RDKB Notice: Stage 3 Outdoor Water Conservation Measures Still in Force

Stage 3 Outdoor Water Conservation measures are still in force for Beaver Valley Water Service View this release on the RDKB’s ‘Latest News’ page Residents served by the Beaver Valley Water Service are still under Stage 3 Outdoor Water Conservation measures. The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary (RDKB) and Village of Fruitvale enacted these measures […]

The Big Green Bin Drop will hit West Kootenay streets in August

Big Green Bin Drop, RDKB employee next to the new green bin

View release at the RDKB’s ‘Latest News” page –> View the video (RDKB’s Facebook) –> The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary (RDKB) has announced the upcoming delivery of green bins for its Green Bin Program, a transformative residential curbside collection program for organics and kitchen scraps, which will officially launch on October 2, 2023. Residents […]

Campire prohibition effective immediately until further notice

Campfires Prohibition in the Southeast Fire Centre (which includes the Village of Fruitvale) Campfire prohibition coming to Southeast July 10, 2023 Castlegar – Effective at 3 p.m. PDT on Monday, July 10, 2023, Category 1 campfires will be prohibited throughout the Southeast Fire Centre to help prevent human-caused wildfires and protect public safety. This campfire […]

RDKB Water Smart Ambassador

RDKB Water Smart Ambassador, smiling, holding up WaterSmart sign

RDKB appoints a WaterSmart Ambassador to help locals reduce their water use. Residents living in the Beaver Valley will be able to significantly reduce their water consumption and conserve H20 more effectively this summer with help from the RDKB’s latest seasonal recruit, Abbe Teasdale.  Abbe, who has just finished the second year of her Civil […]


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Provincial fire ban issued May 17, 2023 Visit the BC ‘fire bans and restrictions’ page –>