Posted on: August 24, 2016

Council Highlights August 2 & 15, 2016

yi səxʷḱʷinaʔməm (Council) gave Third and FinalReading to IR No.09 Community Core Phase II RoadConstruction and Landscaping Capital ExpenditureBylaw 16-TX-07 for the expenditure of up to $450,000.For more information on this bylaw, please contactErnest Jack, xatus iʔ k’əl sx̌aq’əq’ (Surveyor of Taxes),at 250-769-2400 or

yi səxʷḱʷinaʔməm (Council) gave InitialConsideration to Neighbourhood Plan 10-6 whichincludes the amendment of the land use designationand zoning within the Neighbourhood Planning area.The Neighbourhood Plan covers an area ofapproximately 19 hectares located at the corner ofWestside and Old Ferry Wharf Roads. Now that initialconsideration has been given, staff will proceed with aconsultation period. For more information on thisproject, please contact Graeme Dimmick, SeniorPlanner, at 250-769-4999 or

As part of the Community Core Phase II project, thecivil works portion was awarded to BC GeneralContracting in the amount of $149,754.58.

yi səxʷḱʷinaʔməm approved the inclusion of thehardscape works in the construction contract for thenew Youth Centre. When the contract was awarded toWibco Construction, it didn’t include works outside thebuilding such as concrete walkways, stairs, retainingwalls, site grading, fencing and site furniture. Thesehave now been included at a cost of $186,884.35.For more information on the two projects above, pleasecontact Derek Corning, Infrastructure Engineer, at250-769-4999 or

yi səxʷḱʷinaʔməm reappointed Dinah Littlechief tothe Elder seat of the Sənsisysustən School Board foranother 3-year term.