municipal politics

District working on audio options for public meetings of council

Mayor Gerry Thiessen said council is not currently considering video broadcast of meetings.

 

Barring public from open council meetings exceeded authority: B.C. Ombudsperson

A government order allowing municipal councils to bar the public from attending…

 

New ministerial guidelines require B.C. councils to make public meetings accessible

District of Vanderhoof yet to provide information on making public meetings available electronically

 

Public, media blocked from Vanderhoof council meetings for months

Other councils in region use video conferencing, as government says cities required to follow transparency rules.

Bev Playfair steps down as Mayor of Fort St. James

No further information has been provided for her resignation.

Court claim accuses B.C. mayor and council of conflict of interest with developers

A group of voters claim conflict of interests should see them removed from office

Hells Angels parties at B.C. rec centre worry anti-gang cops

Police worry about violence targeting the outlaw motorcycle group

Hells Angels, strippers partied at B.C. community centre

An internal email showed staff complained after the April event in Langley

B.C. VIEWS: Polluted logic plagues pesticide bylaws

Silent Spring-inspired prejudice against ‘synthetic chemicals’ still rules