History 歴史

MISTER SHIKANO

Mr Shikano

Mr. Shikano’s generosity has been  the catalyst for the creation and continuation of the student exchanges between Castlegar and Embetsu.

HISTORY OF SISTER CITY RELATIONSHIP TIMELINE

Location Japanese LeadersAdults Japanese Students Canadian LeadersAdults Canadian Students
Jun. 1988 10
June, 1989 Embetsu 6
1992 Embetsu 3
Sep.1993 Castlegar 10
1996 Embetsu 1
1998 Embetsu 2 6
1999 Castlegar 3 4
Jul. 2000 Embetsu 2 8
Mar. 2001 Castlegar 2 8
Sep. 2001 Castlegar 15
Jul. 2002 Embetsu 2 8
Mar. 2003 Castlegar 1
Mar. 2003 Castlegar 2 8
Jul. 2004 Embetsu 2 8
Mar. 2005 Castlegar 2 2
Aug. 2005 Castlegar 2 9
Jul. 2006 Embetsu 3 6
Aug. 2007 Castlegar 2 5
Jul. 2008 Embetsu 2 8
Aug. 2008 Castlegar 7
2009 Castlegar *
Aug. 2010 Castlegar 2 5
2011 Embetsu **
Aug. 2011 Castlegar 2 3
Jul. 2012 Embetsu 2 5
Aug 2013 Castlegar 2 4
July 2014 Embetsu 2 8
Total Visits 184 62 48 27 57
TOTAL PASSENGERS USING CASTLEGAR AIRPORT: 362
*postponed due to swine flu
**postponed due to tsunami disaster
June 21, 1989: Sister city agreement signedJune 21,1999: Sister City 10th AnniversaryJune 21, 2009 Sister City 20th Anniversary