Following is a summary of some of the items that were considered at the September 20th 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.

Application to Amend Electoral Area C Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 467, 2012, 10577 Highway 101, Electoral Area C
The Board received an application to amend Electoral Area C Official Community Plan, Bylaw No. 467, 2012 to re-designate 10577 Highway 101, legally described as Parcel A, District Lots 1480 and 8024, Group 1, New Westminster District Plan BCP14125, Except Plan BCP31620 and Part Dedicated Road on Plan BCP35752 (PID 026-086-026) from Industrial and Rural Residential to Suburban Residential, Parks and Greenspace, Low Density Residential, Institutional, and Commercial; and directed staff to work with the applicant to hold a public information meeting to present the proposed application. Staff is to report back to the Planning Committee on the results of the public information meeting.

Tipping Fee Waiver – Powell River Midget Kings
The Board agreed to waive the tipping fees for garbage delivered to the Augusta transfer site as part of the Scotiabank/Powell River Midget Kings rep hockey team Garbageathon scheduled for late September or early October, 2017.

Bylaw 517 Malaspina Fire Protection Local Service Area Loan Authorization, 2017
The Board adopted Malaspina Fire Protection Local Service Area Loan Authorization Bylaw No. 517, 2017.


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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.