Golden Fall Faire

Golden Fall Faire

Congratulations to the winners of our draw at the Golden Fall Faire! Prizes included: One full cord of dry firewood, cut, split and delivered by local firewood supplier Nick Kohalyk. One chimney sweep provided by Todd Craig of Rocky Mountain Chimney Sweeps serving Golden, the Columbia Valley, Field and Lake Louise. Six moisture meters provided by the BC provincial Wood Stove Exchange program. […]

Road Dust Advisory Issued for Golden

Road Dust Advisory Issued for Golden

During last February and March 2012 the Ministry of Environment issued Road Dust Advisories for the Town of Golden. These advisories were triggered by high concentrations of dust, measured as “PM10” (particles 10 micrometres or smaller in diameter). The dusty conditions were caused mainly by traffic stirring up winter traction materials that accumulated on roadways over the past winter. Calm winds over the period prevented the dust […]

My Wood Stove Exchange Program Experience

“It pays to exchange your old stove for an efficient new model” A beautiful new stove that burns very efficiently and cleanly Annette Luttermann – Wood stove exchange program participant and Golden Resident “We purchased a home in Golden that had a big old wood burning stove/furnace in the basement. A local fire wood supplier told us that he had delivered […]