Apr 27, 2017The highlights of the April 24, 2017 Council meetings are available in the latest edition of the Council Connection. Council gave first three readings to the Five Year Financial Plan and Tax Rates bylaws and was delighted with Poetry Readings from local students and poets. Keep informed - read the Council Connection.
Apr 27, 2017Building the City’s Five Year Financial Plan is an ongoing annual process involving Council, public and administration. To inform the priorities of the Five Year Financial Plan Council hosted an Open Forum meeting and Public Survey in November 2016.
To conclude the budget process the plan was presented to the public at the April 24, 2017 Committee of the Whole meeting. The 2017 – 2021 Five Year Financial Plan Bylaw and the 2017 Tax Rate Bylaw will be presented for adoption at the Regular Meeting of Council on Monday, May 8, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at City Hall, 501 – 3rd Avenue, Fernie, BC.
Apr 7, 2017The City of Fernie is evaluating how to manage short term rentals in our community. This is a complex issue. With the help of a citizen task force, we have put together a survey to gather your insight and opinions on short term rentals in Fernie. The survey is EXTENDED TO MAY 5, 2017!
May 6, 2017 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Fernie will host a Wildfire Community Preparedness Day on Saturday, May 6, 2017! Join our team and learn about the Community Recognition Program and how you can help reduce the potential impacts of wildfires in our community! Challenge your neighbourhood, friends, family members, co-workers, community service group, youth organization, club or any eligible group to create a project and accomplish something great together!
What: Community Preparedness Day
When: Saturday, May 6, 2017 (2pm-4pm)
Where: Fernie Fire Hall
Free Refreshments! Enter the draw for a FREE FireSmart Home Assessment ($250 value)