Nakusp: Who’s who in business

beach in Nakusp, BC

This beautiful vista takes in the Japanese garden and boardwalk at the edge of the Upper Arrow Lake in Nakusp, B.C. — Deb's Photography photo

Community Pulse Population1,524 Number of businessesApproximately 200 Supporting industriesMining, tourism, trades

The lakeside village of Nakusp is an inviting place to visit, work and play. Outdoor recreation is huge here, and the community is close-knit yet welcoming. There is ample potential for growth, and work-life balance is easy to achieve, so this could be the ideal place to start a business and raise a family. 


Nakusp Chamber of Commerce

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City of Nakusp

The Village of Nakusp holds its council meetings on the second and fourth Mondays of each month, except for July, August, September and December, when meetings take place only once per month. They start at 6:30 p.m. at the Emergency Services Building at 300 – 8th Avenue Northwest (unless otherwise specified - check the Village website for details). 

Current council

  • Tom Zeleznik, mayor
  • Susan DeSandoli, councillor
  • Joseph Hughes, councillor
  • Aidan McLaren-Caux, councillor
  • Janis Neufeld, councillor

Contact the Village Office:

Address: 91 First Street NW (PO Box 280), Nakusp, B.C. V0G 1R0

Phone: 250-265-3689

email: [email protected]


Office hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday to Friday (statutory holidays excluded) Pacific Time

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