PUBLIC NOTICES & RECENT NEWS
IMPORTANT - BOIL WATER ADVISORY NOTICE
Please be advised that the Boil Water Order to the City of Dawson issued on December 9, 2014 has been RESCINDED effective immediately.
For further information, please contact Environmental Health Services at 867-667-8391 or toll free at 1-800-661-0408 ext 8391.
2015 Provisional Operating Budget - Adopted by Council on December 9th, 2014
View: 2015 Provisional Operating Budget
November 26th, 2014 is opening day for the arena. There will be an Arena Opening Skating Party on Saturday, Nov. 29th from 1:30 - 3:00 PM.
View: Arena Schedule Nov 25th to Dec 21st, 2014
PROPERTIES FOR SALE BY LOTTERY:
Country Residential Lots, Mary McLeod Road
View: Lottery Package
CITY OF DAWSON RECREATION BOARD IS SEEKING MEMBERS
The Dawson City Recreation Board is an advisory board to City Council. The Board makes recommendations to Council on recreation policies, facilities, parks and trails. The Board also administers the Recreation Grant Program through Community Lotteries Program funding.
If you are interested in sitting on the Recreaton Board or learning more about the Board, please attend the next meeting on Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 at 5:30 PM, Arena Office.
CELEBRATION OF LIGHTS
Celebration of Lights is Dawson City’s brand new winter lights celebration! Festivities include the new City of Dawson holiday light display on the Waterfront and the Celebration of Lights Awards. Celebration of Lights will run from November 20, 2014 to January 12, 2015. Join us to celebrate this festive season!
Also occurring during the Festival is the Celebration of Lights Awards, the City’s holiday lighting and décor competition! All residents & businesses are invited to participate in the following categories:
- Most Outstanding Residential
- Most Outstanding Business
- Best Block (2 or more adjoining residences or businesses)
Nomination deadline is December 15th. Download a nomination form here.
NOTICE OF INTENDED DESIGNATION OF A MUNICIPAL HISTORIC SITE - ARCTIC BROTHERHOOD HALL (Gerties)
Notice is herby given that Council of the City of Dawson declares its intention to designate the building known as Arctic Brotherhood Hall (Gerties) and the legal lot it stands as a Municipal Historic Site. A Public Hearing will be held on Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 7:00 PM, Council Chambers, City Office for Council to consider all written and verbal submissions.
View: Full Poster
CITY OF DAWSON: 2014 DRINKING WATER WELL CONSTRUCTION AND TESTING REPORT IS AVAILABLE FOR VIEWING
View the Summary Report:
2014 Dawson City Production Well Project Summary
View the Full Report:
2014 Driniking Water Well Construction and Testing Report 9MB
PUBLIC NOTICE: DOME ROAD CONSTRUCTION ENDS FOR SEASON
Yukon Government, Energy, Mines and Resources has issued a public notice RE: Dome Road Construction ends for the season.
View: Public Notice
ATTENTION RESIDENTS: PLEASE TURN ON WATER BLEEDERS
Winter is here! Please ensure all water bleeders are TURNED ON!!
They should be turned on at the rate of one litre per minute.
Don't let your pipes freeze up on you!!
HISTORICAL PROPERTIES STEWARDSHIP REBATE:
The Historical Properties Stewardship Rebate Bylaw had third and final reading on August 26th, 2014.
~ You may be eligible for a rebate if your property has a historically significant structure(s) and your 2014 current year property taxes increased as a result of the minimum tax rate increase.
~ Properties that have a designated assessment code INS or whose property owner is a government, quasi government or religious body are not eligible for the rebate.
~ The maximum residential rebate is $250.00 and the maximum non-residential rebate is $350.00.
Application for the rebate can be made by visiting the City of Dawson Offices.
EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 28TH - WINTER DUMP HOURS
Please be advised winter dump hours will be effective starting October 28th, 2014.
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday
Sunday, Monday, Thursday & Holidays
STATEMENT OF DECISION - DEVELOPMENT PERMIT #13-098
View: Statement of Decision RE: Development Permit #13-098
2013 Auditors Report & Financial Statements
- Pursuant to section 260(1) of the Municipal the City of Dawson does hereby give notice that the Auditors Report & Financial Statements for the year ended December 31, 2013 are available for Inspection.
2013 Auditors Report & 2013 Audited Financial Statements
CITY OF DAWSON HERITAGE ADVISORY COMMITTEE IS SEEKING MEMBERS
Calling all residents interested in serving on the Heritage Advisory Committee. To view the eligibility requirements as well as the duties, responsibilities and qualifications of the position, please view
full public notice.
Submission deadline: 5:00 PM, July 31st, 2014
REMINDER TO ALL DOG OWNERS!
This is a reminder that there is a leash law in the City of Dawson. Please have your dog(s) leashed at all times when not on your property or outside the Off-leash Dog Park.
To all responsible pet owners - Thank you!!
View full Public Notice
LEASH-OPTIONAL DOG PARK
Mayor and Council designated a portion of the North End Park as a new Leash-optional Dog Park.