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File #: 19-857    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Action Report Status: Carried
File created: 10/11/2019 In control: Parks and Environment Committee
On agenda: 10/23/2019 Final action: 11/13/2019
Title: Regional Parks - Sustainable Funding
Attachments: 1. Staff Report: Regional Parks - Sustainability, 2. Attachment 1: Regional Parks Sustainable Service Delivery Plan Report Card, 3. Attachment 2: Regional Parks Infrastructure Report Cards for all Parks and Trails, 4. Presentation:CRDRegionalParksSustainableServiceDelivery


Regional Parks - Sustainable Funding



[The staff recommendation was amended at committee as follows:]

That the Parks & Environment Committee recommend to the Capital Regional District Board:

1. That the Land Acquisition Fund be renewed for an additional 10 years (2020-2029) at a levy of $20/household; and,

2. That land acquisitions be funded with an averaged contribution from community partners at an additional 25%; and,

4. That staff report back in 2020 on strategies to ensure that sufficient funding is in place in future years to sustain the Regional Parks service.


[The following item was previously decided upon at the Special CRD meeting of October 30, 2019:]

3. That an additional $925,000 be requisitioned each year for capital reserves to fund the refurbishment and replacement of existing assets, and;