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Wellspring October 2015

Posted on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 6:11pm

Wellspring September 2015

Posted on Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 11:51am

 

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July 2015

Posted on Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 11:00am

Apologies that the July Wellspring is unavailable online dues to technical difficulties.  

June 2015 Wellspring

Posted on Monday, June 1, 2015 - 3:50pm

Hardcopies are available at the District office, BNC Mercantile and the Jack O Clubs General.

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MAY 2015 Wellspring

Posted on Monday, May 11, 2015 - 11:26am

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Wellspring April 2015

Posted on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 11:47am

 

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March 2015

Posted on Monday, March 9, 2015 - 2:06pm

District of Wells News

Transit Agreement Renewed with the City of Quesnel

The District of Wells and the City of Quesnel have renewed the transit agreement for another year, as per the renewal clause in the transit agreement, with no changes. This means that bus fares will remain at $5.00 per person per trip on the Community Bus which runs on Thursdays between Wells and Quesnel. The term of the agreement is for an additional year, extending between April 1, 2015 and March 31, 2016 

GRANTS-IN-AID 

At its Regular Meeting, February 17, 2015 the District of Wells Council approved that the Grants-in-Aid for 2015 be dispersed as follows ("C" denotes "CASH" and "IK" denotes "IN-KIND")
Wells Historical Society: $2,000 (C) $4,750 (IK)
Island Mountain Arts: $2,000 (C) $2,000 (IK)             
Wells Community Association: $2,000 (C) $1,200 (IK)
Wells Recreation Society: $6,900 (IK)
Wells & Area Trails Society: $800 (C)  $4,300 (IK)
Wells Barkerville School: $600 (C)
Wells Student Bursary: $750 (C)
Wells Snowmobile Club: $2,500 (IK)
Wells Best Seniors: $4,425 (IK)                            
Wells Barkerville PAC: $800 (C) $600 (IK)
Wells Community Radio Station $300 (C)
Wells and District Chamber of...

February 2015

Posted on Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 9:46am

District of Wells News

The Water Treatment Plant is Officially Paid Off

 

The loan from the Municipal Finance Authority of BC (MFA) to pay for the Wells Water Treatment Plant, which opened on November 18, 2011, has been paid back in full.

 

 

 


BC Hydro Town Meeting

5:30 PM ON THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2015
Representatives from BC Hydro have been invited by the District of Wells to host aTown Meeting. On February 5, 2015 BC Hydro will be in attendance in the Banquet Room of the Wells Community Hall for an information meeting in regards to upcoming projects which will improve the service to Wells. The information that was submitted by the community about issues with previous power outages will be passed to Hydro in advance of this meeting. The meeting will last approximately one hour. Light refreshments will be served.

Northern Development Grants for Wells, Success Again!

As most of you are aware, the District of Wells is dependent on grant funding for many town projects. Over the years, the Northern Development Initiative Trust (NDIT) has supported a number of these projects andwill be doing so again in 2015.
 
In the last granting cycle that was...

January 2015

Posted on Monday, January 5, 2015 - 9:10am

 

Best wishes from the District of Wells for a very happy 2015!


 

Community News

What is the Wells and Area Community Association?

By Lindsay Read
December 20, 2014
 
Wells, BC ~ The Wells and Area Community Association (WAACA) is a non-profit umbrella organization incorporated in April 2013. The mandate of WAACA is to be an umbrella organization (defined as 'an association of groups who work together formally to coordinate activities or pool resources') which represents the interests and needs of the Community of Wells and surrounding area, to cooperate with other community groups in the area on projects of mutual interest and to undertake projects and support activities that make Wells a more resilient and viable place to live.
 
Here are a few facts about WAACA that you may not know:
  • The programs that are currently under our umbrella are; The Huckleberry Day Care Centre, the Wells Community Garden and the Wells Farmer's Market.
  • In 2014 there were about 20 people who put in 1360 volunteer hours for WAACA, with 5 of those people doing 85% of the work.
  • The official priorities of WAACA are: food security, Day Care, health and social services, housing, recycling and transportation.
If you have any questions about WAACA or any of our programs...

December 2014 Wellspring

Posted on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 9:47am

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