Seeking Greater Terrace APC Members
The Regional District is seeking members for the
Greater Terrace Advisory Planning Commission
The role of the Advisory Planning Commission
An Adviosry Planning Commission (APC) is an independent body of local residents appointed by the Regional District Board, which provides input into the planning process. Members of each commission are appointed and participate on a volunteer basis. APC's are advisory in nature and as such, they do not have any direct approval, ownership, or authority over matters that are referred to them.
In their preparations and deliberations, the member of an APC have a significant responsibility to the community. The functions of the APC include:
- Advising the Board, when requested, on matters respecting land use, community planning or proposed bylaws and permits. These matters can inlcude Official Community Plans (drafts and amendments), Zoning Bylaw amendment applications, Development Variance Permit applications, Agricultural Land Commission applications
- Listening and reporting on the communoty's views
- Gathering and relevant facts, information and opinions
- Raising the awareness of the Board and staff on relevant issue
The 10 member Greater Terrace APC will be comprised of residents from Old Remo/Old Remo Road, New Remo/Amsbury, Lakelse Lake, Highway 16 East, Terrace North, Braun's Island and Old Lakelse Lake Road/Jackpine Flats.
If you are interested to know more or would like to apply to be a member of the Greater Terrace APC, please contact the Regional District office in person, by phone at 250-615-6100 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications are available by clicking here or at the offices of the Regional District, Suite 300-4545 Lazelle Avenue, Terrace, BC. between the hours of 8:30 am and 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday, except statutory holidays.