News & Announcements

Annual Meeting of City Council with Committee of the Whole and Public Hearing on Monday, June 24, 2019

A Regular Council Meeting will be held on Monday, June 24, 2019 at 9:00 am, along with a Public Hearing, and will include:

  • Letter from Inder Litt, President, Licence Inspectors’ and Bylaw Officers’ Association of British Columbia (LIBOA) (June 5, 2019) re: Request for a Contribution to the “On the Verge of Victory in Precedent-Setting Local Government Dangerous Dog Appeal”.

  • Letter from Mayor Lyn Hall, City of Prince George (June 6, 2019) re: Regional Collaboration on Evacuee Emergency Support Services.

  • Letter from the Honourable John Horgan, Premier of the Province of British Columbia (June 10, 2019) re: Union of British Columbia Municipalities (UBCM) Convention Meeting Request.

  • Letter from Doug Scott, Real Flow Investments Inc. (June 13, 2019) re: Illegal Worker Camp Located in Farmington, BC.

  • Report No. 19-104 from the Deputy Corporate Officer re: Non-Medical Cannabis Retail Store Licence – URBN Leaf Cannabis.

  • Report No. 19-111 from the General Manager of Development Services re: Request to Reallocate Funds for 17th Street Multi-Use Path Landscaping.

Public Hearing

  • Zoning Amendment (19-04) Bylaw No. 4421, 2019 – Ascension Builders (166 & 1604 – 102nd Avenue).

The full agenda package can be viewed at the links below:

Annual Meeting of Council with Committee of the Whole – June 24, 2019 – PDF

Annual Meeting of Council with Committee of the Whole – June 24, 2019 – HTML

Public Hearing – June 24, 2019 – PDF

Public Hearing – June 24, 2019 – HTML

 

Special Meeting of Council June 20, 2019

Join us for a Special Meeting of Council regarding the City of Dawson Creek Zoning Bylaw Update being held tomorrow, June 20, 2019 at 9:00 am in Council Chambers. 

Click on the link below for the Special Meeting agenda:

Special Meeting of Council – June 20, 2019 – PDF

Special Meeting of Council – June 20, 2019 – HTML

This Summer: Youth, Seniors & Families Swim for Free!

At the Regular Meeting of Council held on Monday, May 13, 2019 City Council decided to waive drop-in swim fees for Youth, Seniors and Families for the months of July and August in 2019. Any donations received from community groups and/or individuals will be directed to offset the cost of this sponsorship. Once all of the sponsors are confirmed, a list will be posted. If you would like to sponsor this event, either as an individual or an organization, please call (250)784-3636 or email admin@dawsoncreek.ca.

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Notice of Intent: Dog Park Proposal

NOTICE OF INTENT

For Immediate Release: June 11, 2019

Newby Park and Barbaree Park: Dog Park Proposal

At the Regular Meeting of City Council held on Monday, June 10, 2019, Council requested staff to gather feedback from local residents and users of the Newby Park ball diamond (108th Ave and 20th ST) and Barbaree Park ball diamond (106A Ave) to determine which ball park would be the best fit for an interim dog park before a permanent dog park can be established at the new SPCA grounds.

The public is invited to provide their feedback regarding these ball diamonds and their use to the Administration Department via email at admin@dawsoncreek.ca or by phone at (250­)784-3632 by June 19, 2019. The feedback will be presented to Council at the meeting being held on Monday, June 24, 2019.

Regular Meeting of Council on Monday, June 10, 2019

A Regular Council Meeting will be held on Monday, June 10, 2019 at 9:00 am and will include:

  • Mike Readman, School District #59 & Shawnese Trottier, Tremblay Elementary School in attendance re: Request for Partnership in Delivering an Afterschool Sports and Arts Program.
  • James Cox, Mile Zero Cruisers in attendance re: Request for Street Cleaning and No Parking Signs for 25th Anniversary Summer Cruisers Event.
  • Aaron Rude, Event Organizer, Peace Country Toyota Burnout Competition in attendance re: Permanent Concrete Pad at the Encana Events Centre Parking Lot A.
  • Ryan MacIvor, General Manager, Encana Events Centre/Tourism Dawson Creek in attendance re: Encana Event Centre 2018 Annual Report.
  • Letter from Jeanette Ferrer, KALIPI President (May 22, 2019) re: Request to Raise flag for Philippine Independence Day.

  • Letter from Chris Leggett, Chief Administrative Officer, Village of Pouce Coupe (May 27, 2019) re: Canada Day Transit Service Request.
  • Letter from Lisa Helps, Mayor, City of Victoria (May 29, 2019) re: Request support for Resolution of Support to Restore Provincial Support for Libraries.
  • Report No. 19-084 from the Finance Manager re: 2018 Capital Asset Status Report.
  • Report No. 19-098 from the Chief Financial Officer re: BC Transit 2019/2020 Annual Operating Agreement.

 

The full agenda package can be viewed at the links below:

Regular Meeting of Council – June 10, 2019 – PDF

Regular Meeting of Council – June 10, 2019 – HTML