December, 2021 Archives

Tender for Public Works

Dec 9 2021
By: Keremeos Admin

The Village of Keremeos has released a tender for works at the wastewater treatment plant. Details of the tender along with downloadable documents are available from BC Bid's website.

Questions about the tender should be forwarded to:

Rob Wall, P. Eng.
Village of Keremeos
c/o TRUE Consulting
#201 - 2079 Falcon Road
Kamloops, British Columbia
V2C 4J2
Phone: 1 (250) 828-0881
Fax: 1 (250) 828-0717



Sealed Tenders clearly marked "Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade" will be received at the Village of Keremeos Office, 702-4th Street, Box 160, Keremeos, B.C. V0X 1N0, up to 2:00pm local time, Tuesday, January 18, 2021. Tenders will be opened in public in the Village of Keremeos Office at 2:00 p.m. on the tender closing date.

The project comprises the following works:

· Cast in place bioreactors with integrated clarifiers,
· Blower and electrical building,
· Aerobic digester conversion,
· Related mechanical and electrical equipment

Tender Documents are available electronically on BC Bid. Printed copies are available from the offices of TRUE Consulting (Kamloops) at a cost of $100, which is non-refundable. A Planholder Registration Form must be completed and emailed to TRUE Consulting at in order to receive any addendums and/or additional information regarding this tender. It is the sole responsibility of the Planholder to ensure that the Registration Form has been received by TRUE Consulting.

Tenders must be accompanied by the following:

(1) A BID BOND, CASH DEPOSIT, CERTIFIED CHEQUE or IRREVOCABLE LETTER OF CLEAN CREDIT in the amount of ten percent (10%) of the Tendered Price.

(2) If a Bid Bond is provided, a CONSENT OF SURETY relating to subsequent security arrangements for PERFORMANCE and LABOUR AND MATERIALS PAYMENT GUARANTEES.

If the information stipulated above is not enclosed with the Tender at the time of opening, the Tender will be rejected.

Tenders received after the closing time will be returned unopened.
The lowest or any Tender will not necessarily be accepted.
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Snow clearing

Dec 6 2021
By: Keremeos Admin

Please remember not to park on the boulevards so that our Public Works crew can clear the roads properly.

Businesses are required to have their sidewalks cleared by 10am.

Residential properties are required to have their sidewalks cleared by 6pm.

Drive safe everyone.


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Evacuation alert rescinded

Dec 4 2021
By: Keremeos Admin

The Evacuation Alert due to high water on the Similkameen River is now rescinded. Please continue to avoid river banks as they may be unstable.

Thanks to Keremeos residents for your preparedness during these unprecidented weather events.

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December 6, 2021 Council Meetings

Dec 3 2021
By: Keremeos Admin

The next meetings of Council will be held on Monday, December 6, 2021 beginning with a Public Hearing at 6pm and followed by the Regular Council Meeting. The meetings will be held in Council Chambers, located at 702 4th St. Masks are required.

To view the Public Hearing agenda package click here.

To view the Regular Council agenda package click here.

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Dec 1st overnight river watch by Fire Department

Dec 1 2021
By: Keremeos Admin

The Village of Keremeos is under Evacuation Alert as of 6:30 pm, December 1, 2021, due to rising water in the Similkameen River. The Keremeos Volunteer Fire Department will once again be monitoring river activity overnight. The RDOS Emergency Operations Centre will be notified if river levels warrant further action or evacuations.

Stay safe, and be prepared to evacuate if necessary.

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Evacuation Alert - December 1, 2021

Dec 1 2021
By: Keremeos Admin

Due to the threat of Flooding in the Village of Keremeos; and because of the potential danger to life, health, and property damage, the Village of Keremeos has issued an EVACUATION ALERT for low-lying properties along the Similkameen River.

To view a map of the affected area, and for more information on what to do if an Evacuation alert is declared please click here.

For more information, and to stay up-to-date on Emergency Operations communications please monitor the Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen website under Hot Topics.

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