For the first time in Sechelt’s history, this small town with big city goals has made the top 20 list of Best City for Work in 2019, according to BC Business magazine. Ranking number 12 in BC, Sechelt is poised to attract investors and workers to this seaside community.
At their regular meeting on December 5th, Council unanimously adopted a new smoking bylaw that establishes smoke free locations and buffer zones. Following community consultation in 2016 and 2018, the proposed bylaw reflects the community feedback and reflects new Provincial legislation regarding smoking and vaping control.
2019 Council and Committee of he Whole Meeting Schedule
Over the next few months, District of Sechelt Council will go through the process of approving the Financial Plan and Property Tax Rates for 2019. The process involves open dialogue and consultation
Posted January 2, 2019
Please note that the January 9th, 2019 Committee of the Whole meeting has been cancelled.
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***AMENDMENT #2: 01-17-2019 Addenda added - Additional Questions and Answers******AMENDMENT #1: 01-14-2019 Addenda added - Additional Information & Questions and Answers***REQUEST FOR PROPSAL
On the advice of Thurber Engineering, the District of Sechelt closed Seawatch Lane, to all vehicular traffic, west of 6649 Seawatch Lane at 6 pm on January 9, 2019. The roads will remain closed until further investigation of ground stability is complete.
The District of Sechelt is seeking an individual to join our team as our Planner 2. Under the general direction of the Development Planning Manager, the Planner 2 will be involved in the development of land use, zoning, design and related policies that respond to a wide range of community planning and development issues.
The District of Sechelt has selected Waste Management as the successful proponent for curbside solid waste collection in Sechelt. Exact terms of the new contract have not yet been determined however, with this new contract the District will expand the current solid waste collection services.
The District of Sechelt is seeking an individual to join our team as our Chief Building Official. Under the general direction of the Director of Planning and Development, the Chief Building Official is responsible to administer operations in the building division, enforce the BC Building Code, approve building permit applications, conduct building inspections, provide advice to builders and homeowners, conduct business license inspections, and provide advice on major maintenance and repair of civic buildings.