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Central Cariboo, B.C. – On Friday, February 19th representatives from the Williams Lake Indian Band (T’exelc), Cariboo Regional District (CRD) and City of Williams Lake were on hand to sign a tripartite protocol agreement. The purpose of the agreement is to establish a long-term cooperative relationship that encourages discussion on areas of common interest and to identify opportunities where a collaborative approach may be particularly beneficial. The Protocol encourages open and constructive dialogue based on mutual trust, honesty and respect. The parties will work together to explore and develop strategies around economic development, land use planning, cultural heritage, and other key interests that may arise.
Central Cariboo - The Cariboo Regional District received confirmation that the grant application to the Federal Gas Tax Funding for the Sam Ketcham Pool Upgrade at the West Fraser Aquatic Centre through the Strategic Priorities Fund (SPF) was approved. A total of $4 million will be used towards the major renovations of the facility which will take place over the next two years.
CCRHD Capital Expenditure Contributions Approved, FLNRO Update, Pool Project Continues to Make Progress, 103 Mile Water System, North Cariboo Mutual Aid Fire Protection, Arena Replacement Contract and Budget, NCLGA News, Support for Interlakes Economic Association, Next Board Meeting
The CRD has launched a process to update the Official Community Plan for the South Cariboo Area. The existing Plan was adopted in 1996 and many changes have taken place over the past 20 years. This guiding document will be updated to align community values, aspirations and perspectives for growth within the South Cariboo Area.
108 Mile Ranch, B.C. – The Cariboo Regional District (CRD) announced today that the 108 Mile Ranch Water System Upgrade assent vote (referendum) will be held on February 27, 2016 at the 108 Mile Community Hall. Advance polls will be held on Wednesday, February 17 at the South Cariboo Recreation Complex in 100 Mile House, and on February 22 at the 108 Mile Community Hall. Advance polling stations and general voting day polls will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
North Cariboo, B.C. - The North Cariboo Joint Planning Committee directed staff at a meeting held January 26, 2016 to negotiate a contract for the construction of the West Fraser Centre with Vic Van Isle Construction (VVI). The selection of the Kelowna based company was based on a range of criteria including their fee proposal, work plan and schedule, experience of personnel assigned to the project, and their use of local trades.
Election of CCRHD Chair and Vice‐Chair, Interior Health Capital Funding Approved, NDIT Intern Program, Anahim Lake Generating Station, North Cariboo Economic Development Funding, Northern Health Update, Interlakes Report Received, Community Works Funds for North Cariboo Arena Project,
Friday, January 15, 2016 16-02 For Immediate Release Wildwood Youth Receives Award for Bravery Williams Lake, B.C. – Today, during the Cariboo Regional District (CRD) Board of Directors meeting, Josef Aschwanden, aged nine from Wildwood, was presented with a certificate of bravery for his heroic actions which saved the life of his mother. The presentation was made by CRD Wildwood Volunteer Fire Department (VFD) Chief Randy Worsley, Electoral Area D Director Steve Forseth and CRD Chair Al Richmond.
On Monday, January 11, 2016, the Tsilhqot’in National Government (TNG) Vice-Chair Chief Roger William and Cariboo Regional District Chair Al Richmond, along with fourteen elected officials representing both governments, met with staff for a Community to Community forum to discover ways for the two governments to work and succeed together.
CRD Board Highlights - December 11, 2015 Election of CRD Chair and Vice‐Chair, Provisional Budgets Adopted, Support for Xeni-Gwet’in Community Airport, Business Façade Improvement Program, CCRHD Funding for Avery Health Clinic, Electoral Area F Discretionary Funds, Happy Holidays.
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