Bylaw 2369 – Auxiliary Dwelling Units
The Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) Board of Directors is considering an application for Auxiliary Dwelling Units to allow secondary suites within single family dwellings and within detached garages in all residential zones excluding the following areas: land within the boundary of the Lake Windermere OCP, land within the boundary of the Fairmont Hot Springs OCP and the original single family subdivision at Panorama Mountain Village. This bylaw contains 14 residential zones that are being considered for inclusion of secondary suites. This proposed amendment will not affect parcels in Fairmont and Panorama that are currently zoned to permit secondary suites.

A public hearing will be held at:
Edgewater Community Hall
4818 Selkirk Avenue

Edgewater, BC

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 7:00 pm

The Board has delegated the holding of this hearing to the Directors for Electoral Area F, Electoral Area G.

If you believe that your interest in property is affected by the proposed Bylaw, you may prior to the hearing:
•     inspect the Bylaw and supporting information at the RDEK office in Cranbrook from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday, excluding
statutory holidays;
•     mail, fax or email written submissions to the addresses/numbers shown below; or
•     present written and/or verbal submissions at the hearing.
Submissions cannot be accepted after the public hearing.

All written submissions are public information pursuant to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Columbia Valley Office
Box 2319, 4956 Athalmer Road
Invermere  BC   V0A 1K0
Phone: 250-342-0063
Fax: 250-342-0064

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RDEK – Board Highlights – July 2012

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

  • Wasa Official Community Plan
  • Elk Valley Garbage
  • Columbia Valley Secondary Suites
  • Fernie Speed Zone
  • Home Based Business Regulation
  • Jaffray Pedestrian Safety
  • Discretionary Grants in Aid
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RDEK – Board Highlights – June 2012

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

  • CBT Community Initiatives
  • Fernie Transfer Station
  • Mountain Resort Municipality
  • Columbia Valley Secondary Suites
  • Fernie OCP
  • West Fernie Cost Benefit
  • Wasa Outdoor Rink
  • Timber Ridge Utility
  • Regional Flood Hazard Assessment
  • Ministry of Transportation Road Issues
  • Campground Sewage Disposal
  • Planning for Wilmer & Dry Gulch
  • Coal Discovery Centre Society
  • Squamish Lillooet Regional District
  • Discretionary Grants In Aid


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RDEK – Board Highlights – May 2012

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

  • 2012 Volunteers of the Year Named
  • Dry Gulch Funding
  • Provincial Funds
  • Eddie Mountain Arena Improvements
  • Subdivision Servicing Bylaw
  • Transit Agreements
  • Columbia Valley Secondary Suites
  • WestJet Service to YXC
  • Columbia Valley Landfill Operations
  • Fernie Hotel Room Tax
  • Deputy/ESS Coordinator Named
  • Planning & Development Services Projects
  • Discretionary Grants In Aid