October 10, 2018 was the first voting opportunity for Sechelt voters and numbers were down over 2014. On the first advanced voting day in 2014 there were 391 electors but yesterday 273 electors turned out.
A new Community Associations Policy was approved by Council at the October 3, 2018 Regular Council meeting.
October 2, 2018 - The search for a solution to the problems at Seawatch can and should continue, but the District of Sechelt can only do that within the proper bounds of responsible government. The Seawatch subdivision was designed, built, marketed, and sold by a private company. The District of Sechelt cannot accept the argument that when a private sector venture falters, the cost should be borne by the Sechelt taxpayers.
Public Notice is hereby given to the electors of the District of Sechelt that an election by voting is necessary to elect one (1) Mayor, and six (6) Councillors.
Celebrate BC Culture Days by joining a free Public Art & Murals Walking Tour of downtown Sechelt.
Sechelt Candidates in the 2018 General Local Election
The Tax Sale originally scheduled for Monday, September 24, 2018 has been cancelled. There are no properties subject to tax sale. Doug Stewart Director of Corporate and Financial Services
The District of Sechelt will be holding a Public Hearing on September 25, 2018 at 7:00pm in the Community Meeting Room regarding an application to amend the Official Community Plan and Zoning Bylaw for the four properties that comprise the Greenecourt affordable housing complex located at the intersection of Ocean Avenue and Medusa Street in the Downtown Village Neighbourhood.
Effective Friday, August 31, 2018, the Sunshine Coast Regional District has announced an escalation of water restrictions to Stage 4: a total ban on all outdoor watering. In an effort to assist residents in watering their gardens, the District of Sechelt will open the non-potable water station.