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Say Your Way to 2033 on Castlegar’s Community Plan

The City of Castlegar invites residents to join them in person to have a say on the City’s Community Plan.

We’re updating our Community Plan, Zoning Bylaw, and Downtown Design Guidelines and want to understand what type of community you want to live in and establish a strong vision and goals for a bright future!

“The City wants to ensure that we provide opportunity to hear from those that typically find it more challenging to participate or provide feedback on City initiatives,” says City of Castlegar Manager of Planning, Development and Sustainability, Meeri Durand. “In addition to these events, we will be meeting residents where they are at, by popping up where people spend their time.”

Join us to Say your Way to 2033! Upcoming events are listed below.

Coffee Chats – Monday May 8, 2023

  • Drop in from 12:00 – 2:00 pm
  • Humble Bean | 1125 4th Street
  • Common Grounds | 692 18th Street

Join us for free coffee, good company, and great discussion.

Family Night – Monday May 8, 2023

  • Open House from 5:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Presentations begin at 6:30 pm
  • Stanley Humphries Secondary School Activity Room & Cafeteria | 720 7th Avenue

A partnership with School District 20 to discuss how the Community Plan impacts youth and the future of schools in Castlegar. What kind of community will allow youth to thrive? What is the future of our schools? These interactive and inspiring presentations will leave you thinking about your vision for the future. This is a family-friendly event. Activities will be available for kids, so please bring your little ones.

Table Talks – Tuesday May 9, 2023

  • Open House from 5:00 – 6:30 pm
  • Table Talks beginning at 6:30 pm
  • Community Forum | #101 – 445 13th Avenue

Dive into key issues in Castlegar such as housing, parks & trails, employment, and climate action during group discussions. This is a family-friendly event. Activities will be available for kids, so please bring your little ones.

The Monday and Tuesday evening events will have refreshments and a chance to win door prizes!

Learn More

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