The City of Williams Lake is now accepting applications for the 2022 COVID-19 Hardship Grant 

(click on the image below for the application form)

COVID Hardship Grant Applications Open - 2021-22-web



EOC Contact Phone Numbers


Emergency Operation Center (EOC) - 250 392-2364

Emergency Support Services (ESS) - 250 267-4861


  1. Media Release - IH - Booster Program

    Interior Health Expanding Clinic Availability for Booster Program

    Interior Health is expanding COVID-19 immunization clinic capacity throughout the region to make it easier for more people to get their booster dose as soon as they are eligible Read on...
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    City of Williams Lake Council Highlights - January 11

    The City of Williams Lake's 2022 Family Day Celebration is receiving a bit of a boost. Read on...
  3. 220105-CoWL-HousingIncentiveProgram

    Housing Incentive Program Cheque Presented to Local Developer

    A local developer will be receiving a reimbursement for building costs associated with a new multi-family development in Williams Lake. Read on...
  4. Media Release - Williams Lake Endowment Fund Donation

    City of Williams Lake Receives Substantial Donation to the Williams Lake Endowment Fund

    The celebratory bell at the Prince George Community Foundation rang last week on behalf of the City of Williams Lake, as a $50,000 donation from an anonymous lake city resident was received. Read on...
  5. Media Release CMRC

    Updated Restrictions at Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex

    As per the new order from the Provincial Health Officer, the City has updated restrictions at the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex (CMRC). Read on...
  6. Media Release - Evacuation Order Rescinded (1)

    Evacuation Order Lifted for Remaining Green Acres Mobile Home Park Properties

    The City of Williams Lake has lifted an evacuation order for residents living in two properties at the Green Acres Mobile Home Park in Williams Lake as of 2 pm today, December 14, 2021 Read on...
  7. Cariboo Winterland Schedule

    Rink Two at Complex to Transform into Cariboo Winterland

    For two weeks, rink two at the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex will be transformed into a Cariboo Winterland. Read on...
  8. COVID Hardship Grant Applications Open - 2021-22-web

    City Accepting Applications for COVID Hardship Grants

    The City of Williams Lake is offering 20 grants in the amount of $1,250 each for non-profit community organizations that have experienced hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read on...
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    City of Williams Lake Council Highlights - December 7

    Council unanimously supported a decision to reallocate remainingfunds from the COVID Safe Restart Grant for the following uses: Read on...
  10. Media Release - Fire Department Food Drive

    Fire Department Collecting Donations for Food Bank on December 7, 2021

    As the holiday season approaches, the Williams Lake Fire Department is once again conducting a food drive to collect non-perishable food items for the Salvation Army Food Bank Read on...
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    City Hall and Complex accepting food drive donations starting December 1, 2021

    Following the success of last year’s food drive, the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex has joined forces with other City of Williams Lake staff to help spread some holiday cheer in the form of food donations for those in need this season Read on...
  12. Council Highlights - November 23 Page 1

    City of Williams Lake Council Highlights - November 23

    Council proclaimed December 1 to 10, 2021 as the 'Purple Ribbon Campaign' in the City of Williams Lake following a presentation from Women's Contact Society Executive Director Irene Willsie. Read on...
  13. CovidSurvey

    COVID Pandemic Impact Survey Launched by Social Planning Council and City of Williams Lake

    The survey is online, completely anonymous and does not collect any identifying information. It is available online on both the City’s and Social Planning Council’s websites. Read on...
  14. CoWL - Media Release

    Mayor Walt Cobb Issues Statement on Continued Role as Mayor

    Mayor Walt Cobb has shared the following statement: Read on...
  15. City Implements Mandatory Vaccines

    City of Williams Lake Implements Mandatory Vaccine Policy

    Effective January 14, 2022, all City of Williams Lake employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and must provide proof of vaccination Read on...
  16. Position - Media Release

    Council Responds to WLFN's Request for Clarification of its Position on Residential Schools

    At its Regular meeting on November 2, 2021, City of Williams Lake Council responded to correspondence from Williams Lake First Nation Chief Willie Sellars critical of a recent social media post shared by Mayor Walt Cobb. Read on...
  17. Event Hosting - Media Release

    City Now Accepting Applications for 2021 Event Hosting Grant

    The City of Williams Lake is now accepting applications for its November intake of a semiannual Event Hosting Grant Read on...
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    Dog Creek Road Maintenance Works to be Undertaken on October 28th

    The City of Williams Lake will be undertaking maintenance works on Dog Creek Road as of 8 am Thursday morning Read on...
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    Tesla Superchargers Now Open at Prosperity Ridge in Williams Lake

    Following more than five months of construction, eight new Tesla Supercharger stalls are now open at the Prosperity Ridge Shopping Centre in Williams Lake Read on...
  20. Media Release - Expand Lake Harvester Permit

    City Urges Province to Expand Lake Harvester Permit

    On October 18, 2021, the aquatic vegetation harvester was put into action by City of Williams Lake’s certified operators in Williams Lake Read on...
  21. Media Release - Evacuation Order Issued

    Evacuation Order issued for Some Residents of Green Acres Trailer Park

    On September 28, 2021, the City of Williams Lake activated its Emergency Operations Centre at Level 2 in response to land slippage in the vicinity of Frizzi Road and North Mackenzie Avenue North. Read on...
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    City of Williams Lake Hires New Director of Community Services

    The City of Williams Lake is pleased to announce the hiring of Stacey Miranda as the City’s Director of Community Services Read on...
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