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December 11, 2023 Public Consultation & Regular Council Meeting Agendas

The Public Consultation and Regular Council Meeting will be held on Monday, December 11, 2023 starting at 6:00 p.m. at Rossland City Hall Council Chambers located at 1920 Third Avenue.

The City of Rossland

Public Consultation

Item Consideration – Draft 2023-2027 Financial Plan Amendment Bylaw No. 2824

The manager of Finance will provide a brief overview of the proposed financial plan amendments.

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Regular Meeting of Council

The Regular meeting of Council will start immediately following the Public Consultation

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Presentation of 2023 Rossland Community Contributor Award

The City of Rossland Community Contributor Award is awarded annually, to recognize an outstanding community member who contributes significant volunteer time to enhancing the quality of life in Rossland. Mayor Morel will present the 2023 Community Contributor award to this year’s recipient.


Cindy Hall, Co-Chair of the Family Action Network (FAN) Board will present to Council, to introduce the nature of the work that the Family Action Network does in the Lower Columbia region. Since the COVID-19 pandemic, many changes have occurred and the local nonprofit would like to share with the City who they are, and what supports they offer to families that live, work and play in this region.

Policies and Bylaws

  • Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 2820 – 1167 Black Bear Drive (Third Reading and Adoption)
  • Solid and Yard Waste Regulation Bylaw No. 2817 (Adoption)
  • Sewer Rate (2024-2025) Bylaw No. 2821 (Adoption)
  • Water Rate (2024-2025) Bylaw No. 2822 (Adoption)
  • 2023 -2027 Financial Plan Amendment Bylaw No. 2824 (Adoption)
  • 2024 Annual Revenue Anticipation Bylaw No. 2825, 2023 (Adoption)
  • Housing Agreement Bylaws No. 2826 and 2827 – Rossland Yards (Adoption)
  • Encroachment Bylaw No. 2829, 2023 (First Reading)
  • Policy Review – Retaining Elements and Landscaping Features Encroachment (AD-19) – approved as amended.

Staff Reports and Updates

Requests for Council Decision:

  • Community Grant Funding Applications for 2024
  • Climate Action Plan Request for Proposals (RFP) Award
  • Municipal Cheque Register Report for November

For Information Only:

  • 2023 Corporate Management Work Plan Q4 Progress Report
  • City Reports for Council for the month of November 2023
    • Building Permit Report
    • Building Permit Inspections by Type
    • Step Code Energy Rebate
    • Public Works & Water Production
    • Eye on Water
    • Bylaw Compliance Monthly Activity Report

Requests arising from Correspondence

  • 2024 JL Crowe Grad Class Fundraiser – Christmas Tree Collection & Recycling
  • School District No. 20 (Kootenay-Columbia) Jubilee Field License to Occupy Extension

Recess in In-Camera

  • The December 11, 2023 Regular Meeting of Council will be closed pursuant to sections 90(1)(k), negotiations and related discussions respecting the proposed provision of a municipal service that are at their preliminary stages and that, in the view of the council, could reasonably be expected to harm the interests of the municipality if they were held in public, and section 90 (1)(g), litigation or potential litigation affecting the municipality, of the Community Charter.
Rachel Newton
Author: Rachel Newton

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