Electricity and Natural Gas

Here in B.C., we have some of the lowest electricity rates in North America, with the majority supplied by hydropower. Like many communities in B.C., our region’s electricity needs are met by BC Hydro. We also have the largest solar project in the province, which sells electricity to the grid. Our region’s natural gas provider […]


When it comes to communication, there’s no need to compromise on speed. Cranbrook and Kimberley are Telus fibre optic communities and they both offer high speed internet provided by Shaw Cable. Our region also has excellent cell covered provided by Telus, Rogers and Bell.


Our two cities are connected like none other. Getting to work, school and around town is made possible by our two public transit systems. We have a weekday commuter service to make it easier for Kimberley residents to get to Cranbrook. Our region is also covered by the largest North American intercity bus company as […]


When your water source is the Canadian Rockies and the Purcell Mountains, it’s only natural to expect exceptional quality. The City of Cranbrook obtains its water from Joseph Creek and Gold Creek, which is diverted into the Phillips Reservoir 4.5 kilometres southeast of Cranbrook. The reservoir holds approximately 2.3 billion litres of water, which settles […]