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Office Forms & Applications

Building Permit Application
Business License Application
Demolition Permit
Development Permit Application
Development Variance Permit Application
Liquor and Cannabis Licence Application
OCP Amendment Application
Pet licence application
Rezoning Application- Form
Sign Permit Application
Temporary Use Application
Water and Sewer Connection Application

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Emergency Contacts

Police, Fire, Medical

911

Non-emergency

Police

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) are responsible for law enforcement in the Municipality.
Phone: 250 692‑7171
Address: 147 Hwy 35
Mailing Address: PO Box 759 Burns Lake, BC V0J 1E0

Fire

Fire Chief: 250 692‑7587
In case of a wildfire contact the Ministry of Forests, Protection Branch
Call toll free 1 800 663‑5555 or *5555 on most cellular networks.
www.bcwildfire.ca

Medical

Lakes District Hospital and Health Centre 250 692‑2400
Burns Lake Medical Clinic 250 692‑3111

Council Meetings:

Feb
23
2021

Council Meeting – Regular

7:00 pm – BC Assessment, Foundry Project, Council Committees, correspondence.

Feb
22
2021

Council Meeting – Budget Meeting

2021 Budget Meeting – Fire and Recreation budgets 7:00 pm Virtual Meeting

Feb
09
2021

Council Meeting – Regular

7:00 pm Regular meeting of Council. Topics include the Fire Department’s Annual Report, CNR Property Report, Homebased Business Report, and other topics.

Feb
09
2021

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

February 9 at 6:45 pm – Inaugural Meeting for Kristy Bjarnason to take the Elected Official Oath of Office to become the Village of Burns Lake’s newest Councillor.

Feb
09
2021

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

6:00 pm Presentation by FLNRORD regarding the Lakes Timber Supply Apportionment

Feb
09
2021

Council Meeting – Public Hearing

7:00 pm Public Hearing – Crossroads Cannabis Application

Jan
19
2021

Council Meeting – Regular

5-Year Financial Plan Bylaw, Cross Roads Cannabis Application, Fire Training Grounds Report, VIC Update

Jan
19
2021

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

Meeting with SD #91

Jan
19
2021

Council Meeting – Regular

Regular Meeting of Council

Jan
19
2021

Council Meeting – Regular

Crossroads Cannabis Application, Visitor Information Update

Jan
05
2021

Council Meeting – Regular

First meeting of the New Year.

Jan
05
2021

Council Meeting – Regular

DVP 2020-04, Fees & Charges Bylaw, RDBN Parks and Trails Establishment Bylaw, Carroll St. Signage

Dec
08
2020

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

Presentation to Council of the Housing Needs Report – Village of Burns Lake

Nov
17
2020

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

2021 Budget Presentation from the Lakes District Museum Society and the Burns Lake Library

Nov
17
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

DVP 2020-07, 2020 Business Walk Summary, Anti-Racial Discrimination and Anti-Racism Policy PER 14 and revisions to PER 8, discussion of ticketing bylaw

Nov
03
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

Presentation of Facility Lifecycle Assessment report, 2021 Business Facade grant application, appointment of election officials, adoption of the 2020 Village of Burns Lake Marketing Strategy

Oct
20
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

Permissive Tax Bylaw No. 1026, 2020 adopted, Northern Capital and Planning Grant expenditures, The Link, donor Day request,

Oct
13
2020

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

Water and Sewer to the industrial park, preliminary design

Oct
06
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

Permissive Tax Exemption Bylaw No. 1026, 2020, amendment to curling rink stair project, receiving of Recreation Equipment Assessment Report, water and sewer to industrial park, RDBN regional project, appointments for ERDC, confirmation of participation in the RDBN Parks and Trails Service,

Sep
15
2020

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

Technology in Chambers, presentation by Tech North Solutions

Sep
01
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

Zoning bylaw Amendment No. 1024, 2020 and 1023, 2020, DVP 2020-06, Rio Tinto and Village of Burns Lake Accelerator Program support letter request from CNC for Indigenous Speaker series,

Sep
01
2020

Council Meeting – Public Hearing

Public Hearing for Rezoning Bylaw No. 1024, 2020

Aug
31
2020

Council Meeting – Public Hearing

Public Hearing for Zoning Bylaw Amendment No 1024, 2020

Aug
11
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

Zoning Bylaw Amendments 1024, 2020 and 1023, 2020, 2020 budget amendments, meeting date with Northern Health

Aug
11
2020

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

Draft Tourism Plan Presentation

Jul
15
2020

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

Traffic Control Review and Speed Study

Jul
15
2020

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

RDBN Parks and Recreation Service Study presentation.

Jul
14
2020

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

Moose and Caribou Management

Jul
14
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

Delegations, RDBN Cardboard Recycling, Office Pub and Grill, and BL & District Chamber of Commerce, Asset Management, UBCM virtual meeting requests, St. John’s Anglican Church

Jul
14
2020

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

Chinook Community Forest – Annual Budget Presentation and Update

Jun
23
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

DVP 2020-06-15, COVID-19 Small Business Relief Fund, application to Northern Housing Incentive Program, UBCM Groundwater extraction resolution B154, funding for BL & District Chamber of Commerce for tourism brochure,

Jun
09
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

DVP 2019-10-15 amendment, DVP 2020-05, Fire Department Annual Report, Splash Park Update, Essential Services Mutual Aid Agreement, meeting dates set, crosswalk update form MOTI

Jun
09
2020

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

Industrial Park Development presentation by FLNRORD Regional Economic Development

May
21
2020

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

Logo Option Presentation, Pandemic Work Procedures PE 13

May
19
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

The Great Chicken Survey report, train derailment east of Burns Lake, COVID readiness Burns Lake Public Library, COVID-19 roundtable update,

May
05
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

2020 Financial Plan, 2020 Tax Rate Bylaw, Northern Capital and Planning Grant expenditure bylaw, Logo and Branding Update, Multiplex Sprinkler Repair and Roof Modification, Business Facade Improvement Program update, Economic Recovery and Development Committee.

Apr
21
2020

Council Meeting – Budget Meeting

2020 Budget Meeting

Apr
21
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

Contract award for curling rink stairs, COVID-19 roundtable, T-shirt sale update

Apr
07
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

Rebranding update, Concession Contract, COVID-19 Business Impact Survey report, DVP 2020-02 and DVP 2020-03, BC Hydro Level 3 Charging Station Update, Tourism Plan funding announcement, Citizens of the Year,

Mar
17
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

Branding Project Presentation, Burns Lake Tourism Plan RFP and Contract Award, 7th Av. Lift Station, Policy GG12 revisions, VBL Office Renovation, NCLGA resolutions for submission

Mar
10
2020

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

Water and Sewer to the Industrial Park

Mar
03
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

Splash Park Contract Award, DVP 2020-01, Mojo Cannabis proposed non-medical cannabis retail store, Photo Display Policy GG22

Feb
18
2020

Council Meeting – Public Hearing

Public Hearing Liquor Cannabis Licence Application

Feb
18
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

RFP for two shops and one fire training shop, Sidewalks and Storm Drains report, Active Transportation Infrastructure Grant, Communication Policy GG12,DVP 2020-01

Feb
04
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

Delegations – Chinook Community Forest and Lakes District Credit Union, Recreation Facility Study, Watson Island Land Redevelopment Report, Snow Removal And Maintenance Policy PW2 amendment, Sewage Treatment Facility Improvements grant authorization, 2020 Committee Appointments

Jan
23
2020

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

LBN Foundation Agreement Update

Jan
21
2020

Council Meeting – Public Hearing

Public Hearing for Royal Canadian Legion Liquor and Cannabis Application

Jan
21
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

Adoption of Bylaws No. 1013, 2020, No. 1014,2020 , No. 1015, 2020, No 1016, 2020, and No. 1017, 2020, Creation of Northern Capital and Planning Grant Reserve, Joint use Agreement with SD 91, Dog Control Policy, 7th Ave Lift Station Upgrade Report, Splash Park Construction

Jan
07
2020

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

RDBN Voyent Mass Communication System demonstration

Jan
07
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

Five-Year Financial Plan Bylaw No. 1013, 2020, Fees and Charges Bylaw No. 1014, 2020, Northern Capital and Planning Grant Reserve N. 1015, 2020, Water and Sewer to the Industrial Park, Liquor Licence Royal Canadian Legion Branch 50,

Jan
07
2020

Council Meeting – Special Meeting

MOTI Update

Jan
07
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

January 07, 2020 Regular Council Meeting

Jan
07
2020

Council Meeting – Regular

Approval of application to Canada Infrastructure Progrm-COVID-19 Resilience, Tourism Plan Report, Ministerial Order M-420, setting of Council Meeting dates, Centennial Celebration Committee, RDBN evacuation route plan, election funding, support letter for BLNDC application to NDIT.

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