May 2, 2022 Regular Council Summary


The 2022 Financial Plan Amendment Bylaw and 2022 Property Tax Rates Bylaw both passed three readings. The 2022 property tax increase will be 6% and will go forward for final adoption at the May 9 Special Council meeting.

Section 12 a,b

Community Supports

Council approved the creation of a Nanaimo Systems Planning Organization Society and gave final approval to the Nanaimo Systems Planning Organization Society Charter document. Staff will submit an incorporation application for the society and advertise the board’s director positions, which will be appointed by the Transition Team consisting of members of Nanaimo City Council, Snuneymuxw First Nation, local service agencies and the Chamber of Commerce.

Section 12c

Improvements Project

Staff provided an update on planned repairs and improvements to the Townsite Road Chinese Cemetery gateway and pagoda.

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