Community Feedback Event

There will be  Community Feedback Event on Sunday April 2nd at the Ken Trombley Memorial Arena from 2-7pm hosted by UBC Community Planning. The group is working with Dr. Peter Newbery and Sandra Harris on how to improve transportation to/from the future Upper Skeena Recreation Centre, as well as how the centre can make an […]

Construction Manager At-Risk Awarded Contract

In May of this year, the Owners Partnership Committee decided to pursue the Construction Manager at Risk project delivery method; a prequalification process was completed, followed by the issuance of a Request for Proposal to prequalified firms. The evaluation team’s decision was unanimous in selecting Yellowridge Construction Ltd., of Port Moody, B.C., for the position of […]

The governments of Canada and British Columbia fund new Upper Skeena Recreation Centre

Having safe, creative and welcoming gathering spaces where people can come together for educational, recreational and social events is critical for the health and well-being of Canadians. Community centres allow families and friends to support each other, share experiences and enjoy the quality of life that middle-class Canadians want and expect. The governments of Canada […]

Continued Progress

The Heart of the Hazeltons continues to beat with strength as preparations for the Upper Skeena Recreation Centre continue. Different teams are working on different aspects of the multi-faceted facility, looking at the design and construction of the facility, the services and opportunities the project can deliver and the associated outcome regarding improvements to health, education and wellness […]