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Smoking bylaw survey results are in
September 2, 2015
College and University students ride transit for free
September 1, 2015
WildSafeBC Fruit Gleaning Program in Quesnel
August 12
Quesnel Gets Funding for Phase 2 of the West Quesnel Land Stability Project
July 31
WildSafeBC Returns to Quesnel
June 23
2014 Annual Report ready for public inspection
June 5
New Additions to the Permanent Collection
June 3
Imagination Park Summer Fun Program
June 2
Quesnel City Council Restructures City Hall
May 22
North Cariboo Arena Replacement Project Drawings Finalized
April 15
Cariboo Chilcotin Local Governments Launch Emergency Notification System
April 14
City Council Cleaning House
March 3

Council Notices

Special Open Council Meeting re: CNC Pay Parking Initiative.
City of Quesnel, Council Chambers
Monday, September 28, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.
Click here for more details.

For regularly scheduled meetings visit

Seniors' Day at the Market

The 3rd Annual Seniors' Day at the Market is on Saturday, September 12, 2015 at the Farmers' Market! Click here for details.

Hydrant Flushing Notice

The City of Quesnel Utilities Department will run its annual fire hydrant and water main flushing program starting on Monday, August 31 for approximately three weeks. This will occur from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday.
Hydrant and water main flushing causes turbidity in the City’s water system. Residents should expect, and be prepared for, discoloured water. If you experience this, leave a cold water tap running until the water returns to normal.

Schedule (subject to change)

August 31 - Johnston and Carson Subdivisions
September 1 - Johnston and Carson Subdivisions
September 2 - South Quesnel
September 3 - South Quesnel
September 8 - Two and Three Mile Flat; West Quesnel west of Baker Creek
September 9 - West Quesnel west of Baker Creek
September 10 - West Quesnel west of Baker Creek and Uplands
September 11 - Uplands
September 14 - Uplands
September 15 - West Quesnel east of Baker Creek
September 16 - Downtown / North Quesnel

Thank you for your cooperation. Please contact Public Works for more information at 250-992-6330.

Free Transit for Students

Did you hear? Quesnel CNC/UNBC students get to ride Quesnel Transit for FREE from September 8 - December 31, 2015. Just show the transit driver your ID card! Click here for more details.

Annual Water Restrictions

Sprinkling or irrigation restrictions are in place between May 15 and September 30 of each year FOR ALL PROPERTIES CONNECTED to the City water system within City limits.

The schedule is as follows:
On even-numbered calendar days, even numbered properties may sprinkle or irrigate;
On odd-numbered calendar days, odd numbered properties may sprinkle or irrigate.
Example: Property Address: 694 is an even-numbered property
Property address: 685 is an odd-numbered property

Sprinkling may ONLY take place between the hours of:
6 a.m. - 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. - 11 p.m.

Arts and Recreation Centre

The Arts and Recreation Centre Annual Maintenance Shutdown starts Sunday, August 30 at 6 p.m. Click here to view the full schedule.

Are you ready for Culture Days!? Create, Participate, and Celebrate! September 25, 26, 27, 2015. Three days of fun, free arts and culture activities! Click here to learn more.

Green Spaces, Parks and Recreation Master Plan

Thank you Quesnel for engaging in the initial planning of our first Green Spaces, Parks and Open Space Recreation Master Plan! 

The Parks Plan recommendations are ready for public review and we would like your feedback.

Click here for review the Green Spaces, Parks and Recreation Master Plan recommendations.

Click here to take the survey regarding the recommendations.

Invasive Plant Management

The City of Quesnel in partnership with the Cariboo Regional District would like to remind residents that it is time to be on the lookout for invasive weeds on your property and consider your management options. The Cariboo Regional District’s Invasive Plant Management Program has information to assist you with your options. Visit the Cariboo Regional District online at Look under services for invasive plant management.

The City’s Bylaw Enforcement Staff will be working with landowner’s to ensure the removal of reoccurring Himalayan Balsam and Burdock infestations. Please report new infestations to the Cariboo Regional District’s Invasive Plant Management Program at 250-392-3351 or toll free 1-800-665-1636.

Community Resource Guide

New update to the Community Resource Guide on February 2015. Click here for Version 6.0 of the Guide.

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