National Mosquito Control Awareness Week

Kamloops, BC – June 23, 2020 – Canada Day is just around the corner, but itchy mosquito bites may already be a problem in your community. In honor of National Mosquito Control Awareness Week (June 21-27), the TNRD and the American Mosquito Control Association (AMCA) have tips to help you declare independence from those pesky blood-suckers. Pools are open …

National Mosquito Control Awareness Week Read More

TNRD Launches New Emergency Alerting System

Kamloops, BC – June 22, 2020 – Residents of the Thompson-Nicola Regional District can feel safer knowing they can proactively get the information they need during an emergency. The TNRD officially launched a new emergency alerting system at the Regular Board Meeting on Thursday, June 18. The alert system is powered by Voyent Alert!, which provides emergency …

TNRD Launches New Emergency Alerting System Read More

TNRD Office Reopens After COVID-19 Closure

Kamloops, BC – June 19, 2020 – The Thompson-Nicola Regional District’s Civic Building administrative office has reopened to the public by appointment only, with new protocols and safety plans in place. Members of the public can call 250-377-8673 or 1-877-377-8673 (toll-free in BC) to book an appointment with the appropriate department and staff member. Appointments may …

TNRD Office Reopens After COVID-19 Closure Read More

Library Launches Virtual Programs for Teens

Kamloops, BC – May 29, 2020 – There’s no need to leave your living room to join the Thompson-Nicola Regional Library’s next set of interactive events. Teens ages 13-18 are invited to participate in three fun-filled programs from the comfort of their own computers! “If you’ve been missing our in-person teen programs, our virtual programming is here to …

Library Launches Virtual Programs for Teens Read More

Disposal Fees are Back in Place for Household Garbage

Kamloops, BC – May 28, 2020 – Effective immediately, disposal fees will be reinstated for all garbage dropped off at TNRD-operated waste facilities. The fees for bagged household garbage were temporarily ceased as a safety measure to protect workers and the public during the COVID-19 pandemic. The TNRD’s operations contractor has implemented new safe work procedures …

Disposal Fees are Back in Place for Household Garbage Read More

Water Meter Installations

The Thompson-Nicola Regional District will be installing water meters in all eleven (11) TNRD Community Water Systems over the next couple of years. Your new meter will have enhanced metering technology with advanced features, including leak detection, backflow monitoring, and remote meter reading.

Mosquito Reduction & Surveillance

You may have seen mosquito reduction and surveillance operations overhead last weekend in the Douglas Lake and Pinantan Lake areas. Aerial treatments allow the TNRD to target areas that are very large, or difficult for field technicians and biologists to access. If you ever have any questions or want to learn more about these operations, …

Mosquito Reduction & Surveillance Read More

Social Distancing Doesn’t Mean Disconnecting

Kamloops, BC – May 7, 2020 – The Thompson-Nicola Regional Library is doing its best to help patrons stay connected. Did you know that your library card can help connect you with information and entertainment from around the world? The PressReader platform available on provides online access to thousands of newspapers and magazines, including the National Post, Vancouver Sun, Edmonton Sun and The Guardian. PressReader also includes …

Social Distancing Doesn’t Mean Disconnecting Read More

Sign up for the TNRD mailing list

Subscribe to get the latest regional news and updates delivered straight to your inbox. Opt in or out anytime.

Scroll to Top