Updates on major projects and community news
Northwest BC Major Projects
The Northwest BC Major Projects was initially a publication of the Kitimat-Terrace Industrial Development Society (KTIDS) and the Kitimat Chamber of Commerce is pleased to be able to continue updating and producing this publication.
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Northwest BC Resource Benefits Alliance
The Northwest BC Resource Alliance (RBA) is a group of local governments committed to achieving fair revenue sharing for the region through negotiations with the provincial government.
The RBA was formed in 2014 by the Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine, the City of Terrace, the Districts of Kitimat, Stewart and New Hazelton, the Village of Hazelton and all the RDKS Electoral Area Directors.
Or visit the website - www.nwresourcebenefits.ca
District of Kitimat
The District of Kitimat, in collaboration with the Kitimat Chamber of Commerce, aims to enhance economic development by encouraging private sector investment in façade improvements for existing businesses. This follow other initiatives to help existing Kitimat businesses make improvements, including the Revitalization Tax Exemption program for commercial properties.
The availability of façade improvements grants comes at an excellent time for the community, which is experiencing a period of renewal as a result of industrial development.
The District of Kitimat is receiving funding through Northern Development Initiative Trust’s Business Façade Improvement Program, which aims to enhance economic development by encouraging existing businesses to make upgrades to their building’s exterior. Applications are accepted on an outgoing basis and are reviewed on a first come, first serve basis until the annual budget of the program has been allocated.
Projects that qualify for funding would receive a reimbursement of 50 per cent of eligible coasts, up to a maximum of $5,000.
Northwest Regional Airport
Need Office Space to Rent?
Contact the Kitimat Chamber of Commerce for a list of companies who have office/shop space to rent in Kitimat.