ALERT: Significant snowfall expected

Significant snowfall is occuring and expected to continue on Bowen Island. Crews are plowing and salting roads in the following order of priority:

-Main roads and bus routes
-Secondary roads, once the snow fall has stopped
-Third-priority roads, after the snow fall has stopped and all other main and secondary roads are passable

Please make room for plows. Vehicles parked on narrow roadsides make it difficult or impossible for plows to get through. There are many dead-end roads on Bowen. If a plow is unable to turn around at the end of a road, it can't clear the road.

Property owners are responsible for making sure the sidewalks next to their property are kept clear of snow and ice, to ensure the safe passage of pedestrians.

Read more about snow and ice removal

Communications Team

Purpose of the Committee

To identify and carry out steps to improve communication between Bowen Island Municipality (BIM) and the community. This includes identifying communications needs and strategies relating to BIM projects and initiatives; informing and responding to the public; and communicating internally with staff.

Committee Members:

  • Councillor Maureen Nicholson, Chair
  • Councillor Sue-Ellen Fast
  • Kathy Lalonde, Chief Administrative Officer
  • Emma Chow, Island Planner 1
  • Sophie Idsinga, Communications Coordinator
  • Tyler Ruggles, Council Clerk

To contact the Communications Team please email:

Governing Documents

Terms of Reference