News & Announcements

2018 Kindness Meter Recipients

The 2018 recipients of the Kindness Meter donations were present today at the City Council Meeting to receive the funds that were donated for the year. Each year two groups are drawn from the pile of applications that were received from local non-profits, and those groups receive the funds that are donated throughout the year by the citizens of Dawson Creek, as well as TransCanada. 

How are the funds donated? (more…)

Regular Meeting of City Council with Committee of the Whole on Monday, January 28, 2019

A Regular Council Meeting with Committee of the Whole will be held on Monday, January 28, 2019 and will include:

  • Kris, Bianca & Maverick Wells in attendance re: Presentation to New Year’s Baby.
  • Catie O’Neal and Heather Desarmia, TransCanada in attendance re: Coastal Gaslink Project.
  • Letter from Andrew Gage, Staff Lawyer, West Coast Environmental Law (December 7, 2018) re: Your local Climate Change Impacts and the Fossil Fuel Industry.
  • Letter from the Honourable Rob Fleming, Minister of Education (January 7, 2019) re: 2019 Premier’s Awards for Excellence in Education. 
  • Email from Verlon Otto, Pacific Northern Gas (January 10, 2019) re: PNG 2018 Application for Approval of Energy Conservation and Innovation Program Funding for 2019-2020 (Attachments provided upon request).
  • Letter from Brock Macdonald, Chief Executive Officer, Recycling Council of British Columbia (January 11, 2019) re: Recycling Council of British Columbia 45th Annual Zero Waste/Circular Economy Conference 2019.
  • Report No. 19-013 from the Chief Financial Officer re: Property Tax Information.

 

You can view the full agenda package below:

Regular Meeting of City Council with Committee of the Whole – 28 Jan 2019 – PDF
Regular Meeting of City Council with Committee of the Whole – 28 Jan 2019 – HTML

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

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.