The Compass

2021 Archive

  • September 17, 2021 Convention Round Up Day 4: Premier commits to MOU on finance; Convention survey
  • September 16, 2021 Convention Round Up Day 3: Preparing for the next heat dome; Resolutions Decisions; Mercer comes full circle
  • September 15, 2021 Convention Round Up Day 2: Financial resiliency policy paper endorsed; Resolutions decisions; UBCM election results
  • September 14, 2021 Convention Round Up Day 1: Truth & Reconciliation; MOU on First Nations Negotiations
  • September 13, 2021 Convention Kick-Off Networking Night; UBCM Budget & Auditor's Report
  • September 8, 2021 Forest policy workshop; UBCM support for PHO; Accessibility Act; Convention resolutions
  • September 1, 2021: Convention panel to feature Dix, Henry & Wagstaffe; Cabinet panel sessions; Funding & Resources
  • August 25, 2021: Truth & Reconciliation; Affordable Housing session; Networking at UBCM convention
  • August 18, 2021: Countdown to Convention; FireSmart; Community to Community Forum
  • August 12, 2021: Convention resolutions; Local Govt Finance Policy Paper; Annual Report; Nominations Report
  • August 11, 2021: Convention program; DRIPA action plan; National Infrastructure Assessment; Funding & Resources
  • July 28, 2021: DRIPA consultation extended; Executive meeting highlights; FireSmart BC webinar; Auxiliary Program update
  • July 21, 2021:  Provincial State of Emergency, Decriminalization policy process; New meat regulations
  • July 14, 2021: Hon. Murray Sinclair highlights Convention panel; ALR residential flexibility; Forest policy engagement
  • July 7, 2021:  Active Transportation Grants; Provincial Accessibility Committee; In Memoriam: Michael Coleman; UBCM Executive nominations
  • June 30, 2021: Tentative deal with RCMP union; Convention Registration; UNDRIP; Community Resiliency Funding
  • June 23, 2021: 2021 Convention Theme and Registration; Expert Panel on Supply and Affordability Final Report; FireSmart BC workshops, LUC termination
  • June 16, 2021: Climate Preparedness & Adaptation; RCMP Contract; Hazardous Waste Regulations
  • June 9, 2021: Advocacy Days; MMIWG action plan; EA Director meeting; Auxiliary policing
  • June 2, 2021:  UBCM response to CARIP cancellation; Forestry Policy Intentions paper; UBCM Executive nominations
  • May 31, 2021: Special Edition — Time for mourning and call to action
  • May 26, 2021:  UBCM paramountcy response, Road safety strategy
  • May 19, 2021: Advocacy Days 2021, Asset Management Awareness, Resolution submissions
  • May 12, 2021: Local Government Awareness Week; FireSmart Symposium; Internet speed study
  • May 5, 2021: Funding & Resource Update; Internet Speed Study Underway
  • April 28, 2021: Updated 2021 resolutions process; Excellence Awards deadline extended; Rail proximity initiative; Railway Association webinar; RCMP Update
  • April 21, 2021: Preventing & responding to elected official conduct issues; Provincial resolution responses
  • April 20, 2021: Special Edition - Provincial Budget Highlights
  • April 19, 2021: Special Edition - Federal Budget 2021 Highlights
  • April 14, 2021: Mercer coming to 2021 UBCM Convention; Local Government Awareness Week; Housing Needs funding
  • April 7, 2021: Active Transportation planning grant; Funding & Resources update; Convention Minutes
  • March 31, 2021:  Doubling federal gas tax; Professional governance webinar; Electric vehicle rates; Entrepreneurship pilot extended; DFO consultation; Scholarships
  • March 24, 2021: External resources for Councils & Boards; RCMP dispatch costs; 2021 CEO Forum
  • March 17, 2021: UBCM advocacy update; Internet speed study; FireSmart symposium; Firearms legislation; Small Communities travel fund
  • March 10, 2021: Campaign finance changes; Development Approval funding; Reforming the Police Act
  • March 3, 2021:  Executive Meeting Highlights; C2C Forum; Funding & Resources; Drought Level Proposal
  • February 24, 2021: Strengthening Communities' Services funding; Excellence Awards; Asset Management funding; Agricultural wildfire support; 2 Billion Trees; Universal broadband; FireSmart Symposium 
  • February 17, 2021: RCMP Contract committee nominations; EA Forum follow-up; Child care planning webinar
  • February 10, 2021: Streetlight conversion application; Aquaculture Act; Net Pen transition; BC Economic Summit
  • February 3, 2021:  UBCM Police Act submission; Economic recovery funding; Rail safety; Childcare planning
  • January 27, 2021: Clean Coast, Clean Waters Initiative Fund; RCMP Fraud Awareness; Building Officials Qualifications Webinar; LGLA Registration Extended
  • January 20, 2021:  Anticipating RCMP unionization; Approaching funding deadlines 
  • January 13, 2021:  UBCM advocacy update; EA/LGLA forums; RCMP contract feedback
  • January 6, 2021:  Federal Gas Tax Fund annual report; Procedure bylaw guide; Funding & Resources update