Council briefs: July 9, 2024

July 10, 2024

At the Regular Council Meeting on July 9, BC Hydro provided a post-wildfire infrastructure update.

Following, this Village of Lytton Council:

  • Authorized the application for capital funding to Infrastructure Canada for the Community Hub project;
  • Received the monthly Development Services Activity Report (download the presentation);

  • Received OCP Permit Areas Project Report 4 and associated documents (download the presentation);

  • Deferred any decision about the CN Railyard hydro connection, until the Village does further consultation with BC Hydro; 

  • Formally declared the intended service level for Lytton Fire & Rescue Service (LFRS) to be exterior operations only, as described in the draft Lytton Fire Rescue Services Policy #2024-03; 

  • Released two items from the closed Council meeting on June 25, including approving a contract for a Capital Projects Accountant for 20 hours per week and approving a Fire & Rescue volunteer firefighter application.

In response to correspondence, Council agreed to:

  • Provide a cash commitment of $1,000 and in-kind support of $5,600 for the Lytton River Festival;

  • Write a letter of support for the proposed addition of land to Inkluckcheen Indian Reserve No. 21; and

  • Work with David Beddows to allow the car club and classic car trip to Lytton on September 21, 2024.

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The next Regular Council Meeting is on Tuesday, July 23 at 7 p.m. at the Parish Hall and on Zoom. The agenda package will be posted on CivicWeb by the end of the day on Friday, July 19.