Governance and Priorities Committee - November 9, 2020


Animal Responsibility Bylaw
The purpose of this report was to introduce a modernized Animal Responsibility Bylaw that includes provisions for animal welfare, control, licensing, duties of animal owners, penalties and enforcement as per the recommendations outlined in the Animal Control Service Review.

The draft “Animal Responsibility Bylaw 2020 No. 7316” will be forwarded to Council for consideration.
Section 5 a, 1

Residential Curbside Collection Post-Implementation Review - 2021 Recommendations
The Governance and Priorities Committee was provided a summary of findings and recommendations based on the Residential Curbside Collection Post-implementation Review.

The following recommendations will be going to Council for final approval:

  1. Create a 0.5 Full Time Equivalent cart administrator position
  2. Incorporate an additional non-collection day in the annual calendar for training
  3. Purchase and install an additional on-board computer

Section 5 a, 2, 1

Residential Waste Collection Optimization Plan
An update was presented to the Committee on a proposed optimization to the sanitation service routing and to seek approval for 2021 Budget adjustments.

The Ten-Zone Waste Collection Optimization Plan will be going forward to Council to endorse implementation in January 2021.
Section 5 a, 2, 2

November 9, 2020 Governance and Priorities Committee Meeting – agenda, documents and video


Help us improve our website

Don't include private or financial information in this form.

Collection and use of your personal information
Information collected on this form is done so under the general authority of the Community Charter and Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPPA), and is protected in accordance with FOIPPA.  Personal information will only be used by authorized staff to fulfill the purpose for which it was originally collected, or for a use consistent with that purpose. Questions about the collection of your personal information may be referred to the Legislative Services Department at (250) 755-4405, or via email at
Privacy Policy