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Public Consultation-Disposal of Property

Regulation Station

The first two readings of a property disposal bylaw were read for a 70.7m2 area that holds a regulation station for PNG.  The regulation station sits on the corner of the Pouce Coupe Elementary property.  The third and final reading will be completed at the next regular board meeting.  

A public consultation period is available until February 10, 2021 for anyone wishing to express concerns.  Public feedback regarding the disposal may be presented by emailing the Secretary Treasurer, Melissa Panoulias to be considered by the board.

 

School Bus Notifications

Notice to all Parents/Guardians of Dawson Creek Transportation Students:

Effective January 4th, 2021, the Dawson Creek Transportation Department will no longer be phoning to notify parents/guardians of individual route cancellations. 

Please read the full letter below for information on how to sign up for bus notifications. 

SD59 Bus Route Cancellations

School Bus

The district is experiencing a shortage of casual bus drivers which has led to the cancellation of bus routes. Routes may be cancelled for a single day or longer depending on the circumstances. The Transportation Department will try to limit these instances; however, there may be times when a cancellation is unforeseeable and short notice is given. Please check the bus notification tab on the school district website for daily information, or call the bus info line at 250-782-1061, or subscribe to text alerts for up to date busing information.

SD59 is accepting applications for casual and part-time bus drivers.  Please visit the employment posting if you are interested.

Be Prepared for Winter

winter driving

The Transportation Department is reminding all students to have appropriate winter clothing when they ride the school bus. This will include but not limited to winter coats, winter footwear, head wear and hand protection.

In winter driving conditions, it is important to always be prepared for the unexpected.  This is to ensure the safety of all school bus passengers if there were to be any delays while the bus is on route.

Erase Bullying

Erase is all about building safe and caring school communities. This includes empowering students, parents, educators and the community partners who support them to get help with challenges, report concerns to schools, and learn about complex issues facing students.

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Buses

Posted Route Status
4 hours ago Dawson Creek On Schedule
4 hours ago Chetwynd On Schedule

StrongStart

The StrongStart programs are running as scheduled.