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Posted Wednesday, August 21, 2019

The City of Yellowknife Community Advisory Board on Homelessness regrets to inform residents that the public session ‘An Evening with Kim Barthel’, scheduled to take place tonight, Wednesday August 21, has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. This event will be rescheduled for a later date and information will be posted on the City’s website and social media channels.

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Posted Thursday, August 15, 2019

DISRUPTION TO MCKAY PAY APP
YELLOWKNIFE, NORTHWEST TERRITORIES | August 15, 2019
The City wishes to advise residents that due to technical problems, individuals may experience difficulty using the McKay Pay App, the City’s parking meter app, to pay for parking in the downtown.  The City is working diligently with McKay Pay to resolve the issue.  At this time, residents are asked to use coin for meter payment if any difficulty is experienced using...

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Posted Friday, August 02, 2019

The City of Yellowknife is recommending to residents that they contact the City’s Building Services Division before they begin a construction project.   For non-structural alterations, including replacing windows, doors, siding and roofing, if the work is valued over $5000, owners and contractors must apply for a Building Permit.   During construction residents and contractors are reminded to post and maintain the permit on their property, keep a copy of the...
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Posted Thursday, August 01, 2019

The City of Yellowknife, in partnership with the Arctic Indigenous Wellness Foundation, has launched a pilot project providing expanded access to the Healing Camp counsellors and services.     The pilot program will begin on Monday, August 5, and will run for at least four months. During this time, there will be a member of the Healing Camp in the downtown core speaking with people who may be experiencing homelessness, as well as a member welcoming individuals to...
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Posted Friday, July 26, 2019

The open air burning ban has been lifted for the City of Yellowknife, and Fred Henne and Yellowknife River Territorial Parks, effective immediately. If extremely dry forestry conditions return, the ban will be reinstated.
Please burn responsibly and ensure your fire is cold before leaving. 

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