The Library

Much has happened since the Kootenay Co-op Grocery Store began searching for a new location–and here’s where you can learn all about it. We are regularly posting interesting developments, stories in the press, info on milestones achieved and much, much more. Come back to this section often to stay up to speed on this exciting project. To see these posts listed by subject area, click on one of the “sub-titles” under The Library above.

Nelson Commons in The Tyee


In Nelson, Local Food Co-op Becomes Bigtime Developer High hopes for Kootenay Co-op’s $23-million plan to remake a prime city block. By Bill Metcalfe, 31 Jul 2013, On the verge of being their ‘own developers,’ […]

One thousand words.


If you were at the Kootenay Co-op Special Members Meeting (and birthday celebration)  last week, you may have seen some of these images. Though definitely still “works in progress,” these rendering give us a good […]

Forging ahead.


The Nelson Commons team has had another busy few weeks! With the input sessions just wrapping up and designs underway, things are beginning to take shape. Thanks to the 30-or-so people who participated in our […]

Rooms with a view.


A few members of the Nelson Commons team got a lift last week from the Nelson Fire Department. We wanted to show you the kinds of views you can expect from your Nelson Commons window. […]

New website launched!


Hey! We just launched a new website, let us know what you think.