granisle

Incorporated in 1971, Granisle has a total land area of 41.86 square Km (2011 Census).  Via Highway 118 the Village is 50 km north of Highway 16 at Topley, between Burns Lake and Houston.
Granisle is a small community of approx. 300 people. The Village of Granisle was brought to life in the early 70's as a home for families of the miners working in the nearby copper mines. At the height of its population, Granisle boasted 3,000 people.  A proposed copper mine, located 35 km north of Granisle may renew the area's population and increase economic activity.
The Village of Granisle is located on the shore of beautiful Babine Lake, the longest natural lake in B.C. The Granisle area has numerous parks, campsites, lodges, eating establishments, RV hook-ups and marinas, and boasts some of the best outdoor recreational opportunities in northern BC.
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GranisleMayor
Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako
Appointed Representative
Director Thomas Liversidge - Councillor

Phone: (250) 697-6387
Fax: (250) 697-2306
Email: tommlive@yahoo.ca
Committee Appointments

Village of Granisle

Area (square kilometers) 41.86  

#1 Village Square
PO Box 128
Granisle, B.C V0J 1W0
Phone: (250) 697-2248
Fax: (250) 697-2306
Email: ssmith@villageofgranisle.ca
Website: Village of Granisle
Invest Northwest Profile

Average House Value 2011 $51,949  
Municipal taxes (annual rate) 2011 $1,539  
Census Population StatsCan 2011 303  
Total Private Dwellings 2011 261  
     

RDBN Electoral Area

Local First Nations

Electoral Area G (Houston Rural)

Lake Babine Nation

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