Tag Archives: Wendy Booth

Booth re-elected in Area F

Wendy Booth will return for a third term as Director for Electoral Area F in the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK).   Booth earned 396 votes compared to challenger Andrea Dunlop, who captured 252 votes. While Booth is a … > Read More

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Booth keeping busy on campaign trail

Start a campaign for re-election, add a few out-of-town meetings, blend in work as the current Electoral Area F Director and heat that up with a few unresolved local issues and two young Labrador puppies at home. Sound like a … > Read More

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Three electoral area directors acclaimed

A number of potential Electoral Area election battles in the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) were nullified at the close of the Oct. 10 nomination deadline for the upcoming Nov. 15 local election. Acclaimed in the RDEK were Electoral Area … > Read More

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Lots left to do; Booth seeks re-election

Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) Electoral Area F director Wendy Booth says there is much work left to do and wants to continue doing it following the Nov. 15 election. Speaking from her home in Dutch Creek, Booth said … > Read More

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Family-focused affordable housing opens in Invermere

The official opening of an 18-unit apartment complex providing affordable housing, specifically for low to moderate income families, was held August 11 with a variety of regional dignitaries in attendance. Hanna Capilo, a young mother and resident of the complex … > Read More

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Happy summer everyone!

Mayor’s Message for June 2014 By Village of Canal Flats Mayor Ute Juras Well, June has come and gone and thanks to less rain and slower melting snowpack due to cooler nights we have made it through without major flooding. … > Read More

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New tourism initiative gets funding

An innovative new tourism strategy in the Columbia Valley has been approved for over $100,000 in funding over three years through the Columbia Valley Community Directed Funds (CVCDF) Program. The funding will help the Columbia Cultural Tourism Association hire a … > Read More

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RDEK Board Highlights

Transit Superstar Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) Community Services Manager Shannon Moskal was congratulated by the Board of Directors May 2 on being named a BC Transit Superstar. Shannon works with BC Transit, our contractors and the public using … > Read More

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Chamber hears from regional directors

Four of the five Columbia Valley Regional District of East Kootenay board directors addressed about 30 Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce members Jan. 16 during a luncheon at the Lions Hall. Village of Canal Flats Mayor Ute Juras, Electoral Area … > Read More

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RDEK honoured for flood communications

The Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) has received an award from the Union of British Columbia Municipalities (UBCM) for civic engagement, for its communication efforts during the June flooding crisis in the Elk Valley, Wasa, Kimberley and Columbia Valley. During … > Read More

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