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Posted on: November 27, 2020

Town of Creston 2021 Budget Discussions

Town Council invites the public to participate virtually via Webex in the Town of Creston 2021 Budget Discussions. The Special Committee of the Whole meetings are being held on Monday, November 30 and Tuesday, December 1, 2020, beginning at 9 a.m...

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Posted on: November 27, 2020

November 26, 2020 COVID-19 Update from Dr. Nerine Kleinhans

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Hello Creston,
Christmas is just around the corner. There is nothing "festive" about social distancing and frequent hand washing. Masked faces are not what you might call "cheerful." The cold, hard truth is that a COVID Christmas is ine...
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Creston News Room
Posted on: November 25, 2020

REMINDER: All Events and Social Gatherings Suspended by Provincial Order

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It has come to our attention that there is a flyer that has been distributed to local businesses advising of an "information meeting for local Creston businesses" that is scheduled for tomorrow, November 26 at 7:30 p.m. THIS IS NOT A TOWN OF CRE...
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Creston News Room
Posted on: November 24, 2020

COVID-19 Update - November 24, 2020

Creston, BC November 24, 2020: Creston, thank you for your quick response to the Provincial Health Officer’s Province wide order suspending all events and social gatherings to reduce COVID-19 transmission related to social interactions ...

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Creston News Room
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Regular Council Meeting and Special Committee of the Whole - November 24, 2020

The Town of Creston invites you to attend the Regular Council Meeting and Special Committee of the Whole Meeting of November 24, 2020 virtually, beginning at 4:00 p.m.

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Creston News Room
Posted on: November 19, 2020

New Provincial Health Officer Orders - COVID-19 Update - November 19, 2020

Creston, BC November 19, 2020: Today, the Provincial Health Officer put additional orders in place to help everyone in BC significantly reduce their social interactions and to stop COVID-19 from spreading in our province. 

The following o...

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Posted on: November 17, 2020

COVID-19 Update - November 17, 2020

Creston, BC November 17, 2020: Creston, with rising COVID-19 cases throughout the province, the Provincial Health Officer is calling on BC residents to pause travel for recreational and non-essential purposes in all regions.    ...

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Creston News Room
Posted on: November 13, 2020

COVID-19 Update - November 13, 2020

Creston, BC November 13, 2020:  As we move into the weekend, it is important to  pause and remember our COVID-19 layers of protection - washing our hands and physical distancing to wearing a non-medical or cloth face mask in all indoor p...

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Creston News Room
Posted on: November 10, 2020

COVID-19 Update - November 10, 2020

Creston, BC November 10, 2020:  Creston, it is essential that we follow the Provincial Health Officer’s Orders to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in our community. Over the past eight months we have worked together to keep each other safe...

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Creston News Room
Posted on: November 6, 2020

COVID-19 Update - November 6, 2020

Creston, BC November 6, 2020: Today, the Provincial Health Officer asked businesses to review their COVID-19 safety plans to ensure every step is being taken to reduce the spread of the virus.  Dr. Bonnie Henry reminded employee...

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Creston News Room
Posted on: November 3, 2020

COVID-19 Update - November 3, 2020

Creston, BC November 3, 2020:  Thank you Creston for celebrating Halloween safely and responsibly.  We are fortunate to have many dedicated community members, business owners and organizations who ensure that COVID-19 safety precautions ...

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Posted on: October 30, 2020

COVID-19 Update - October 30, 2020

Creston, BC October 30, 2020 – Creston, whether you are spending your Halloween tucked away inside or you are out trick-or-treating, Town of Creston Council and staff wish you a healthy, safe and fun evening. Remember, if you do not wis...

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Creston News Room
Posted on: October 27, 2020

COVID-19 Update - October 27, 2020

October 27, 2020 – Yesterday, Dr. Bonnie Henry issued an order limiting gatherings in private homes. The Provincial Health Officer stated, “A new provincial health officer order will be put in place today limiting gatherings in private...

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Creston News Room
Posted on: October 23, 2020

COVID-19 and Halloween

 Creston, BC – October 23, 2020: In accordance with federal and provincial COVID-19 pandemic health and safety guidance, Creston Fire Rescue has made the difficult decision to cancel their “Halloween Safety Stop” thi...

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Creston News Room
Posted on: October 23, 2020

Annual Fall Hydrant Maintenance Program

Please be advised that Town Crews will be carrying out the annual fall hydrant maintenance program starting on or about November 1, 2020 and continuing for the month of November 2020.Your water may become cloudy during this period. Should this happen, we...

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Creston News Room
Posted on: October 20, 2020

COVID-19 Update - October 20, 2020

Creston, BC – October 20, 2020:  Creston Residents, a reminder to continue your efforts to keep yourself, family, friends and neighbors healthy and safe while we navigate the COVID-19 pandemic.  Dr. Bonnie Henry’s Gol...

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Creston News Room
Posted on: October 6, 2020

COVID-19 Update - October 6, 2020

Creston, BC – October 6, 2020:  Creston residents, it’s easy to be filled with gratitude when we can call the Creston Valley home. This year, as you plan your Thanksgiving celebrations, consider Dr. Bonnie Henry’s ad...

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Creston News Room
Posted on: September 1, 2020

COVID-19 Update - September 1, 2020

Creston, BC – September 1, 2020:   “As we go back to our offices, workplaces and schools, we need to get back to the basics with our layers of protection and personal COVID-19 safety measures," Dr. Bonnie Henry s...

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Creston News Room
Posted on: February 7, 2020

UBC - Rural Evidence Review (RER) Project

The Centre for Rural Health Research, within UBC’s Department of Family Practice is conducting an ongoing research study to understand rural and remote community priorities for health care across British Columbia. The RER has funding under Canad...

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