Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Municipal Government 2017 -- City of Terrace

Our Quick reference and archive of items from Terrace that come up for discussion  in 2014.

City of Terrace website

Items of Note for 2017


December 21 -- Terrace gauging interest in co-working space
December 21 -- Northwest Municipalities hoping to attract more skilled workers, residents 
December 21 -- City of Prince Rupert joins regional partners as part of workforce attraction project NCR
December 20 -- Terrace Soup Kitchen Taxes (video)
December 15 -- Pool upgrade on budget, slightly behind
December 14 -- First step taken for major in-land port development
December 14 -- Extra Snow Clearing for Highway 37 South
December 14 -- Lakelse Avenue launches revitalization project
December 13 -- Terrace Greyhound hearings (video)
December 13 -- Terrace business owners eye Lakele Avenue canopy makeover
December 13 -- Terrace council rezones properties to allow housing projects
December 12 -- Greyhound pushes to eliminate service in Northern BC
December 12 -- Regional leaders unite at Terrace Greyhound hearings
December 12 -- Terrace Council approves rezoning for proposed housing development
December 12 -- Olson Housing project unanimously approved
December 12 -- Greyhound calls on BC Government to help ensure Transportation Access to Remote Communities
December 11 -- Greyhound wants to leave northern B.C. and says government-funded transit should take its place 
December 11 -- Greyhound hearings on proposed route cuts underway
December 5 -- Too successful to succeed?
December 4 -- Terrace commits to downtown museum land
December 4 -- Downtown museum one step closer


November 30 -- Curbside organics pickup sees successful 10 months in operation 
November 29 -- Passenger Transportation Board to hold public meetings on proposed Greyhound cuts
November 29 -- Public input invited on Greyhound's request to withdraw
November 29 -- Terrace SAR has plans for new hall
November 17 -- Terrace to Hazelton bus service launched
November 16 -- Terrace and CUPE Local 2012 ratify new contract
November 15 -- Housing proposed for street homeless
November 15 -- Terrace to get modular housing to help homeless
November 11 -- Remembrance Day 2017 photo gallery
November 10 -- Keith-Kenney Four Way Stop Implementation  (video)
November 10 -- New Four-Way Stop to solve traffic issues at Keith and Kenney
November 10 -- Air Quality Advisory issued for Terrace
November 10 -- Air quality advisory issued for Terrace
November 10 -- Air quality advisories for Smithers, Terrace
November 9 -- Troublesome Terrace Intersection to become Four-Way Stop
November 9 -- Terrace Cenotaph stone work mystery solved
November 8 -- Philippines Consul tour of the Northwest (video)
November 8 -- Philippine Consul General visits Terrace
November 7 -- New 4 Way Stop set to debut next week
November 6 -- City acts quickly to restore dual viewers after vandals strike
November 4 -- Train victim identified as 28 year old Annastasia Adams
November 2 -- Nation 2 Nation Forum  in Terrace (video)
November 2 -- 3rd Annual Nation 2 Nation Forum
November 2 -- Train strikes a public health crisis
November 2 -- Terrace City Councillor appointed to poverty reduction advisory forum
November 2 -- Ross pushes for RBA timeline
November 1 -- Terrace Councillor appointed to Advisory Forum on Poverty reduction NCR
November 1 -- Family of woman hit by train wants to thank Samaritan
November 1 -- Heritage Halloween in Terrace (video)


October 31 -- Terrace roundabout construction to begin in Spring
October 31 -- Terrace area resilient in path of historic flood
October 31 -- Tyers named to Provincial Anti-Povery Committee
October 31 -- Crash closes intersection in Terrace (video)
October 30 -- CFIB Report finds Municipal spending on the increase in Northwest BC  NCR
October 30 -- CN Police investigate latest report of Train-Pedestrian Collision in Terrace
October 27 -- Thornhill Roundabout discussions (video)
October 27 -- Woman survives train strike
October 27 -- Woman hit by train in Terrace
October 27 -- Concerns and Support Voiced at Open House on Thornhill Roundabout plan
October 26 -- Open House Today on Thornhill Roudbabout proposal
October 26 -- Bigger buses coming for Highway 16
October 26 -- Safety structure in place with ammonia system at Terrace Sportsplex
October 26 -- Former Thornhill Fire chief Jim Piper Passes Away
October 26 -- Northwest deals with Storm aftermath
October 26 -- Busy bear summer for conservation officers
October 26 -- New Remo evacuation order lifted
October 25 -- New Remo evacuation order lifted
October 25 -- Highway 37 open to single land traffic south of Terrace
October 25 -- Flooding on Nisga'a Highway now clear
October 25 -- New Remo residents evacuated due to flooding
October 25 -- New Remo evacuated due to flooding
October 25 -- Wednesday Travel in  the Northwest Hampered by Flooding
October 24 -- Washout reported along Highway 37 between Terrace and Kitimat
October 24 -- The Thornhill Fire Department needs some volunteer help
October 24 -- Terrace-Hazelton Transit (video)
October 24 -- Flood warning issued for Terrace and Kitimat region
October 23 -- New transit service to connect Terrace with Hazeltons area
October 20 -- Thornhill Boil Water Advisory rescinded
October 20 -- Thornhill Water update (video)
October 20 -- Thornhill Boil Water Advisory Rescinded
October 19 -- Talks lift hopes for new hospital
October 19 -- Thornhill Boil Water advisory (video)
October 19 -- Dual viewer installed to capture the beautiful views in Terrace
October 19 -- Northern Savings unveils Binocular Viewers in Four Communities
October 19 -- Three local places receive provincial grant money for projects
October 19 -- New Binoculars for Terrace viewing area (video)
October 19 -- Thornhill boil water advisory remains for now
October 19 -- Thornhill Boil water advisory continues as RD awaits Water Test Results
October 18 -- Council split on idea of video surveillance in downtown
October 17 -- Roundabout proposed to replace Four-Way Stop in Thornhill
October 17 -- Thornhill water issues (video)
October 17 -- Roundabout Proposed to Replace Four-Way Stop in Thornhill
October 16 -- Open House scheduled for Highway 16/37 intersection upgrade
October 16 -- Thornhill residents advised to continue to boil water
October 16 -- Regional District maintains boil water advisory
October 16 -- Opinions sought on replacement of four-way stop at Hwys 16 and 37
October 16 -- Terrace roundabout plans (video)
October 16 -- Boil Water Advisory Continues for Thornhill
October 13 -- Thornhill Boil Water notice still in effect
October 11 -- Thornhill Boil Water advisory (video)
October 11 -- Boil Water advisory issued for Thornhill
October 10 -- Water quality advisory issued for Thornhill
October 6 -- Premier reaffirms support for resource benefits alliance
October 5 -- Keeping Northern routes up to Greyhound
October 5 -- Glamorous recognition for dirty work
October 5 -- Troubles with Greyhound
October 3 -- Municipalities won't let Greyhound go without a fight


September 29 -- Kitimat-Stikine wins environmental stewardship award at UBCM
September 29 -- Northern B.C. leaders secure meeting with Greyhound
September 29 -- The Resource Benefits Alliance met with Premier Horgan
September 29 -- And the winner is .. Northwest snares one UBCM award on community excellence  NCR
September 28 -- Terrace revved up for public transportation upgrade
September 29 -- Northwest politicians hail progress on Resource Benefit Alliance negotiations NCR
September 22 -- Kermode Bear trapped in Terrace and relocated
September 22 -- Kermode Bear captured near Terrace (video)
September 22 -- Kermode Captured - returned safely to wild
September 21 -- New busses set to appear in Terrace/Kitimat region (audio)
September 21 -- New Transit busses for Northwest (video)
September 21 -- Mills Memorial Hospital topic of Legislature discussion Wednesday NCR
September 21 -- New Transit Buses for the Northwest
September 20 -- City Council joins others for fight against Greyhound
September 20 -- Skeena MLA demands answers for no mention of Terrace hospital in budget
September 20 -- Kermode bear still lingering around Terrace
September 19 -- Kermode prowls Terrace neighbourhoods (video)
September 19 -- Efforts continue to capture Kermode Bear prowling through Terrace
September 18 -- Thornhill welcomes new fire truck
September 15 -- Terrace Aquatic Centre delays (video)
September 15 -- New Truck for Thornhill Fire Department
September 15 -- New Fire truck for Thornhill (video)
September 15 -- Terrace Aquatic Centre update
September 15 -- Terrace Aquatic Centre delays (video)
September 14 -- Burn demonstration in Thornhill (video)
September 12 -- Kermode seen at Kalum Hill, Conservation Service warns resident of danger of attractants
September 12 -- Thornhill governance (video)
September 12 -- Thornhill to conduct governance study
September 7 -- Train tracks death (video)
September 7 -- Train strikes, kills man
September 7 -- Another Death in CN Railyard in Terrace
September 5 -- Greyhound update and bus petition (video)
September 5 -- Greyhound Cuts Update: Statement from the Transportation minister, Freight clarification and Grassroots petition
September 5 -- Economy, staffing named top challenges during business walk
September 2 -- Greyhound could soon depart northern B.C. 
September 2 -- Can't compete with new $5 transit: Greyhound
September 1 -- Greyhound plans to continue freight delivery in northern BC, even if passenger service ends
September 1 -- Goodbye Greyhound? The thread stitching together Canada's North wears thin
September 1 -- Mayors of Terrace, Smithers weigh in on Greyhound service application
September 1 -- Terrace Business Walk (video)


August 31 -- Greyhound reaction (video)
August 31 -- Northern reaction to Geyhound proposing Service Cuts
August 30 -- 'It's Highway of Tears, man': Northern B.C. faces life without Greyhound
August 30 -- Greyhound Canada files application to stop services in northern B.C.
August 30 -- Greyhound applies to cut all northern B.C. Service
August 29 -- Business walk recap
August 29 -- Emergency support volunteers receive help
August 25 -- Bear terminated in Thornhill after rummaging through garbage
August 25 -- CO's warn against attracting bears, after Grizzly killed in Thornhill
August 24 -- Grizzly destroyed in campground
August 23 -- Grizzly seen in Terrace backyards
August 23 -- City council gets earful at public hearing
August 21 -- Resource benefits negotiations on track
August 21 -- Terrace splash park opening was a huge success (audio)
August 21 -- Rotary Splash Park Opening in Terrace (video)
August 20 -- Grizzly sightings in rural residential area east of Terrace
August 19 -- Rotary Splash Park and Kismen Playground officially open
August 18 -- Contract awarded for final section of access road to Skeena Industrial Park
August 18 -- Ribbon-cutting Saturday for Terrace Playground and Splash Park
August 18 -- Northwest Resource Benefits video highlights Alliance talking points from Victoria trip NCR 
August 18 -- Spring Creek trail being improved 
August 17 -- Riverboat Days welcomes thousands in first-ever audience count
August 16 -- TDTU will add a new plaque to commemorate the 1981 Teacher Strike  (audio)
August 16 -- Terrace Women's Resource Centre adds new guide for struggling youth
August 16 -- Riverboat Days Crowd count
August 16 -- Remainder of Jack Talstra way to be completed
August 15 -- City of Terrace lifts campfire ban
August 15 -- Terrace Fire Ban lifted
August 15 -- Miracle Treat Day was yet another success (audio)
August 15 -- Campfire ban in Terrace lifted
August 18 -- Vista View setback (video)
August 15 -- Council approves Vista View Setback
August 14 -- Northwest Resource Benefits Alliance members hail new government's engagement on revenue issues  NCR
August 8 -- Terrace Salvation Army expanding for first time (audio)
August 8 -- Haze in Terrace likely due to souther or eastern wildfires
August 3 -- Riverboat Days Saturday Fireworks Show still on, Despite Campfire Ban
August 2 -- Free transit this weekend for Riverboat Days
August 2 -- Terrace campfire ban reissued - and this time Ferry island is included
August 1 -- Fire ban back in Terrace
August 1 -- Terrace splash park opens Saturday
August 1 -- City of Terrace issues second fire ban, this time including Ferry Island


July 31 -- Crime rate increasing in Terrace
July 29 -- Terrace in top 20 of cities with highest crime rate
July 28 -- Terrace fire ban lifted
July 28 -- Campfires allowed within City of Terrace boundaries
July 25 -- Terrace log exports (video)
July 25 -- Terrace Community Forest Says Log exports most feasible option
July 25 -- Forwood Products kiln plans (video)
July 24 -- Forestry watchdog officials visit Terrace
July 23 -- Terrace Emergency Support Services team helping wildfire evacuees
July 19 -- Terrace, Thornhill ready to help combat B.C. wildfires
July 14 -- New dual viewer expected in Terrace (audio)
July 13 -- City of Terrace to modernize its wastewater plant
July 13 -- A close up look at spectacular views coming soon
July 11 -- Terrace Salvation Army one step closer to new place of worship
July 11 -- Terrace Fire ban reaction (video)
July 11 -- Annual Fireworks, Ferry island exempt from Terrace Fire Ban
July 10 -- Terrace city council pays its taxes
July 10 -- City of Terrace bans all open burning, including campfires
July 10 -- Terrace Fire Ban
July 7 -- Lakelse Ave. now three lanes 
July 7 -- Aboriginal daycare construction begins with a blessing
July 6 -- 911 Services back online in Terrace
July 6 -- Interruptions to 911 service resolved
July 5 -- Potential interruption with 911 service
July 1 -- Location chosen for City of Terrace welcome sign


June 30 -- Work starts to shrink Terrace's main street to three lanes
June 27 -- Terrace property owner ordered to clean up back yard
June 25 -- Daycare to be built in Terrace
June 22 -- BC Housing spending more than $15 million on Terrace housing projects
June 21 -- Terrace trail officially ready to use
June 19 -- New medical clinic opens in Terrace
June 18 -- Terrace Salvation Army finds a new church home
June 16 -- Terrace Old Bridge closing for cleaning
June 16 -- Phase Two of Terrace-Kitimat Airport Terminal Expansion Project Now complete
June 15 -- Northwest Regional Airport Marks Terminal Construction milestone (audio)
June 15 -- New departure terminal open at Terrace-Kitimat airport
June 15 -- Terrace-Kitimat Airport marks halfway point of Terminal Expansion project
June 14 -- Terrace Sewer project (video)
June 14 -- Water and Sewer improvements underway in Terrace (audio)
June 8 -- Pool renovations continue
June 6 -- Terrace Mayor, Thornhill director glad NCLGA's president's letter rescinded
June 4 -- Community money sitting unclaimed
June 1 -- Garbage fees waived for litter


May 31 -- Splash Park tops $700,000
May 28 -- Next steps taken to determine Thornhill future
May 27 -- Several hundred participate in annual Terrace garbathon
May 26 -- Cold reception expected for Terrace welcome sign pitch
May 24 -- Terrace council to allow raised headstone
May 23 -- Ellis Ross will have two offices
May 22 -- Highway 16 transit service waits on First Nations sign on
May 21 -- New road within weeks of being accepted by the City of Terrace
May 19 -- ICBC reviewing plan to convert Terrace main street to two lanes and turning lane
May 17 -- Driving pattern to change on Terrace's main street
May 14 -- City of Terrace probes business climate
May 12 -- Terrace Council considers Reconciliation plans (video)
May 12 -- Local government once again discuss upgrading the Cranberry Connector (audio)
May 12 -- Heritage grants to preserve and highlight Terrace and area history
May 11 -- Officials revisit plans for Cranberry Connector development (video)
May  9 -- Terrace parking issues (video)
May 9 -- Terrace city council agrees to hotel parking and access changes
May 7 -- Welcome to Thornhill sign now up
May 5 -- Thornhill gets a sign
May 5 -- Thornhill welcomes its new "Welcome" sign (video)
May 4 -- NCLGA Conference underway in Terrace (video)
May 4 -- Municipal leaders convene to address issues of North and Central BC
May 3 -- NCLGA Day 2 (video)
May 3 -- Government convention looks to improve Northern Living
May 3 -- Northwest B.C. resource benefits alliance still calling for action  (audio)
May 3 -- Two Northwestern communities make top ten youngest in B.C.
May 3 -- 2016 Census shows Terrace has a young population
May 3 -- City of Terrace to gather business opinions
May 2 -- Northern Government Convention Begins in Terrace 
May 2 -- Terrace Councillors express disappointment in illegal dumping increase (audio)
May 2 -- Terrace receives funding to improve Railyard Safety
May 1 -- Fence going up around George Little House in Terrace
May 1 -- McElhanney outlines key findings as Terrace Develops Transportation Master Plan (audio)
May 1 -- Terrace gets funding for fencing along railroad tracks


April 27 -- Terrace public library bringing in 3D printer (audio)
April 27 -- Two new rainbow crosswalks in Terrace (audio)
April 25 -- Terrace provides funding to R.E.M. Lee Theatre
April 25 -- Terrace's Youth Advisory Committee outlines their priorities for the city (audio)
April 26 -- Terrace Transportation improvements coming soon
April 21 -- Terrace's budget close to being finalized (audio)
April 21 -- Name change expected for Terrace's aquatic centre
April 21 -- Pole replacement to cause some delays in Terrace
April 18 -- Terrace exploring the idea of flying Kitselas, Kistumkalum and the city's flag together (audio)
April 14 -- Historical building wiped out in downtown fire
April 12 -- No Spring Clean Up in Terrace
April 11 -- Walking the solar system could become a possibility in Terrace (audio)
April 9 -- Rural areas chip in for Terrace aquatic centre reno cost
April 7 -- Phase 2 clearing to start at Skeena Industrial development park
April 7 -- Another Northwest community hops onboard the Province's Highway 16 Transit plan  NCR
April 6 -- Public Transit between Terrace and the Hazeltons to start in the Spring
April  6 -- Transit service coming between Terrace and the Hazeltons
April 5 -- Illegal dumping on the rise in the Terrace area
April 3 -- City of Terrace limits election signs


March 30 -- Gitwinksihlkw Development plans (video)
March 29 -- Northwestern B.C. hospital district directors hold firm on Mills Memorial cost sharing
March 28 -- Terrace Heritage Park Museum looking to change constitution  (audio)
March 28 -- Terrace brewery wants to double customer limit
March 28 -- Gitwinksihlkw gets letter of support from Terrace council for their tourism enhancement project (audio)
March 25 -- The Best Place for a Hospital
March 24 -- Thornhill sewer facility to be protected
March 16 -- Terrace affordable housing project one step closer
March 16 -- RCMP update focuses on Fentanyl deaths  (video)
March 15 -- Thornhill Fire Department welcomes brand new fire truck
March 15 -- Health Committee findings on Terrace population (video)
March 14 -- Infrastructure project funded in Thornhill
March 14 -- Fentanyl and alcohol abuse remain concerns for Terrace's top cop  (audio)
March 14 -- Terrace RCMP outline priorities
March 14 -- RCMP update for Terrace Council (video)
March 13 -- George Little Park to Close for Renovations
March 12 -- Pool cost escalates
March 10 -- Terrace Celebrates Founders Day
March 10 -- Celebrating Terrace Founder's Day (video)
March 10 -- Terrace park playground and fitness park to close for renovations
March 9 -- Terrace city council passes resolutions for pool upgrades
March 9 -- Here's a glimpse of what a new Mills Memorial Hospital means for Terrace
March 9 -- Terrace pool Upgrade Happening Soon
March 9 -- Terrace aquatic centre renovations (video)
March 9 -- Terrace approves funding and contractors for Terrace Aquatic Centre upgrade (audio)
March 8 -- One step closer towards new Ferry Island trail
March 7 -- Trauma centre for Terrace would vastly increase medical services
March 6 -- Women can be firefighters alongside men
March 5 -- Terrace mega project a go
March 2 -- Terrace Fire Department recruit profile (video)
March 1 -- Terrace Fire Department recruitment process (video)
March 1 -- Terrace sending two resolutions to a gather of Northern and Central municipalities (audio)
March 1 -- Terrace moving forward with business improvement levy


February 28 -- Aurora LNG officials update Terrace City Council (audio)
February 28 -- Terrace to get a brand new hospital
February 28 -- Mills Memorial Hospital Replacement announcement (video)
February 28 -- Terrace getting a new hospital
February 28 -- Terrace's Mills Memorial Hospital to get replacement announces Finance Minister (audio)
February 28 -- Terrace council paves way for business improvement levy
February 27 -- Terrace Community Foundation to determine funds for community foundations (audio)
February 27 -- Terrace Community Foundation starts giving grants formerly done by City of Terrace
February 24 -- City of Terrace tightens its no smoking regulations
February 23 -- Provincial budget speech passes with no word on a new Mills Memorial
February 22 -- Terrace Mayor's Budget reaction (video)
February 22 -- Mayor Leclerc Responds to Budget
February 17 -- Rotary clubs close in on Terrace splash park goal
February 16 -- Large companies coming to Terrace to look for solutions
February 15 -- Man who rescues Terrace family from fire receives award
February 10 -- 'Welcome to Thornhill' nearly done
February 9 -- Terrace Parking Study presentation (video)
February 9 -- Plenty of downtown parking in Terrace study finds
February 8 -- Terrace population inches up
February 8 -- How Terrace got its first modern hospital
February 8 -- Terrace downtown parking study open house tonight
February 7 -- Explosives company looks to set up shop in Terrace
February 7 -- Parking Survey Open House (video)
February 2 -- Ombudsman report on Terrace hospital (video)
February 2 -- Terrace mayor calls Ombudsman's report credible in next step for a hospital replacement
February 2 -- Open House on Downtown parking in Terrace (video)
February 2 -- Open House being held on downtown Terrace parking study
February 1 -- New Fire trucks to help with response times at the airport
February 1 -- New Fire Trucks arrive at Terrace Airport (video)


January 31 -- Open House on Terrace's parking study
January 31 -- Province helps with grow local programs in the northwest
January 30 -- Terrace area gets funding for local grow programs
January 27 -- Terrace Fire Department recruitment drive (video)
January 27 -- Terrace Fire Department entice volunteers for the force with open house
January 27 -- Terrace co-op lands environmental clearance cost rises
January 26 -- National Strategy on PTSD would be welcomed by Terrace Fire Department
January 26 -- Terrace Fire Department looking for volunteer firefighters
January 24 -- Terrace Snow Removal concerns
January 24 -- Terrace Fire Department looking for volunteer firefighters
January 24 -- Terrace hockey hosts receive ice rental reduction
January 24 -- Final Design revealed for Terrace Aquatic Centre
January 24 -- Terrace Council won't change snow removal bylaw after receiving complaint
January 19 -- Pooling water worries Terrace homeowner
January 17 -- Terrace economic update shows real estate numbers were down in 2016
January 17 -- Terrace hoping to bring awareness on climate change
January 17 -- Fire trucks are taken on errands, for good reason
January 16 -- Terrace and Local Gas Stations start program aimed to reduce climate change
January 16 -- Homeless shelter now open
January 13 -- Terrace city councillors get marching orders for the new year
January 11 -- Terrace Council give 'green light' on affordable housing project
January 10 -- Terrace Motel rezoning clears the way for affordable housing units
January 10 -- Terrace council gives thumbs up to affordable housing project
January 9 -- Cold weather continues in Terrace
January 8 -- Terrace taxes to hike three per cent
January 7 -- Today's the day to dispose of your Christmas trees in Terrace
January 6 -- Have your Christmas tree composted in northwestern BC
January 5 -- It's been colder in Terrace and area this winter
January 5 -- Property tax increases ahead for Terrace residents (video)
January 4 -- House numbers crucial for northwestern rural areas
January 3 -- Terrace and area property assessments remain unchanged
January 3 -- Online petition presses need for new Mills Memorial Hospital

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