2018 Alternative Approval Process results now available


The City of Nanaimo is pleased to release the results of the Alternative Approval Process (AAP) to borrow funds for the Fire Station #1 Rebuild.

With a total of 783 responses, elector approval to borrow up to $17 million for the rebuild has been obtained.

To view the results, please see the online version of this news release or visit the Alternative Approval Process section of the City website.

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Key Points

  • With less than 10 per cent of residents responding to the AAP, Council may now choose to adopt the Fire Station #1 Borrowing Bylaw 2018 No. 7257.
  • For elector approval to not be obtained, at least 10 per cent (or 6,842) of eligible voters needed to respond to the AAP by the deadline of May 4, 2018.


"The results of the process will be brought before Council for their consideration to adopt the borrowing bylaw at an upcoming meeting."

Chief Election Officer
City of Nanaimo


Sheila Gurrie
City Clerk
City of Nanaimo

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