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PUBLIC NOTICE

SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, 6:00pm

 

What's New?

2014 General Local Election Information

 2013 Annual Report

2013 SOFI 

 

 

Although the District of Tumbler Ridge tries to assure the accuracy of all information contained in our website, you should confirm all details contained herein with the appropriate Municipal Department. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Welcome to the District of Tumbler Ridge

 

MAIL-IN BALLOT VOTING

The District of Tumbler Ridge election procedures permits mail-in ballot voting for the November 15, 2014 local general election for electors who are unable to vote at a municipal voting station because they:
  • have a physical disability, illness or injury that affects their ability to attend to vote, or
  • expect to be abesent from the District of Tumbler Ridge on general voting day (November 15) and on the advance voting days (November 5 and 10).

An elector may apply to vote by mail ballot by giving their name and address to the Chief Election Officer (or his designate) beginning on October 28, 2014. Beginning on November 5, 2014, the Chief Election Officer (or his designate) shall make available to the elector a mail ballot package for voting purposes.

 

PLEASE NOTE: It remains the elector’s responsibility to ensure that the ballot can be delivered to them and returned to the Chief Election Officer (or his designate) at the Tumbler Ridge Town Hall prior to 4:00pm on Thursday, November 13, 2014. Mail ballots received after that time but prior to the close of voting on November 15, 2014 must be delivered to the Chief Election Officer (or his designate) at the location of general voting (the Tumbler Ridge Community Centre).

 

 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION on these matters, the following persons may be contacted:

Barry Elliott, Chief Election Officer at 250.242.4242

Jeanette McDougall, Deputy Chief Election Officer at 250.242.4242

 District of Tumbler Ridge News Release

Investment of Municipal Funds

 

2014 ELECTIONS

November 15th, 2014 is Municipal Voting Day

On November 15th, 2014 there will be an election for one Mayor and six Councillors to provide governance for the District of Tumbler Ridge for a four year term.

INFORMATION FOR CANDIDATES

*Candidate Packages are available at the District Office.

Who Can Run for Council?

A person is qualified to be nominated, elected, and to hold office as a member of local government if they meet the following criteria:

  • Canadian Citizen
  • 18 years of age or older on General Voting Day;
  • Resident of BC for at least 6 months immediately before the day nomination papers are filed;
  • Are not disqualified by the Local Government Act or any other enactment from voting in an Election in BC or from being nominated for, being elected to, or holding office. 

Nomination Information

Nomination documents for persons interested in running for the officer of Mayor or Councillor are available at Town Hall.

Nomination documents must be filed with the Chief Election Officer during the nomination period of September 30th through October 10th, 2014.

 

  

 2013 Water System Annual Report

          

 District of Tumbler Ridge News Release

Mine shutdowns mean team effort to help laid off workers

 

WEBLINK EMPLOYMENT CONNECTIONS

http://jobsearchonline.bc.ca/
 


 

Bylaw No. 613 - A Bylaw to Amend "District of Tumbler Ridge Zoning Bylaw 585, 2012"

 

Reports

Climate Action Revenue Incentive Program

2013 CARIP Final Report

CFO Attestation Form CARIP 2012 Final Report for 2012

2010 CARIP Final Report

 

Tumbler Ridge Public Library Needs You!

The Tumbler Ridge Public Library Board meets once a month and currently has openings for Trustees.

If being on the Library Board is something that interests you or for more information on becoming a Trustee, please call Paula Coutts at 250.242.4778 or email pcoutts@trlibrary.org. Please download the application and drop it off at the Library.

Tumbler Ridge Public Library Association Board Member Application

 

  What's New!

 

Reports & Publications

2012 Annual Report

Visit Tumbler Ridge

New Visitor GuideRecreation Map is now available for download. Printed copies are available at the Visitor Centre, Town Hall and the Community Centre.

Wildlife Encounters?

For information on how to prevent dangerous wildlife encounters and what to do if you encounter wild animals, please visit the Ministry of Environment website. Note the Species Pages section on the left hand side.

 

 
 

 


 

FIREFIGHTERS WANTED 

Are you over the age of 19 and in good health?

Applications for volunteer firefighters are now being accepted.  Contact the Fire Chief at 250-242-3939 for more details.