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Vivian Johnston's Legacy Lives on in Vietnam

They restarted mom's scholarship after Covid, so here is a photo of the winners from today's event. Can you post these photos to the Lasqueti listserv and give thanks for those who donated 5 years ago?

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Employment Opportunity: Full time Accountant (Accounting Division Supervisor)

The qathet Regional District is seeking applications for the following opportunity:

  • Accountant, (Accounting Division Supervisor), full-time
  • 2022 Rate of Pay: $44.66/hr, 2023 Rate of Pay: $45.67/hr

To review the full posting and application requirements, please visit qathet.ca/careers.

Time remaining: 71%
13/10/2022 (1 week)

Islands Trust Candidate Statement

Hello fellow islanders,

September 30 is National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, and Orange Shirt Day

Next Friday, September 30, is National Dav for Truth and Reconciliation. It was first observed last year, and this is its second anniversary.

My response to Dave Olsen's "apology" and response to my post on his misinformation

Dave Olsen's "apology" includes further wrong and misleading information.

He implies that Peter Luckham resigned as our LTC chair because of issues arising from some of Dave's astute questioning. In fact, Peter traded LTCs with another Executive Committee member because it seemed like the right thing for him to do, for both LTCs.

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Notice of General Election

Event Date: 
Oct 5 2022 - 8:00am - 8:00pm
Event Date: 
Oct 15 2022 - 8:00am - 8:00pm

Update on Islands Trust Policy Statement and Tree Cutting

Yesterday, at the Trust Council meeting, a number of changes were approved to the draft Trust Policy Statement.

Update on Islands Trust Policy Statement and Tree Cutting:

Today, at the Trust Council meeting, a number of changes were approved to the draft Trust Policy Statement.

misleading information

Dave Olsen's election campaign flyer said 

“But what did the Islands Trust do with the support of our two current Trustees? They voted to increase the Islands Trust budget by $2 million, a 25% increase. This is unacceptable.”

Voting information for October 15 local elections

This is the text of a two-page information sheet on voting in our local government election. To see the original, click on the attachment below. The original is written for Powell River. This text is adapted for Lasqueti Island.

 

YOUR VOTE COUNTS!     HAVE YOUR SAY

Election day is Saturday, October 15, 2022