Squamish from the Chief, Squamish, BC
View from The Chief
Rock climbing on the Chief, Squamish BC
Chris Christie Climber: Mandoline Rose Masse-Clark
Stand Up Paddleboarding, Mamquam River, Squamish BC
Chris Christie: Stand Up Paddleboarder: Norman Hann
Squamish from the Chief, Squamish, BC
View from The Chief

District of Squamish

District of Squamish

Representatives

Karen Elliott
Director
Phone: (604) 815-5030
Armand Hurford
First Alternate Director
Chris Pettingill
Second Alternate Director
Jenna Stoner
Director
Phone: (604) 389-8504
Outside Agency/Other Appointments
  • Fraser Basin Council Board (P. Heintzman)
  • Lower Mainland Local Government Association - Flood Control (D. Race)

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Population: 19,950 including First Nations (2016 Canada Census)

The District of Squamish is located at the northern tip of Howe Sound, mid-way between the City of Vancouver and the Resort Municipality of Whistler. The community is situated within the traditional territory of the Squamish Nation and within the boundaries of Electoral Area D of the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District.

Recognized as the Outdoor Recreation Capital of Canada, Squamish offers world class hiking and mountain biking trails, rock climbing, kite boarding, wind surfing, kayaking, ski touring, snowmobiling along with countless other outdoor activities. One of the fastest growing communities in Canada, Squamish offers a breathtaking natural setting, convenient access, vibrant arts and culture scene, range of education opportunities, affordable housing, and an expanding and diverse business community.

Bylaws

Community Organizations

Category: Sports & Recreation
Category: Arts
Category: Youth
Category: Special Interest
Category: Service Clubs
Category: Agriculture
Category: Youth
Category: Special Interest

Upcoming Events

There are currently no upcoming events posted.

Notices

Other Notice
Dec 31, 2020 - I’ve been listening to the COVID-19 updates from our Provincial Health Officer, Dr. Bonnie Henry, and Minister of Health, Adrian Dix, with equal parts of... Read more
Other Notice
Dec 30, 2020 - The Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) Board of Directors is deeply saddened by the sudden passing of Graham Haywood, Senior Project Coordinator at the SLRD... Read more
Dec 18, 2020 - What a year, indeed! Early in 2020, when we first started to hear grumblings about the Coronavirus and COVID-19, we really did not know the extent to which we –... Read more
Other Notice
Dec 4, 2020 - This time of the year can be stressful for many, with added pressures of the holiday season and the extra expenses that often come with it. COVID-19 has added an... Read more
Other Notice
Nov 20, 2020 - Yesterday we learned that the provincial orders previously placed on the Fraser and Vancouver Coastal health regions have been extended to the entire province and... Read more

Past Meetings

Date Committee Agenda Minutes
Jan 1, 2021 SLRD Office Closed
Dec 31, 2020 SLRD Office Closed
Dec 30, 2020 SLRD Office Closed
Dec 29, 2020 SLRD Office Closed
Dec 28, 2020 SLRD Office Closed

Permits / Applications

Date Name Type Documents
Feb 28, 2018 RGS Amendment (Growth Management text amendments)

Projects/Initiatives

Name Type Communities
Administrative Building Expansion and Renovations Governance & Administration
  • All Areas
Alternative Approval Process (AAP) - SLRD Administrative Building Renovation Loan Authorization Bylaw No. 1519-2017 Governance & Administration
  • All Areas
Cannabis Regulations Planning & Building
  • All Areas
Commercial Livestock Relocation Guide Emergency Management
  • All Areas
Emergency Program Annual Report 2016 Emergency Management
  • All Areas

Reports

Year Title Area Report
2021 SLRD Community Risk Assessment All Areas Download
2020 SLRD All-Hazards Emergency Response Plan All Areas Download
2020 SLRD Pandemic Response Plan All Areas Download
2020 SLRD Business Continuity Plan All Areas Download
2020 Squamish-Lillooet Regional District Geohazard Risk Prioritization Report All Areas Download
2020 Squamish-Lillooet Regional District Geohazard Risk Prioritization Report - Appendix H Results Tabulation All Areas Download
2018 Agricultural Water Demand Model - Squamish River Valley District of Squamish, Electoral Area D Download
2018 Agricultural Water Demand Model: Squamish-Lillooet Regional District All Areas Download
2018 Upper Squamish Flood Hazard Mapping and Risk Assessment District of Squamish, Electoral Area D Download
2017 2014/2015 Regional Growth Strategy Monitoring Report District of Lillooet, District of Squamish, Electoral Area B, Electoral Area C, Electoral Area D, Resort Municipality of Whistler, Village of Pemberton Download

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Sub-Regional Services

  • Squamish District Swimming Pool
  • Squamish Emergency Services
  • Sea to Sky Trail

Regional Services

  • 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

Upcoming Meetings

Date Committee Agenda Minutes
Jan 27, 2021 SLRD Board Download
Jan 27, 2021 Sea to Sky Regional Hospital District
Jan 28, 2021 Committee of the Whole Download
Feb 15, 2021 SLRD Office Closed
Feb 24, 2021 SLRD Board
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