It will now have the city, as well as Destination B.C., as funding partners for a website and three interactive information kiosks.

“Council recognizes the importance of tourism to the economy of the Fort St. John region and appreciates the efforts of the Tourism Fort St. John committee to the promotion of tourism,” city liaison to the Tourism Board, Councilor Bruce Christensen said.

Tourism Fort St. John is a City Council supported initiative to promote Fort St. John and local businesses to travelers, and welcoming visitors to the community provides an opportunity to showcase the benefits of living in the city.