The District of Kitimat wishes to inform the public that members of Unifor Local 2300 are in a legal strike position and have begun picketing municipal buildings. As a result of job action, the following facilities are closed:
- Riverlodge Recreation Centre
- Tamitik Arena / Kitimat Ice Rink
- Sam Lindsay Aquatic Centre
The following facilities may be behind picket lines:
- Municipal Office
- Public Works Yard
The Municipal Office will be open weekdays 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for limited services, with hours subject to change. Messages can be left at 250-632-8900 or info,,,kitimat.ca. Building Inspection will not be available during a strike. However, the Landfill will remain open and residential garbage collection will continue on the regular schedule.
RCMP, Fire Department and BC Ambulance services will remain operational. In the event of an emergency, please dial 9-1-1.
The District of Kitimat website will be updated regularly to keep the public informed of any other service disruptions that may occur due to a strike. Please visit www.kitimat.ca
Updates will also be available on the District of Kitimat Facebook page and,,,KitimatDistrict on Twitter. If you require assistance, please call 250-632-8900 (Municipal Office) or 250-632-8930, Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Public Works Yard).