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City Welcomes Evacuees

Posted on Monday, May 15, 2023 07:16 PM

City Welcomes Evacuees Information 

 Please see information sheet for available services and programs: Click here. 

Click here for pdf of map. 

 Media release issued May 16, 2023: Media release click here. 

Development Permits Advertisement, Week of May 12, 2023

Posted on Thursday, May 11, 2023 07:13 PM

Please read entire Development Permits Advertisement. 


City of Yellowknife Events Calendar

Posted on Wednesday, May 10, 2023 01:06 PM

Announce your upcoming event on the City of Yellowknife Events Calendar!

The City of Yellowknife Events Calendar spotlights both City of Yellowknife Signature Events and Local Community Events hosted by community groups.

By visiting Submit your community events by clicking Submit Event, or stay up to date with local events by selecting on Subscribe

City of Yellowknife Signature Events are coordinated by the City of Yellowknife’s Special Events Coordinator.

Local Community...

When Should You Call An Ambulance?

Posted on Tuesday, May 09, 2023 12:46 PM

The City of Yellowknife (the City) is reminding residents to take into consideration the seriousness of the situation before calling emergency services. The Yellowknife Fire Division (YKFD) continues to receive a high volume of calls for emergency medical services, which is adding pressure on the service.

An ambulance enables firefighter/paramedics to begin medical treatment when they arrive on location, extending treatment through the ambulance during transport to the hospital. An ambulance...

2023 Amnesty Day

Posted on Monday, May 08, 2023 05:00 PM

The City of Yellowknife (the City) is excited to announce that Amnesty Day at the Solid Waste Facility will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2023, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.

During this time, the residential $16.50 tipping fee at the Solid Waste Facility will be waived but other tipping fees will still apply.

Please note: Commercial vehicles are not included under the Residential Vehicle Charge and therefore will be charged commercial rates during Amnesty Day.


For more information:

Sarah Sibley