Climate and Sustainability
The City of Castlegar is a signatory to the West Kootenay 100% Renewable Energy Plan and is committed to climate mitigation, adaptation, and resilience.
The City has recently completed a Housing Strategy and Housing Needs Assessment to ensure safe and appropriate housing is developed to meet the needs of our growing community. The Housing Strategy uses a Housing First Model.
The City's Downtown Area Plan will guide revitalization and redevelopment of this area in support of a strong and resilient economic future for the City. This area is one of several areas identified by the Official Community Plan for growth.
The City of Castlegar is participating in several initiatives that are building on past successes toward our community sustainability goals. More information on these initiatives and how you can participate can be found using the links below.