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Council Meeting Highlights for November 4, 2013

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2019 Property Tax Payments are Due on Tuesday, July 2

Annual General Meeting on June 17, 2019

"Family Splash Day" on July 17 and August 14 at Osoyoos Splash Park

NOTICE Weight Room Closure at SCC June 19 (Wednesday)

Osoyoos Museum - Annual Christmas Open House

Osoyoos Museum - The Great Day of Adventure

71st Annual Cherry Fiesta July 1, 2019

2019 Osoyoos Art Gallery Summer Artisan Market Opening

Public Open House Evacuation Route Plan on June 25

Grand Opening of Osoyoos Off Leash Dog Park on June 19

Meet and Greet with Minister Sims on June 24

Desert Valley Hospice Society Poker Rally July 7

Parkour Camps July 15-July 19 and August 5-August 9

Desert Park Racetrack Open House on August 5

Click on the icon to watch the video of the Regular Open Meeting.
 
BUSINESS

  • Osoyoos and District Arts Council - A letter of understanding was approved with the Arts Council for use of the Sonora Community Centre and approval was given to proceed with renovations to the stage at Sonora Centre.
  • "Y" Property Trees - Council approved a quote from Penticton Tree Service in the amount of $12,075.00 through Resort Municipality Funding for the cleanup of the "Y" property.
  • Proposed changes to Federal Reserve Land Policy - a letter will be directed to the federal government expressing concerns with proposed changes in the Federal Addition to Reserve Land Policy.  Council further requested that the issue be addressed with MP Atamanenko during future discussions.
  • Request for inclusion in Town irrigation system - Council approved the request to include the Hartmann property in the Town of Osoyoos irrigation system with all servicing costs to be borne by the applicant.
  • Licence to Use Cottonwood Park - Council approved entering into a two year agreement with 3Phase Adventures Inc. for use of a designated portion of beach area at Cottonwood Park for its water sports equipment rental business.

 BYLAWS

  • Zoning Bylaw Amendment respecting commercial marihuana operations - Council directed staff to prepare an amendment to the Town's Zoning Bylaw for consideration of options for regulating or prohibiting commercial marihuana operations.  A report will be brought forward at the December 2nd regular meeting.
  • Board of Variance Amendment Bylaw - Council gave first three readings to Bylaw No. 1295.01 for text amendments to the Board of Variance Bylaw.

REPORTS/ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • TRUE Consulting Engineering provided a presentation at the Committee of Whole meeting on its new Infrastructure Information Management System and presented the Town with digital geographic files of all drawings made by TRUE of Town sites.
  • Representatives of the South Okanagan Similkameen Community Foundation provided Council with an update on the Smart and Caring Communities Initiative and circulated the 2013 Vital Signs report outlining the Foundation's stewardship of grant funding for the region.

Copies of reports are available within the Council Agenda packages located on the Town’s website www.osoyoos.ca

The public is encouraged to attend the Committee of the Whole meetings which take place in Council Chambers at 9:00 AM on the morning of the Regular Open Council meetings at 2:00 PM to learn additional in-depth information regarding upcoming business.

 

Event date: 
Monday, 04 November, 2013
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