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Council Meeting Highlights for April 20, 2015

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Council Meeting Highlights for April 20, 2015

Click on button to watch the video of the Regular Open meeting. No Committee of the Whole meeting was held on April 20.

Regular Open

•    2015 Osoyoos Tax Rates Bylaw 1312, 2015 – received its first 3 readings
•    Museum Parcel Tax Amendment Bylaw 1300.02, 2015 – received its first 3 readings

•    Community Services Grant Applications -A total of $47,000 in grants were awarded for 2015.  In addition, Council approved Resort Municipality Initiative (RMI) funding for the Cactus Car Jalopies ($5,000) and Three Amigos Music in the Park ($3,925).
•    2014 Audited Financial Statements – Council approved the 2014 Town of Osoyoos and Sun Bowl Arena audited Financial Statements as presented. 
•    Council approved providing a letter of support to the South Okanagan Chamber of Commerce to host the Harvesting the Diversity multicultural event in Osoyoos in November, 2015.

•    Presentation from the BC Ambassadors Candidates Chelsea Cameron-Horner and Viveka Jensen. Pageant will be held on August 14.

•    Thank you to FORTIS for their generous contribution to the set up of the Osprey-cam. Very interesting to observe the nesting ospreys. Click here to view.
•    Firemen’s hot dog sale and head shaving events held during Easter Eggstravaganza raised $2,500 for Cancer Society. 
•    Accepted a cheque on behalf of the Town for $2,450 from Rotary for its support for public skating at Sun Bowl Arena (Mayor McKortoff).
•    Rogers Cell Tower – met with project coordinator, toured possible sites.  A presentation will be made to Council (Mayor McKortoff).

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

The public is encouraged to attend the Committee of the Whole meetings which take place in Council Chambers at 9:00AM 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, 20 April, 2015
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