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Creston

Creston is named for the town of Creston in Iowa, which town was named as lying on a crest of a hill.

 

Location:  Creston is located in the southeast part of the Province.

Judicial District:  Vancouver Westminster Judicial District

 

Courthouse – Creston

 

Location:  224 North 9th Street / Vancouver Street

Built:  1990 – 1991

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Charles E Wills of Vernon

Contractor:  Concept Engineering Ltd. of Sherwood, Alberta and Rene J Bourcet of Vernon

 

Description:  The building faces west and is a one story yellow cream coloured brick and concrete structure. The building is “L” shaped with the south wing extending to the street. The east wing extends north. The hipped roof is red coloured. The building houses the Provincial Court. The project owner was Vern-View Holdings Ltd.

 

Kootenay Judicial District Courthouses: 

 

CastlegarCranbrookFernieGoldenGreenwoodGrand ForksKaslo, Nakusp, Nelson and Rossland

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photos taken 2016