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Council Meeting Highlights for November 4, 2013

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18th Annual Volunteer Appreciation Awards and Breakfast on April 6

Spirit of Osoyoos Community BBQ Fundraiser on May 3

South Okanagan Concert Society - 2019 Concert Season

Osoyoos Museum - Annual Christmas Open House

Osoyoos Museum Society Annual General Meeting

Osoyoos Museum - The Great Day of Adventure

Farm and Ranch Wildfire Preparedness Workshop

CFSO - A Community Conversation on Housing

Burger & Beer Fundraiser - Desert Valley Hospice Society

2019 Soroptimist Spring Fashion Show

25th Annual Easter Eggstravaganza April 20, 2019

NOON OFFICE CLOSURE at Town Hall on April 11, 2019

Volunteers Needed for Pitch-In Week on April 27

Osoyoos Rural Fire Protection District Annual Meeting April 25

Day of Mourning on Sunday, April 28

Hike for Hospice on May 5 - Oliver

Osoyoos Lake Water Quality Society 2019 AGM on May 8

Art Gallery Opening Reception for Authenticity on May 2

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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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