Updated January 28, 2019: Official results available here.
Updated January 27, 2019: Preliminary results available here.
PUBLIC NOTICE is given to the qualified electors within the Bralorne Sewer Service Area in Electoral Area A of the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District that assent voting will be held on the following question:
Are you in favour of the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District adopting the following proposed bylaws:
- Squamish-Lillooet Regional District Bralorne Wastewater Treatment System Loan Authorization Bylaw No. 1595-2018, which will permit the borrowing of up to $700,000 for the purpose of completing the construction of the new wastewater treatment system in the Bralorne Sewer Service Area (the associated estimated annual debt servicing costs will be $38,750 and recovered via tax requisition as set out below); and
- Bralorne Sewer System Local Service Conversion and Establishment Bylaw No. 585, 1995, Amendment Bylaw No. 1594-2018, which will permit an increase of $38,750 to the maximum annual tax requisition amount, which is estimated to be $429.31 per parcel (and is in addition to the existing maximum annual tax requisition of $346.22 per parcel resulting in a total annual estimated tax requisition of $775.53 per parcel.)
Voting will take place on January 26, 2019 (in Gold Bridge) with advance voting opportunities on January 16, 2019 (in Gold Bridge) and January 21, 2019 (in Pemberton). Mail-in voting is also available to qualified electors.
More information, including project background, details about the Assent Voting process, Frequently Asked Questions, elector eligibility and links to important forms and documents, can be found on the Assent Voting (Referendum) – Bralorne Wastewater Treatment System page of the SLRD website.