(includes D’Arcy, Devine, Birken)
Please be aware, Pemberton Fire Rescue and other first responders have extinguished a structural fire which occurred in Cedar Grove Estates, north of Pemberton, in SLRD Area C this afternoon (Tuesday, September 4).
There is no threat to public health or safety, and there are no concerns regarding an associated wildfire risk.
To report a structure fire, call 9-11. To report a wildfire, call 1 800-663-5555.
Tipping fees at the Pemberton Transfer Station will increase, as of November 1, 2022.
The proposed Pemberton Transfer Station Fees and Charges Regulation bylaw presented at the July 14, 2022 Pemberton Valley Utilities and Services (PVUS) Committee meeting was subsequently approved by the SLRD Board on July 27, 2022.
N’Quatqua has commenced the process towards a new water disinfection facility and water system improvements.
Water quality data over the years has shown that the quality of the water is good and that disinfection is an additional measure to ensure water is safe to drink.
Scope of work includes:
Applications for 2023 due in October
Pemberton, BC – Applications are now being accepted for the 2023 funding stream for the Pemberton and District Initiative Fund (PDIF).
Delivered by the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) and the Village of Pemberton (VOP), the PDIF provides sustainable funding for community groups, and supports economic development in Pemberton and Area C of the SLRD.
A bylaw to establish fees and charges for the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District Pemberton and District Recreation Facilities and Services
Electoral Area A, B, C and D – respective Regional Parks and Regional Trails Service Establishing Bylaws
A Request for Decision was considered at the SLRD Electoral Area Directors (EAD) Committee meeting, May 11, 2022 and the SLRD Board meeting, May 25, 2022, regarding regional parks and regional trails service establishing bylaws. The four bylaws were created to provide each electoral area director with a service that is specific to their respective areas.
If you live in Electoral Area C of the SLRD you can now apply for a Temporary Use Permit for the purposes of providing short-term rentals in your home.
Here is a list of things to consider prior to applying for this use:
Effective: July 26, 2022
Users of the Pemberton North Water System Level 2 water restrictions are currently in effect. Please limit your use of water for sprinkling and irrigation to the following times:
- Residents who reside at even-numbered addresses water on Thursday and Sundays between 4 am and 9 am OR between 7 pm and 10 pm.
- Residents who reside at odd-numbered addresses water on Wednesday and Saturdays between 4 am and 9 am OR between 7 pm and 10 pm.
In-Ground Irrigation System:
D'Arcy water system users please limit your use of water for sprinkling and irrigation to the following times:
- 1 hour in the morning before 9 am OR in the evening after 7 pm
The SLRD requires all residents of local Water Systems to exercise good water conservation practices.
Water Restrictions are an effective way of ensuring everyone has enough treated drinking water and adequate water supplies to protect our communities from fires during dry summer months. With population growth and climate change, there is increasing pressure on our water supplies
The SLRD has contracted BGC Engineering to undertake a detailed quantitative landslide hazard and risk assessment of the area in and around Jason Creek and Reid Road. In support of this project, you may see them conducting fieldwork in the area on July 20-22 and July 25-27, 2022. In cases where fieldwork is required on specific private properties, those property owners have been contacted and granted permission for access.