British Columbia 2021
Whatever your activities this summer, remember wildfire crews are working in the bush.The public is asked to be mindful of the needs of B.C.’s wildfire response by making a careful trip plan when hi...
British Columbia 2021
The wildfire situation is continually evolving, and the information below is current as of 7 p.m. (Pacific time) on Saturday, July 24, 2021.Fires:Wildfires currently burning in B.C.: 257 Since April ...
British Columbia 2021
The wildfire situation is continually evolving, and the information below is current as of 7 p.m. (Pacific time) on Friday, July 23, 2021.Fires: Wildfires currently burning in B.C.: 258 Since April 1...
British Columbia 2021
The wildfire situation is continually evolving, and the information below is current as of 7 p.m. (Pacific time) on Sunday, July 25, 2021.For real-time updates on evacuation alerts and orders, visit: ...
British Columbia 2021
The wildfire situation is continually evolving, and the information below is current as of 7 p.m. (Pacific time) on Sunday, July 25, 2021.For real-time updates on evacuation alerts and orders, visit: ...
British Columbia 2021
Two mink have tested positive for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19 in humans, on a farm under quarantine after it had mink test positive in May 2021.Five additional mink samples from the sam...
British Columbia 2021
Residents and communities in northwestern B.C. are being supported with rapid response from a new Northwest Specialized Response Team (SRT) for those facing mental health and substance use challenges....
British Columbia 2021
Fairgoers in British Columbia can have some extra fun at B.C. fairs this summer through a new photo contest that celebrates the province’s agricultural sector and Buy BC.“A fun-filled family day a...
British Columbia 2021
As of Monday, July 26, 2021, 80.6% (3,736,651) of eligible people 12 and older in B.C. have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 61.3% (2,840,194) have received their second dose.In addit...
British Columbia 2021
As B.C. continues to experience dry conditions and aggressive wildfire activity, international support for the Province’s wildfire response has received another welcome boost with the arrival of 34 ...
British Columbia 2021
Premier John Horgan has issued the following statement marking Korean War Veterans Day:“Today is Korean War Veterans Day, a day to honour the service of more than 26,000 Canadians who answered the c...
British Columbia 2021
The wildfire situation is continually evolving, and the information below is current as of 7 p.m. (Pacific time) on Monday, July 26, 2021.For real-time updates on evacuation alerts and orders, visit: ...
British Columbia 2021
Working with health authorities throughout British Columbia, the Province is making it easier than ever for people to get vaccinated with the launch of Vax for BC, the next step in the Province’s ca...
British Columbia 2021
Seventy-two amateur sport leagues and teams will receive support from the Province so B.C. athletes can continue to train, practise and play. “These top-level athletes have dedicated their entire ...
British Columbia 2021
Construction has started on a new housing development with 24 affordable rental homes for families and seniors with low to moderate incomes in Powell River.“Together with our community partners, gov...
British Columbia 2021
As of Tuesday, July 27, 2021, 80.7% (3,742,081) of eligible people 12 and older in B.C. have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 62.3% (2,887,730) have received their second dose.In addi...
British Columbia 2021
Municipalities throughout the province can now move more quickly to prevent plastics from polluting their communities.Under new rules, local governments can institute bans on plastic bags and certai...
British Columbia 2021
The wildfire situation is continually evolving, and the information below is current as of 7 p.m. (Pacific time) on Tuesday, July 27, 2021.For real-time updates on evacuation alerts and orders, visit:...
British Columbia 2021
British Columbians are being asked to take precautions this week, as Environment Canada has issued another heat warning for most of the province.The extreme heat is predicted to last from Wednesday, J...
British Columbia 2021
Thousands of kilograms of debris, including styrofoam, plastic bottles, nets, rope, abandoned boats and tires, have been removed from B.C.’s shoreline as several Clean Coast, Clean Waters (CCCW) pro...
British Columbia 2021
The strength of B.C.’s economy and the resilience of British Columbians has helped to keep provincial finances on more stable ground during one of the most challenging times in the province’s hist...
British Columbia 2021
The Broadway Subway Project has taken another step forward, as three artists and one team have been selected to create art installations for four upcoming SkyTrain stations.A two-phase procurement pro...
British Columbia 2021
Snuneymuxw First Nation, the Government of B.C. and Canada celebrated continued progress in their relationship with a new tripartite memorandum of understanding (MOU).Snuneymuxw First Nation Chief Mik...
British Columbia 2021
Quesnel, Maple Ridge and Kelowna have been announced as host cities for the 2024 BC Winter and Summer Games and the 2026 BC Summer Games.“Congratulations to the host cities for the 2024 and 2026 BC ...
British Columbia 2021
The Government of B.C. is launching a Regenerative Agriculture and Agritech Network (RAAN) that will help farmers adopt the latest technology to increase profitability and environmental sustainability...