News Release

Click here for the City of Rossland: Spring 2020 Newsletter

Information you can find in this newsletter:

  • Community Wildfire Hazard Prepardness day is May 2nd.  Just in time for the start of the City's Spring Clean-Up Program beginning on May 4th.
  • Current City Operations and COVID-19 updates and resources
  • Bill payment options
  • Provincial Fire Bans
  • Bylaw Reminders
The City of Rossland would like to thank all Rossland citizens for their adherance to Provincial Health Orders and guidelines.  City Staff appreciate your patience and are happy to assist you if you have any questions: email or call (250) 362-7396.

For a press release regarding a Development Services COVID-19 Update, click here.

Expiry Date: 
Fri, 2020/05/29


Click here for more information on the application

The City of Rossland is requesting proposals from qualified and experienced Contractors to provide Residential Curbside Waste Collection and Disposal Services for Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) from single family dwellings, duplexes and multi-family buildings (up to four units) within the boundaries of the City. 

To review the RFP in full, click here.

Expiry Date: 
Sat, 2020/05/16

Open Burning Restrictions Issued for all High Smoke Sensitivity Zones in BC

The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy, in collaboration with provincial public health partners, has issued open burning restrictions for all High Smoke Sensitivity Zones across the province until Monday, June 15, 2020. These restrictions are directly in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the effect pollutants have on viral respiratory infections.

The restrictions include Category 2 and 3 open fires. The ban also includes the use of fireworks, sky lanterns and the use of burn barrels or cases of any size or description.

For additional information, please click here.

For the Press Release regarding the postponement of registration for Spring and Summer 2020 recreation programming, click here.

Expiry Date: 
Fri, 2020/05/15

For the Press Release regarding Temporary COR COVID-19 Operations - 2020 Seasonal and Summer Student Positions (Mar 26, 2020), click here.

For Tourism Rossland's COVID-19 Information, including the status of Rossland/South Kootenay activities, restaurants & events, click here.

Expiry Date: 
Fri, 2020/05/15

Hello friends,

We are getting some terrific responses to this Thoughtexchange. Let's hear yours. You can add thoughts or just go in and star the ones you like that others have contributed. It will stay open for another few days, then I will share the results. Please share with any Rosslander that you know. thanks.

These are challenging times. Given that we are all doing our best to practice social distancing, staying home and out of the public space as much as possible, I thought you might appreciate having an opportunity to share your thoughts about the most important things we need to consider as a community as we navigate the upcoming weeks and months of the Covid-19 pandemic. Please take a few minutes to share your thoughts, look at what other people are saying and star the thoughts that resonate with you.

Expiry Date: 
Fri, 2020/05/15