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) 892-5217
Cell: (604) 848-4976
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: Sports & Recreation
Category: Sports & Recreation
Category: Sports & Recreation
Category: Sports & Recreation
Category: Sports & Recreation

Upcoming Events

There are currently no upcoming events posted.

Notices

Public Hearing or Meeting
Feb 22, 2019 - Public Notice is hereby given in accordance with Section 466 of the Local Government Act that a Public Hearing will be held to consider the following bylaws:... Read more
Other Notice
Feb 7, 2019 - SLRD Short-Term Rentals Public Survey Check out the Current Project Page for further information!
Other Notice
Feb 4, 2019 - The SLRD has an opening for a Planner (permanent, full-time). The deadline to apply is 5 p.m. February 24, 2019. For more information, and to view the posting and... Read more
Other Notice
Jan 2, 2019 - The SLRD is hiring for the position of Planner (permanent, full-time). Applications must be received by 5 p.m. January 29, 2019. For more information, view... Read more
Other Notice
Dec 12, 2018 - The SLRD is hiring for the position of Director of Utilities and Environmental Services (permanent, full-time). Applications must be received by 5 p.m. Sunday... Read more

Past Meetings

Date Committee Agenda Minutes
Dec 31, 2018 SLRD Office Closed
Dec 28, 2018 SLRD Office Closed
Dec 27, 2018 SLRD Office Closed
Dec 26, 2018 SLRD Office Closed
Dec 25, 2018 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 (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
Short-Term Rentals and Bed & Breakfasts in the SLRD Planning & Building
  • 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
2018 Upper Squamish Flood Hazard Mapping and Risk Assessment District of Squamish, Electoral Area D Download
2018 SLRD Emergency Program Annual Report 2018 All Areas, Electoral Area A, Electoral Area B, Electoral Area C, 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
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 Solid Waste and Resource Management Plan - Strategic Communications Plan All Areas 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
Mar 21, 2019 Committee of the Whole
Apr 22, 2019 SLRD Office Closed
Apr 24, 2019 SLRD Board
Apr 24, 2019 Sea to Sky Regional Hospital District
Apr 25, 2019 Committee of the Whole
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