What does Council debate?

What does Council debate?

It's amazing what types of topics and issues are covered at a Council meeting. Municipal governments are involved in so many things. This Monday's meeting was a great example of how municipal government is involved in so many things:

  • Regional funding
  • City budgets + financial plan
  • Importance of youth mental wellness
  • Three Mile Beach
  • Daycares
  • Subdivisions
  • Water connections – and how many a property can have
  • Allowing credit card payments for our customers
  • Manufactured homes
  • Agricultural land
  • Disc golf course (no really!)
  • Water conservation
  • Utility rates
  • Cycling trails
  • Accountability – quarterly reports from staff
Penticton Council Highlights are written after each meeting based on the meeting – who presented and what Council decisions were made. These are nice because they don't follow a governmental formula with difficult language like in the official minutes – they are just an easy-to-read roundup of what happened for everyday people. Feel free to give them a read by clicking here.