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Media

Posted Friday, June 11, 2021

At approximately 11:05 a.m. on Thursday, June 10, 2021, the City of Yellowknife Fire Division (YKFD) received a call to service for a structure fire on Glick Court. On arrival, the residents had evacuated the structure. YKFD and Municipal Enforcement Division were on scene for approximately 2 hours to extinguish the fire and ensure public safety. No injuries were reported.
This incident is under the jurisdiction of the Government of the Northwest Territories, Office of the...

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Posted Thursday, June 10, 2021

At approximately 11:05 a.m. on Thursday, June 10, 2021, the City of Yellowknife Fire Division (YKFD) received a call to service for a structure fire on Glick Court. The YKFD and Municipal Enforcement Division are currently on the scene. The public is asked to avoid the area and plan an alternate route, if necessary, to allow access for emergency vehicles and operations. The City will provide an update when more information becomes available.
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Posted Monday, May 31, 2021

FLAGS AT HALF-MAST FOR 215 HOURS IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO LOST THEIR LIVESThe City of Yellowknife (the City) is deeply saddened by the tragic discovery of 215 bodies buried at a former Residential School in Kamloops, British Columbia. In memory of the children who lost their lives, in honour of the thousands of children sent to residential schools, and for the families whose lives were forever changed, City flags will fly at half-mast for 215 hours. 
“What occurred at Residential Schools was horrific. Thousands of children across Canada...

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Posted Thursday, May 27, 2021

Yellowknife ParticipACTION 2021 The City of Yellowknife invites residents to get active in ParticipACTION’s Community Better Challenge to help the City win up to $100,000 for community recreation initiatives!
The challenge runs from June 1 - 30, 2021, and is open to all Canadian residents. The City encourages Yellowknifers to log their daily physical activity such as walking the dog, going to the gym, playing softball and more. Free, multi-cultural activities are scheduled in Somba K’e Civic...

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Posted Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Media Advisory: Call for PerformersThe City of Yellowknife (the City) is preparing for another summer of outdoor entertainment and invites artists to submit Expressions of Interest.
The City will be selecting entertainment for events including, but not limited to, Arts in the Park and Canada Day 2021. Applications from all individuals and groups with a range of skills, genres, and cultures, are encouraged to apply. Performance types could include Music, Spoken Word, Dance, Magic, and other creative mediums....

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Hours of Operation

Winter Hours effective following the Labour Day Weekend
until prior to the Victoria Day Weekend (September to May)
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Summer Hours effective following the Victoria Day Weekend
until prior to the Labour Day Weekend (May to September)
Monday to Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Mailing Address & Phone Numbers

Yellowknife City Hall
4807 - 52 Street, P.O. Box 580, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N4

Switchboard - (867) 920-5600
Mayor/City Administrator - (867) 920-5634
Booking Clerk - (867) 669-3457
Municipal Enforcement (MED) - (867) 920-5630
After Hours (MED) - (867) 920-2737
After Hours (Public Works) - (867) 920-5699