(includes Pinecrest/Black Tusk Village, Upper Squamish, Ring Creek, Furry Creek, Britannia, Porteau Cove)
Talon Helicopters will be performing low level flying with LaSen Inc. for FortisBC between Sept. 27 and Nov. 1, 2022 during daylight hours, per Special Authorization issued by Transport Canada.
The work is FortisBC’s annual inspection of its high-pressure natural gas lines. The aim is to detect small issues so they can prevent larger problems and make sure its system continues to operate safely.
Construction of expanded play park to be completed this fall
Pemberton, BC - Construction of the new Britannia Beach Play Park will begin on September 28, 2022. The project is anticipated to take three weeks from start to completion.
The SLRD is building an expanded playground at Britannia Beach. Construction on the new Britannia Beach Play Park is set to begin the week of September 28, 2022. The project is expected to be completed by the end of October.
The play park design incorporates resident feedback, and includes an expanded play area with improved accessibility, encouraging creative play and exploration, with a mix of traditional and natural elements.
Key elements included in the new design are:
The Squamish-Lillooet Regional District in partnership with Squamish Climate Action Network (Squamish CAN) is conducting curbside collection services checks to help residents improve their recycling and organics collection. The Tune-Up Team will visit the neighborhoods of Britannia Beach and Furry Creek for brief checks of recycling and organics totes on September 7, 2022.
Notice update August 24, 2022: Filming is cancelled for August 25 & 26, and not rescheduled.
The Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) has been notified of crews filming of TV commercial along Squamish Valley Road at the following locations and dates for 2-3 hours during daytime:
- Between Lewis Drive and the Pilchuk Bridge on Friday, August 26.
- 4685 Squamish Valley Road on Thursday, August 25th and Friday, August 26th (private property).
For further details on the productions, times, dates and locations view:
Environment Canada has issued a heat wave warning for most areas of the province, including communities in the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District
Heat warning issued for:
- Fraser Canyon - north including Lillooet, B.C.
- Howe Sound, B.C.
Daytime highs 35 to 40 degrees and overnight lows in the high-teens expected for Wednesday through to Friday morning. Unsettled weather and cooler temperatures are forecast beginning Friday as a series of disturbances cross the region.
District of Lillooet and SLRD Electoral Area B Economic Development Service Establishing Bylaw
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.
The Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) has been notified of commercial photography and film crew setting up in two locations within Electoral Area D August 10 and 11, 2022 - Thompson Trail and the Pillary, a section of Area 44.
Fine Peace Furry Creek Development Ltd is pleased to invite you to a Public Information Meeting to discuss a Zoning and OCP Amendment Application for the Furry Creek Community now being considered by the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District Board.