Regional Districts are required to adopt a Five-Year Financial Plan, setting out the proposed expenditures, funding sources and transfers of funds for each service. A public consultation process is required for the financial plan and the SLRD is seeking public comment on the Draft 2016-2020 Financial Plan.
The Squamish-Lillooet Regional District is currently undertaking its due diligence requirements regarding its proposed purchase of new office space. As such, the SLRD is not yet in a position to undertake the Alternative Approval Process (AAP). More information will be made available as the process continues.
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 experience increased fire activity. With the ongoing threat of wildfires, industry and commercial operators are reminded to do their part to help prevent wildfires.
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 throughout the SLRD is currently being impacted by wildfire smoke.
Special air quality statement issued for:
- Fraser Canyon, B.C. (083100)
- Howe Sound, B.C. (082500)
- Whistler, B.C. (082400)
Wildfire smoke continues to impact the province.
The Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) is requesting Proposals from qualified firms to complete the work described in the Fountain Valley Operational Fuel Treatment Prescription, prepared for the SLRD by Landscope Consulting Ltd.
Please see the posting for the complete details on this Request For Proposals.
- Closing Date: September 15, 2018
For more information, contact:
SLRD Emergency Program Manager
Please note the following SLRD-operated office/ facility closures for Monday, August 6:
|Facility||Electoral Area/ Municipality||Details|
|SLRD Administrative Offices|
Monday, August 6
|Pemberton & District Community Centre|
Electoral Area C, Village of Pemberton
Monday, August 6
Special Air Quality Statement issued for Whistler, Howe Sound and Fraser Canyon (including Lillooet)
Note from SLRD:
The following Special Air Quality Statement has been issued by Environment Canada:
During a wildfire, smoke conditions can change quickly over short distances and can vary considerably hour-by-hour.
Wildfire smoke is a natural part of our environment but it is important to be mindful that exposure to smoke may affect your health.
The SLRD is seeking to fill the permanent, full-time position of Resource Recovery Coordinator.
The position encompasses a wide range of responsibilities within the SLRD Engineering Services Department with a focus on Solid Waste Management.
The primary purpose of this position is to implement, supervise, monitor and develop solid waste and recycling initiatives in accordance with the SLRD Solid Waste Management Plan and to oversee landfill and waste transfer stations and educational programming, under the direction of the Director of Engineering Services.
The SLRD is seeking to fill the permanent, full-time position of Resource Recovery Coordinator, which encompasses a range of responsibilities within the Engineering Services Department with a focus on Solid Waste Management. Download the job ad. Interested applicants are invited to submit their resume and covering letter by email to Lynda Flynn, Chief Administrative Officer: firstname.lastname@example.org