RDEK – Board Highlights – February 2013

Read about what is happening (pdf) in our RDEK meetings;

  • Diamond Jubilee Recipients
  • Fairmont Creek Debris Flow
  • Windermere Creek Hydrotechnical
  • New Campground Bylaw
  • Lake Windermere Bylaws
  • Reallocation of Funds
  • Local Conservation Fund Projects
  • Lake Koocanusa OCP
  • Jumbo Glacier Mountain Resort
  • 9-1-1 Call Centre Service
  • Transit Schedule in Elk Valley
  • BC Hydro Donation
  • Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena
  • Discretionary Grants In Aid

Teck Donation For Conservation Purchase of Lot 48

East Kootenay News Online Weekly

May 31, 2012 – Ian Cobb

The long and winding road that the solution to Lot 48 has travelled the past seven years appears to have straightened out and is heading to a conclusion.

Teck Resources Limited (Teck) announced this morning that it is donating $2 million to the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) to go toward the purchase of the 127-hectare parcel land on the east side of Columbia Lake, currently valued at $7.2 million.

With other funding already in place, the NCC “is very close” to finalizing the purchase of the property, said Nancy Newhouse, NCC’s Canadian Rockies program manager following the historic announcement May 28 at St. Eugene Resort.

For more information, please read this announcement

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RDEK – Board Highlights – August 6,2010

Read about what is happening in our RDEK meetings;

  • Baltac Sewer Construction
  • Timber Ridge Contract Awarded
  • Timber Ridge Advisory Commission
  • Koocanusa OCP
  • Elko Fire Service
  • Kimberley Rural Fire Service
  • Grizzly Ridge ALR Subdivision
  • Kootenay Rockies Tourism Grant
  • Letter of Support for Shelter
  • NanoFibre Networks Lease
  • Local Conservation Fund
  • Discretionary Grants In Aid
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RDEK – Board Highlights – July 9,2010

Read about what is happening in our RDEK meetings;

  • Recognitions and Awards
  • Transit Agreements Signed
  • Consultant Given Deadline
  • Clean Up Baynes Lake Area
  • Fairmont Hot Springs RV Park
  • Sweetwater Rezoning Postponed
  • CBT Thanked
  • Commercial Loads at Wasa and Tie Lake
  • Extension from Transport Canada
  • Local Governance Workshop
  • Conservation Fund Budget
  • Greenhouse Gas Reduction Targets
  • ALR for Electoral Area A
  • Discretionary Grants In Aid
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RDEK – Board Highlights – March 5,2010

Read about what is happening in our RDEK meetings;

  • 5 Year Financial Plan Adopted
  • Area C Contribution to Arean Upgrade
  • Upper Elk Valley Fire Agreement
  • Local Conservation Fund Projects
  • Sale of Fireworks Bylaw
  • Baynes Lake Seniors’ Housing Project
  • Elk Valley Regional Park Logging
  • Timber Ridge Bylaws
  • RDEK Supports Reconciliation Sculpture
  • CV Transmission Project
  • Wood Stove Exchange Permit Fees
  • Wasa Public Hearing
  • Upper Elk Valley Public Hearing
  • Columbia Valley Public Hearing
  • Discretionary Grants In Aid
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