News & Announcements

NEW for 2021: Home Owner Grant Applications through the Province

NEW: Home Owner Grants in 2021

Starting May 2021, you will apply for your home owner grant online with the Province. Please note:

  • Municipalities are NO longer accepting applications. Program eligibility is unchanged.
  • In order to avoid penalties and interest, apply before the tax due date, starting May 2021.

Learn more at gov.bc.ca/homeownergrant or phone 1-888-355-2700 to speak with a live agent.  

Housing Needs Report

The City of Dawson Creek partnered with the Peace River Regional District to have a detailed
assessment of housing needs in the region completed. The purpose of the report is to establish an understanding of the housing needs within the City prior to developing further policy.

The final report was presented to the City of Dawson Creek Council on March 22, 2021 and a representative from Urban Matters will be sharing an additional presentation at a later Council Meeting to further explain the report. To view the Housing Needs Report, click here.

Public Notice for Proposed Council Procedure Amendment Bylaw

Pursuant to Section 124 of the Community Charter, the Council of the City of Dawson Creek is proposing to amend Council Procedure Bylaw No. 4374, 2018 and is required to give public notice of the proposed changes.

The proposed changes are to provide clarification regarding agenda deadlines and addressing late agenda items.

A copy of the proposed COUNCIL PROCEDURE BYLAW NO. 4501, 2021 and staff report outlining changes in further detail may be viewed on the March 22, 2021 Council Agenda found on the City website at www.dawsoncreek.ca. Questions or comments regarding the bylaw may be directed to Brenda Ginter, Corporate Officer at 250-784-3614 or bginter@dawsoncreek.ca until noon on April 14, 2021.

Cindy Fisher, Deputy Corporate Officer