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NOTICE OF MEETING
COMOX VALLEY WATER COMMITTEE


Tuesday, November 7, 2023
Civic Room, located at 770 Harmston Avenue, Courtenay, BC commencing at 3:00 pm.

The chair of the committee will preside over the meeting according to the CVRD procedure bylaw. This meeting may include participation by members of the committee via electronic communication.

This meeting is not meant for general public input. If members of the public wish to speak at a meeting, they should contact the CVRD Legislative Services Department to request to appear as a delegation. Live webcasts and recordings are available at www.comoxvalleyrd.ca/minutes-agendas

All committee motions will be voted on using weighted votes as determined under Bylaw No. 1783.

In the event of an emergency the public gathering place is the parking lot outside the Civic Room.
 
 
AGENDA
 
   
A. RECOGNITION OF TRADITIONAL TERRITORIES:
B. DELEGATIONS:
C. RESOLUTIONS STATUS REPORT:
Comox Valley resolutions status report dated November 2023 for receipt. [Item
 
D. REPORTS:
1) COMOX VALLEY WATER MANAGEMENT ADVISORY COMMITTEE
 
Minutes from the October 26, 2023 Comox Valley Water Management Advisory Committee for receipt. [Item
 
2) COMOX VALLEY WATER SYSTEM AMENDMENT TO BULK WATER RATE BYLAW NO. 190
 
Report dated November 2, 2023 regarding amending the bulk water rate for the Comox Valley Water Sysem to align with the adopted Comox Valley Regional District 2023-2037 financial plan for receipt. [Item
 
Recommendation:
 
THAT Bylaw No. 190 being the “Comox Valley Water Supply System Bulk Water Rates Bylaw No. 190, 2011” be amended to update the bulk water rates per the version attached as Appendix B to the staff report dated November 2, 2023.
 
3) 2023 DROUGHT CONDITIONS, WATER RESTRICTIONS IMPLEMENTATION AND WATER CONSERVATION REBATES UPDATE
 
Report dated November 2, 2023 regarding drought conditions and water restrictions implemented during spring, summer and fall of 2023, and the water conservation rebate programs for 2023 for receipt. [Item
 
4) DEVELOPMENT COST CHARGE EXEMPTIONS
 
Report dated February 9, 2023 regarding the establishment of development cost charge bylaws including considerations for waiving these charges and how the bylaws are updated over time for receipt. [Item
 
Note: The above-noted report was referred to the Water Committee by the CVRD Board.
 
5) COMOX VALLEY WATER SUPPLY SYSTEM CONSUMPTION REPORT 2023
 
Comox Valley Water Supply System Consumption Report to September 2023 for receipt. [Item
 
E. NEW BUSINESS:
F. ADDENDUM - UPON APPROVAL OF THE COMMITTEE:
G. MEDIA QUESTIONS:
H. IN-CAMERA:
I. TERMINATION:
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