Funding & Resources Update

Each month we provide an update on application and final report deadlines for UBCM funding programs, and information on other programs or resources that may be of interest to local governments and First Nations.

Renewed Gas Tax Agreement

Strategic Priorities Fund: Applications will be accepted until April 15, 2015.

Local Government Program Services

Asset Management Planning Program: Applications will be accepted until March 20, 2015.

Strategic Wildfire Prevention Initiative: Funding permitting, the next application deadlines are April 25 and October 2, 2015, for Community Wildfire Protection Plans and CWPP Updates only.  Until further notice, applications are not being accepted for fuel management prescriptions, demonstration projects or operational treatments.

Resources

Age-friendly BC Recognition: March 31 is the deadline to apply under this Ministry of Healthy and BC Healthy Communities program. Eligible local governments receive a $1,000 award, a recognition poster and promotion on the SeniorsBC.ca website.

North West & Prince George Fire Centres Local FireSmart Representative Workshop: April 15-16, 2015, in Prince George. This workshop is offered free of charge, but registration is required.

Municipal Alcohol Policy Grants: Local governments and First Nations that own or manage venues where liquor is served can access support and funding (up to $7000) to develop a Municipal Alcohol Policy (MAP).

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