Filming activity notice:
Visitors to the Sea-to-Sky Gondola and residents of Squamish Valley Forest Service Road are advised that a television production company will be filming scenes at various locations in the District of Squamish and the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) on October 1 and 2.
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Funding from Investment Agriculture Foundation of BC builds on recently completed Squamish Valley Agricultural Land Use Inventory
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 Environment Canada at 3 a.m. August 1, 2018
Wildfire smoke is continuing to impact the province.
During a wildfire, smoke conditions can change quickly over short distances and can vary considerably hour-by-hour.
The Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) is excited to move ahead with the development an Agricultural Plan for Squamish Valley, in partnership with the District of Squamish and Squamish Food Policy Council, following a successful funding application to the Investment Agricultural Foundation of B.C. The intent of the Squamish Valley Agricultural Plan is to build upon an expressed desire by the agricultural and food systems community to create a plan that will assist agriculture and related sectors.
The Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) Regional Growth Strategy (RGS) is an initiative of the District of Squamish, Resort Municipality of Whistler, Village of Pemberton, District of Lillooet, and SLRD Electoral Areas B, C and D. The RGS establishes long-term settlement boundaries and supports collaboration across jurisdictions.
The RGS was first adopted in 2010, and a review and update is currently underway. Learn more about the RGS Review.
The SLRD is hosting community open houses in each member municipality to share information and seek input on the RGS Review draft bylaw - RGS Amendment Bylaw No. 1562-2018. Come out to learn and share your ideas!
Whistler RGS Review Open House
Monday June 11, 2018 from 6:30pm-8:00pm (presentation at 7pm)
Delta Hotels Whistler Village Suites, 4308 Main Street, Whistler BC
The BC Ministry of Agriculture and its partners conducted an Agricultural Land Use Inventory (ALUI) for the District of Squamish and Squamish-Lillooet Regional District Electoral Area D in the summer of 2017. The ALUI was funded in part by District of Squamish, Squamish-Lillooet Regional District, and Growing Forward 2, a federal-provincial territorial initiative.