There will be a one hour interruption to our water system today starting at around 1 p.m. The interruption shouldn't last more than one hour and will effect the entire community. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Keeping the Office open has been a team effort this winter, with some areas of the Island seeing several feet of snowfall followed by freezing rains. Chanea and Kim from the Events team were more than happy to help out with clearing snow from walkways to ensure Band Members and clients could access services. Dealing [...]
Our local area is expecting a period of warming with additional rain and 60-80 kilometre an hour southern winds. Staff are monitoring problem trees, but Community Members should watch for tree branches breaking from the weight of ice and high winds. Be prepared for possible power outages if trees fall on power lines. Staff have [...]
Seabird Island has decided to close Seabird Island Community School, Seabird College, Daycare and Preschool Friday, February 9, 2017. They will reopen on Tuesday, February 14 after the Family Day holiday. This decision is in line with our neighbouring school districts. Chilliwack and Fraser Cascade have both cancelled school. The Band Office and Doctors Office [...]
Update: Staff are advised to only come in to work if absolutely necessary. Only our essential services are currently running. The Dental Clinic, Employment Centre, Doctors Office, Fitness Center and Youth Centre will also be closed today. The Pharmacy will be open 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. If you are a staff member, you [...]
Seabird Island has decided to close Seabird Island Community School, Seabird College, Daycare and Preschool today, Thursday, February 9, 2017. This decision is in line with our neighbouring school districts. Please check back after 7:30 a.m. for additional information regarding the Band Office.
“Take it one step at a time. Look after making the Band safer, making the community safer, and know that you’ll get through it – no matter what it is,” said trainer Lynn Orstad when asked what she hoped staff learned from her emergency preparedness training. Over the last few months, staff from Seabird Island [...]
Snow has started falling in all areas of the Fraser Valley and Lower Mainland. Some areas are seeing a stronger snowfall than others. Check Environment Canada and DriveBC websites for updates on conditions. They are reporting that we can expect between 5 to 10 cms of snow. Seabird Island Security and Public Works staff will [...]
After meeting this afternoon, Seabird Island’s Emergency Team has decided to close Seabird Island Community School, Seabird College, Daycare and Preschool tomorrow Tuesday, February 7. This decision is in line with our neighbouring school districts.