Council Briefs

Regular Meeting 
Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Council received the award from the Canadian Public Works Association, recognizing the District’s Public Works Department for winning the National Public Works Week celebration contest for a Community of 10,000 to 29,999.

Council authorized Development Permit No. 501 for the property located at 1360 Victoria Street, Squamish, BC, subject to provisions and variances outlined in the meeting minutes. View the permit.

Council adopted amendments to the Priority Development Application Review Policy as outlined in the November 5, 2019 Community Planning and Infrastructure report to Council “Amendment No. 1 to Priority Development Application Review Policy”. Read the report.

Council will submit an application in the amount of $25,000 to the Union of BC Municipalities for a Volunteer & Composite Fire Department Training & Equipment Grant under the Community Emergency Preparedness Fund. Read the report.

Council awarded a five-year Financial Audit Services Contract to BDO Canada LLP to undertake the Financial Services Audit for the District of Squamish. Pursuant to the Community Charter s. 169, BDO Canada LLP was appointed as the municipal auditor for the District of Squamish 2019 financial statement audit. Read the report.

Council will proceed with an application for funding from Western Economic Diversification’s Strategic Innovation Fund to support the implementation of the Squamish Industry Innovation Studio Pilot. Read the report.



District of Squamish Single Use Items Reduction Bylaw No. 2703, 2019 was given first three readings as amended.
Read the report. 
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District of Squamish Municipal Ticket Information Bylaw No. 1832, 2004, Amendment Bylaw (Single Use Items Reduction Bylaw) No. 2704, 2019 was given first three readings. 
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District of Squamish Notice Enforcement Bylaw No. 2418, 2015, Amendment Bylaw (Single Use Items Reduction Bylaw) No. 2705, 2019 was given first three readings. 
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