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April 10, 2012 Pulic Hearing

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Tuesday, April 10, 2012
General Matters:
  1. Ms. M. Holland, Project Manager, BC Hydro updated Council on the Interior to Lower Mainland Transmission Project
Unfinished Business:
  1. The City administers the Municiapl and Regional District Hotel Tax program funds with the creation of a committee consisting of 51% of the membership being the members of the Merritt Hotel Association in the decesion making and allocation of funds for tourism until a formal Destination Marketing Organization can be established in cooperation with the Merritt Hotel Association
  1. Council gave first and second reading to City of Merritt Zoning Bylaw Amendment Bylaw No. 2131, 2012 regarding 1424 Pine Street and 1426 Pine Street and submitted the bylaw to Public Hearing
  2. Council gave first, second and third reading to City of Merritt Five Year Financial Plan Bylaw No. 2132, 2012
New Business:
  1. Council endorsed the City acceptance of the terms and conditions of the Strategic Community Investment Funds Agreement with the Ministry of Community, Sports and Cultural Development; AND authorized the Corporate Officer to sign the agreement on behalf of the City to renew the agreement for 3 additional years
  2. Council authorized the Mayor and Corporate Services Officer, on behalf of the City of Merritt, to sign the Performance Agreement extension for the Subdivision and Development for the following property: PID:026-289-695 Lot 1, KAP78127, Sec.23, TWP 91, KDYD for a period of 6 months
  3. Council resolved that the Sprinkling Regulation times for manual sprinklers be changed to 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. and for automatic sprinklers from 1:00 a.m. to 5:00 a.m.
  4. Council resovled that the Water Conservation Program students particiapte in the Bear Aware Program in the later part of the summer
  1. Councill Baker extended his appreciation to City staff for their preparation for the five year financial plan open house
  2. Councillor Murdoch attended the BC Transit Annual Conference in Nanaimo last week
  3. Mayor Roline reported March 31st was the final wrap up for Merritt's 100th celebrations and that she attended the MFA Conference in Victoria March 28-29th

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