February, 2021 Archives

We're hiring: Planning Clerk

Feb 26 2021
Categories: News

The Bowen Island Municipality Planning and Development department has an immediate opening for a temporary part-time Planning Clerk, three days per week from 8:30am to 4:30pm. This contract will initially be for a period of nine months with a possibility for extension thereafter.

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Multi-Use Path Update

Feb 10 2021
Categories: News

Construction of a cross-island Multi-Use Path (MUP) will provide a safe way for all ages and abilities to walk and cycle across the island.

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Miller Road parking lot temporary closure

Feb 8 2021
Categories: News

The parking lot at 1037 Miller Road will be closed from Monday, February 15 and potentially until Friday, February 26. This is to allow for tree clearing work by contractors for Bowen Island Health Centre Foundation. The work will consist of tree felling and removal, stump removal and debris collection, loading and transporting of stumps and debris.

Any vehicle(s) parked on the site during this time will be towed at the owner’s risk and expense in order to prevent damage to the vehicle.

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Fuel management activities on Mt. Gardner and Radar Hill

Feb 1 2021
Categories: News

Sites on Crown land on Bowen are being considered for funding under the Crown Land Wildfire Risk Reduction Program. Proposed areas on Mount Gardner and Radar Hill have been approved for provincial funding for fuel management prescription development in and around critical infrastructure. Fire Management Consultants will be conducting work in the two areas in the first two weeks of February. They will be collecting stand level field data as well as laying out ribbon in areas of high fire threat that will require fuel management.

These activities are not related to industrial logging.

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