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
  • Nov 27, 2017

    A Public Hearing will be held on Monday, December 4, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in Council Chambers, 136 Spruce Avenue, Sparwood, BC, to consider a proposed amendment to the District of Sparwood “Zoning Bylaw No. 264 1981”.

    In general terms, Bylaw 1213 cited as "Zoning Bylaw No. 264, 1981 Amendment Bylaw 1213, 2017” will remove offices as a principal use in the Light Industrial zone. Offices will still be permitted as accessory uses. This will not prohibit any existing office uses in this zone from continuing to exist.

    Please review the entire blog post for more information.

  • Sep 21, 2017

    The District of Sparwood is seeking the public's feedback on Cemetery Management Bylaw 1017. The new bylaw, if adopted, will replace Rivercrest Cemetery Bylaw 877 and Elk Valley (Michel) Cemetery Operation and Maintenance Bylaw 831. Changes include the prohibition against pets being permitted in either cemetery, larger floral receptacles in Rivercrest Cemetery, regulations surrounding adornments at Rivercrest Cemetery, and updates to the fees and charges for both cemeteries.

  • Sep 19, 2017

    NOTICE is hereby given that Council will be considering adoption of Council Procedure Bylaw 1022, 2009, Amendment Bylaw 1212, 2017 at the October 16, 2017 regular meeting. This amendment proposes to change the inaugural meeting date from the first week of December to the first week of November. 

Upcoming Statutory Events & Public Hearings

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