(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.
SLRD convenes community meetings in Birken, Seton Portage/Shalath, Bralorne and Gun Lake to present fire protection options
The SLRD is holding a series of community meetings to engage with property owners in the communities of Birken, Seton Portage/Shalath, Bralorne and Gun Lake about their fire services.
On September 20, 2015 a significant rain event occurred causing several debris flow and flooding events throughout Electoral Areas B, C and D of the SLRD. Below is an update as to the status of the various events:
Note from the SLRD: The Special Weather Statement below was issued by Environment Canada, and impacts SLRD Areas C and D, as well as the Village of Pemberton, and Resort Municipality of Whistler. The coming storm has also prompted a Snowfall warning for Howe Sound (Sea to Sky - West Vancouver to District of Squamish).
UPDATE: February 22, 2018
The Public Hearing for Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 1549-2017, originally scheduled for March 13, 2018, has been postponed. The new date for the Public Hearing has not yet been determined, though it will likely be in April.
The Public Hearing was postponed after a group of residents advised the SLRD of their intent to submit comments regarding the proposed bylaw, following a resident-led meeting held on February 16.
Update: The Special Weather Statement has ended.
Note from the SLRD: The Special Weather Statement below was issued by Environment Canada at 3:20 p.m. (PST) and impacts the District of Squamish, Resort Municipality of Whistler, Village of Pemberton, SLRD Electoral Area C and parts of SLRD Electoral Area D.
Special weather statement issued for:
- Whistler, B.C. (082400)
- Howe Sound, B.C. (082500)
The SLRD is holding a Public Hearing to consider and discuss several planning matters, as noted below. Please click on the links to learn more about each of these projects.
Update: January 25, 2018 - The snowfall warning has ended.
Note from the SLRD: The Snowfall Warning below was issued by Environment Canada, and impacts the Resort Community of Whistler, Village of Pemberton, SLRD Electoral Area C and the northeastern part of SLRD Electoral Area D. Travel throughout the Sea to Sky Corridor will also be impacted. Please adjust your travel plans and driving habits accordingly and arrive safely at your destination.