The public engagement and feedback period for the name change proposal has now come to a close.

All information received was presented at the October 12th Committee of the Whole meeting. The Board of Directors adopted the following motion at its meeting on October 26th:

“THAT the Committee recommended the Board forward the information obtained through the public engagement process to the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing; and

THAT the Board request the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing, Selina Robinson, recommend to the Lieutenant Governor in Council that the name of the Powell River Regional District be changed to ‘qathet Regional District’ through the issue of Supplementary Letters Patent.”

All information has now been forwarded to the Minister.