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What's new?


Click below to watch the September 19th, 2017 Regular Council Meeting. 

To view the Programs, Services, Events and Venues brought to you by the Department of Recreation & Facilities, please click here.

The City of Merritt would like to remind the general public of the ongoing construction work on Coldwater Avenue between Wilson Street and Chapman Street. As back to school quickly approaches, please be mindful of road closures, detours and delays in this area and plan your route accordingly.

Effective immediately watering will only be permitted on the following days:

ODD ADDRESSES:  Saturday only

Watering times for residents are:

6:00am to 8:00am and 7:00pm to 10:00pm

The deadline for new applications for permissive property tax exemptions has been extended to September 15, 2017.

The entire Nicola Valley Aquatic Centre (NVAC) will be closed from Saturday, September 2, 2017 through Sunday, September 17, 2017 for annual maintenance.

The Fitness Area within the NVAC will reopen on Monday, September 18, 2017 at 7:00am.

The City of Merritt would like to remind residents that this is the time of year that bear sightings increase as they prepare for dormancy.

Drop-In Sessions in 2017 with Mayor Menard are scheduled for the following dates in the third quarter:

  • August 23rd
  • September 6th

They will be held in the Mayor’s Office at City Hall (second floor), 2185 Voght Street.

Building Consolidated Version

Board of Variance

Aquatic Centre Rates and Fees

2012 Tax Rates

2011 Tax Rates

Assessment Information

BC Assessment has released some information about the 2017 Assessment Roll.

Merritt specific: Merritt Assessment Information
BC Assessment Information:  BC Assessment Online Information video.

Community Policing

Community Policing Office
2026 Granite Avenue
(250) 378-3955

The Community Policing Office is a crime prevention office located in downtown Merritt. The CPO works with community partners to identify the root causes of crime and through education and awareness, strives to prevent and reduce crime in the community.