Council Meeting Highlights – December 3, 2018

International Day of Disabled Persons December 3, 2018 has been proclaimed as the International Day of Disabled Persons in Mission. Firesmart Grant Endorsed Council endorsed an application from the Mission Fire Rescue Service to the UBCM Community Resiliency...

Forestry Friday – Careers in Forestry

There are just over 5,300 registered forest professionals managing private and crown forests and urban forests throughout BC.  As they say, we aren’t loggers or tree planters, but sometimes we do wear plaid. There are many exciting opportunities in managing natural...

Council Meeting Highlights – November 19, 2018

Forestry Q3 2018 Financial Results The Forestry Department reported a Q3 2018 net loss of $301,752. That loss is greater than the $227,635 projected for Q3 due to a longer shutdown period casued by the extended fire season. Net profit for the year remains positive at...

Sandbags Available – Public Works

In preparation for the upcoming winter weather, the District of Mission Public Works Department is offering free sandbags to Mission residents (no contractors please). Residents can take up to 10 burlap sandbags per address on a first come, first serve basis. There...