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Posted Thursday, July 19, 2018

YKFD and Yellowknife Street OutreachThe City of Yellowknife, in partnership with the Yellowknife Women’s Society, is pleased to mark the first anniversary of the Yellowknife Street Outreach program.
Yellowknife Street Outreach assists individuals who need help getting to a safe location. The service provides safe rides in the Street Outreach van for individuals who are at risk, vulnerable or street involved, and/or are unable to travel safely on their own to shelters, or to their home or the home of a...

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Posted Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Transformer BoxFor the third year in a row, the City of Yellowknife, in collaboration with Northland Utilities, is proceeding with a public art initiative that will see several transformer boxes in residential neighbourhoods resurfaced by Yellowknife artists. This year fifteen artists will resurface fourteen transformer boxes with artistic designs. One of the locations is being resurfaced by a team of two artists who applied together. Artists will host a “sidewalk” meeting at...
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Posted Friday, July 06, 2018

 
The City of Yellowknife is pleased to confirm the seven Jury members who will decide the winner of the 2018 Win Your Space YK competition. They are:
Gillian Lee
Rob Warburton
Mellisa Mercredi
Kyle Thomas
Sheila Conroy
Jonathan Renko
Gabe Powless
Jury members have been selected for their diverse backgrounds and involvement with the Yellowknife business community, as well as their business expertise and firsthand experience of starting...

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Posted Friday, June 29, 2018

Water will be shut off on Franklin Avenue from 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. on Monday, July 2 to facilitate a temporary waterline hook-up for the Franklin Avenue Water and Sewer Project.  Due to the water shut off the Ruth Inch Memorial Pool, Yellowknife Community Arena, Multiplex and the Yellowknife Field House will be closed for the entire day on Monday, July 2, 2018. The facilities will reopen at their regularly scheduled time on Tuesday, July 3, 2018. Other locations affected...
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Posted Thursday, June 28, 2018

The City of Yellowknife’s Canada Day celebration is being relocated to the Multiplex due to threat of inclement weather conditions and very wet grounds at Somba K’e Civic Plaza. There are no change to the entertainment schedule which features performances from the Yellowknives Dene Drummers, Priscilla’s Revenge, Quantum Tangle, the Yellowknife Circus Club and much more. Come out and watch local performers sing and dance throughout the afternoon. Or enjoy face...
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