Council Meetings, Committees & Decisions

Upcoming Meetings

Special Business Meeting (closed): Tuesday, September 1 at 11 a.m. 

Community Development Standing Committee: Tuesday, September 1 at 1:00 p.m.

Regular Business Meeting: Tuesday, September 1 at 6 p.m. 

Public Art Select Committee: Wednesday, September 2 at 6:30 p.m.

Smoke Bluffs Park Committee Meeting: Thursday, September 3 at 7:00 p.m.


 

Upcoming Public Hearing

Tuesday,  September 8 at 6 p.m. (recessed from August 25, 2015)

  • Oceanfront Lands - District of Squamish Phased Development Agreement Authorization Bylaw No. 2387, 2015. Click here for details.

Alternate Approval Process

The are currently two loan authorization bylaws in the Alternative Approval Process (AAP). AAP is an way of asking electorate's permission to proceed with the the adoption of, in this case, borrowing bylaw. Please visit the AAP page to learn more about the process and the bylaws under consideration.  Deadline for response is September 14, 2015.


 Notice of Proposed Road Closure and Land Disposition

britannia map road closureThe District of Squamish gives notice of its intention to close to traffic 1,720 square metres more or less dedicated as “Highway Right of Way” on Britannia Avenue labeled “Closed Road” on the sketch plan below.  The dedication of the “Highway Right of Way” is removed and cancelled.

Council will consider the District of Squamish, Britannia Avenue Road Closure Bylaw 2322, 2015, closing the Highway Right of Way and removing its dedication at its Regular Meeting at Municipal Hall, 37955 Second Avenue, on Tuesday September 1st, 2015, at 6:00 p.m.  Persons who consider they are affected by the bylaw may make representations to council and should deliver a written submission to the General Manager of Corporate Services, or inform the General Manager of Corporate Services of their intention to make an oral representation, by 1:00 p.m. on August 31, 2015.

The District of Squamish also gives notice that if Council adopts the Bylaw, the District of Squamish intends to sell fee simple title to the Closed Road to P.J. McKay Motors Ltd. for the purpose of consolidating the Closed Road with the adjacent parcel located at 38684 Britannia Avenue and legally described as PID 005-048-966, PID 005-048-958, PID 005-048-940, PID 005-048-923, Lots 15-18 Block 23 District Lot 759 Plan 4219. As consideration for the transfer of the Closed Road, the District shall receive $140,000.00.


 

View the 2015 Council Meeting Schedule.

Appearing before Council

Anyone who would like Council to consider an issue must submit a written request providing all relevant details. Requests are to be addressed to Mayor and Council, District of Squamish. If the applicant wishes to attend to speak on the issue, this must be stated in the written request.  Click here for details.

Council Proclamations

Council may issue a proclamation to recognize a non-profit organization or charitable organization or cause on a specific day, week or month that has District-wide importance to Squamish.

The District of Squamish Procedure Bylaw requires a local representative to attend the Council meeting at which time Council will consider the proclamation. Delegations are permitted up to five minutes per proclamation request.

For a proclamation request, please contact the Legislative Services Department at 604.815.5005 or by email.

Council Meeting Agendas and Minutes

Preview a Council Meeting Agenda to see what Council will be discussing at the next meeting or take a look at what was on a previous agenda.

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