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Water Main Flushing and Chlorinating

Due to a SCADA error chlorination will be starting on Monday October 25, 2021 until October 31, 2021 the GID will be flushing and chlorinating the water mains. 

Water main flushing and...

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2021 Holiday Garbage Collection Update

Garbage Collection Update

Garbage will be picked up as normal on October 11, 2021.

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NOTICE re: Garbage Collection

We apologize on behalf of Waste Management that garbage was not picked up on Monday August 23 2021 as they notified us that they needed to reschedule for pickup on Tuesday August 24, 2021.


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2021 Nominations have Closed

The 2021 Nominations for the three (3) year trustee term have closed.  The GID received one nomination form, therefore, an election does not need to called. This individual will be elected by...

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Water Conservation Request Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development

Due to the hot weather many areas in British Columbia are experincing drought conditions including the West Kootenay's.  The Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations, and Rural...

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Genelle Improvement District AGM 2021

The Genelle Improvement District AGM will be held 7:00 pm on August 11th 2021 at the GID office at 611 16th Ave. Please bring your own chair as this meeting...

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NOTICE of REVISED 2021 Taxes/Tolls billings

We are aware of some inconsistencies in our 2021 invoices issued February 1, 2021, and are in the process of reviewing all folios and preparing REVISED invoices for mail out by mid-March to meet...

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AGM Questions/Responses

Per AGM Change of Format notice, we are posting questions submitted and GID responses.  Full AGM Minutes can be found in 'Forms & Reports/All Forms & Reports':

One (1) Online Question: Response...

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AGM/Trustee Nominations

TWO trustee nominations have been received as follows:

Jackie Smith was nominated by John MacLeod

Ian Ball was nominated by Laurel Ball

With only TWO trustee terms available for 2020 (through...

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Notice of 2020 AGM


2020 Annual General Meeting and election of trustees

To be held on Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at 7:00 pm at the Genelle Community Hall. 

RSVP’s are requested for...

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2020 AGM and Trustee Elections POSTPONED until further notice




The Board of Trustees has been notified that due to COVID-19:

Assistant Deputy Minister for Local Government Division of the...

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Notice re: COVID-19


re: COVID-19 pandemic


Genelle Improvement District business office is CLOSED to public access until further notice, while GID operational and administrative activities are being Read More

Water System Survey


Please help us update our records by completing the 5 minute survey online or complete and return the back of your newsletter to the GID office. You can also stop in or call...

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The Genelle Improvement District is seeking a casual/on-call labourer/helper to assist our Certified Water Operator as/when required.  Duties may also include general maintenance of the GID...

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NEW Sprinkling Regulations

Per commitment at the AGM, the GID Board of Trustees has reviewed and revised the Sprinkling Regulations as were distributed in April 2016.  All comments and concerns presented by ratepayers at...

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The Value of our Water in BC!

What's water worth to you?

Using creativity that displays your passion for water and the systems that keep us safe and healthy, tell us “what’s water worth to you?” for the chance to win a cash...

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GID's 'new' service truck

The Board of Trustees would like to introduce the GID’s 'new' service truck – a 2009 grey Ford F150 XLT 4x4 crew cab, that you will be seeing in our community in the next few days (it will become...

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