Annex Park Playground
May 31, 2023The Annex neighbourhood will soon have a new playground, with construction starting on the Annex Park Playground June 5, 2023. The nature-based all ages play area is planned to be open mid-July.
Fernie Aquatic Centre Closure
May 26, 2023The Fernie Aquatic Centre will be closed from Monday, May 29th to Thursday, June 1st for further repairs to the slide tower.
The City of Fernie is pleased to partner with GoByBikeBC to coordinate a variety of free events for GoByBike Week.
Annual Spring Cleanup
May 26, 2023The City of Fernie is once again offering residential households within the City of Fernie FREE pick up of lawn and garden waste.
City Considering Sale of Max Turyk Community Centre
May 25, 2023The City of Fernie is considering the sale of Max Turyk Community Centre to Conseil Scolaire Francophone de la Colombie-Britannique (CSF) to provide a permanent home for École Sophie-Morigeau, the current anchor tenant of the facility.
Backyard Fire Pit Permits - Renewal Reminder
May 17, 2023Effective 1pm Mountain Time tomorrow, Thursday May 18, Category 2 and 3 open burning will be prohibited in the Southeast Fire Centre, which includes the Elk Valley. At this time, campfires (Category 1) that are 0.5m high x 0.5m wide or smaller are still allowed. However, residents are reminded that a permit is required to have a backyard campfire in the City of Fernie, and that your Backyard Fire Pit Permit must be renewed annually.
Local Government Awareness Week
May 15, 2023Join us to celebrate Local Government Awareness Week!
Dirt Jumps & Skills Park Temporary Closure
May 12, 2023The dirt jumps and skills park on the Aquatic Centre grounds are getting a facelift and will closed starting next week while construction is underway.
Skatepark Redevelopment Gets Underway
May 12, 2023The City’s contractor is breaking ground next week on the skatepark redevelopment project, and the existing skatepark will be closed to the public starting Monday, May 15.
Emergency Preparedness Week
May 12, 2023It's Emergency Preparedness Week in Canada from May 7-13, 2023.