Notes from the municipal office


Sun Peaks Mountain Resort Municipality’s (SPMRM) Development Procedures Bylaw 0035 has been read three times and approved by the municipal council. This will mean a more organized system will be implemented that outlines fees and applications processes for planning and developing land use in Sun Peaks. The document was redrafted to an updated … [Read more...]

Whitecroft fire protection – prepare to cast your vote


The time is approaching for Whitecroft homeowners to make a choice. The plausibility of Whitecroft partnering with Sun Peaks Municipality for fire protection has been underway for almost a year now, but it was the August 8 house fire which destroyed one Whitecroft residence that really brought the discussion to the fore. Ron Storie, manager of … [Read more...]

Legitimate business requirement


The Sun Peaks municipality recently passed a bylaw requiring businesses within the municipality to have a business licence. Effective January of 2014, businesses will have to apply for a licence and, once approved, will receive a temporary permit. Sixty days from the issuing of the temporary licence, business owners must conduct a building code … [Read more...]