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MISSION STATEMENT

Our mission is to provide the taxpayers of Peachland with the best possible service at affordable costs and to keep all Peachlanders apprised of Municipal affairs.

Council Strategic Plan

Click here to view the Council Strategic Plan

Agendas: Meeting agendas are available at the Municipal Hall reception counter the Friday before a scheduled meeting. The meetings are also broadcast on Shaw Cable on the Thursday and Friday following the meeting at 11:00 am.

Regular Meetings are held the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 7:00 p.m. in Council Chambers located in the Peachland Community Center, 4450 - 6th Street. There are two meetings per month but only one meeting per month during July and August. The public is welcome to attend all Regular Meetings.

Click here for the 2015 Council Meeting Schedule

HOW TO GET INVOLVED

Attend Council Meetings

Council appreciates your interest in the community and has made it a priority to be accessible by providing opportunities for you to participate at Council meetings. When attending a Regular Council meeting, doors are open at 6:45 p.m. and meetings start at 7:00 p.m. If a scheduling change occurs, notice will be posted at City Hall in the front office. The agenda is available for viewing on this website. Committee of the Whole meetings are also held on Council days, the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month, in Council Chambers, at 9:00 a.m. All of Council attends the Committee of the Whole meetings.

Participate on a District of Peachland Committee

Council annually appoints community members to participate on various District Committees. Speak with the Corporate Officer at the Municipal Hall to find out what committee are available and how to join.

Attend Advertised Public Meetings and Workshops

Meetings, forums, open houses, workshops and other events are held regularly. These meetings are open to the public and are normally advertised in the Peachland View and/or through the District web site as well as posted at the Municipal Hall.

Register to Appear as a Formal Delegation before Council

You may request to be scheduled as a delegation to address Council regarding a specific issue. Requests must be in writing and submitted to the attention of the Corporate Officer. The deadline for applications is by noon on the Wednesday preceding the meeting at which you wish to speak.

Request Form to Appear as a Delegation at Council or Committee of the Whole

Speak at a Public Hearing

Public Hearings are a formal process held by Council to receive public input on Zoning or Official Community Plan amendments. In accordance with the Local Government Act any person who believes that his or her interest in property is affected by the proposed bylaw shall be given a reasonable opportunity to be heard. Public Hearings are advertised in the Peachland View, posted on the District Website and at the Municipal Hall.

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