Snow and cold temperatures are in the forecast. Learn about our snow removal policy, and get prepared for winter weather.
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.
Notice of a Closed Council Meeting to be held Friday, November 29, 2019
Unifor has announced an escalation of job action that will include a full work stoppage impacting commuters from Wednesday, November 27 to Friday, November 29. As a result, there will be no Translink bus or SeaBus service.
The local transit routes on Bowen Island and West Vancouver Blue Bus service should not be affected by this job action, but the 257 Express bus is operated by Translink and will be affected. Bowen Island commuters taking transit on the lower mainland may want to check TransLink alerts to determine any cancellations or delays.
Notice of a CLOSED Council meeting on Monday, November 25, 2019.
Council approved its 2020 Council meeting schedule on Tuesday, November 12, 2019.
The Neighbourhood Emergency Response Program (NERP) is a Municipality-sponsored, grassroots program of neighbours supporting neighbours in emergency situations.
Closed Finance Advisory Committee Meeting on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 4:00 PM
More than 20 volunteers gathered at the Bowen Island Community School last weekend to participate in an emergency response exercise supported by Bowen Island Municipality and funded by a provincial Community Emergency Preparedness Fund grant.
Property owners are responsible for controlling runoff onto roadways from their property, and for maintaining culverts.
Bowen Island Municipality and Bowen Island Resilient Community Housing (BIRCH) are hosting free RentSmart Workshops at Municipal Hall.
Bowen Island Municipality Finance & Administration department has an immediate opening for a full-time Financial Officer.
The Eagle Cliff water system reservoir has returned to acceptable levels. Water restrictions have been lifted.
Bowen Island Municipality does regularly test its raw water supplies (source water) in accordance with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) requirements and lead has consistently been below drinking water guideline limits.
Bowen Island Municipality and Bowen Island Public Library are seeking applications from Bowen Island residents interested in joining the Bowen Island Public Library Board.