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News Items tag as: Kamloops illegal dumping

  • Bullets, condoms and refuse - see what's dumped in our protected grasslands

    KAMLOOPS – Watching several trucks drive by Batchelor Heights into the province's protected grasslands and not knowing the driver's purpose for visiting makes Park Ranger Amanda Weber-Roy nervous as she prepares for a day of work in the Lac du Bois Grasslands Saturday.
  • Illegal dumping in Lac du Bois 'everyone’s problem but nobody’s problem'

    KAMLOOPS – The illegal dumping happening in parkland behind a city neighbourhood has been an issue for a number of years, and one city manager says the garbage represents a social issue more than a financial one.
  • What's keeping one group from enjoying a favourite spot in Kamloops

    KAMLOOPS – A small group in Kamloops is working together to clean up one of their favourite locations in Kamloops, behind the Batchelor Heights neighbourhood, that is being continually trashed by people illegally dumping junk.

    “There’s garbage strewn throughout the whole area,” Tearia Parsons says. “We just figured we’d go and start cleaning it up.”

    Parsons says normally the Kamloops 4X4 group cleans up the area

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