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NOTICE OF CANCELLATION

Cancellation of January 21, 2021 Armstrong Spallumcheen Fire Services Commission Meeting

Development Information

OCP and Rezoning Amendment Bylaws for 3445 Adair Street and Lot 10 Poole Street.

Notice of Public Hearing 

UPDATE: 
The City of Armstrong has been made aware that there was an error in the Notification letters sent to the adjacent property owners of City owned lands legally described as Lot 3, Section 6, Township 35, KDYD, Plan KAP77855 and located at 3445 Adair Street, Armstrong, BC  and Lot 10, Section 6, Township 35, KDYD, Plan KAP1418 located at Poole Street, Armstrong, BC in regards to proposed amendments to the Official Community Plan Amendment Bylaw No. 1866 and Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 1867.

The notification letters indicated that the deadline for written submissions was January 21st at noon; whereas the Public Hearing is scheduled before the submission deadline on the 18th of January. The City will convene a Public Hearing, as planned and advertised, on the 18th of January at 5:00 pm to review the written submissions received to that point and to give the public a chance to speak to the content of proposed bylaws 1866 & 1867. The Public Hearing will recess and reconvene on January 25 at 4:45 pm to review and consider the written submissions received between the January 18th Public Hearing date and the January 21st at noon date as indicated on the notification letters.

On Monday, January 18, 2021 at 5:00 pm a Public Hearing will be held to consider an Official Community Plan Amendment Bylaw and Zoning Amendment Bylaw.This meeting will be held virtually through Zoom. If you are interested in attending, please email info@cityofarmstrong.bc.ca or call the municipal office at 250-546-3023. Any submissions to Council received after the January 14, 2021 4:00 pm submission deadline will not form part of the agenda but will still be printed and presented to Council at the Public Hearing.

PRESS RELEASE - City of Armstrong Council Meetings 

In accordance with Provincial Health Order M192 issued December 2, 2020, the City of Armstrong will not be holding Council meetings or Public Hearings with public attendance effective immediately. Please click here for full details. 

Asset Management

View our Finance Page for more information.

Utility Notices

The utility notice contains water, sewer, and garbage. The 4th Quarter October - December notices have been mailed. The due date is March 1, 2021. Visit our Utility Notice Page for more information. Sign In and Register for Paperless Billing here. 

Why has my Utility Bill Changed? For answer to this and other Utility based question, visit our Utility Notice Page

Next Council Meeting 

The next Regular Council meeting will be held on Monday, January 25, 2021 at 5:00 pm.  The meeting will be held virtually through Zoom. If you are interested in attending, please email info@cityofarmstrong.bc.ca or call the municipal office at 250-546-3023.

Property Taxes & Homeowner Grant Changes

A new Homeowner Grant Application process is being introduced by the Province of BC for 2021! View their Notice for more information.

The due date for residential properties was July 2, 2020. Any outstanding current taxes as of July 3, 2020 were accessed a 10% penalty. This includes any unclaimed Home Owner's Grant. You are still able to claim the retroactive grant if you are eligible. Please contact the Province of BC at www.gov.bc.ca/homeownergrant for more information.

Find out more information on our Property Tax page.

Stage 1 Water Conservation  

The City is currently on Stage 1 Water Restrictions, effective September 17, 2020. For full information please review the City press release. Click to review the Press Release.

RDNO Housing Needs Assessment

Housing affordability and availability is one of the key challenges facing North Okanagan Communities. The Regional District of North Okanagan has completed a regional Housing Needs Assessment which is available on our Community Profile page. 

Official Community Plan

Thank you to everyone who completed the Official Community Plan Questionnaire. The next stage of the OCP review process is to have staff hold focused workshops on topic areas identified in the questionnaires. Please visit our Official Community Plan Page for more information. 

Rat Mitigation

The City has identified the reporting of rats as an increasing complaint from citizens and is taking a leadership role through providing education and resources to the community and creating a resource hub.  Please visit our Rat Mitigation page for information and resources available to you.

Flooding

The City of Armstrong takes steps annually to prepare for the potential of flooding and its affects. There is a sandbagging station set up beside Public Works Yard, 2950 Patterson Ave. To find out how to prepare and place your sandbags, as well as, what you can do to prepare your property visit our Emergency Management page. 

Climate Action Report 2019

Click here to view our Climate Action Report 2019 Summary.

2019 Annual Report

The 2019 Annual Report was presented to and approved by Council at the July 13, 2020 Council Meeting and is available to view on our Finance page

Flood Mapping and Risk Assessment Report

The City of Armstrong recently approved the Flood Mapping and Risk Assessment Report (January 21, 2019) and directed staff to proceed with implementing the recommendations.  A copy of the report can be on our Emergency Management page.

City of Armstrong Strategic Plan

Council's Strategic Plan is available to view here

Current Tender

View our Bids, Quotes, Request for Proposals & Tenders page for current tenders.

Garbage Collection

Waste Connections of Canada is the contractor for residential curbside garbage collection. The contact phone number for Waste Connections of Canada is 1-855-765-0565. Residents can use this number to report garbage-related problems. Complaints regarding garbage collection in general can be made directly with City Hall.

DDF (Landfill) Hours of Operation

The Armstrong Spallumcheen Recycling and Disposal Facility is now formally called a "Diversion & Disposal Facility" (DDF) and is open year round. For the most up-to-date hours you can check their website at the link provided. You can view the schedule here.

Recycling:

Recycling is looked after through Recycle BC. The local contractor is Emterra Environmental and they can be reached at 250-545-4245 with inquiries or bin requirements. For more information on the program visit the Recycle BC website.

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