km SE of Chignik, Alaska at 11:16PM – PST (7/28/2021).

Emergency Management BC is evaluating and has not issued any warning associated with this event.

The City of Prince Rupert is in contact with emergency authorities and is closely monitoring the situation.

Notice of Public Hearing - July 26, 2021

Fri, July 23, 2021

Notice is hereby given that a PUBLIC MEETING will be held on July 26, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers, Second Floor of City Hall, 424 3rd Avenue West, Prince Rupert, B.C.

The purpose of this meeting is to hear public feedback on Official Community Plan Amendment Bylaw No. Zoning Bylaw No. 3472, 2021 and Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 3473, 2021.

If you have any questions please contact Rosamaria Miller, Corporate Administration at 250- 627-0963, or email rosamaria.miller@princerupert.ca .


Notice of Closed Council Meeting - July 26, 2021

Fri, July 23, 2021

RESOLUTION TO EXCLUDE THE PUBLIC THAT Council hereby declares that the meeting held at 5:00 p.m. on July 26, 2021 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 (c) labour relations or other employee relations; and,

(e) the acquisition, disposition or expropriation of land or improvements, if the council considers that disclosure could reasonably be expected to harm the interest of the municipality.

City and Community Partners Share Joint Announcement Prince Rupert Gateway Project

Tue, July 20, 2021

JULY 20, 2021 – PRINCE RUPERT, B.C. – Today, the City of Prince Rupert and Northern Savings Credit Union announce the signing of a formal Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to jointly develop a new City Centre at McBride and 3rd Ave, known as the “Prince Rupert Gateway Project” as part of the Rupert 2030 vision.