BC Hydro Power Outage - West Side

BC Hydro will be shutting the power off to all West Side properties (Lakeshore Drive, Munroe Avenue) between the hours of 10am and 3pm on December 10, 2014. 

Questions can be directed to David Stelmack, Manager of Community Services, by calling 604-847-2047.

December 11, 2014: Inaugural Meeting and "Meet and Greet" Reception

Please be advised that the Inaugural meeting of the Board has been rescheduled.

The first meeting of the newly elected Board will take place Thursday, December 11 at 5:30 pm at the Community Hall. The public is welcome to attend.

The Oath of Office will be administered for each Commissioner by the Chief Election Officer.

The Corporate Officer will call the meeting to order at 5:30 and commence election of the Chair.

Following the meeting, commencing at approximately 6 pm will be a modest “Meet and Greet Reception” for Board members and their partners and the community at the Golf Course Clubhouse until 8 pm. Members of the public are encouraged to attend. 

The Inaugural meeting agenda will be provided to the newly elected Board members on Monday, December 8th.

 

2014 General Local Election - Official Results

CULTUS LAKE PARK BOARD 

DECLARATION OF OFFICIAL ELECTION RESULTS 

GENERAL LOCAL ELECTION – 2014 

I, Christine Woodward, Chief Election Officer, do hereby declare elected the following candidates, who received the highest number of valid votes for the office of Commissioner:

Name                              Jurisdiction                                      # of Votes

1. Bauer, Darcy              Chilliwack                                         4,601

2. Renwick, David         Chilliwack                                         4,359

3. Lamb, Joe                 Cultus Lake Park                              337

4. Turcasso, Rose         Cultus Lake Park                              332

5. Payeur, Larry             Cultus Lake Park                              288 

Dated at Cultus Lake, BC

This 18 day of November, 2014.

 

November 12 Board Meeting and Public Consultation for 2015 Budget

A Public Consultation will be held at 7 pm on Wed. Nov. 12, and the public will be offered the opportunity to speak to the Board with questions about the budget. The Chair will invite each person who wishes to address the Board to step forward when invited. Comments are limited to two minutes, with one question per appearance at the podium. The Board will give consideration to all public comments and may make amendments to the budget before final reading at a future meeting. 

Click here to view the upcoming meeting package.

 

Public Consultation for 2015 Budget process

THE PUBLIC IS INVITED TO ATTEND AND COMMENT ON NOV. 12 AT 7 PM.

At a special meeting on October 29, 2014, the Cultus Lake Park Board gave first reading (introduction) to the 2015 Budget and 5-Year Financial Plan Bylaw and to the 2015 Levying of Rates Bylaw. The information is available in the meeting package, linked here.

A Public Consultation will be held at 7 pm on Wed. Nov. 12, and the public will be offered the opportunity to speak to the Board with questions about the budget. The Chair will invite each person who wishes to address the Board to step forward when invited. Comments are limited to two minutes, with one question per appearance at the podium. The Board will give consideration to all public comments and may make amendments to the budget before final reading at a future meeting. 

Written comments will be provided to the Board in advance of the Nov. 12 meeting if received by Nov. 4 at 3 pm. Correspondence will become part of the public agenda and may not be read aloud due to time restrictions; all comments will be reviewed by the Board during deliberations.  Send comments by email with the subject "Cultus Lake Park Board 2015 Budget" by clicking here or deliver to the Park Administration Office.

Cultus Lake Volunteer Fire Department Defibrillator

The Cultus Lake Community Association has teamed up with the Volunteer Fire Department to help raise the funds needed for a new defibrillator.

The Fire Department will attend the All Candidates forum on November 2 at 1 pm at the Community School, to put out their boot to raise money for the cause.

If you wish to donate and are unable to attend, please contact Fire Chief Warren Mazuren

All donations will be used toward purchase of critical life saving equipment.

Thank you for your support.

 

Declaration of 2014 General Local Election for Cultus Lake Park

CULTUS LAKE PARK 2014 LOCAL ELECTION 

Cultus Lake Park will hold a 2014 general local election to fill three seats on the Cultus Lake Park Board, which consists of five Commissioners; three elected by eligible electors of Cultus Lake Park, and the remaining two elected by eligible electors of the City of Chilliwack.  

The following candidates have filed nomination papers for the three positions of Commissioner for the Cultus Lake Park 2014 Local Election: 

Candidate Name         

HALL, Charlotte     Cultus Lake, BC

LAMB, Joe              Cultus Lake, BC

PAYEUR, Larry       Cultus Lake, BC

TURCASSO, Rose  Cultus Lake, BC                                       

The following are candidates for the two positions of Commissioner to be elected by the City of Chilliwack electors, separate and distinct from the Cultus Lake Park local election:

Allinott, Scott       Bauer, Darcy       Renwick, David       Shanks, Malcolm       Toews, Carlton      

General voting day will be Saturday, November 15, 2014 between 8:00 am and 8:00 pm at the Cultus Lake Community School. 

Advance voting opportunities will be held on Wednesday, November 5, 2014 between 8:00 am and 8:00 pm at the Cultus Lake Community Hall. 

Mail In voting will be available to resident and non-resident property electors who are unable to attend general voting day and advance voting opportunities. Ballot packages will be available for pick up after noon on Friday, October 24, 2014 until Friday, November 7 at 4:00 pm at the Park Office, or can be mailed to the leaseholder's address on file upon request. It is the responsibility of the elector to ensure that complete mail in ballots and all required documents are received in the Park office before 4 pm on November 14 in order to be accepted.  

Residents and non-resident property electors will register for voting at the time of vote. 

 For full details visit www.cultuslake.bc.ca/elections or contact: 

Christine Woodward, Chief Election Officer                                    

List of Candidates who filed Nomination Papers

After the 2014 Local General Election, the Cultus Lake Park Board will consist of five Commissioners; three to be elected by eligible electors of Cultus Lake Park, and the remaining two to be elected by eligible electors of the City of Chilliwack.  

The nomination period to submit papers to run as potential candidates closed at 4:00pm on Friday, October 10, 2014. The following candidates* have filed nomination papers for the three positions of Commissioner for the Cultus Lake Park 2014 Local Election: 

Candidate Name                    Jurisdiction of Residence/Leasehold

Charlotte Hall                           Cultus Lake, BC

Joe Lamb                                  Cultus Lake, BC

Gary Lister                                Cultus Lake, BC

Larry Payeur                            Cultus Lake, BC

Rose Turcasso                         Cultus Lake, BC

Terry Woodrow                        Cultus Lake, BC 

The City of Chilliwack will hold the election for the two other positions in conjunction with their 2014 General Local Elections.  Those candidates who have filed are: 

Candidate Name                    Jurisdiction of Residence

Scott Allinott                              Chilliwack, BC

Darcy Bauer                              Chilliwack, BC

David Renwick                          Chilliwack, BC

Malcolm Shanks                        Chilliwack, BC

Carlton Toews                           Cultus Lake, BC 

A formal election announcement will take place after 4:00 pm on October 20, 2014. 

*Candidate list may change prior to the election announcement. 

For more information see the Election page at www.cultuslake.bc.ca/elections or contact:

Christine Woodward, Chief Election Officer

Commemorative Bricks

The final order of commemorative bricks has been inscribed. The bricks have been delivered and are being installed along the Main Beach pathway this week.

Sale of bricks is on hold until 2015.

Notice of Nomination Period

2014 General Local Election Saturday, November 15, 2014

  • 3 Cultus Lake Park Board Commissioners 

Nomination Period

From 9:00 am Tues. Sept. 30 to 4:00 pm Fri. Oct. 10. 

Nomination packages are available at the Park Office.

Candidate forms must be delivered during the nomination period to:

Attention: Chief Election Officer

Mail or Drop off to 4165 Columbia Valley Hwy, Cultus Lake, BC V2R 5B5; or

Fax to (604) 858-8091; or

Email to confidential@cultuslake.bc.ca

 

Visit www.cultuslake.bc.ca/elections for further details.

Road Closures beyond 32 Lakeshore Dr. on Sept. 4 & 8

Please be advised that there will be a partial road closure on Thurs. Sept. 4 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm beyond 32 Lakeshore Drive for road work.

On Mon. Sept. 8 there will be a road closure from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm and from 12:30 pm to 5:00 pm beyond 32 Lakeshore Dr. due to a house demolition.

Overflow parking will be permitted in parking Lot A on both dates during the road closures.

Thank you for your cooperation.

Public Information Meeting - Cultus Lake Wharves

At the regular meeting on August 13, 2014, the Park Board carried a motion to hold a public input session no later than the end of August, on the matter of private wharves.

The meeting will be held in the Boardroom at 3:00 pm on Wed. Aug. 27, to provide information about the proposed License Agreement for Private Moorage Facilities, and to answer questions and hear feedback from leaseholders with adjacent wharves.

Click here to view the proposed License Agreement for Private Moorage Facilities.