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NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING OF COUNCIL

NOTICE OF

SPECIAL MEETING OF COUNCIL

THURSDAY, JANUARY 17, 2019

Council Chambers, City Hall

11:00 a.m.

 

Pursuant to Section 127 of the Community Charter, notice is hereby given of a Special Meeting of Council, to be held on Thursday, January 17, 2019 in Council Chambers, City Hall. This meeting will be closed to the public as per Section 90 (1) (n) the consideration of whether a council meeting should be closed under a provision of section 90 (1) or 90 (2) and Section 90 (1) (j) information that is prohibited from disclosure under section 21 of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

 

 

Brenda Ginter

Corporate Officer

Regular Meeting of Council on Monday, January 14, 2019

A Regular Council Meeting will be held on Monday, January 14, 2019 and will include:

  • Letter from Stewart Flinn, President, South Peace Historical Society (December 18, 2018) re: Request for Building Plans to be Drawn by the City.

  • Letter from Jeff Ginter, General Manager, Dawson Creek Curling Club (December 21, 2018) re: Alberta Mixed Doubles Provincial Curling Championship – February 15-18, 2019.

  • Letter from Karen Goodings, Chair of the Alaska Highway Community Society (January 7, 2019) re: Appointment of Representative.

  • Memo from the Corporate Officer re: Short Term Reduction Strategy – Eliminate Grants/Fee for Service to Organizations.

  • Memo from the Chief Financial Officer re: Short Term Reduction Strategy – Reduce Travel & Training.

 

You can view the full agenda package below:

Regular Meeting of City Council – 14 Jan 2019 – PDF
Regular Meeting of City Council – 14 Jan 2019 – HTML

GOOD NEIGHBOUR WORKSHOP – January 30, 2019

To read more about the City of Dawson Creek’s Bylaws, go to http://www.dawsoncreek.ca/departments/corporate-administration/bylaws/.

NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR A NON-MEDICAL CANNABIS RETAIL STORE LICENCE FOR FLORA RECREATIONAL CANNABIS

Pursuant to the Cannabis Control and Licensing Act, the City of Dawson Creek hereby advises that Flora (Dawson Creek) Enterprises Inc. has made an application for a Non-Medical Cannabis Retail Store Licence to be located at 1101A 103rd Avenue, Dawson Creek, BC.

 

Anyone who feels that they may be affected by this application is asked to submit their written comments no later than January 11, 2019 to:

 

Cindy Fisher, Deputy Corporate Officer

City of Dawson Creek

P.O. Box 150, 10105 12A Street

Dawson Creek, BC V1G 4G4

Email: admin@dawsoncreek.ca

 

If you require further information regarding this application please contact Aaron Thompson, City Planner, at 250.784.3601.

Winners of the 2018 Community Awards

The 2018 Community Awards winners were announced this morning on Monday, December 17th at the City Council Meeting. Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 Community Awards, and thank you to all of the Nominees for participating.

Youth of the Year: Emma Hawkins

Sponsor: Dawson Creek Co-Op

Entrepreneur of the Year: Meg Duncan of Little White Rose Photography

Sponsor: Community Futures

Business of the Year: Bea Rutledge of Justbeaoily Youngliving Oil

Sponsor: Chamber of Commerce

Citizen of the Year: Austin Sones (Pictured is Bill Taylor in attendance
to receive the award on behalf of Mr. Sones)

Sponsor: City of Dawson Creek

Inclusive Workplace of the Year: The Mirror

Sponsor: Dawson Creek Society for Community Living

There was a great response this year during the voting period. We look forward to recognizing more hard-working businesses and citizens next year. A special thank you to our sponsors for their continued contributions.