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  1. City of Richmond Promotes Workplace Inclusion Through Customized Employment Program
    The City of Richmond has committed to actively creating employment placements for individuals with disabilities.

    January 4, 2018
  2. Campbell River Airport to Launch City-Owned Jet Fuel Facility
    Jet fuel sales at the Campbell River Airport (YBL) will be provided at a more spacious facility and at a more competitive price starting Dec. 28.

    December 21, 2017
  3. District of Lake Country Receives Canadian Award for Financial Reporting
    The Canadian Award for Financial Reporting has been awarded to the District of Lake Country by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its 2016 annual financial report. Chief Administrative Officer, Alberto De Feo presented the Award to Chief Financial Officer Tanya Garost and Finance staff members Annie Lynch and Richard Wagner at a televised Council meeting Tuesday, December 19, 2017.

    December 21, 2017
  4. Salmo Receives $150,000 Grant For Flood Mapping
    The Village of Salmo is pleased to announce that we have received a successful grant for $150,000 to cover 100% of the costs of a flood mapping project through the Union of BC Municipalities Community Emergency Preparedness Fund.

    December 19, 2017
  5. Capital Regional District Geographic Information Services Provides Foundation for Colwood Asset Management
    The City of Colwood and the Capital Regional District (CRD) have entered into a unique service agreement that will allow the City to create a Geographic Information System (GIS) foundation for its core asset management system.

    December 18, 2017
  6. TransLink Employees Deliver Almost 3000 Toys for Kids in Need
    As part of the Toys for Tots program, employees from TransLink, Coast Mountain Bus Company, BC Rapid Transit Company and Transit Police donated two busloads of toys to local children in need.

    December 15, 2017
  7. Aboriginal Business Match a Success for Kwantlen First Nation and Township of Langley
    Aboriginal Business Match (ABM) business development events are designed to connect Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal businesses, organizations, and governments to support business development, training, and employment, and are held by the National ABM Partners Group across Canada.

    December 14, 2017
  8. Prince Rupert and CUPE 105 Sign 4 Year Agreement
    The City and CUPE 105 have completed the latest round of collective bargaining, reaching a 4 year Collective Agreement that will see a 2% wage increase for Union staff each year over the next 4 years.

    December 14, 2017
  9. T'Sou-ke Nation and Capital Regional District Sign Traditional Use and Access Agreement for Sea to Sea Regional Park
    The Agreement reflects the CRD Board's commitment to meaningfully respond to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's 'Calls to Action' and it aligns with Article 25 of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples by respecting T'Sou-ke Nation's spiritual and cultural attachment to its traditional lands.

    December 14, 2017
  10. CUPE 2450 and Village of Nakusp Ratify New Collective Agreement
    The five-year agreement runs from August 1, 2016 to July 31, 2020 and includes wage increases of 1.5 percent, 1.5 percent, 1.75 percent, 2 percent and 2 percent in each year of the agreement.

    December 14, 2017
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