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Cariboo Regional District Launches New Online Public Mapping System
The Cariboo Regional District has unveiled a new online public mapping system on the CRD's corporate website. The new proprietary online mapping system, designed and built internally by CRD staff, is an interactive tool which will allow residents and visitors a new way of locating existing facilities and landmarks within the region. - Friday, July 25, 2014

Questions about Upcoming Local Government Elections?
The Local Elections Campaign Financing Act came into force on May 29, 2014 to increase local elections campaign financing and election advertising accountability, transparency, compliance and enforcement. Candidates for local elections must now comply with LECFA, the Local Government Act and the Vancouver Charter (for City of Vancouver office) rules. - Thursday, July 24, 2014

Province Moves Forward with Building Code
New legislation to govern building regulation is currently being developed by the Province. Given the potential impact on local government operations, the Executive has authorized UBCM staff to participate in the legislative process that is underway. - Thursday, July 24, 2014

New Job Postings Bids & Tenders
Technical Assistant - Metro VancouverBreath Test Instruments Technician - City of SurreyFile Quality Reviewer - City of New WestminsterYouth Centre Supervisor - North Vancouver Recreation CommissionChief Administrative Officer - Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional DistrictDirector, Assessment - City of Edmonton, AB External Audit Services - District of SummerlandCommunity Marketing Strategy - Village of HazeltonWalkway Redesign - District of West KelownaOne (1) 6 Cu Yard Stainless Steel Salt-Sand Spreader - Municipality of North CowichanEnterprise Resource Planning System & Property and Revenue Management - Sunshine Coast Regional District
Professional Development Registration Desk
2014 MATI Foundations - Local Government Management Association of BCVictoria, August 10 - 15, 2014.Trans-Form Speaker Series: Building Momentum - Capital Regional DistrictVictoria, August 14, 2014Finance Officer Development Program: Boot Camp #9 - Government Finance Officers Association of BCVictoria, August 17 - 21, 2014.Taxation and Assessment (12 Month Webinar Series) - Government Finance Officers Association of BCWebinar, August 20 - January 21, 2015.Transform Bicycling and Walking Outside the Urban Context - Capital Regional DistrictLangford, August 20, 2014 GFOA of BC - Taxation and Assessment: 12 Month Webinar SeriesWebinar, August 20 - January 21, 2015GFOA of BC - Tax Sale Webinar (3 sessions)Webinar, September 2 - 30, 2014MISA BC - MISA BC Fall Conference 2014Kelowna, September 16 - 19, 2014UBCM - 2014 ConventionWhistler, September 22 - 26, 2014Northern Rockies Regional Municipality - 2014 BC Oil and Gas ConferenceFort Nelson, September 30 - October 1, 2014OMAA - 2014 Fall WorkshopCornwall, October 1 - 3, 2014
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Open Data BC Local Government Open Data CatalogueOpen Data HandbookMaking You Data Open: A GuideOpenDataBC   Procurement and Asset Management Oversight of Capital Project Planning and Procurement - Auditor General for Local GovernmentSustainable Cities Infrastructure Costing GuideDynamic Downtowns WorkbookA Toolkit for Municipal Asset Management   Municipal Elections Ministry of CDCD - What's New in Proposed Elections Legislation (2014)Ministry of CSCD - Local Elections 2014Results - 2011 Local Government and School District Elections   Zero Waste Central Kootenay Regional District: What is Zero Waste?Cowichan Valley Regional District: Zero Waste ChallengeCowichan Valley Regional District: Zero Waste Resources

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