Notice of Public Hearings - Aug 28
Notice of two public hearings to consider:
- Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 1395 for the Properties at 20959 to 21002 Swallow Place and 65563 to 65570 Mountain Ash Drive and,
- Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 1396 for the Property at 20600 Riverview Drive
Both public hearings will be held on Monday August 28, 2017 at 6:30pm at the Hope and...
New Location for August 28, 2017 Council Meeting and Public Hearing
The August 28, 2017 Public Hearing and Regular Council Meeting will be held at the following location:
Hope and District Recreation Centre
1005 - 6th Avenue, Hope, BC
The Public Hearing will commence at 6:30 p.m. and the Regular Council Meeting will follow.
Capital Works 2017
The District of Hope is investing in significant capital infrastructure upgrades for 2017, scheduled to commence in August. These upgrades are selected based on condition assessments, immediate need and alignment with the District’s Asset Management Investment Plan (AMIP). The AMIP brings together long term costs and timing for the systematic renewal of Hope’s infrastructure.
Planned upgrades for 2017 include;
- Re-paving of 6th Ave between Old Hope Princeton Way and...
A Campfire Ban is now in effect in the District of Hope.
This prohibition has been issued in conjunction with the Coastal Fire Centre and will remain in effect until October 21, 2017 or until the public is otherwise notified.
The prohibition does not apply to CSA-rated or ULC-rated cooking stoves that use gas, propane or briquettes, or to a portable campfire apparatus that uses briquettes, liquid or...
2017 Tax Notices
2017 Tax Notices have been mailed. Click here for details and information.
2018 Permissive Tax Exemptions
A permissive tax exemption is a means for Council to support organizations within the community which further Council’s objectives of enhancing quality of life and delivery of services economically. A permissive tax exemption is strictly at the discretion of the Council. After careful consideration of all applications Council may approve a full, partial or no tax exemption.
For further information regarding 2018 Permissive Tax Exemptions...
All District of Hope water customers are advised that STAGE 2 water restrictions are now in effect.
From May 1 to September 30:
- Even addresses on even days : 5 am to 9 am and 6 pm to 10 pm
- Odd addresses on odd days: 5 am to 9 am and 6 pm to 10 pm
These restrictions apply to all water customers of the District of Hope
Permits for Watering New Lawns?...
Othello Road Traffic Notice
Due to the continued deterioration of a portion of Othello Road, the District of Hope will be reducing the road to one-lane traffic for approximately 125 meters. The lane reduction is located midway between the intersection of Kawkawa Lake Road and the entrance to Nestle Waters. Movement will be controlled via sensor operated traffic lights that will alternate the flow of vehicles automatically, as needed. The lane reduction will remain in place until such time that this section of road is...
Hope Integrated OCP Draft Final Plan
The District of Hope is proud to say that the Integrated Official Community Plan is ready to be presented to Mayor and Council for their consideration.
Click here to find out more and see a copy of the Draft Final Plan.
Vehicle Theft Prevention
There has been an increase in theft from vehicles in our community recently. To enhance vehicle safety, RCMP, Hope Crime Prevention and the District of Hope are encouraging residents to protect their vehicle and practice the following tips:
- Never leave valuables, including bags, purses, wallets, briefcases, laptops, cell phones, loose change or anything that may appear valuable to a thief in plain view.