The District of Sechelt, the Town of Gibsons and the Sunshine Coast Regional District have partnered in the release of a User-Friendly Trail Guide. This project was funded by the Age Friendly BC and UBCM, 2018 Age-Friendly Communities Grant Program. Print copies will be available soon!
Due to the volume of applications and inquiries, Planning staff will not be available for phone or counter inquiries at the Field Road office from April 15 to 18, between 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. More details here.
As part of the ongoing watermain upgrades in the South Pender area new watermains are being connected to existing ones. To complete this work, your water service may need to be shut off and you may not have water while the connection is being made. There will be water outages throughout the day on Wednesday April 17, Thursday April 18, Tuesday April 23 and Wednesday April 24 as a result of the Pope Road shut-off. Please see map of affected areas.
SCRD Administration Office on Field Road will be closed on April 19 for Good Friday and on April 22 for Easter Monday. Sunshine Coast Transit will be operating as per the Sunday schedule on Good Friday, April 19 and Easter Monday, April 22. HandyDART service is not available on Good Friday or on Easter Monday. For transfer station and landfill Easter weekend hours, click here.
The Woodcreek Park Neighbourhood Association submitted a request to the SCRD to change the name of Whispering Firs Park in Electoral Area E (Elphinstone) to Woodcreek Park. Pages 91 to 97 of the February 7 Planning and Community Development Committee Meeting agenda contain a full explanation and history of the naming of the park.We would like to ask for the public’s feedback regarding the potential name change. Responses must be submitted by April 18, 2019. Please complete this super quick questionnaire.