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NOTICE APP for Reconstruction Sewer Main Lift Station

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NOTICE APP for Reconstruction Sewer Main Lift Station

Pursuant to the Community Charter, the Council of the Town of Osoyoos is proposing to seek the assent of the electors in the Town of Osoyoos by means of Alternative Approval Process (APP). The question before the electors is whether they are opposed to the borrowing of $3,500,000 for the re-construction of the Sewer Main Lift Station on Kingfisher & 89 Street for a 20 year period.
 
The total cost of the Reconstruction of the Sewer Main Lift Station is $5,989,000, the construction portion is $5,136,000, which includes a 10% contingency allowance, the balance of the funding is secured with Sewer Reserve and Operating Funds.
 
Estimated cost to average single family resident:
  • The Town will use existing sewer revenues and funding from Okanagan Basin Water Board to pay for the debt servicing. No additional charges will be levied.
INSTRUCTIONS
  • If you are opposed to Loan Authorization Bylaw 1347, 2018 you can sign an Elector Response form.
  • Elector Response forms are available at the Town office at 8707 Main Street, Osoyoos, B.C., V0H 1V0.
  • A person who receives an Elector Response form shall only make accurate copies of the form.
  • Each Elector Response form or accurate copy of an Elector Response form may be signed by one or more electors.
  • To sign an Elector Response form an elector must meet the following criteria:
RESIDENT ELECTORS MUST:
  1. be 18 years of age or older;
  2. be a Canadian citizen;
  3. be a resident of British Columbia, for at least 6 months;
  4. be a resident of the Town of Osoyoos for at least 30 days; and
  5. not be disqualified by any Provincial enactment, or otherwise disqualified by law, from voting in an election.
NON-RESIDENT PROPERTY ELECTORS MUST:
  1. not be entitled as a resident elector of the Town of Osoyoos;
  2. be 18 years of age or older;
  3. be a Canadian citizen;
  4. be a resident of British Columbia, for at least 6 months;
  5. be a registered owner of real property in the jurisdiction for at least 30 days;
  6. not be disqualified by any Provincial enactment or otherwise disqualified by law, from voting in an election; and
  7. only register as a non-resident property elector in relation to one parcel of real property in a jurisdiction. 
All alternative approval process elector response forms must be received by the Corporate Officer, 8707 Main Street, Box 3010, Osoyoos, B.C., V0H 1V0 on or before 4:30pm on February 19, 2019 to be considered.
 
The number of electors of the Town of Osoyoos is estimated to be 4,210. If 10% (421) of the estimated number of electors of the Town of Osoyoos sign an Alternative Approval Process Elector Response Form opposing the noted transactions, Town Council will not be able to proceed without then receiving the assent of the electors by referendum. 

 
 
Town of Osoyoos
Box 3010, 8707 Main Street
Osoyoos  BC  V0H 1V0
(T)  250.495.6515
(E)   info@osoyoos.ca

 
Event date: 
Tuesday, 19 February, 2019
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While every reasonable effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this data, we are not responsible for any errors or omissions contained on these pages. Please verify any information in question with the Town of Osoyoos.   Town of Osoyoos
Box 3010, 8707 Main Street
Osoyoos, BC V0H 1V0
(TF) 1.888.495.6515
(T) 250.495.6515
(F) 250.495.2400
(E) info@osoyoos.ca

 

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