May 18, 2018 - 2:22pmUpdated: May 18, 2018 - 6:03pm
Each month, the folks from Emterra pick up thousands of blue boxes. The City of Prince George has roughly 58,000 boxes, two per household, collecting paper and plastic. Recycle BC is visiting communities, ours included.
May 18, 2018 - 11:18amUpdated: May 18, 2018 - 6:05pm
PRINCE GEORGE - There is good news on the flood front for Prince George. Water level measurements at Environment Canada's Hydrometric station at South Fort George suggests the Fraser river peaked overnight.
May 16, 2018 - 3:13pmUpdated: May 16, 2018 - 5:49pm
PRINCE GEORGE - Right now, there a ragtag collection of garden beds in behind the residences at the University of Northern BC. But, with some financial help from the Province, the Prince George Public Interest Research Group wants to bring it back to life.
May 16, 2018 - 2:18pmUpdated: May 16, 2018 - 5:36pm
PRINCE GEORGE - The gabion dykes are going in around Paddlewheel Park and the City has issued evacuation alerts for 18 homes on Farrell Street. Residences on Farrell Street could start to flood when the river reaches about 9.4 metres.
WILLIAMS LAKE - The evacuation alert issued by the Cariboo Regional District has been lifted to an all-clear for the Nazko area. There are no evacuation alerts or orders in effect within the regional district's boundaries.
May 9, 2018 - 11:39amUpdated: May 9, 2018 - 5:43pm
PRINCE GEORGE - The City of Prince George continues to keep an eye on local rivers and streams. Some of the trails in Cottonwood Island Park are covered in puddles and flowing water due to the increased water level of the Nechako River.
PRINCE GEORGE - The City is using Water week as an educational tool, with an open house this Thursday at the Western Acres wetlands. while it looks more like a bird sanctuary, the wetlands are also part of a sanitary system for that neighbourhood.