October 19, Council Highlights

Service Announcement

Council proclaimed October as “Community Inclusion Month”

Council Procedure Amendment Bylaw and Electronic Meeting Policy
Council adopted “Council Procedure Amendment Bylaw No. 2021-29”, a bylaw that allows for electronic meetings of Council or Committees. Council approved “Electronic Meeting Policy CP#2021-04”, a policy that provides guidance for electronic meetings.

Single-Use Plastics Ban Analysis
Council will review an initiative for single-use plastics when the Provincial Government’s legal framework on banning single-use plastics is developed.

Snow and Ice Control Policy
Council approved “Snow and Ice Control Policy” a policy that provides a balance between public safety and the City’s snow and ice removal resources.

License to Use Agreement for Peach City Indoor Pickleball Club
Council approved a two-year license to use agreement with Peach City Indoor Pickleball Club for the purpose of operating an indoor Pickleball club. The program will run from November 1, 2021 to May 1, 2022 and from November 1, 2022 to May 1, 2023.

Interest Bylaw No. 2021-37
Council gave first, second and third reading to “Interest Bylaw No. 2021-37”, a bylaw that establishes interest rates on City funds paid or collected.

Official Community Plan Amendment Bylaw No. 2021-35 and Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 2021-36 for 955 Timmins Street
Council gave second and third reading to “Official Community Plan Amendment Bylaw No. 2021-35” and also gave second and third reading to “Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 2021-36”.  

Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 2021-33 and Development Variance Permit PL2021-9127 for Antler Drive and Deer Place
Council gave second, third and final reading to “Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 2021-33”. Council also approved Development Variance Permit PL2021-9127.

Reconsideration of remedial actions for an unpermitted carriage house for 989 Kilwinning Street
Council reviewed the correspondence and confirmed that the remedial actions imposed on September 7, 2021 dealing with an unpermitted carriage house will remain.

Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 2021-38 and Development Variance Permit and Development Permits for 726, 738, 750, 762 Westminster Avenue West
Council gave first reading to “Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 2021-38”, a bylaw to rezone 726, 738, 750 and 762 Westminster Avenue West, from a small lot residential zone to a low density multiple housing zone. Council forwarded “Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 2021-38” to the November 2, 2021 Public Hearing.

These highlights are intended to provide a brief summary of recent Council proceedings.  The summary is not inclusive of all agenda items.  For a detailed account of the full agenda, including staff reports, other supporting documents and official meeting minutes, please consult the City’s website (www.penticton.ca/council) or call the City’s Corporate Administration Department at 250-490-2400.