Pemberton Meadows, by Ed Witwicki
Locally grown farm fresh blueberries, by Ed Witwicki
Anderson Lake, by Ed Witwicki
Gates Lake, by Lara Wall
Pemberton Meadows, by Ed Witwicki

Electoral Area C

Electoral Area C

Representatives

Photo of Russell Mack
Russell Mack
Director
Phone: (604) 452-2225
Cell: (604) 935-9098
Jan Kennett
Alternate Director
Phone: (604) 894-6789
Cell: (604) 698-9031
Outside Agency/Other Appointments
  • Howe Sound Community Forum
  • Pemberton Library Board
  • Pemberton – Lillooet Treaty Advisory Committee
  • Sea to Sky Highway Safety Committee
  • Winds of Change Committee

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Pemberton Valley / Mount Currie-D’Arcy Corridor

Population: 3,218 including First Nations communities (2016 Census)
Size: 5,570.39 square kilometers
Folio Count: 1,516
Taxable Property Assessment Total: $550,345,600
Average Taxable Property: $394,513

Electoral Area C is known for its spectacular beauty, characterized by numerous rivers, productive agricultural lands, and steep mountainous vistas. At about 5,600 square kilometers in size, Electoral Area C is the largest area in the regional district, and is also is the most populous. Area C is home to long-time residents with agricultural roots, young families new to the area, part-time residents, and the growing Lil’wat and N’Quatqua First Nations.

Electoral Area C enjoys a diverse economy with a focus on agriculture, tourism and forestry, but also supports a number of home-based businesses. The area shares a close and mutually supportive relationship with the Village of Pemberton.  Although the Pemberton Valley is known as the “Seed Potato Capital of Canada,” in recent years the agricultural industry has seen continued diversification to include cattle ranching, burgeoning small-scale organic farms, a vineyard, extensive equestrian facilities, food and accommodation providers, and other agricultural festivals and events, including the popular Slow Food Cycle Sunday, which celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2014.  

Electoral Area C lies in the centre of the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District, and is bounded to the North by Electoral Area A (Upper Bridge River Valley), to the east by Electoral Area B and the Thompson Nicola Regional District, to the south by Electoral Area D and the Fraser Valley Regional District, and to the west by Sunshine Coast, Powell River and Strathcona Regional Districts.

Bylaws

Communities

  • Pemberton Fringe
  • Pemberton Meadows
  • Mount Currie-D’Arcy Corridor (including Walkerville, Reid Road, Ivy Lake Estates, Owl Ridge, Poole Creek, Birken, Devine and Birkenhead Lake Estates)
  • Lillooet Lake Estates
  • Wedge Woods / Whistler-Pemberton Corridor

First Nations Communities

  • Lil’wat
  • N’Quatqua
  • In-SHUCK-ch

Notices

Other Notice
Jul 18, 2018 - The SLRD is seeking to fill the permanent, full-time position of Resource Recovery Coordinator. The position encompasses a wide range of responsibilities within... Read more
Emergency Notice
Jul 17, 2018 - Effective at noon on Wednesday, July 18, 2018, all open burning (including campfires and Category 3 fires) will be prohibited within the Coastal Fire Centre’s... Read more
Other Notice
Jul 10, 2018 - The SLRD is requesting Proposals from qualified firms to provide design and construction support services for a new solid waste transfer station in Pemberton. A... Read more
Travel/Road Notices, Other Notice
Jun 28, 2018 - The 2018 Subaru IRONMAN Canada triathlon takes place on Sunday, July 29, 2018.  This year, the event will take place primarily in the Whistler area,... Read more
Other Notice
Jun 20, 2018 - The SLRD is requesting Proposals from qualified firms to construct a 1.5 - 2.0 metre wide gravel crush trail between Harrow Road and Pemberton Farm Road East, along... Read more

Past Meetings

Permits / Applications

Date Name Type Documents
Jun 27, 2018 Temporary Use Permit #59 - Tourist Accommodation - 1715 Reid Road Temporary Use Permit
Feb 28, 2018 RGS Amendment (Growth Management text amendments)
Dec 13, 2017 Zoning Amendment Application - 1709 Reid Road Zoning/OCP Amendment Application
Sep 21, 2017 Zoning Amendment Application - WedgeWoods Sales Centre Zoning/OCP Amendment Application
May 31, 2017 ALC Non-Farm Use Application - North Arm Farm - Additional Commercial Weddings Agricultural Land Commission Application
May 24, 2017 Zoning Amendment Application - Continental Pole (2085 Highway 99) Zoning/OCP Amendment Application
May 24, 2017 Zoning Amendment Application - 9118 Portage Rd. Zoning/OCP Amendment Application
Apr 19, 2017 TUP No. 51 - Rise & Shine Foundation Fundraiser (McIvor/DeMerit) Temporary Use Permit
Mar 16, 2017 Pemberton Music Festival Temporary Use Permit - New Application Temporary Use Permit
Feb 15, 2017 Pemberton Music Festival Temporary Use Permit - Renewal Application Temporary Use Permit

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Projects/Initiatives

Name Type Communities
Administrative Building Expansion and Renovations Governance & Administration
  • All Areas
ALR Regulation changes - Agritourism & Non-Farm Use Commercial Events Planning & Building
  • Electoral Area A
  • Electoral Area B
  • Electoral Area C
  • Electoral Area D
Alternative Approval Process (AAP) - Pemberton and District Transfer Station Loan Authorization Bylaw Recycling, Composting & Solid Waste
  • Electoral Area C
  • Village of Pemberton
Alternative Approval Process (AAP) - SLRD Administrative Building Renovation Loan Authorization Bylaw No. 1519-2017 Governance & Administration
  • All Areas
Anderson Lake Docks and Boat Launch Recreation, Culture, Parks & Trails
  • Electoral Area C

Reports

Year Title Area Report
2018 Mount Currie Landslide Risk Assessment Electoral Area C, Village of Pemberton Download
2018 Community Emergency Plan: WedgeWoods Electoral Area C Download
2018 Community Emergency Plan: Ponderosa Electoral Area C Download
2018 Community Emergency Plan: Pemberton Meadows Electoral Area C Download
2018 Community Emergency Plan: Mt. Currie and Pemberton Fringe Electoral Area C Download
2018 Community Emergency Plan: McGillivray Falls Recreation Retreat Electoral Area C Download
2018 Community Emergency Plan: Lillooet Lake Estates & Heather Jean Properties Electoral Area C Download
2018 Community Emergency Plan: Birken Electoral Area C Download
2018 SLRD Emergency Program: 2017 Annual Report Electoral Area A, Electoral Area B, Electoral Area C, Electoral Area D Download
2018 Agricultural Water Demand Model: Squamish-Lillooet Regional District All Areas Download

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Local Services

  • Birken Fire Protection
  • Birken Recreation Commission
  • D’Arcy Street Lighting
  • D’Arcy Water System
  • Devine Water System
  • Devine Waste Transfer Station (D’Arcy, Devine, Birkenhead Lake Refuse; Anderson Lake Garbage)
  • Pemberton Fire Protection
  • Pemberton Heights Fire Protection
  • Pemberton Meadows Fire Protection
  • Pemberton North Water System
  • Walkerville Dyking & Drainage

Sub-Regional Services (shared with the Village of Pemberton)

Other Sub-Regional Services

Regional Services

  • Building Inspection (Electoral Areas only)
  • Civic Addressing (Electoral Areas only)
  • Elections (Electoral Areas only)
  • Electoral Areas Community Parks (Electoral Areas only)
  • Emergency Planning (Electoral Areas only)
  • General Government Services
  • Land Planning & Zoning
  • Regional Growth Strategy (all Electoral Areas and municipalities except Electoral Area A)
  • Regional Transit Planning
  • Treaty Advisory Committee
  • Waste Management Planning

Recycling, Composting & Solid Waste Facilities

Upcoming Meetings

Date Committee Agenda Minutes
Jul 25, 2018 SLRD Board Download
Jul 25, 2018 Sea to Sky Regional Hospital District
Jul 26, 2018 Committee of the Whole
Aug 6, 2018 SLRD Office Closed
Aug 29, 2018 SLRD Board
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