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August 25th, 2014 Volunteers Needed for Council Appointed Board or Committee
The City of Castlegar invites applications from persons interested in volunteering to serve on a Council appointed Board or Committee.
August 14th, 2014 City of Castlegar - Election Information
The link below is intended to assist City of Castlegar electors by answering commonly asked questions about General Local Government Elections
August 6th, 2014 City of Castlegar | CUPE Strike Information
The Union representing our city workers refuses to vote on the final offer from the City and commenced job action in the form of an overtime ban on August 19, 2014. Check here for civic service and bargaining updates.
August 5th, 2014 Open Burning Prohibition
Due to the hot and dry weather conditions all open burning is prohibited within the City of Castlegar.
July 30th, 2014 Grand Opening of the Millennium Park Natural Swimming Ponds!
On Monday, August 4th, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m, you are invited to the Grand Opening of the Millennium Park Natural Swimming Ponds. Free Outdoor recreation for all ages. A free shuttle to the event will be running every half hour with pickup from the Castle
July 28th, 2014 Development Cost Charge Bylaw Update
July 16th, 2014 Water Service Interruption - Arrow Lakes Drive
June 4th, 2014 Disposition of Land
June 4th, 2014 2014 Water Regulations
Be Water Wise This Summer! SPRINKLING REGULATIONS 2014 FOR RESIDENTS OF CASTLEGAR, BLUEBERRY AND LUCAS ROAD
June 2nd, 2014 Millennium Park Memorial Dedication Program
Millennium Park Memorial Dedication Program wants you!
May 22nd, 2014 Promote Castlegar, win some money, take a selfie
May 13th, 2014 Curbside Recycling for 2014
The City of Castlegar continues the drive toward environmental sustainability through curb side waste collection and recycling.
May 12th, 2014 Curbside recycling changes to take effect May 19 2014
April 29th, 2014 2014 National Public Works Week
Castlegar celebrates National Public Works Week (May 18 to May 24, 2014)
April 17th, 2014 PARK NAMING
The City of Castlegar is seeking input from the residents on what they would like to see the parks name to be.
April 17th, 2014 Trash To Treasure Day April 26, 2014
Its Trash to Treasure time again!
April 8th, 2014 Castlegar Seed Library
Did you save seeds from your harvest last season? The Castlegar Seed Library aims to develop a bank of regionally-acclimated, local seed.
April 4th, 2014 Earth Day 2014
Tuesday, April 22nd Kinsmen Park, Castlegar (beside the library) 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. FREE BBQ lunch - 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
April 4th, 2014 Adopt-A-Road Program
ADOPT-A-ROAD PROGRAM is a public service program for volunteers to pick up litter along City of Castlegar boulevards and rights of way.
March 25th, 2014 YARD WASTE COLLECTION
The City of Castlegar is offering curb side yard waste collection on April 15, 16, 29, and 30, 2014.
March 19th, 2014 Application to relocate liquor-primary licence
March 13th, 2014 Canada Post Town Hall Forum
March 7th, 2014 Public Hearing Cancellation Notice
March 7th, 2014 Interim CARIP Report
March 5th, 2014 Notice - Outdoor rinks at Kinnaird Park are Closed for the Season
March 4th, 2014 Hope Air - Free flights for financially-disadvantaged Canadians who need Health Care
February 25th, 2014 SUPPORT OUR BID TO BECOME KRAFT HOCKEYVILLE 2014!
Nominations are now open.
February 25th, 2014 NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING - 2014 BUDGET and FIVE YEAR FINANCIAL PLAN
The City seeks your input and your submissions at a public, open house, meeting on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 from 5:00 pm to 6:30 p.m.
February 24th, 2014 Castlegar Broadband Initiative
February 20th, 2014 Toilet Rebate Program
Replace your existing toilet with a low-flush toilet for a Utility Tax Rebate.
February 17th, 2014 Columbia Basin Trust Community Initiatives and Affected Areas Funding Programs
February 3rd, 2014 Community Mid Winter Celebration
Free skating, fireworks, hotdogs, and hot chocolate. Fire barrels to warm you.
January 28th, 2014 Dam Helicopters Ad 2014
January 21st, 2014 Outdoor Ice Rinks
The Community Outdoor Ice Rink is OPEN to the public.
January 17th, 2014 ACUTE HEALTH CARE COMMUNITY QUESTIONNAIRE
As a Castlegar resident, your input is being solicited to help develop a strategic plan to assist the region in making decisions to guide acute health care investments in the coming years.
January 8th, 2014 Message from the Mayor - 2013 Year in Review
January 8th, 2014 Postponed - Tobaggan Party on Friday, January 24
January 6th, 2014 Snow Removal Priority Routes
Snow removal on Priority Routes
January 6th, 2014 Outdoor Skating Rink
Community Outdoor Skating Rink
December 31st, 2013 Free Transportation for New Years Eve
West Kootenay Transit is providing free service for New Years Eve.
December 20th, 2013 Proposed Boundary Expansion - Alternative Approval Process
December 17th, 2013 City Hall office hours over the holiday season
December 12th, 2013 Snow Busters
Snow Buster Program
December 3rd, 2013 Public Council Meeting Dates for 2014
November 19th, 2013 Holiday Train 2013
The Canadian Pacific holiday train is coming to Castlegar on December 11th!
November 19th, 2013 Winterfest Celebration on Dec 6th
November 13th, 2013 The Bloomin X-mas Planter Affair
Communities in Bloom is looking for volunteers!
November 8th, 2013 Eligibility Criteria for LiveSmart BC: Small Business Program
November 5th, 2013 Snow Dump Permits
To use the Snow Dump at the Complex for depositing snow a Snow Dump Permit is required.
November 5th, 2013 Equipment Registry
The City of Castlegar is updating the Equipment Registry of available rental equipment for use in operations.
October 31st, 2013 Happy Halloween!
October 28th, 2013 Managing Household Waste in Castlegar Just Got Easier!
If you are one of the growing number of people who has a smartphone or tablet, you can download a City of Castlegar App that puts garbage, recycling, special waste collection details and much more at your fingertips, anytime you want them.
October 22nd, 2013 DCC Bylaw Update - Open House
October 22nd, 2013 Zoning Amendment (Rural Zoned Properties) - Public Hearing
October 21st, 2013 City announces appointment of new Deputy Director of Corporate Services
October 9th, 2013 WATER MAINTENANCE NOTICE
The City of Castlegar main water supply will be down from 7:00pm Thursday, October 10, 2013 until 12:00am (midnight) Thursday, October 10, 2013.
October 8th, 2013 City of Castlegar doubles the number of Kootenay Energy Diet rebates available to residents
At the meeting on October 7th 2013, City Council agreed to provide 50 additional $25 rebates for residents that take part in FortisBC\\\'s Kootenay Energy Diet program.
September 27th, 2013 CASTLEGAR RANKED AMONG THE TOP 100 GROWTH COMMUNITIES IN CANADA
Canadian Real Estate Wealth Magazine rates Castlegar in the top 100 highest growth communities within Canada.
September 27th, 2013 Disposition of Land
836 and 862 - 8th Avenue Castlegar Hospice
September 26th, 2013 HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE RECYCLING
September 25th, 2013 Yard Waste Collection Program
A curb side yard waste collection program.
September 17th, 2013 Official Election Results
September 16th, 2013 Preliminary By-Election Results
August 27th, 2013 Back to School Safety Tips
Its back to school time! Traffic gets a little heavier on our streets, school buses and public transit are on regular routes, and more people are walking, cycling or driving to school. Help everyone stay safe this school year!
August 26th, 2013 Volunteer Positions Available
The City of Castlegar invites applications from persons interested in volunteering to serve on a Council appointed Board or Committee.
August 22nd, 2013 Government of Canada invests in safety at West Kootenay Regional Airport
The Honourable John Duncan, Minister of State and Chief Government Whip and Member of Parliament for Vancouver Island North, on behalf of the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today announced more than $630,000 in funding for three safety impr
August 19th, 2013 NOTICE OF ELECTION BY VOTING
NOTICE OF ELECTION BY VOTING NOTICE OF ADVANCE VOTING OPPORTUNITY
August 19th, 2013 Disposition of Land
August 9th, 2013 By-Election Declaration of Candidates
August 7th, 2013 Household Hazardous Waste Round-up Event
The RDCK will be hosting a household hazardous waste round up event in Castlegar October 5, 2013.
July 24th, 2013 Water Break - Emergency
Water main break at 5th Street & 9th Avenue is REPAIRED. WATER IS NOW ON.
July 18th, 2013 ROAD WORKS - PAVING
Paving schedule continues for July 26th, 2013 to July 28th, 2013 (Friday to Sunday).
July 11th, 2013 Notice of Nomination - 2013 Local Government By-Election
June 10th, 2013 IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR 2013 PROPERTY TAX NOTICE
If you have not received your Property Tax notice or have recently purchased your property and have not received a Property Tax notice, please contact the City of Castlegar at (250) 365-7227.
June 10th, 2013 CAT TRAPS
The City of Castlegar does not capture stray and at-large cats, but does lend humane traps to residents. Bylaw Enforcement Officers will pick up cats trapped in a City cat trap. Cat traps humanely catch cats roaming off their owners property.
May 27th, 2013 Upcoming Summer Events
May 23rd, 2013 Important Reminders for Dog Owners
May 23rd, 2013 LINE PAINTING
The Annual Line Painting Program will be commencing this weekend throughout the City until the end of May 2013.
May 17th, 2013 Kootenay Energy Diet
Sign up to participate in the Kootenay Energy Diet to learn about your home and where your energy dollars are leaking out.
May 16th, 2013 PUBLIC WORKS WEEK, MAY 19 - 25, 2013
The City of Castlegar is Proud to Celebrate \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\"Because of Public Works Ö \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\" National Public Works Week, May 19 - 25, 2013
May 7th, 2013 Air Service Increased at West Kootenay Regional Airport
The West Kootenay Regional Airport is pleased to advise that Jazz Air has increased its summer passenger service to better meet the needs of the travelling public in the West Kootenay region.
April 9th, 2013 Composters available at a reduced price for residents
The City of Castlegar is selling Indoor/Outdoor composter packages through a special program for its residents.
March 19th, 2013 STRENGTHENING THE CREATIVE ECONOMY
The City of Castlegar invests in maintaining and enhancing cultural initiatives
March 19th, 2013 Millennium Ponds Project Update
Additional permitting issues will delay construction until fall 2013.
March 14th, 2013 NOTICE - RESIDENTIAL OPEN AIR BURNING
Effective January 7, 2013, all open air burning of residential yard and garden waste within the City of Castlegar is prohibited.
February 26th, 2013 WATER SUPPLY UPDATE
Since the water outage on Wednesday February 20, 2013 City of Castlegar staff have followed up and checked out a few areas within the City.
February 6th, 2013 CITY OF CASTLEGAR NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING 2013 BUDGET
January 18th, 2013 Community Skating Party at the Kinnaird Park Outdoor Rinks
On Friday, February 1 from 5:30pm to 8:00pm come out and enjoy fire works, free hotdogs, free hot chocolate, fire barrels, and of course skating.
November 29th, 2012 City of Castlegar X-mas hours
November 20th, 2012 Water Shutdown for Blueberry Residents
Starting 9:00am on Tuesday, Nov 20th until 2:00pm on Wednesday, Nov 21st, Blueberry residents must shut off their hot water tanks to prevent damage.
November 7th, 2012 Road Closure due to Emergency Maintenance
Starting at 9:00pm on Nov 8th the Columbia Ave rail crossing will be closed. It will reopen at 5:00am on Nov 9th. Detour route will be the Robson and Kinnaird Bridges. Emergency vehicles will use the Woodland Drive bypass.
November 1st, 2012 Climate Smart program offered at a reduce rate for local businesses
Help make your business more competitive and reduce energy, fuel and waste costs. Selkirk College and sponsors are helping local businesses participate in a Climate Smart program at a reduced rate.
October 4th, 2012 Household Hazardous Waste Round-Up Events
August 29th, 2012 Bear Aware Media Release
August 28th, 2012 Proposed Revitalization Bylaw 1160
Proposed Revitalization Bylaw 1160 is intended to encourage economic growth by providing tax incentives.
August 16th, 2012 YARD WASTE DUMPING
In a number of areas, no dumping signs have been posted but dumping continues.
July 26th, 2012 Disaster Financial Assistance Available for Castlegar Residents
Those impacted by the June 22, 2012 to July 2, 2012 flooding event as well as the July 17, 2012 to July 18, 2012 flooding event may be eligible for financial support under the British Columbia Disaster Financial Assistance Program (DFA).
June 28th, 2012 Kinsmen Water Park
Kinsmen Water Park is operational but not at 100%.
June 25th, 2012 CLOSURES DUE TO FLOODING
Millennium Park walkway and trails are closed due to flooding. The access road to Zuckerberg Island is closed due to a washout.
June 15th, 2012 Canada Day - Fun for the entire family! Postponed Due To Weather
June 11th, 2012 Rain Barrels Available
50 (fifty) rain barrels are available to City of Castlegar residents on a first-come basis for $50.00, which includes the downspout diverter.
June 8th, 2012 Sprinkling Regulations
June 7th, 2012 West Kootenay Regional Airport Advisory Committee to Meet with WestJet
On June 27 and 28 the committee will meet with Westjet in Calgary to disuss Westjet service to the West Kootenay and Boundary Region.
May 10th, 2012 Composters at a reduced price for residents
Reduce your household waste and help the environment by composting at home!
April 2nd, 2012 COMPOST FACILITY
April 2nd, 2012 Yard Waste Program
The City is offering a curbside yard waste collection program in April and May.
March 29th, 2012 West Kootenay Climate Change Summit a Success
March 6th, 2012 Do you have the Luckiest Loo?
The Luckiest Loo Program is aimed at finding the busiest and luckiest toilet in Castlegar at Institutional, Commercial and/or Industrial users.
March 5th, 2012 Earth Hour on Saturday, March 31st at 8:30pm
Join the millions that are showing they care about how they use power,every hour of every day.
February 14th, 2012 Notice: Kinnaird Outdoor Ice Rink Closed for Season
February 9th, 2012 Castlegar Youth Engagement - Final Report
February 2nd, 2012 2012 City of Castlegar Utility Invoice
January 26th, 2012 Cancelled - Toboggan Party on Saturday, February 18th
Fire works, free refreshments, fire barrels, lighted toboggan area, and free transportation!
January 20th, 2012 Notice of Public Meeting - 2012 Budget and Five Year Financial Plan
January 17th, 2012 National Sweater Day
Turn down the heat. Turn up your sweater! Sweater Day is back - On February 9th, the WWF wants Canadians to put on a sweater and lower their thermostats, to take action on climate change.
December 7th, 2011 2012 Regular Council Meeting Schedule
November 24th, 2011 Holiday Train 2011
November 19th, 2011 2011 OFFICIAL ELECTION RESULTS
November 10th, 2011 16th Annual Winterfest on Friday, December 2nd, 2011
Come and celebrate the holiday season with friends and neighbors at Winterfest
October 25th, 2011 Declaration of Election By Voting
October 25th, 2011 Notice of Election By Voting Council
October 25th, 2011 Notice of Election By Voting Trustee
October 21st, 2011 Columbia River Treaty Information
October 20th, 2011 Notice of Advance Voting
October 18th, 2011 Application for liquor License Change
October 17th, 2011 Declaration of Candidates
October 7th, 2011 Information Sessions about the Columbia River Treaty
Columbia Basin Trust (CBT) is hosting information sessions about the Columbia River Treaty (CRT) in Trail and Castlegar.
October 6th, 2011 Local Government Election Information
September 29th, 2011 Kitchen compost bins free with donation to a local charity
September 19th, 2011 2011 Sculpture Walk Video
September 12th, 2011 Application for liquor license
September 1st, 2011 Council Appointments
The City of Castlegar invites applications from persons interested in volunteering to serve on a Council appointed Board or Committee.
September 1st, 2011 Elections
August 18th, 2011 Free Water Meter Installations
All residences within the City of Castlegar will receive a water meter and a radio reading device.
August 10th, 2011 David Thompson celebration in Millenium Park
Come and celebrate the 200th Anniversary of David Thompson in the West Kootenays
August 2nd, 2011 Bear Aware
July 28th, 2011 Paving Notice
June 30th, 2011 Official Community Plan Public Hearing
June 28th, 2011 Twin Rivers Park Master Plan
June 27th, 2011 July 2011 Paving Schedule
June 27th, 2011 Art Walk Opening
Join us for live entertainment and the opening of Art Walk on Tuesday, June 28th at 7pm at the Castlegar Recreation Complex.
June 27th, 2011 2011 Kootenay Festival on July 16th
June 13th, 2011 Castlegar celebrates Canada Day!
Come and out and celebrate Canada day from 5:00pm to 11:00pm at the Castlegar Recreation Centre soccer field.
June 10th, 2011 Kinsmen Water Park closed for re-surfacing from June 17th to 27th
June 10th, 2011 Provide feedback on the master plan for Millennium Park on June 27th
May 30th, 2011 Water Outage Notice
May 29th, 2011 Road and water disruptions notice
May 19th, 2011 Sprinkling Regulations
May 12th, 2011 Official Community Plan Open House
Read and comment on the Draft Official Community Plan!
April 27th, 2011 Twin Rivers Park Master Plan
Seeking public input on Design Charrette drawings!
April 20th, 2011 2011 Census
The next census will take place in May 2011
March 31st, 2011 Composters for sale at a reduced price
The City of Castlegar in partnership with Waste Management is selling backyard composters through a special program for its residents.
March 28th, 2011 Climate change and stormwater infrastructure vulnerability assessment
Read how climate change could potentially affect the city of Castlegar's stormwater infrastructure.
March 22nd, 2011 Millenium Park Master Planning
The City of Castlegar is creating a Master Plan to act as a guide and overall vision for the future development of the Twin Rivers Park area. Be a part of its development!
March 16th, 2011 Castlegar sends relief funds to Japan
At an emergency meeting on March 16th council agreed to send a dollar for every man, woman, and child in Castlegar to the relief fund.
March 9th, 2011 Earth Hour 2011 Challenge!
On Saturday, March 26th take a stand on climate change by turning off your lights for one hour.
February 15th, 2011 National Sweater Day - Feb. 17th!
January 26th, 2011 Mayor's 2010 Year-End Review and 2011 Report
January 25th, 2011 Family Toboggan Party
February 12th, 5:30pm at Cone Hill Park
January 20th, 2011 Added intelligence brought to Castlegar streetlights
January 13th, 2011 Trash to Treasure Day - April 23rd
December 14th, 2010 SNOW BUSTERS
December 8th, 2010 Notice to Electors - Proposed Boundary Expansion
November 18th, 2010 2011 Council Meeting Dates
November 16th, 2010 Castlegar Youth Strategy
Public Survey and Youth Strategy Community Forum
October 13th, 2010 Transit Overhaul
A newly designed transit system for the Castlegar region

New Year's Eve SPECIAL Bus Service

October 8th, 2010 GARBAGE REGULATION INCREASED ENFORCEMENT ACTIVITY
September 10th, 2010 New Bicycle Facilites
August 27th, 2010 FREE Low-Flow Showerhead Program
August 24th, 2010 2009 Annual Report
August 18th, 2010 Recreation Centre Expansion Proposal
August 5th, 2010 Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure
July 22nd, 2010 Climate change 101 video
Want to learn more about what climate change will mean for Castlegar?
June 29th, 2010 Art Project to exhibit the unique lives of Castlegar residents
Filmmaker and photographer Rachel Schmidt will be compiling images and stories that tie our community together.
June 16th, 2010 Castlegar Sculpure Walk
June 10th, 2010 Climate change survey!
Do you have a story to tell? What changes have you seen in the community that may be related to climate change? The City of Castlegar wants to find out in an online survey!
June 10th, 2010 Canada Day Celebration
Your are invited for an outdoor movie, live music, food, games, prizes ....
June 5th, 2010 JULY 13 WORKSHOP
WORKSHOP: Adaptation Action Planning for food & local agriculture
June 2nd, 2010 CLAIM YOUR HOMEOWNER GRANT ONLINE
Homeowner grants can easily be claimed online saving you time and paper.
May 7th, 2010 Millenium Park - Spring Cleanup Event!
April 22nd, 2010 City celebrates Earth Day
As Earth Day turns 20, Castlegar reflects on the Cityís efforts to build a more sustainable community.
April 7th, 2010 Youth & Sustainability Forum
The City of Castlegar and CBT are hosting a forum on local government, sustainability and planning youth friendly communities.
March 29th, 2010 2010 Budget and Financial Plan
March 14th, 2010 2010 Earth Hour Challenge!
Participation is easy. Turn off your lights and electronics for one hour. Thatís it!
March 10th, 2010 Public Budget Meeting Schedule
Notice of public meetings to discuss proposed 2010 budget and Five Year Financial Plan
December 11th, 2009 2010 Utility Rates
November 30th, 2009 Wood Stove Exchange Program
Receive over $350 in rebates to replace your old woodstove for an energy-efficient and cleaner burning wood, pellet or gas appliance.
November 26th, 2009 Winterfest
Friday, December 4th, 2009
November 19th, 2009 Recycle your old Christmas lights free of charge!
November 16th, 2009 Council meeting webcasts
October 30th, 2009 Community Showcase
Video showcasing Castlegar officially unveiled
October 21st, 2009 West Kootenay Regional Airport
October 1st, 2009 Composters
Half price composters for City residents
July 14th, 2009 A Sustainable Castlegar
Castlegar launches sustainability website
July 7th, 2009 Press Release Regarding Zellstoff Celgar
City Served Petition For Judicial Review of Property taxation
May 29th, 2009 2008 Annual Report
May 15th, 2009 Sustainability Planning
Workshop Summary
May 14th, 2009 Sustainability Planning Community Workshop - April 16th, 2009
April 29th, 2009 Emergency Management Plan
April 9th, 2009 Smart Planning for Communities - April 15th
Presented by Laurie Cordell, Fraser Basin Council
March 26th, 2009 Grandview Heights
Kootenay Columbia Seniors Housing Cooperative
March 24th, 2009 Castlegar Featured in Spirit Square Legacy
Castlegar Featured in Spirit Square Legacy
March 12th, 2009 Water Management Plan
March 12th, 2009 Heritage Week
March 9th, 2009 Castlegar Branding
February 4th, 2009 2009 Budget
Public Meeting - February 23, 4pm - 8pm
January 20th, 2009 Snow Removal Advisory
November 16th, 2008 Election Results
2008 Municipal Election Results
October 20th, 2008 Declaration of Election by Acclamation - Mayor
October 20th, 2008 Declaration of Election by Acclamation - School Trustee (Castlegar/Robson)
October 20th, 2008 Declaration of Notice of Voting
September 30th, 2008 Castlegar Wins 'Energy Action' Award!
September 10th, 2008 Local Government Elections
City of Castlegar General Local Government Elections
August 8th, 2008 City Hall & Spirit Square Grand Opening
Grand Opening - August 16th!
May 16th, 2008 Building Sustainability
Barry O'Neill tours City Hall
April 21st, 2008 Parks and Trails
Parks, Trails, and Open Space Mapping
April 19th, 2008 The Dimestore Fishermen!
The Dimestore Fishermen come to Castlegar!
April 18th, 2008 Spirit Square Design Drawings
April 17th, 2008 Landscape Master Plan
April 6th, 2008 Byelection Results
"Castlegar's new city councillor is Raymond Koehler."
March 6th, 2008 Drinking Water Annual Report - 2007
2007 Drinking Water Annual Report
March 4th, 2008 Pedestrian & Cycling Plan
Castlegar's Pedestrian and Cycling Master Plan
February 26th, 2008 Cemetery Benches
Sponsor a memorial bench at Park Memorial Cemetery
February 25th, 2008 OCP Update
Castlegar is updating its Official Community Plan (OCP) in 2008.
February 24th, 2008 Peter Verigin Recognized
Peter Verigin recognized as person of National Historic Significance
February 23rd, 2008 Air Quality in Castlegar
The Castlegar Airshed Management Committee
January 28th, 2008 Bridge Inspections
Zuckerberg Island Suspension Bridge and 2nd Street Overpass
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