We're encouraging a day of thoughtful reflection during a time of change and challenge. A series of interpretive signs will be placed throughout Quarry Park on Canada Day. Bring your smartphone to scan the QR codes for access to videos and online resources.
Property tax payments, home owner grant applications and tax deferral applications are due by 4:30 pm on Friday, July 2, 2021. We're closed on July 1 for the statutory holiday.
Bowen Island Municipality is pleased to announce that the tendering package for the Community Centre project was released on June 17, beginning a five-week competitive bidding process on the open market.
Province bans campfires from June 30, 2021 to October 15, 2021.
Snug Cove Beach is closed for swimming due to high bacteria levels.
Your participation is key to creating a relevant, sustainable, local community economic development plan for Bowen Island. Go to Citizenlab to learn more.
Notice of a CLOSED Council meeting on June 28, 2021.
With the recent trend of people looking to develop their properties, buy new properties, and make home improvements, Bowen Island Municipality is receiving almost twice as many development applications as it normally would at this time of year.
Importance of visible house numbers during an emergency.
If you can’t see them, we can’t either. Take steps today so we can find you if you need us tomorrow!
The 2020 Annual Report for Bowen Island Municipality will be presented to Council at its Regular meeting on Monday, June 28, 2021.
The Westside Playscape is highlighted in this month's topic from the Parks, Trails and Greenways Advisory Committe.
Notice of a Closed Council Meeting to be held Monday, June 14, 2021 at approximately 4:30 PM.
The Islands Trust welcome sign placed near the ferry terminal in Snug Cove has been removed temporarily. The Squamish Nation has requested the Islands Trust to amend some of the details of the sign.
Bowen Island Municipal Council is asking for feedback from islanders. The Island Survey is for Bowen Island residents and property owners, and is conducted every other year.
Bowen Island Municipality seeks to fill a vacancy for an existing Roads Crewperson position in Public Works.
The owners of Happy Isle Cannabis Company, operating at 203-992 Dorman Road, have applied to amend the zoning to permit their store, currently operating under a Temporary Use Permit, to have permanent zoning approval.
Notice of a Public Hearing on Monday, July 12 at 4:30 pm.
Notice of a CLOSED Council meeting on June 14, 2021.
Residential Guest Accommodations (RGA) are permitted on Bowen Island to contribute to the accommodation sector and local economy. They are regulated to ensure operator accountability and to minimize impacts on residential neighbourhoods and long term housing. RGA operators are required to have a valid business licence.
Running a business on Bowen? Make sure you have a valid 2021 Business Licence.
Bowen Island Municipality has a vacancy for a Chief Financial Officer. This is a unique opportunity to join an excellent Municipal team on beautiful Bowen Island, British Columbia’s (BC) only island municipality.
Condolences to the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc people, Indigenous communities, residential school survivors and families
Bowen Island joins communities across Canada in expressing our most heartfelt condolences to the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc people and Indigenous communities across the country.