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

Photo of Doug Race
Doug Race
Director
Phone: (604) 898-1511
Karen Elliott
Director
Phone: (604) 815-5030
Jenna Stoner
First Alternate Director
Chris Pettingill
Second Alternate Director
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: Sports & Recreation
Category: Arts
Category: Sports & Recreation
Category: Sports & Recreation
Category: Sports & Recreation
Category: Sports & Recreation
Category: Sports & Recreation

Upcoming Events

There are currently no upcoming events posted.

Notices

Other Notice
Sep 25, 2020 - Orange Shirt Day is September 30th and is a day to remember the suffering of indigenous children in government run residential schools. It is one of those things... Read more
Sep 18, 2020 - Fire! As forest fires rage in the Western US States, winds have brought smoke into BC causing some of the worst air quality, and thus threat to health, anywhere... Read more
Weather Notices
Sep 16, 2020 - Environment Canada has issued updated special weather statement and smoky skies bulletin for regions of BC, which are being impacted or are likely to be... Read more
Other Notice
Sep 15, 2020 - The SLRD Office at 1350 Aster Street is now open to the public for limited front counter services. Office hours are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. There will be a closure... Read more
Sep 11, 2020 - Changes at the SLRD At the end of January, our CAO Lynda Flynn resigned from her role so she could be closer to her parents in another area. The Board started... Read more

Past Meetings

Date Committee Agenda Minutes
Aug 3, 2020 SLRD Office Closed
Jul 22, 2020 Sea to Sky Regional Hospital District Download Download
Jul 22, 2020 SLRD Board Download
Jul 6, 2020 SLRD Board Download Download
Jul 1, 2020 SLRD Office Closed

Permits / Applications

There are currently no active permits or applications in process for this area.

Projects/Initiatives

Name Type Communities
Regional Growth Strategy Monitoring (2014/2015) Planning & Building
  • All Areas
RGS Projections - Population, Employment and Dwelling Units Planning & Building
  • All Areas
Sea to Sky Trail Recreation, Culture, Parks & Trails
  • District of Squamish
  • Electoral Area D
  • Resort Municipality of Whistler
Short-Term Rentals and Bed & Breakfasts in the SLRD Planning & Building
  • All Areas
SLRD Energy Audit
  • All Areas

Reports

Year Title Area Report
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
2017 Regional Growth Strategy - Population, Employment and Dwelling Units Projections District of Lillooet, District of Squamish, Electoral Area B, Electoral Area C, Electoral Area D, Resort Municipality of Whistler, Village of Pemberton Download

Pages

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
Nov 26, 2020 Committee of the Whole
Dec 16, 2020 SLRD Board
Dec 16, 2020 Sea to Sky Regional Hospital District
Dec 17, 2020 Committee of the Whole
Dec 24, 2020 SLRD Office Closed
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