The City is Fort St. John is reducing the operating hours for the Pomeroy Sport Centre due to the ongoing BCGEU strike.
Starting on Monday, the Pomeroy Sport Centre and the Northern VAC Walking Track will be open to the public from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The Visitor Centre located inside the Pomeroy, will be open Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
Earlier this week, the City of Fort St. John sent out a release saying the BCGEU has turned down the City’s request to return to the bargaining table. BCGEU members have been on strike since Monday July 20.
Out of the 234 employees with the City, 183 are BCGEU members.