Cayoose Creek – Emergency Notice Regarding Wildfires

2023-08-21T14:21:37-07:00

Dear community members, As you may already be aware, the Province declared a State of Emergency on August 18th to support ongoing response and recovery efforts caused by wildfire. This enabled the Province to restrict travel to specific areas as needed. Non-essential travel, including use of accommodations, is restricted in: Kelowna & West Kelowna Kamloops Oliver Osoyoos Penticton Vernon This will ensure that accommodations are accessible for evacuees and emergency responders, and will remain in effect until September 4, 2023. In the event our community requires evacuation, Council would like to reassure you that we have an emergency and [...]

Cayoose Creek – Emergency Notice Regarding Wildfires2023-08-21T14:21:37-07:00

Attention all artists: Lightfoot Gas & Convenience Store is looking for a new logo

2023-08-16T12:24:12-07:00

Attention all artists.  Lightfoot Gas & Convenience Store is looking for a new logo to represent us moving forward.  We are hold a logo contest! Design Guidelines Our only guideline is that the logo must be based around our St’at’imc culture. The logo will be used on small spaces such as clothing, along with our fuel branding, and so details will need to be clear when the logo is sized for embroidery or screening. Submission Guidelines Please email your entry to: manager@lightfootgas.ca Subject line: Logo Contest Or drop off a physical copy at the Lightfoot Gas and Convenience Store. [...]

Attention all artists: Lightfoot Gas & Convenience Store is looking for a new logo2023-08-16T12:24:12-07:00

Texas Creek Wildfire Notice

2023-07-25T13:03:34-07:00

July 25, 2023 – Dear Sekw’el’was community members,  We are actively monitoring wildfire activity in the Texas Creek area, approximately 40 km from our community, with the BC Wildfire Service.  We are in close contact with T’it’q’et leadership team and the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District, who is responsible for issuing any evacuation alerts or orders. At this time, no alert or order has been issued for Cayoose Creek.   Everyone has a role to play to help reduce the risk of wildfire in our community, and to be prepared in case the situation changes.  Be safe  Due to the proximity of this wildfire, [...]

Texas Creek Wildfire Notice2023-07-25T13:03:34-07:00

Boil Water Advisory lifted for Cayoose Creek Residents on Pashilqua 2

2023-07-25T09:11:32-07:00

July 25, 2023 – Dear Cayoose Creek Residents on Pashilqua 2 (also known as IR2) On July 19th, 2023, we told you that we received a water alert from the First Nations Health Authority (FNHA), which meant that a Boil Water Advisory was issued for residents on Pashilqua 2 (IR2). We are pleased to inform you that the Boil Water Advisory has been lifted. This means that it is safe to drink your tap water. Please stay informed and updated about important issues through our Facebook page Sekwelwas Cayoose Creek and/or our website, https://cayoosecreek.ca/. If you have any questions or concerns, please [...]

Boil Water Advisory lifted for Cayoose Creek Residents on Pashilqua 22023-07-25T09:11:32-07:00

British Columbia Wildfire Update

2023-07-20T12:18:13-07:00

July 19, 2023 The BC Wildfire Service continues to respond to multiple wildfires in the Lillooet Fire Zone. There are currently 13 active wildfires within this fire zone; eight are classified as Out of Control, one is classified as Being Held and four are classified as Under Control. Source: BC Wildfire Service View full bulletin [PDF] Casper Creek wildfire (K71535) The Casper Creek wildfire (K71535), located approxi-mately 33 kilometers west of Lillooet in the proximity of Anderson Lake, is now estimated to be 528 hectares in size and remains classified as Out [...]

British Columbia Wildfire Update2023-07-20T12:18:13-07:00

First Annual General Meeting

2023-07-20T09:45:05-07:00

Join us in-person or online for the First Annual General Meeting. View full size [PNG] Where? Coyoose Creek Development Corporation When? Tuesday, July 25 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm. Agenda 4:00 pm - Doors open 4:30 pm - Dinner served 5:00 - 7:00 pm -  Meeting (Welcome and Introductions, Presentations, Questions and Answers) RSVP You can RSVP in any of the following ways: At Band Office Reception Register to attend via EventBrite. Scan the QR code:

First Annual General Meeting2023-07-20T09:45:05-07:00

Boil Water Advisory issued for Cayoose Creek Residents on Pashilqua 2

2023-07-19T10:24:11-07:00

July 19, 2023 - Dear Cayoose Creek Residents on Pashilqua 2 ( also known as IR2), We received a Water alert from the First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) regarding our water supply which requires immediate attention to ensure the safety and health of all our residents. Effective immediately, a Boil Water Advisory is being issued for Cayoose Creek Residents on Pashilqua 2 (also known as IR2). This advisory is a precautionary measure to protect the health of our community and prevent any potential risks associated with consuming or using tap water. Please note that this is a precautionary measure and we [...]

Boil Water Advisory issued for Cayoose Creek Residents on Pashilqua 22023-07-19T10:24:11-07:00

Cayoose Creek Band Council Welcome Letter

2023-07-18T12:08:58-07:00

Dear Sekw’el’was community members, On behalf of the newly elected Council and myself, I am delighted to extend a warm welcome to all members of our great Sekw’el’was community. It is with honor that we embark on this journey together, dedicated to serving and enhancing the well-being of our people. As your Chief, I am committed to fostering an environment of unity, transparency, and inclusivity. I believe the strength of our community lies in the diversity of our voices and our collective experiences. We are coming together as one, to lift each other up and build a future that supports [...]

Cayoose Creek Band Council Welcome Letter2023-07-18T12:08:58-07:00
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