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Last Resort Society General Meeting

The Last Resort Society General Meeting will be Wednesday, April 18, at the Judith Fisher Health Centre, at 4PM. Please come add your input to the ongoing efforts to enhance our access to healthcare in our community.

April 13th 5:30 sailing running

 

Hi

 

 Weather has come down will be running the 5:30 sailing 

Annual Ship Inspection for our ferry - no service April 24 through 26

Capt. Al phoned and asked me to post this notice: that the fourth year of the inspection cycle for our ferry, Centurion VII, requires that its shafts be pulled, and consequently an extra day is required for the annual inspection.

Soil Order April 16

The next soil order will be April 16
Please let me know by the 10th if you would like to receive any of the following. 250-240-7307 or pm me.
Prices are all taxes in Preorder only.
Oceans $12.00
My Soil $15.50
Blended Manure $6.50
Peat $30.00
Sunshine seeding mix $56.00
Gaia Alfalfa $54.55
Gaia All purpose 4-4-4 $97.70

Islands Trust Chair's letter re: Speculation Tax

For anyone interested, here is a link to Islands Trust Chair Peter Luckham's letter to Minister Carole James regarding the new Speculation Tax:

http://www.islandstrust.bc.ca/media/345496/ministerjames-speculation-tax...

This link is to latest from the B.C. Government on this issue:

https://news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2018FIN0009-000501

 

New LNG deal?

The Green Party is opposed to the B.C. Government's new plan to give sweetheart deals to the LNG industry, including multinational companies with dubious track records, such as Petronas. If you'd like to add your name to the list of those opposed, you can follow the link below:

http://www.bcgreens.ca/not_worth_it?recruiter_id=1138408

What is the Islands Trust?

The Islands Trust was established by the BC Government in 1974 with this Provincial Object:

Local Trust Committee Special Meeting Wednesday, March 28 10-11AM

The Local Trust Committee Special Meeting to consider an amending bylaw to the Subdivision Regulations has been rescheduled to this Wednesday, March 28, from 10-11AM, at the Health Centre. Apologies for the short notice.

Tim Peterson, for the Lasqueti Local Trust Committee 

Emergency Preparedness

EMBC is participating in a National Public Alerting Exercise today (Wed) at 1:55 PM.  If you have your radio or TV on at 1:55 PM  you should hear some alerting tones.  This is a Test only, do not take any physical action.  When we hear the alerting tone EMBC procedure directs that we tune our radio or TV to a local station for info.  CBC will only be able to report gene

Lasqueti Advisory Planning Commission

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