Following is a summary of some of the items that were considered at the June 22nd Powell River Regional District Board meeting. This summary is being provided as part of our commitment to transparency. It is our belief that an informed and engaged community results in decisions that serve the common good.

50th Anniversary Name Change Proposal
The Board agreed to move forward with the process to change the name of the Powell River Regional District to ‘qathet Regional District’. Further information will become available as the Regional District moves through this process.         

2017 Summer Meeting Schedule; On the Road; Union of BC Municipalities Convention
The Board endorsed the proposed reduced summer standing committee meeting schedule and agreed that the August 24th Board meeting will be held in Electoral Area B at 6 pm to accommodate travel time. The amended September meeting schedule was approved to accommodate this year’s Union of BC Municipalities convention.

2016 Report of Directors Remuneration, Expenses and Contracts
The Board approved the 2016 Report of Directors Remuneration, Expenses and Contracts.

2016 Statement of Financial Information (SOFI) Report
The Board approved the 2016 Statement of Financial Information.


Need More Information?
If you require any further information regarding any of the summary items listed above, please contact the regional district office at 604-485-2260 or The draft minutes for this meeting will be posted to this website under Meetings, Minutes and Agendas as soon as possible.