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CC-177 Globemaster III Aircraft Flying Near Fort Nelson

Posted on Tuesday, March 02, 2021 09:00 PM

Public Service Announcement

CC-177 Globemaster III aircraft cross-country flying in the vicinity of Fort Nelson

3 March 2021 – Trenton, Ontario – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces

Members of the public are advised that a CC-177 Globemaster III aircraft from 429 Transport Squadron, based out of 8 Wing Trenton, will be conducting cross-country flying training in the area of Fort Nelson, BC, starting Thursday, March 4 until Monday, March 8, 2021.

Cross country flying is a type of long distance training...

March 10th Traffic Disruption

Posted on Sunday, February 28, 2021 09:00 PM

On Wednesday, March 10 and Friday, March 12, 2021, one lane of traffic will be closed at the intersection of McLeod Road and 50 Street between 9:00AM and 4:30PM to permit traffic control training.

Please drive with caution and obey all traffic control persons. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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From the Bear Pit Newsletter February 22

Posted on Thursday, February 25, 2021 09:00 PM

The "From the Bear Pit" Council Newsletter - February 22nd edition is published! In this issue:

• 2021 Virtual Budget Open House

• 25 Year Award for Fire Chief James Childs

• New Fleet Additions Enable Fire Rescue to Retire Engine No.3


For other recent issues of "From the Bear Pit"...

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Fort Nelson Community Forest Alternate Director Position

Posted on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 09:00 PM

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Virtual OPEN HOUSE: 2021 Preliminary Budget

Posted on Monday, February 22, 2021 09:00 PM

With the current prohibition against gatherings contraindicating the annual budget open house at the Recreation Centre, an alternative round table will be held on March 3 from 6 - 7PM where residents will be able to ask questions and learn more about the 2021 budget.

Participants can connect to the virtual forum at any time and questions can be asked live or passed to the moderator during the event. Questions can also be emailed in advance to

DATE: Wednesday, March...