Sustainability News

Rossland Food Charter Borscht & Film Night - FREE Event on Wednesday December 7th at 5:30 pm

Rossland Food Charter Borscht & Film Night - Free community event on Wed Dec 7 at 5:30 pm at the Old Firehall. Join us for cialis a borscht & bread dinner prepared by Chef John Premier. Followed by a screening of the film 'Growing Local' and community discussion about the Rossland Food Charter. More info?

Rossland Energy Crawl - Sunday Nov 1st from 1-4 pm

Air source heat pumps?  Geothermal?  Solar?  How do they perform in Rossland?  Join us for Rossland's  first  Energy Crawl on Sunday November 6 from 1 - 4 pm.  Visit homes that use these techno

Truck added to Rossland's Carshare fleet


As of May 9th,  the Rossland Branch now has two vehicles!  An automatic Ford Ranger 4x4 extendicab truck has been added to our fleet.  

Rossland Carshare members can now choose the vehicle that best suits their needs adn selecting either the standard transmission Toyota Matrix or the automatic transmission Ranger.

Be Kind to Our Mother - Earth Day Celebration 2016

Join the Rossland Sustainability Commission and other Rossland organizations in celebrating Earth Day throughout the month of April.  

To check out the list of activities and events on Earth Day, click here.

Jumbo Wild - Film March 6, 2016 at Miners Hall

For decades, First Nations, conservationists, backcountry skiers and snowboarders have fought a proposed large-scale ski resort deep in the Purcell Mountains of British Columbia. After 24 years of opposition, what more will it take to keep Jumbo wild for good?

Have you completed the 2014 State of Rossland Survey?


Complete this quick survey before Oct 31st and help us measure Rossland's progress towards our sustainability goals!  The survey measures 6 of the 32 indicators developed to measure our strategic sustainability goals.  The results of the survey will be shared with the community and compiled into a 2014 State of Rossland report card.


REPOSTING: Rossland Hub of Learning Coordinator


JOB REPOSTING!   Project Coordinator for Rossland's “Hub of Learning” 

The Innovative Education Task Force is seeking a qualified individual to be our  Project Coordinator and administrator for the balance of the ‘Rossland Hub of Learning’ project start-up.  This is a reposting and an interim manager is in place.  

Recruiting for Rossland Carshare Coordinator


Are you interested in being our part-time Rossland Carshare coordinator? The coordinator would do new member orientations, monitor vehicle maintenance & cleanliness, liaise with Rossland members and mailvehicle logs & receipts to the Kootenay Carshare Manager. Check out the full job ad on the Rossland Carshare Project page or contact Alex Loeb at

What a great Earth Day Celebration!

What a great Earth Day Celebration in Rossland last Saturday! Thanks to everyone who came out to share chili, watch films, do the chicken crawl, hike, and talk about sustainability! Special thanks to Rossland Real Foods, Rossland Arts Council, Revolution Cycle, Harvest Table Catering, Rossland Interact, and the City of Rossland!

Historic Lui Joe Trail Walk- Earth Day

Join the historical hike of the Lui Joe trail with Larry Doell. Saturday April 20th 9-10:30
am. Meet Larry at the Washington Street trailhead (just below the Washington-Thompson
Ave intersection). Visit the Trail Creek Canyon, old mine artefacts, and the former Chinese
Gardens. The hike will end acheter viagra back at the Lui Joe trailhead on Washington Street. It's free! Just
show up. Dress for the weather and muddy trails.