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Notice of Development Variance Permit

The property owner of the hotel located at 390 Nimpkish Drive are wanting to add an accessory building for a Welcome House. The Welcome House is proposed to be operated as a tourist center and Mowachaht/Muchalaht First Nation information centre. Under the Zoning Bylaw, accessory buildings are to be to the rear or to the side of the principal building on the lot. In addition, the proposed height of the accessory building exceeds what is permit in the zoning bylaw, the permitted height is 4.6m, and the proposed building will be 5.2m. The Development Variance Permit being applied for will allow the owner to construct an accessory building on the front area of the lot and to exceed the maximum accessory building height.

Notice is hereby given under section 499 of the Local Government Act to residents of the Village of Gold River that this development variance permit will be presented to Council on July 2, 2024. The proposed permit will be available for public inspection at the Municipal office at 499 Muchalat Drive from 9:00am to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday excluding statutory holidays. Questions of concerns can also be directed to the undersigned.

Michael Roy
Chief Administrative Officer
Village of Gold River



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Section 126 of the Community Charter, and Council Procedure Bylaw No. 733, 2021, that a Committee of the Whole Meeting of the Council of the Village of Gold River has been scheduled for:

                   DATES:               Monday, April 8, 2024

                                              Tuesday, April 9, 2024

                   LOCATION:      Council Chambers, 499 Muchalat Drive

                   TIME:                7:00 P.M. 

The purpose of the Committee of the Whole Meeting is for the 5-year Financial Plan.

Pool Closed – March 28, 2024

The Anne Fiddick Aquatic Centre pool will be closed this evening, the gym will remain open from 5:00 – 9:00PM. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

Annual Fire Hydrant Maintenance Program Starting

The Village of Gold River, Operations Department will be conducting
its annual fire hydrant maintenance program starting:

Thursday, March 14, 2024 until Thursday, April 11, 2024.

This includes flushing, greasing, pressure testing, and parts
replacement if needed.

Affected areas are: Matchlee Drive, Conuma Drive, Mount Heber Drive,
Golden Hinde Place, White Ridge Drive, Ucona Court and Industrial
Park Place.

If you have any questions, please contact Mick Mann at 250-283-2251.

If you notice discoloration in the water, run your cold water tap for up
to 10 minutes or until water runs clear. Avoid running hot water during
the flushing event.

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