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Council Meeting Highlights for October 6, 2014
2019 Property Tax Payments are Due on Tuesday, July 2
Annual General Meeting on June 17, 2019
NOTICE Weight Room Closure at SCC June 19 (Wednesday)
Spirit of Osoyoos Community BBQ Fundraiser on May 3
OFFICE CLOSED (2019)
OSOYOOS MUSEUM FREE ADMISSION DAYS
Osoyoos Museum - Annual Christmas Open House
Osoyoos Museum Society Annual General Meeting
Osoyoos Museum - The Great Day of Adventure
SOAP Theatre presents Lawrence & Holloman
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
Naloxone Training at Sonora Community Centre on May 6
2019 Music in the Park
Meadowlark Festival May 16-20
2019 Cactus Jalopies 15th Annual Desert Wine Tour
Parks Canada Public Information Session May 15, 2019
2019 Shred It and Forget It Event on May 25
71st Annual Cherry Fiesta July 1, 2019
2019 Osoyoos Market on Main
2019 Business Promoting Business Networking Night May 15
Osoyoos Lawn Bowling Club Free Intro Lessons
2019 Osoyoos Art Gallery Summer Artisan Market Opening
2019 Free Screening of The Grizzlies on May 31
Grand Opening of Osoyoos Off Leash Dog Park on June 19
-Permissive Tax Exemption Bylaw 1307, 2014 adopted.
-Zoning Amendment Bylaw 1085.93, 2014 Council rescinded the previous first and second readings of the Zoning Amendment Bylaw wrongly numbered as No. 1085.92 2014, and read Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 1085.93, 2014 for the first and second times and sets a public hearing date for October 20, 2014.
-Fire Hall Construction Alternate Approval Process Results Determination, total signatures accepted were 1,019
-Fire Hall Alternate Approval Process to proceed to Assent Voting to take place during the General Local Elections on November 15, 2014 with the following being the approved question for the ballot:
“Are you in favour of the Town of Osoyoos adopting “Osoyoos Fire Hall Construction Loan Authorization Bylaw No. 1306, 2014” that will allow for the Town of Osoyoos to borrow a sum not exceeding $5,962,657 over a 30 year period in order to finance the construction of a Fire Hall at 74th Avenue on Lot 1, Plan KAP92266, P.I.D. 028-632-109?”
-Request from Osoyoos Elementary School Leadership Group - Council approves the request for $500 and use of the community bus with provision of 24 hour insurance coverage on the bus for students to attend the We Day Event in Vancouver on October 21 and 22, 2014.
-Community Services Master Plan Council received the document and accepts it for future planning for Community Services.
-Regular Council Meeting The regular open meeting of November 17, 2014 will continue as scheduled. Staff to place only the Fire Hall Loan Authorization Bylaw and any other urgent matter on the agenda.
-RDOS Use of Dog Pound Council approved the Licence to Use the Osoyoos Dog Pound from January 1, 2015 to June 30, 2015.
-Town of Oliver Use of Dog Pound Council agreed to enter into a Licence to Use with Oliver for use of the Osoyoos dog pound for up to 6 months or to March 31, 2015 for a licence fee of $200 per month and an impound fee of $10.00 for each dog impounded.
-Licence to Use Gyro Beach Staff to prepare an RFP for up to three years for the area of Gyro Park to be used for non-motorized watersport activities and that the terms and conditions of the RFP remain as they have in the past.
-Dedicated right turn lane now installed from Hwy 97 toward Gyro Beach.
-Councillor Plante will not be seeking re-election to Council.
-Six tenders were received for Gyro Park and beach redevelopment project. Work will begin in late fall with completion anticipated for spring 2015.
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.
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