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.
This is Appendix 2 from UBCM CRI 2021 FireSmart Community Funding and Supports Program Application Guide. It describes the requirements for the FireSmart Rebate Program.
A bylaw to adopt the 2021 – 2025 Financial Plan
April 23, 2021:– Until May 25, the communities of Squamish, Whistler, Pemberton and the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) will only welcome essential travel through the region in support of the Province of British Columbia’s COVID-19 travel restrictions announced today.
Province strengthens restrictions
By order and direction of the Provincial Health Officer (PHO), all gathering and events are suspended to significantly reduce COVID-19 transmission related to social interactions. The order came into effect November 19, 2020 at midnight and will be kept in place until further notice based on direction from the PHO.
Between March 29 at midnight and May 25 at midnight the PHO is strengthening province-wide restrictions
WildSafeBC–SLRD Coordinator to bring wildlife awareness to communities
Pemberton, BC – For the second year in a row, the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) is working with WildSafeBC to promote wildlife awareness in communities throughout the region.
Following the success of last year’s program, a Community Coordinator will deliver outreach and education programs with the goal of preventing conflicts with wildlife and providing residents with the information they need to keep themselves, and wildlife, safe.
Notice of Temporary Change to Front Counter Services
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the SLRD is currently providing limited front counter services at the SLRD Administrative Office in Pemberton.
Please be advised that due to temporary operational considerations, the SLRD administration office will be closed to the public on Friday, April 23, 2021.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
EXCEPTION: Couriers with deliveries: Please call 604-894-6371 ext. 241 for immediate assistance.
I don’t know about you, but to me, yesterday’s announcements from the Province felt heavy. We’re now more than a year into the COVID-19 pandemic and just when we thought things were looking up, it feels like we’re moving backward.
The news that cases are once again surging in Whistler, with a cluster of the P1 Brazilian variant taking hold, is alarming, and not what any of us wanted to hear.
On March 11, 2020 the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic. At the time, there were 46 test-confirmed cases in B.C.