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  1. Regional District of North Okanagan Offers $25 Rebate for Propane Tank Adapter Hose
    Thee RDNO encourages residents to consider alternatives to 1 lb single-use propane cylinders to reduce costs, conserve resources and avoids household hazardous waste. As an incentive to avoid these non-reusable propane cylinders, the RDNO is offering residents a rebate of up to $25 on the purchase of a propane tank adapter hose from a local retailer.

    April 30, 2021
  2. Intersection Video Cameras to Positively Impact Road Users in Richmond
    Cameras will provide the city with more accurate data for traffic planning, increasing safety and potentially mitigating vehicle congestion. Camera footage will also be available for up to 30 days to assist with vehicle-related incidents.

    April 29, 2021
  3. Vancouver Parks Board Creating Meadows in Parks and Boulevards Throughout City
    The Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation is piloting 37 hectares of naturalized and wildflower meadows in parks, golf courses, and boulevards throughout Vancouver this year.

    April 29, 2021
  4. Contract Awarded for Sicamous and District Rec Centre Management
    The Columbia Shuswap Regional District is pleased to announce the awarding of the Sicamous and District Recreation Centre Facility Management five-year agreement to Nustadia Recreation Inc., a Canadian company that provides complete turnkey development and operating management for recreational facilities across the country.

    April 27, 2021
  5. First Two Communities in Columbia Shuswap Regional District Earn FireSmart Recognition
    The Columbia Shuswap Regional District is celebrating the recognition of its first two FireSmart Communities located in Electoral Area C, South Shuswap.

    April 27, 2021
  6. RDNO Urges Halt to Logging Plans Above Vernon Water Supply
    Although not opposed to logging or forestry operations, the Regional District of North Okanagan has expressed serious concerns about logging at this specific location, and is seeking a pause in order to find a mutually beneficial solution.

    April 23, 2021
  7. New Emergency Alert System Comes to Kitimat
    The District of Kitimat's new Voyent Alert service is a multi-purpose tool for emergency and non-emergency communications.

    April 22, 2021
  8. New Guide Released: Preventing and Responding to Elected Official Conduct Issues
    Developed by the Working Group on Responsible Conduct (LGMA, UBCM, Ministry of Municipal Affairs), the guide provides advice on fostering responsible conduct, maintaining good governance and resolving conduct issues for those who serve on Councils and Boards. It also includes considerations for local governments that wish to establish an enforcement process within a Code of Conduct.

    April 21, 2021
  9. New Online Engagement Platform Goes Live in Sunshine Coast Regional District
    The new Let's Talk SCRD website features a number of ways to engage with the regional district including discussion forums, polls, idea boards, and surveys - all in one space.

    April 21, 2021
  10. City Council Selects Paul Mochrie as Vancouver's New City Manager
    Mochrie has been serving as Acting City Manager since the departure of former City Manager Sadhu Johnston in early January. Prior to taking on this acting role Mochrie was Deputy City Manager, a position he was appointed to in October 2015.

    April 21, 2021
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