Fernie Council Connection
Corporate Strategic Plan approved
City of Fernie council April 9 approved the 2013 – 2017 Corporate Strategic Plan. The Action Plan identifies the specific steps that will be taken to achieve the strategic objectives that are geared toward operations, procedures, and processes. They describe who does what, when it will be completed, and how the organization knows when steps are completed.
Council rescinded its March 11 motion to fulfill their obligation to being carbon neutral for 2012 through the bulk purchase of Darkwoods.
Ms. Megan Lohmann provided the attached power point presentation at the Committee of the Whole (COTW) meeting on April 8 regarding possible community options for carbon reduction.
Development Variance Permit Application No. DVPA-324 – Collin Woehl and Christine Abela – Lot 6, Block 84, District Lot 4588, Kootenay District, Plan 734A.
Council authorized issuance of DVP- 324.
Development Variance Permit Application No. DVPA-326 – Heather Hockley – Lot 2, Block 38, District Lot 4588, Kootenay District, Plan 734A Except Parcel A (See 33/473 24795A).
Council authorized issuance of DVP-326
Fernie Chamber of Commerce Annual General Meeting
Thursday April 25 at Lizard Creek Lodge, 5346 Highline Drive– Fernie Alpine Resort
Seating is limited so reserve your spot before April 18 by calling 250-423-6868.
Liquor Control and Licensing Branch
Policy Directive No: 13-07 Special Occasion License policy changes & PST reimplementation 2013 03-27 Special Occasion License Policy
Fernie Pets Society is launching its own Spay Neutering Incentive Program (SNiP), which will offer discounted spay/neutering for owned cats and free spay/neutering for homeless or feral cats.
Relay for Life
Don’t forget to register your Team at www.relaybc.ca. Your participation makes a difference!
Zoning Bylaw No. 1750, Amendment Bylaw No. 142, Bylaw No. 2206, 2013 for Lots 1-9, District Lot 4138, Kootenay District, Strata Plan NES2856 was given third reading and referred to the Ministry of Transportation & Infrastructure for approval.
Zoning Bylaw No. 1750, Amendment Bylaw No. 145, Bylaw No. 2210, 2013 for Parcel A(see2422IA) Lot 1, Block 51, District Lot 4588, Kootenay District Plan 734A was given third reading and referred to the Ministry of Transportation & Infrastructure for approval.
Dog Licencing, Regulating and Impounding Bylaw No. 1995, 2005 – Council directed staff to bring forward a bylaw amendment that will remove the increased licence fee for breed specific dogs at the Committee of the Whole.
Testing for selenium
Water Testing for selenium – Council directed staff to begin testing for selenium and other items on a quarterly basis at the Committee of the Whole meeting.
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