James White Park: Partial Greenspace and Trail Closure

Update April 1, 2022:
The sewer line blockage was successful cleared and repaired. The City is completing testing in the area prior to re-opening the closed portion of the park and connecting trails. For your safety, please continue to respect any signage and barricades.
March 25, 2022:
The City of Fernie is working to address a blocked sanitary sewer line below Cokato Road near Castle Mountain road.
The Southern portion of James White Park has been closed to the public for the protection of health and safety as the blockage has caused the discharge of untreated waste.
Please avoid the area and respect all trail closures and signage as crews work to remove the blockage and respond to the related issues.