Stayed informed about budget meetings, rezonings, tax sales, boundary extensions, disposal of municipal property, partnering agreements, as well as various other matters the District must inform the public about

In general the notices located in this section fall have statutory notice requirements under Section 94 of the Community Charterwhich require public notification prior to Council's consideration of the matter. These notices are also posted in the local newspaper and on the notice board just outside of the District Office's front doors. Depending on the matter, notices may also be posted on the subject property, in the BC Gazette, Community NewslettersCouncil Facts, through the radio or social media, or even as a display in the mall, library or community centre.

Latest Statutory News
  • Feb 21, 2018

    NOTICE is hereby given that Council will be considering adoption of Council Procedure Bylaw 1022, 2009, Amendment Bylaw 1220, 2018 at the March 19, 2018 regular meeting. This amendment proposes to change the month under section 9(1) from December to November and the term from three years to four years for when a Councillor is to be designated to act as Mayor when the Mayor absent or unable to act.

    View the blog post for full details.

  • Feb 20, 2018

    A public hearing has been scheduled for March 19, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in Council chambers. The subject of this hearing is a proposed amendment to the M-1 Light Industrial zone to change the way offices are regulated in that zone. 

    This amendment has been discussed at Council and a previous public hearing dated December 4, 2017. There have been changes to the wording of the bylaw, requiring a second public hearing.

    Please review the full blog post for more information.

  • Feb 8, 2018

    Special Public Avalanche Warning in effect immediately until the end of the day Monday, February 12, 2018.

    Avalanche Canada issued a Special Public Avalanche Warning for recreational backcountry users, in effect immediately until the end of the day Monday, February 12. The warning applies to the following regions: Lizard Range & Flathead, South Rockies, Purcells, Kootenay Boundary, South & North Columbia, Cariboos, and North Rockies. For a map of the regions involved, click here.

Upcoming Statutory Events & Public Hearings

  • start Mar 19, 2018, 7:00 PM - end Mar 19, 2018, 8:00 PM
    A public hearing has been scheduled for March 19, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in Council chambers at 136 Spruce Avenue, Sparwood. The subject of this hearing is a proposed amendment to the M-1 Light Industrial zone to change the way offices are regulated in that zone.
  • start Mar 19, 2018, 7:00 PM - end Mar 19, 2018, 8:00 PM
    NOTICE is hereby given that Council will be considering adoption of Council Procedure Bylaw 1022, 2009, Amendment Bylaw 1220, 2018 at the March 19, 2018 regular meeting. This amendment proposes to change the month under section 9(1) from December to November and the term from three years to four years for when a Councillor is to be designated to act as Mayor when the Mayor absent or unable to act.