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  1. Financial Assistance Available for Victims of B.C. Flooding
    Disaster Financial Assistance (DFA) is now available for eligible British Columbians who may have been affected by overland flooding from heavy rains that began on Jan. 31, 2020

    February 5, 2020
  2. New Online Application for Property Tax Deferment will Save Time
    Starting May 2020, eligible British Columbians can apply online to defer their property taxes.

    February 4, 2020
  3. Northern Rockies Regional Council Meetings to be Live Streamed
    Northern Rockies Regional Council meetings will soon available to watch from the comfort of your home. Starting February 10, 2020, all regular Regional Council meetings will be recorded and live streamed via the NRRM’s YouTube Channel. Whether you are in Fort Nelson, Toad River or even outside of the region altogether, viewers have the opportunity to watch meetings live and view recordings of past meetings.

    February 4, 2020
  4. New Protected Area to Benefit Lil’wat, St’at’imc Nations
    A new protected area next to the recently established Nlhaxten/Cerise Creek Conservancy will help conserve biodiversity, support traditional Indigenous land-use activities and protect cultural landmarks.

    February 3, 2020
  5. New Affordable Housing Opens in the City of Kimberley
    Families in Kimberley now have access to 12 new affordable homes as a result of a partnership between the Province, the Government of Canada, the Kimberley Seniors Project Society and Columbia Basin Trust.

    February 3, 2020
  6. Minister of Transportation's Statement in Response to Ride-Hailing Business-Licence Decision
    Claire Trevena, Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure, has issued a statement in response to the Mayors’ Council endorsement of an inter-municipal business licence (IMBL) for ride hailing.

    February 3, 2020
  7. New program helps keep organic waste out of landfills
    People in communities throughout British Columbia will soon benefit from expanded composting facilities that will reduce the amount of organic material sent to B.C. landfills, create jobs and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

    January 31, 2020
  8. CUPE 4500 Members Reach Tentative Agreement with Coast Mountain Bus Company
    CUPE 4500 members reached a tentative agreement with Coast Mountain Bus Company on Tuesday, January 28, following 14 bargaining sessions.

    January 30, 2020
  9. City of Vancouver, UBC, and MST Development Corporation Sign Historic SkyTrain Agreement
    The City of Vancouver, UBC, and the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh Development Corporation (MST-DC) are joining forces to advocate for the completion of a SkyTrain line all the way to UBC as soon as possible.

    January 30, 2020
  10. City of Burnaby Achieves Living Wage Employer Certification
    The City of Burnaby has been certified as a Living Wage Employer, an important step in delivering on our commitment to creating and sustaining the best quality of life for our entire community.

    January 29, 2020
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