Mayor's Monthly Meetings

Here, you will find details of previous meetings and events hosted or attended by Mayor Karen Elliott. This list includes meetings with businesses, schools or groups, media and community events.

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2021

  • January
    January 4   2021 Check in with Laura Modray, Squamish Seniors Housing Society
      2021 Check in with Marisa Navarro Ros, Squamish Welcome Centre & Settlement Service
      2021 Check in with Ashley Oakes, Howe Sound Women’s Centre
      2021 Check in with Maureen Mackell, Helping Hands/Under One Roof
      2021 Check in with Jaye Russell, Sea to Sky Community Services
      S2S Mayors and SLRD Chair, MLA, MP Covid-19 Update
    January 8   LGLA preparation for conference presentation
    January 11   NarraFirma Orientation – Squamish Community Conversation Project
    LGLA filming dry run for conference
    January 13   Chamber of Commerce – monthly meeting
      Mayors Drop In
      RCMP – monthly meeting
    January 14   North Mayor, MLA, MP Covid-19 Update
    January 15   Squamish Community Conversation Project
      Whistler Podcast recording
      WLNG Update David Keane and Rob Mingay
    January 18   Sea to Sky Officer in Charge Interviews
    January 19   Scott Bailey, EAO, Ministry of Environment - WLNG and Eagle Mountain projects
      Sea to Sky Officer in Charge Follow up
    January 21   Squamish Lillooet Regional District Strategic Planning Session
      Emerging Sector Series Wrap Up
      Lower Mainland Local Government Association Executive meeting
      S2S Mayors and SLRD Chair, MLA, MP Covid-19 Update
    January 22   Bi-monthly meeting with Tourism Squamish
      CBC Radio -On the Coast interview
    LGLA filming for conference session
    January 25   Fortis Eagle Mountain Pipeline Update with Gord Schoberg and Vanessa Connolly
      Monthly meeting with Squamish Nation
    January 27   Squamish Lillooet Regional District Board meeting
    January 28   Squamish Lillooet Regional District COW meeting
      S2S Mayors and SLRD Chair, MLA, MP Covid-19 Update
    January 29   Call with MP Patrick Weiler
      Phone call with Patricia Heintzman
      Covid update with Minister Osborne
      Melanie Lamoureux and Marie-Eve Blanchfield, PAC representatives Ecole Les Aiglons
  • February
    February 1   Mayoral Monday on Mountain FM
      Edith Tobe, Executive Director, Squamish River Watershed Society
      Minna Koskela-Wild and Ruth Simons, World Oceans Day 2021
    February 3   Lower Mainland LGA Conference Sub Committee Meeting
      Mayor’s Drop In
      LGLA Virtual Leadership Forum Feb 3- Feb 5
    February 4   S2S Mayors and SLRD Chair, MLA, MP Covid-19 Update
    February 5   Covid Update with Vancouver Coastal Health
    February 10   BC Transit Board meeting
      Townhall meeting with Minister McKenna and MP Weiler
      RCMP Monthly meeting
    Pre-budget consultations with MP Weiler
    Community Grants Townhall
    February 11   BC Transit Board meeting
      Chamber of Commerce monthly meeting
      S2S Mayors and SLRD Chair, MLA, MP Covid-19 Update
    February 17   Quest Partner Introduction meeting – Peter Chung, Scott Fehrenbacher, George Iwama
      UBC Student Interview
      Woodfibre LNG Update with Laura Prosko
    February 18   Mayor’s Annual Address to the Chamber of Commerce
      Lower Mainland Local Government Association meeting
      S2S Mayors, SLRD Chair, MLA, MP Covid-19 Update
    February 19   Covid Update with Vancouver Coastal Health
    February 22   Jason Wood, Diamond Head Developments
      Lauren Watson, Ground Up Climbing Centre
      John Matthews, Matthews Southwest
      Monthly meeting with Squamish Nation
    Encore Mayor’s Drop In
    February 23   Ecocity Webinar on Embodied Emissions in Buildings
    February 24   BC Transit Board Call
      Squamish Lillooet Regional District Board meeting
    February 25   Squamish Lillooet Regional District Board meeting
      S2S Mayors, SLRD Chair, MLA, MP Covid-19 Update
    February 26   Covid Update with Vancouver Coastal Health
      Childcare discussion with Michelle Kirby, Manager of Engagement | Childcare BC
      Land Blessing for Buckley Ave Housing Project
      Lower Mainland LGA Conference Sub Committee Meeting
  • March
    March 1    Mayoral Monday, Mountain FM
      Sean Parr, Vancouver Coastal Health, Jen Ford, Chair SLRD re: Sea to Sky Regional Hospital District Priorities
    March 2   CMHC/Squamish Senior Housing funding announcement
    March 3   Mayor's Drop in
    March 4     Call with Dr. Iwama, Quest University
      Squamish Windsports Society, Geoffrey Waterson and Nikki Layton
      Sea to Sky Mayors/Chair, MLA, MP weekly meeting
    March 5    Nexii Plant Tour
      WCS Engagement and Planning, Board Meeting
    March 8      Amanda Ladner, Candidate for Green Party nomination
      Karen Vanzella - Chair, Squamish General Hospital Foundation
      2021 Influential Women in Business Awards
      Amy Liebenberg, Executive Director, Squamish Arts Council
    March 10     Chamber of Commerce monthly meeting
      Joshua Joseph, Co-Chair Squamish Nation Council
      RCMP monthly meeting
    March 11      Michael Hutchison, Bethel Corp
      Molly Loudon, Chair of Library board
      Lower Mainland LGA Conference Session Planning Meeting
      Sea to Sky Mayors/Chair, MLA, MP weekly meeting
    March 12   Covid Update with Vancouver Coastal Health
    March 15   Christine McLeod, Impact People Practices
    March 17       Jordan Municipal Support Projects (JMSP) International Women's Day Event
      Ruth Simons, Howe Sound Biosphere Reserve Update
      Jordan Mara, Mind & Soil
      Squamish Community Conversation - Amanda Fenton
      Tony Rainbow, Area D Director, SLRD
    March 18     Michael Hutchison, Bethel Corp.
      Lower Mainland Local Government Association Executive Meeting
      Sea to Sky Mayors/Chair, MLA, MP weekly meeting
    March 19   Cheakamus WUPOR Issues Identification Meeting
    March 22    Tourism Squamish bi-monthly meeting
      Squamish Terminals, Kim Stegeman, Paul Morris
    March 23   UOR Community & Neighborhood Round Table - meeting intro
    March 24    Squamish Lillooet Regional District Board meeting
      Mobilizing for Climate Action Implementation and Recovery, presentation at Higher Ground conference
    March 26     Covid Update with Vancouver Coastal Health
      Global Interview
      Higher Ground Conference
    March 27   Higher Ground Conference
    March 29   Dr. James Cranston
    March 31   High Ground Conference
  • April
    April 6   Mayor's Roundtable
      Call with Gordon McIntosh re: LGLA CEO Forum
    April 7   Mayor's Drop In
      Minister Josie Osborne COVID-19 updates/support for Local Governments
      Geoff Park, CMA
      CBC interview - Rafferty Baker (COVID)
    April 8   BC Council of Forest Industries 2021 Virtual Convention
      CBC live interview - Benoit Ferradini
      Phone interview - Jennifer Thuncher, The Squamish Chief
      Economic Leadership Team Meeting - Facilitated Workshop: Doughnut Economics
      Child care discussion - Ministry of Children and Family Development
      Sea to Sky Mayors/Chair, MLA, MP weekly call
    April 9   COVID Update - Vancouver Coastal Health
      Squamish River Watershed Society, Central Estuary Restoration Project
    April 12   Mayoral Monday on Mountain FM
      Presentation to Quest Democracy and Justice Class
      Interview, Mike Smyth - CKNW
      Frank Christiaens, homeD housing solutions
      CBC Radio Interview
    April 13   Global TV News Live with Sonia Sunger
    April 14   HSS Prom Committee 2021
      RCMP - Monthly meeting
    April 15   Foundry Capital Campaign meeting
      Chamber of Commerce Monthly meeting
      Sea to Sky Mayors/Chair, MLA, MP weekly meeting
      Community Leadership Program 2021 presentations
    April 16   Vancouver Coastal Health COVID Update
      Coastal Communities Social Procurement Initiative Steering Committee
    April 19   CTV interview
      National Volunteer Week Event with Library
    April 20   CN/District of Squamish re: Bailey Street Closure
    April 21   Squamish Lillooet Regional District Board Meeting
    April 22   Squamish Lillooet Regional District Committee of the Whole meeting
      Sea to Sky region Mayors/Chair, MLA, MP weekly meeting
    April 23   Vancouver Coastal Health COVID Update
      Howe Sound Community Forum
      Lower Mainland Local Government Association Executive Meeting
      Global TV interview
    April 26   Fortis BC
      Squamish Nation meeting
      Mayors call with Ministers Farnworth/Osborne
    April 28   Woodfibre Liquefied Natural Gas (WLNG) Project Update
    April 29   Virtual meeting with Jovanka Wong's kindergarten class
      Amanda Fenton, Design discussion for Community Conversations Project
      Global TV interview - Richard Zussman
      Local Government Leadership Academy Conference
      Sea to Sky region Mayors/Chair, MLA, MP weekly meeting
    April 30   Local Government Leadership Academy Conference
      COVID Update - Vancouver Coastal Health
  • May
    May 3   Mayoral Monday, Mountain FM
    May 4   Sea to Sky Virtual Childcare Roundtable with MP Patrick Weiler
    May 5   Outdoor Recreation Municipalities Meeting, Climate Caucus
      Monthly Southwest Mayors call with Minister Josie Osborne with Minister Lisa Beare
    May 6   Dry Run-Mobilizing Local Governments for the Climate Emergency-Lower Mainland LGA Virtual Conference
      James King, Elevation Collective
      Nikki Layton, Squamish Windsports
      Lower Mainland Local Government Association (LGA) Executive Meeting
      Sea to Sky Mayors/Chair, MLA, MP weekly meeting
    May 7   Covid Update with Vancouver Coastal Health
      Chris Lewis, Squamish Nation
    May 10   International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Quarterly meeting
      Your Stories Our Community Sense Making Session
    May 12   Central Estuary Restoration Project (CERP) Community Update workshop
      Lower Mainland LGA Virtual Conference
    May 13   Mountain FM interview
      Lower Mainland LGA Virtual Conference & Annual General Meeting
      Sea to Sky Mayors/Chair, MLA, MP weekly meeting
      Mayors Drop in, Childcare discussion
    May 14   COVID Update with Vancouver Coastal Health
      Sea to Sky Destination Education Initiative - Stakeholder Session invite
      Lower Mainland LGA Virtual Conference
      Presentation to LMLGA Virtual Conference
    May 18   Chamber of Commerce Monthly Meeting
      Hans Schear
      Meeting with Ministry of Transportation and BC Rail Properties
    May 19   RCMP - Monthly meeting
      Gordon McIntosh, Leadership Interview
      Lauren Watson, Ground Up Climbing Gym
      Christine McLeod, Squamish Youth Council
      Densifying Squamish: How Walkable Neighbourhoods Support Community Health Virtual Event
    May 20   Foundry Capital Campaign meeting
      Squamish Chamber of Commerce workshop - Squamish Business Academy: Fundamentals of Anti-Oppression
      Chief Bill Williams
      Sea to Sky Mayors/Chair, MLA, MP weekly meeting
    May 21   COVID Update with Vancouver Coastal Health
      Interview - David Lavallee
      Josh Joseph, co-Chair Squamish Nation
    May 25   Call with Jen Ford, Chair Sea to Sky Regional Hospital District Board
    May 26   BC Transit Board Meeting | Part 1
    May 27   BC Transit Board Meeting | Part 2
      Call with Mayor Lisa Helps re: BC Social Procurement Initiative
      Sea to Sky Mayors/Chair, MLA, MP weekly meeting
    May 28   COVID Update with Vancouver Coastal Health
      Mark Schuett and Jay Nunns, Circus West
    May 31   Tourism Squamish bi-monthly meeting
      World Oceans Day - Practice Zoom Session
      Monthly Meeting with Squamish Nation
  • June
    June 1   Paul Dangerfield, Capilano University
      Lauren Watson, Ground Up Climbing Centre            
    June 2   Mayor's Drop-in
    June 3   Sioned Dyer & Nermin Karim, North Shore Restorative Justice Society
      Sean Parr, Vancouver Coastal Health - Master Planning (Mayor attended as Regional Hospital District Board Vice-Chair)
      Sea to Sky region Mayors, Chair, MLA, MP - Bi-weekly meeting
    June 4   Krysia Collyer, Global News - Interview
      Vancouver Coastal Health - COVID Update   
      John Weston, Federal Conservative Party Candidate
      Minister Osborne and Deputy Provincial Health Officer - BC Restart Plan
    June 7   BC Parks, Ministry of Forests Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development
      World Oceans Day event – Celebrate the Sound/ Átl’ḵa7tsem 2.0 event
    June 8   World Ocean's Day - Launch
    June 9   Chamber of Commerce - Monthly meeting
      Jayson Faulkner, Cascade Skyline Gondola
      RCMP - Monthly meeting
      Squamish CAN energy team – panel discussion: electric vehicles in the Sea to Sky
    June 10   Squamish-Lillooet Regional District, Regional Parks Meeting (as SLRD Director)
      Howe Sound Secondary Commencement Ceremony
    June 11   Vancouver Coastal Health - COVID Update
      Howe Sound Secondary Commencement Ceremony
    June 14   Mayoral Monday, Mountain FM       
      Canadian Union of Public Employees – Quarterly meeting
    June 16   Outdoor Recreation Municipalities Group    
      BC Social Procurement Initiative – Announcement of provincial funding
    June 17   Lisa Helps, Colleen Evans – Planning for launch of BC Social Procurement Initiative
      Jaye  Russel, Lyn Tyler, Sea to Sky Community Services Foundry Campaign
      The Land Conservancy, Cascade Environmental, Polygon Developments - Garibaldi Springs Ecological Reserve Site Visit
      Lower Mainland Local Government Association - Executive Meeting
      Sea to Sky region Mayors, Chair, MLA, MP - Bi-weekly meeting
    June 18   Vancouver Coastal Health - COVID Update
      Local Government Awareness Week: Valleycliffe Elementary Class visit with fire truck
    June 22   Ministers Josie Osborne & David Eby - Southwest BC Mayors & Chairs regional coordination call
    June 23   Squamish Lillooet Regional District - Board meeting
    June 24   Squamish Lillooet Regional District - Committee of the Whole Meeting
      Squamish Business Academy - Inclusive Language
      Ministers Beare, Ralston and Russell - Passive Infrastructure Local Government connectivity
    June 25   Maureen Mackell, Squamish Helping Hands
      Vancouver Coastal Health - Coastal COVID-19 Update
      Steven Chua, Squamish Chief – Interview, Loggers East Neighbourhood Plan
      Whistler Centre for Sustainability - Board meeting
    June 28   Mayor of Gibsons, Mayor of Sechelt, Chair of Sunshine Coast Regional District
      Bert Hick, Rising Tide Consultants and Jason Gnanaprakasam - Squamish hospitality industry opportunities
      Squamish Nation/District of Squamish - Monthly meeting
      District Community Forest board members and Chartwell Consulting – Update on Squamish Community Forest
    June 29   Presentation to BC Legislature Special Committee on Reforming the Police Act

2020

  • January
    January 6   Mayoral Monday, Mountain FM  
    January 8 Chamber of Commerce Monthly Meeting  
    January 9 John Matthews, Newport Developments  
    Mayor Booth and Mayor Buchanan  
    January 10 Minna Koskela-Wild, World Ocean Day  
    Diana Gunstone, Non Profit Network  
    January 15 Kirby Brown, Tourism Squamish  
    January 16 Budget 2020 Public Information Meeting  
    January 20 John Jervis  
    January 23 Greg Moore  
    Mayors Youth Council, Quest University  
    January 25 Robert Burn Night Dinner  
    January 30 BC Transit Board meeting  
    Crisis Case Study, Sea to Sky Gondola  
  • February
    February 3    George Iwama, Quest University   
    Hearts in the Ice Presentation, ,Garibaldi Highlands Elementary  
    Community Climate Action Plan Open House  
    February 6  Annual Chamber of Commerce Mayor’s Lunch  
    February 7    Hearts in the Ice Presentation – Coast Mountain Academy  
     Sarah Tipler  
     Fortis  
    February 12 - 13  Globe Forum, Vancouver  
    February 14 Sea to Sky Gondola Re-Opening  
    February 18 Tracey Saxby, My Sea to Sky  
    February 19 Mike Vancapelle, Blue Water Concepts  
    Greg Gardner  
    Kathleen van der Ree, Squamish Rotary  
    February 20 Capilano University Roundtable Discussion  
    February 21 Quest University, Speaking Engagement  
    Toronto Star, Interview  
    CBC, Interview  
    February 24 Breakfast Meeting with Squamish Nation  
    RCMP Monthly meeting  
    February 25 Sea to Sky Regional Transit Meeting  
    February 28 Central Estuary Restoration Project Working Group  
  • March
    March 3 My Sea to Sky  Katie Perkins, Isabelle Holmes
    World Oceans Day  Minna Koskela-Wild
    Brackendale Holdings  Talib and Julie Jiwani
    March 4 IAFF Union  Kyle Derksen
    Mayor's Drop In  
    March 5 Mountain FM Morning Show  
    Newport Developments  John Matthews
    Sea to Sky Community Services Employee Summit  
    Squamish Mothers in Business Panel  
    March 6 Diamond Head Land Company/Fast Properties  Amy Fast, Bob Fast and Michael Hutchinson
    March 11 Chamber of Commerce Monthly meeting  
    Bosa Properties  Brendan Yee and Wayne Vickers
    March 12 Howe Sound Women's Centre *  Ashley Oakes 
    March 13 My Sea to Sky *  Tracey Saxby
    West Urban Developments *  Monique Hebert re DP 509
    Vancouver Coastal Health * Dr. Geoff McKee
    March 16 Squamish Nation Meeting *  
    March 17 Re: World Ocean's Day * Amy Libenberg and Minna Koskela-Wild
    Conference Call re: Covid-19 * Minister Dix and Dr. Bonny Henry
    March 19 Mountain FM Morning Show  
    Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) Update *  
    March 23 Covid-19 Update all mayors and regional district chairs *  Minister Farnworth and Minister Robinson Covid 19 update
    VCH Coastal region mayors and chairs *  Karin Olsen, Vancouver Coastal Health
    Eighth Avenue Developments *  Peter Annable, Ed Kolic, Karen McDonald, Brian Cott
      MP Patrick Weiler and MLA Jordan Sturdy
    March 25 Woodfibre LNG *  David Keane
    March 26   MP Patrick Weiler and MLA Jordan Sturdy *
    March 31 Chamber of Commerce monthly meeting *   

    * Meeting held by conference call

  • April
    April 1 RCMP Monthly Meeting
    April 2 Minister Robinson
    Jordan Sturdy, MLA and Patrick Weiler, MP  
    April 6 Jordan Sturdy, MLA and Patrick Weiler, MP  
    April 8 Darcy Bloom and Tyler Jordan  
    CBC Live Interview  
    Jordan Sturdy, MLA and Patrick Weiler, MP  
    April 15 BC Hydro  
    April 16 Intsagram Youth Conference on Covid-19  
    April 17 Jill Bennett Interview with CKNW  
    April 20 Squamish Nation Conference Call  
    April 24 Howe Sound Forum  
    April 29 Lesley Weeks- Tourism Squamish  

    All meetings held virtually.

  • May
    May 4 Mountain FM - Mayoral Monday
    May 5 Mayor's Roundtable Conference Call
    May 7 Virginia Cullen, Whistler CAO  
    Hearts in the Ice with Sunniva Sorby and Hilde Fålun Strøm  
    Conference call with Minister Robinson  
    Meeting with representatives from the Forest Industry  
    Geothermal Potential Research at Mount Meager Open House  
    Jordan Sturdy, MLA and Patrick Weiler, MP  
    May 8 World Oceans Day discussion with Minna Koskela-Wild  
    Vancouver Coastal Health update call  
    May 11 Jordan Sturdy, MLA and Patrick Weiler, MP  
    May 13 Chamber of Commerce monthly meeting  
    Squamish Helping Hands - Maureen Mackell  
    Podcast discussion with Mayor Jack Crompton
    May 14 BC Transit Board Call
    Conference call with Minister Robinson
    Meeting with Kevin McLane
    Phone call with Asst. Deputy Minster Standen
    Jordan Sturdy, MLA and Patrick Weiler, MP
    May 15 Minister Trevena Covid Update re: transit
    May 20 Lieven Callewaert Re: economic and community development
    May 21 Squamish Rotary Speaking Event
    Conference call with Minister Robinson Re: Covid Update
    Ruth Simons Re: Unesco Biosphere
    Jordan Sturdy, MLA and Patrick Weiler, MP
    May 22 Vancouver Coastal Health update call
    May 25 Monthly meeting with RCMP
    Call with BC Housing and Squamish Helping Hands regarding housing in Squamish
    May 27 SLRD Board Meeting
    Climate Lecture Series with Ian Picketts
    May 28 BC Transit Board meeting
    Jordan Sturdy, MLA and Patrick Weiler, MP
    May 29 Ruth Simons Re: Unesco Biosphere

    All meetings held virtually.

  • June
    June 1  Mountain FM - Mayoral Monday
    SLRD Board Meeting
    June 2  UBCM discussion on Transit
    Meeting with Rev. Gutjahr
    June 3  Mayor's Virtual Drop In
    Stephen Sidwell, Gregor Robertson re: Nexii update
    June 4   Ruth Simons re: Biosphere Reserve update
    Conference call with Minister Robinson
    Jordan Sturdy, MLA and Patrick Weiler, MP
    June 8  World Oceans Day Virtual Event
    SLRD meeting
    June 9 BC Housing and Helping Hands re: Supportive Housing
    June 10    Chamber of Commerce monthly meeting
    Call with Minister Beare
    Jordan Sturdy, MLA and Patrick Weiler, MP
    Climate Lecture Series with Ian Picketts
    June 11   Carbon Engineering Groundbreaking
    Heather Mann, Nik Gottlieb and Daphnee Tuzlak Re: draft proposal around sustainable and just COVID Recovery
    Tourism Industry Impacts - Townhall with MLA Sturdy and Caucus
    June 12  Affordable Housing discussion with BC Housing
    Howe Sound Secondary Commencement Speech recording
    June 15  Squamish Nation Breakfast Meeting
    Meeting with IAFF Union
    June 17 Economic Leadership Team pre-meeting update
    June 18  Virtual Info-session: Preventing and Responding to Labor Trafficking and Labor Exploitation
    Jordan Sturdy, MLA and Patrick Weiler, MP
    June 19  Mayor For a Day visit with Winners
    Lieven Callewaert re: regenerative communities
    June 22  RCMP Monthly Meeting
    Andrew Wilson phone call re: off leash dog solutions
    June 24 SLRD Board Meeting
    June 25 SLRD interviews for new CAO
    June 26 SLRD interviews for new CAO
    June 29 Squamish Economic Leadership Team Inaugural Meeting
      Call with David Keane re: WLNG

    All meetings held virtually.

  • July
    July 2    Michael Hutchison, Hutchison Group
    Isaac Bell Anthem Properties
    North Sea to Sky Update meeting with MLA and MP 
    July 3    ICIP Federal Funding Announcement 
    July 6   Mountain FM – Mayoral Monday
    Union Executive Meeting, CUPE
    Minister Robinson COVID-19 Update Call
    July 8     Chamber of Commerce – monthly meeting
    July 9   Whistler FM interview
    Gift card delivery to winner of the Mayor for a Day online quiz
    Mayor’s Drop-in – in the Park
    Jaye Russell, Sea to Sky Community Services
    North Sea to Sky Update meeting with MLA and MP
    July 10    Community Forest Board Meeting
    July 13   Phone call – MP Patrick Weiler
    Library Board - G. McRadu and D. Gayton
    July 16   Moe Sihota, Lobbyist WLNG
    Carol Coffey, Squamish Community Foundation
    North Sea to Sky Update meeting with MLA and MP
    July 20   Squamish Nation/ District Breakfast Meeting
    July 22   Radio Canada – Interview
    SLRD Board Meeting
    Global News – Interview
    July 24   Community Foundation - Darren Roberts, Pam Duynstee, Rob MacLeod, Doug Hackett, Rob Weys, Jill Carter
    Meeting with MP Patrick Weiler
    July 27   Gord Schoberg and Vanessa Connelly, Fortis BC
    RCMP/ District monthly meeting
    WLNG – David Keane
    July 30   Sea to Sky Update Call – Call with MP/MLA and Mayors
  • August
    August 14    George Iwama, Quest University
    Community Conversation Project Kick Off Meeting
    August 17   Rodney Wilson, WLF Strategic Advisors
    August 18   Community Conversation Project Meeting
    August 31   Pride Flag Raising Ceremony
  • September
    September 9    Chamber of Commerce – monthly meeting
    September 10   Squamish Economic Partner Forum
    September 11   Corridor Mayor’s Lunch – Mayor Crompton and Mayor Richman
    September 14   Global News - Interview
      UBCM Meeting  - BC Hydro
      CKNW Radio - Interview
      CBC Radio - Interview
      BCIT News - Interview
      National Post - Interview
      On The Coast CBC – live Interview
    September 15   Breakfast TV - Interview
      UBCM Minister Meeting –Minister George Heyman
    September 16   Energy Sector Breakfast
      BC Transit Board Meeting
      Mayor’s Drop in – U Siyam Pavilion
    September 17   BC Transit Board Meeting
      UBCM Minister Meeting –Minister Mike Farnworth
      SLRD Minister Meeting - Minister George Heyman
    September 18   UBCM Minister meeting - Minister Bruce Ralston
      Vancouver Coastal Health Covid 19 Update
      Jaye Russell – Sea to Sky Community Services
      Woodfibre LNG/Fortis workforce accommodations – Mike Coyne
      UBCM Minister meeting –Minister  Claire Trevena
    September 21-25   UBCM 2020 Convention
    September 24   Call with MP Weiler and Sea to Sky Mayors – Covid 19 update
    September 28   Diana Gunstone – United Way
      John Matthews – Cornerstone Developments
    September 29   Christine McLeod - Stepping into Leadership Group
    September 30    Michelle Nahanee – Actioning United Nations Declaration of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) Workshop
      RCMP Monthly meeting
      Vancouver Coastal Health Covid-19 Update
         
  • October
    October 1    Amy Liebenberg and Cydney Lyons – Arts Council update
      Sea to Sky Update Call – Call with MP/MLA and Mayors
    October 2   Vancouver Coastal Health Covid-19 Update
      Clarke Drive Overpass Opening Ceremony – Bosa Properties and Kingswood
      Mayoral Monday on Mountain FM
    October 5   Christine McLeod, Impact People Practices – Mayor’s Youth Council
      Mayor’s Drop In in the Park
    October 7   Jordan Municipal Support Project Update - Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM)
    October 8   Tim Croyle, BC Transit
      Sea to Sky Update Call – Call with MP/MLA and Mayors
      Squamish Fire Rescue Operations Day
    October 10   Chamber of Commerce Monthly meeting
    October 14   Greg Moore and Garry Peters – Discussion re: Vertical Farming
    October 15   Lower Mainland Local Government Association Board Meeting
      Flora Ferraro – Quest University
    October 16   Vancouver Coastal Health Covid-19 Update
      District/Squamish Nation Monthly Breakfast meeting
    October 19   FCM Virtual Sustainable Cities Conference
    October 20-22   Lesley Weeks, Toran Savjord, Kirby Brown – Tourism Squamish
    October 21   Steven Chua, Squamish Chief – Zoning Bylaw Walkthrough
    October 22   John French, Forbes Latimer, Judith Flores, Sean Tickner, Dan Fitzpatrick, Susan Rivers, Shannon Leigh, Joanie Robichaud, Pedro Serrano and Cole Demski-Jones Re: Tiny Homes
    October 26   SLRD Board Meeting
      Call with MP and corridor mayors
    October 28-29   Chuck Baumberg, Crosby MacDonald, Wave Forest
    October 30   Andrew Laurie, MacDonald Realty – Lot 15 Aspen Rd
      Vancouver Coastal Health Covid-19 Update
      Vivian Krause, re: Quest University
      Sea to Sky Community Services, Squamish Helping Hands, Michael Hutchison re: short term housing options
  • November
    November 2    Mayoral Monday on Mountain FM
        Meeting – David Lavalee
       Meeting with Squamish Nation
    November 4   Federation of Canadian Municipalities -Rapid Housing Info session
        Mayor’s Drop-in – Junction Park
      Loggers East Neighbourhood Planning Session
    November 5   Emerging Sector Ecosystem – Deep Dive into Green Economy
       Sea to Sky Update Call – Call with MP/MLA and Mayors/Chair
       George Iwama – Quest University
    November 6   Vancouver Coastal Health Covid-19 Update
    November 7   Community Event - Pop Up Conversation at the Farmer’s Market
      Community Event - Anti-Racism Summit
    November 8   Community Event - Eagle Watch Opening Ceremony
    November 9    Meeting – David Lavalee
    November 12   Chamber of Commerce monthly meeting
         Emerging Sector Ecosystem - Deep Dive into the Outdoor Recreation Theme
      Sea to Sky Update Call – Call with MP/MLA and Mayors/Chair
    November 13   Vancouver Coastal Health Covid-19 Update
      David Keane – Woodfibre LNG
    November 16   Monthly meeting with Squamish Nation
      Emi Kingan, Quest University – Car Free Days Initiative
    November 18 & 19   BC Transit Board meeting
    November 19   Lower Mainland Local Government Association Board meeting
      Sea to Sky Update Call – Call with MP/MLA and Mayors/Chair
    November 20   Vancouver Coastal Health Covid-19 Update
      Jon Hewitt, Leon Lebeniste
      IAP2 for Decision Makers Training with SLRD
    November 23   CivX Conference- Media Musings with Frances Bula (Globe & Mail) and Justin McElroy (CBC).
      CivX Conference - The Housing & Homeless Crisis: A Revolutionary Call to Action.
      W. Sutherland re: Neighbourhood Plans
    November 25 & 26   SLRD Board Meeting
    November 26   Presentation to Squamish Nation Council
      Sea to Sky Update Call – Call with MP/MLA and Mayors/Chair
    November 27   Vancouver Coastal Health Covid-19 Update
      Tracey Saxby, My Sea to Sky
      Paul Dangerfield, Capilano University
    November 30   George Iwama, Quest University
      Vancouver Coastal Health Open Board meeting
      Economic Leadership Team and Economic Partner Forum Joint Meeting
  • December
    December 2    Mayor’s Drop In
        Chris Bozman Re: Logger’s East
    December 3   Meeting with Quest University & Primacorp
      Lieven Callewaert re: Squamish economic development plan
      Attorney General Eby
      S2S Mayors and SLRD Chair, MLA, MP
    December 4   VCH Covid-19 update
    December 7   Mayoral Monday
      Mountain FM & Pioneer Way video, Squamish Chief
    December 9   Bosa Properties re: Sea and Sky development (Brendan Yee)
    December 10   Tracey DeLeeuw, Rural Coordination Centre of BC
    December 11   VCH Covid-19 update
    Covid update with Minister Osborne
      Monthly Chamber of Commerce meeting
    December 14   LGLA-LGMA Learning Session Preparatory Discussion
      Squamish Community Conversation Planning
    December 16   Squamish Lillooet Regional District Board meeting
    December 17   Squamish Lillooet Regional District COW meeting
      North Mayor, MLA, MP Covid-19 Update
    December 21 IAFF and CUPE meetings

2019

  • January
    January 2    RCMP Monthly Meeting
      Squamish Transit Drivers
    January 3   CBC Interview- BC  Assessment
    January 7   Mountain FM- Mayoral  Monday on the Morning Show
    January 8 Martin Ebadi DIBA Management Corp
    January 9    Diana Gunstone Volunteer Week
    Jaye Russell Sea to Sky Community Services
    K. Germyn Youth Services discussion
      Chamber of Commerce
    January 10   Squamish Nation Breakfast
    January 17    LMLGA Newly Elected Officials Seminar
      Under one Roof Community Advisory Committee launch
    January 22 Justin McElroy CBC Interview
    January 23     Helen Beynon SORCA
    Chris Green and Emma Moses Squamish Minor Hockey
    Kevin Shoemaker Polygon
      Annual Chamber of Commerce Mayor's Luncheon
     Pam Goldsmith-Jones  MP
     January 24   Greg Moore  Avery Development 
     Zoe Blue  Quest Sustainability Summit
     January 28    Karin Olson  Vancouver Coastal Health
     Cydney Lyons/Tamara Stanners  Arts Council and Constellation Festival
       SD48
     January 30    SLRD Board Meeting
     January 31     SLRD CoW
     Stacy Thomas  Interview- article about leadership and women
  • February
    February 1 Community Forest Board Meeting   
    February 4 Mayoral Monday - Mountain FM  
    February 5  District Facilities Tour #2  
    RCMP Strategic Planning Session  
    February 6  RCMP Monthly Meeting  
    Community Christmas Care Darcy Reimer
    February 7 Squamish River Waterhed Society Meeting
    Central Estuary Restoration Project
     
    February 8 Interview re: Constellation Festival Stacy Thomas
    February 13    EV Charging Infrastructure Maxime Charron
    Squamish Terminals Kim Stegeman 
    Monthly meeting with Chamber of Commerce  
    BC Easter Seals Charlene Krepiakevich and Bruce Kirk
    February 14  Squamish Nation Breakfast meeting  
    Vancouver Pacific Development Corporation Doug Wark/Larry Sunderland
    February 19 Speak at Stepping into Leadership   
    February 20   Howe Sound Women’s Centre Askley Oakes
    Land Sea Camps Mike Coyne
    Budget and Strategy Plan Public Input Meeting  
    February 21 Quest University Sustainability Summit    
    February 22 Chamber of Commerce event - Adventure Centre  
    February 26 Student Sustainability Researcher - Quest University Samantha Leigh
    February 27 SLRD Board Meeting  
    February 28 SLRD Committee of the Whole meeting  
  • March
    March 1 Community Forest Board Meeting  Gauustees
    March 4 Mayoral Monday - Mountain FM  
    March 6 Strait of Georgia and Howe Sound Glass Sponge Reef
    Conservation Initiative Announcement 
     
    March 7 Holborn Group Jonathan Cooper
    March 8 Mountain FM Studio Darren
    March 11 Trails Meg Fellowes
    March 13 Apadana Wellness Centre Hossein Lofti
    March 14 Squamish River Watershed Society -
    Central Estuary Restoration Project Working Group Meeting 
     
    March 15 Squamish Territory Leadership Forum  
    March 17 Nor Am Ski Jumping Event  
    March 18 Visit to Quest University - Democracy and Justice Eric Gorham
    March 20 SLRD Board Meeting  
    March 21 BC Greens Liz Lilly, Stefan Jonsson
    March 28 Squamish Nation Breakfast Meeting  
  • April
    April 1   Mayoral Monday - Mountain FM
      BC Mayors Caucus - Prince George
    April 2   BC Mayors Caucus - Prince George
    April 3   Provincial Environmental Assessment Stakeholder Meeting
    April 5   Mayors Drop-In
    Greg Moore,
    Laurie Schmidt
    Avery Developments
    April 7   Cheakamus Centre - Potlatch as Methodology Lecture
      Squamish Minor hockey end of the season awards ceremony
    April 8   Squamish RCMP Volunteer Appreciation Event
    April 10   Monthly meeting with the Chamber of Commerce
    Askley Oakes Howe Sound Women Centre
      Squamish Climate Action Network (Event)
    April 12 Jeff Fisher Community Forest Update
    April 15 Toran Savjord Capilano University
      RCMP Monthly Meeting
    April 17   SLRD Strategic Planning
    April 18   SLRD Strategic Planning
    April 24   SLRD Board Meeting
    April 25   SLRD COW Meeting
    April 27   Valleycliffe Elementary School; Valleycliffe Elementary
    Living Classroom Presents: Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Traditional
    Plant Discovery Trail (Event)
    April 28   Day of Mourning Ceremony
    April 29   Library Volunteer Appreciation Dinner
    April 30 Allie Meeres,
    David Keane
    WLNG
      Stepping into Leadership Cohort
      Meeting with Jon Hewitt
      Seniors Dinner - The Manor
  • May
    May 1 Glenne Campbell Brackendale Fall Fair
      Mayors Drop-In
      Global BC Interview
      Public Art Select Committee Meeting
    May 2   Quest Graduates' Keystone Presentations
    Quest University
    Ben Reeder Back Country Brewing
      Short Term Rentals Open House
    Adventure Centre
      Mayors Roundtable Meeting
    May 3   VCH Sea to Sky Local Governance
    Liason Meeting
    Minister Robinson BC Housing Event
    May 6   Mayoral Monday - Mountain FM
    Emily Kalil Camp Summit Interview
      Youth Awards Night - The 55 Activity Centre
    May 8   PIBC Award for Excellence in Policy Planning -
    Squamish OCP
    May 9   LMLGA Conference
    May 10   LMLGA Conference
    May 13   Chief Story - Dike Progress
    Fisherman's Park/Project site
    May 14   Provincial Environmental Assessment
    Stakeholders Meeting
    May 15   Carbon Engineering Meeting
    May 16   Capilano University Re: 2030 Plan
      Sea to Sky Healthy Communities Congress
      Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards
    Quest University
    May 21 Mia Gordon Weather Network Interview
    May 22   SLRD Board Meeting
    May 23   Governing in the Public Interest: Foundational
    Training for Public Sector Board Members
      Public Works Day - Public Works
    May 24   Mayor for a Day Festivities
      Students Strike for Climate Action
    May 27 Robin Sherry Squamish Canyon Project
    May 29   Provincial Environmental Assessment
    Stakeholders Meeting
    May 30   BC Transit Board of Directors Meeting
    May 31   Rural Site Visits Project -
    Rural Coordination Center of BC
      RCMP Ride-Along
  • June
    June 5  Brendan Yee and
    Wayne Vickers
    Bosa Meeting
      Council to Council Meeting - Squamish Nation
    June 6   Mayors Drop-In
    June 7    Jordan Municipal Support Project Visit
      World Ocean Day - Mamquam Elementary
    June 10 Kim Armour, Chessy Knight,
    and Edith Tobe
    Squamish Estuary Management Committee
    June 11  Brent Carlson Anthem Properties
      Squamish Non-Profit Network Meeting
    June 12   Provincial Environmental Assessment
    Stakeholder Meeting
    June 13    Squamish Nation Breakfast
    Don Ross Middle
    School Students
    Toonie for a Turtle
    June 14    Squamish Nation/RCMP/District Canoe Paddling
      Howe Sound Secondary School Commencement
    June 17   Jerry Muir BC Hydro Meeting
      Blueshore Financial
    Minna Koskela Wild Ocean Commitments
    June 19   Downtown Business Improvement Association
    Annual General Meeting
    June 20  David Earhart Wedgewood Development SLRD
      Global News - Focus BC
    June 21   Paul Dangerfield
  • July
    July 1   Canada Day Opening Ceremony
    July 3   IAFF Union Executive Meeting
    Kirby Brown Sea to Sky Gondola
      Mayor's Drop-in
    July 5   Visit with Northern Yukon Abroad Students
      CUPE Union Executive Meeting
    July 9   Mayoral Monday – Mountain FM
      Economic Development Meeting
    July 10   Global News
      Sea to Sky Nordics
      Monthly meeting with Chamber of Commerce
    July 11   Environmental Assessment Stakeholder Implementation Committee
    July 15   Anna and Mike DiTommaso
      Mike Bosa, Solterra Developments
    July 16   Sunniva Sorby – Hearts in the Ice
    July 17   Gord Schoberg – FortisBC
      Edward Archibald, Downtown BIA
      Phone call: Kevin Cormack Re: Regional Transit
      Blue Heron Property and Anthony Mark
      Phone call: David Keane, WLNG
    July 18   Mike Howard, Re: Short term rentals
      Joshua Viner re: Short Term-Rental
      Youth Climate Action Committee
    July 19   Phone conference: Regional Transit
      Interview: Globe & Mail
  • August
    August 4   Squamish Days Parade
      Loggers Sports Show
    August 11   Global BC
      Global BC, CTV, and CBC
      CTV News Network
    August 12   CBC Early Edition. News 1130
      BC Transit Board Orientation
      CTV News
    August 13   Climate Caucus Summit
    August 14   Heather Mann
    August 15   Japanese Student Visit
      Minister Cameron Gutjahr – St. John the Divine Anglican Church
    August 16   Gord Schoberg – Fortis BC
      BC Wood Magazine
      Helping Hands Community BBQ
    August 29   Library Awards Ceremony
      Mike Bosa, Solterra Developments
    August 30   TransLink 2050 Meeting
  • September
    September 9   Pride Flag Raising
      Squamish Arts Council
      Maureen Mackell, Squamish Helping Hands
      Usman Valiante, SORCA
    September 10-18   Hearts In Ice Trip to Svalbard
    September 20   Ellen Flournoy, Quest University
    September 23-27   UBCM Convention
    September 23   NEXII
      Walter Merida, UBC
    September 24   AirBnB meeting
    September 28   Squamish Minor Hockey Puck Drop
    September 30   Dana Taylor
  • October
    October 1  Environmental Assessment Office Indigenous Implementation Committee meeting  
    October 2  Environmental Assessment Office Stakeholder Meeting  
    October 3  Quarterly meeting: CUPE  
     Sea to Sky Municipal Update for Realtors  
     BCIT Tourism Students Talk  
    October 5 Stroller Brigade  
    October 7  Mayoral Monday – Mountain FM  
    Kimberly Armour/Edith Tobe Central Estuary Restoration Project  
    Minna Koskela-Wild, World Ocean’s Day  
    Kathleen van der Ree – Northyards Cider Co.  
    October 9 Chamber of Commerce  
    Brian Moorhead – Squamish Access Society  
    Mayor’s Drop-In  
    October 10 Quarterly Meeting: IAFF  
    Kent Proctor – Fisher Coating  
    October 11 Squamish Canyon Site Visit  
    October 15 Hearts in the Ice – Mamquam Elementary  
    October 17 Environmental Assessment Office Stakeholder Meeting  
    Quest University Lecture:
    Mt. Meager Volcanic Complex
     
    October 21 Tamara Stanners – Constellation Festival Planning  
    Geoff Park – Coast Mountain Academy  
    Diana Gunstone, Non Profit Network  
    October 24 Southern Tour of SLRD  
    October 25 Howe Sound Community Forum  
    October 26 Caitlin MacDonell, Squamish Access Society  
    Repair Café – Brennan Park  
    October 28 Phone Call – Karin Olson, Vancouver Coastal Health  
    John Matthews, Newport Developments  
    Hearts in the Ice - Brackendale Elementary  
    Hearts in the Ice - Mamquam Elementary  
    October 29 Hearts in the Ice - Brackendale Elementary  
    Aida Eloisa  
    Global News Interview  
    October 30 Squamish Windsports Society  
    Sal Toosi – Realtor  
    October 31 Deb McQueen  
    Anne Marie McKenzie and Diana Gunstone, Non Profit Network  
  • November
    November 3 BCEDA Minister’s Dinner  
    November 4 Environmental Assessment Office Indigenous Implementation Committee Meeting  
    November 5 Pam Gilatis and Diana Gunstone, Non Profit Network  
    Wayne Vickers  
    November 6   Jaye Russell, Sea to Sky Community Services  
    Steve Best and Richard Avedon-Savage
    Squamish Paddling Club
     
    Mayor’s Drop-In  
     Interview – Radio Canada  
     Youth Strategy Dialogue – Quest University  
     November 7   Bill Cavanaugh  
     Ann Marie MacKenzie and Carol Coffey, Squamish Community Foundation  
    November 8 Howe Sound Secondary Remembrance Day Ceremony – Howe Sound Secondary  
    Passive house tour  
    November 9 Squamish EagleWatch Volunteer Interpreter Program Opening Ceremony – Brackendale Dike  
    November 11 Community Remembrance Day Service  
    November 13 RCMP Monthly Meeting  
    Chamber of Commerce Monthly meeting  
    Mike Buda, Translink  
    November 14 Environmental Assessment Office Stakeholder Implementation Committee meeting  
    Squamish Nation Breakfast  
    November 15 Hearts in the Ice – Squamish Montessori  
    Conference Call: Clare Demeres and Stewart Elgie  
    November 16 Fraser Basin Council Youth Cohort  
    November 19 Brent Carlson – Anthem Properties  
    November 20 Mike Coyne – LandSea  
    Jeff Norman, SORCA  
    November 23 Child Care Open House – Brennan Park  
    Squamish Nation Pow Wow  
    November 29 Patrick Weiler  
    Skype Call: EA Act Implementation  
    November 30 Santa Claus Parade  
  • December
    December 2  Mayoral Monday – Mountain FM  
    December 3  RCMP Mayor’s Forum  
    December 4   Mayor’s Drop-In  
     Robert Goluch – Men’s Shed  
    December 5  Eagle Viewing Dike Open House –
    Adventure Centre
     
    December 7 Tarsemhouse Open House – Aspen Rd.  
    December 11 Environmental Assessment Office Stakeholder Implementation Committee meeting  
    Squamish Sustainability Networking Event  
    December 12 Kevin Shoemaker, Polygon  
    Babak Nikbakhtan Lexi Group  
    Sarah Strother, Squamish Chief  
    December 13 Squamish Library Breakfast  
    December 16 Tim Hope and Norman Laube – Whistler Sport Legacies  
    December 18 & 19 SLRD Board Meeting  
     
    December 21 SRWS – Salmon Solstice Walk and Talk