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

Patricia Heintzman
Patricia Heintzman
Director
Phone: (604) 815-5030
Cell: (604) 815-7874
Photo of Doug Race
Doug Race
Director
Phone: (604) 898-1511
Karen Elliott
First Alternate Director
Phone: (604) 892-5217
Cell: (604) 848-4976
Susan Chapelle
Second Alternate Director
Phone: (604) 892-5217
Cell: (604) 815-1462
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: Sports & Recreation
Category: Sports & Recreation
Category: Sports & Recreation
Category: Sports & Recreation
Category: Sports & Recreation

Upcoming Events

There are currently no upcoming events posted.

Notices

Weather Notices, Other Notice
Aug 16, 2018 - Note from the SLRD: The Sea to Sky region continues to be impacted by smoke from fires burning in the province. All six regional fire centres in BC continue to... Read more
Emergency Notice, Weather Notices
Aug 18, 2018 - Note from the SLRD: The Special air quality statements issued by the BC Ministry of Environment and Environment and Climate Change Canada continue. Air quality... Read more
Service Interruption Notice, Other Notice
Aug 2, 2018 - Please note the following SLRD-operated office/ facility closures for Monday, August 6: Facility Electoral Area/ Municipality Details... Read more
Weather Notices
Aug 1, 2018 - Special Air Quality Statement issued for Howe Sound, Whistler and Fraser Canyon (including Lillooet) Note from SLRD: The following Air Quality alert was issued by... Read more
Weather Notices, Wildlife Notices
Jul 27, 2018 - Special Air Quality Statement issued for Howe Sound and Whistler; Special Air Quality Statement continued for Fraser Canyon - north including Lillooet Note from... Read more

Past Meetings

Permits / Applications

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

Projects/Initiatives

Name Type Communities
Regional Growth Strategy (RGS) Review Planning & Building
  • District of Lillooet
  • District of Squamish
  • Electoral Area B
  • Electoral Area C
  • Electoral Area D
  • Resort Municipality of Whistler
  • Village of Pemberton
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
SLRD Energy Audit
  • All Areas

Reports

Year Title Area Report
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
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
2017 Agricultural Land Use Inventory - SLRD Electoral Area D and District of Squamish District of Squamish, Electoral Area D Download
2016 DRAFT SLRD Solid Waste and Resource Management Plan All Areas Download
2015 Draft Solid Waste and Resource Management Plan - Stage 2 Report for Consultation All Areas Download
2014 2013 Regional Growth Strategy Annual 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
2014 Solid Waste and Resource Management Plan - Strategic Communications Plan All Areas Download
2013 2012 Regional Growth Strategy Annual 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
Oct 8, 2018 SLRD Office Closed
Oct 24, 2018 SLRD Board
Oct 25, 2018 Committee of the Whole
Nov 12, 2018 SLRD Office Closed
Nov 28, 2018 SLRD Board
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