Bowen Island Municipality has a vacancy for an Island Community Planner. We’re looking for a dynamic, self-motivated professional to join our team. This is a permanent full-time position at 35 hours per week.
The parking lot at 1037 Miller Road will be closing on Tuesday, September 7 to make way for the new Health Centre.
Bowen Island Council is considering changes to the Land Use Bylaw to permit the sale of retail cannabis anywhere a retail use is permitted, subject to receiving a Provincial Licence. Land Use Bylaw Amendment Bylaw No. 530, 2020 was drafted to enact those changes.
What are greenways? Greenways are networks of green space in a sustainable community. They can be thought of as linear green corridors that connect natural areas and are managed to help retain ecological functioning, wildlife corridors, and recreational attributes.
Explore the concept and application of greenways on Bowen Island in this month's article from the Parks, Trails and Greenways Committee.
Bowen Island Municipality is seeking quotations to redevelop the Municipal website.
Islands Trust has hired MODUS Planning, Design & Engagement Inc. to develop a public engagement plan for the next phase of Islands 2050, the DRAFT new Policy Statement engagement process.
Bowen Island Municipality has received a $25,000 grant through the Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) and Training stream of the Community Emergency Preparedness Fund (CEPF), a partnership between the Union of BC Municipalities and the Province of BC. The grant will fund a major upgrade to the Mt. Gardner radio repeater, improving radio communication capacity across the island.
Bowen Island Municipality is pleased to announce the hiring of a new Chief Financial Officer, Sheila McCutcheon.
Notice of a Closed Community Centre Select Steering Committee Meeting to be held Monday, August 23, 2021
Notice of a CLOSED Council meetig on August 21, 2021.
Bowen Island Municipality has an opening for a Bylaw Services Officer 1 at 35 hours per week. Generally, hours worked will be between the hours of 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday, but weekend and evening work will be required.
Duties will include gaining compliance with municipal bylaws through education and direct enforcement and acting as Wharfinger and Animal Control Officer.
A temporary salmon trap is being installed at the Causeway to help spawning migration.
The Library Annex is available for anyone to rest and cool off in an air conditioned environment.
Bowen Island Fire Rescue is hosting a fire extinguisher servicing and inspection day on Saturday, September 11.