The TNRD is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2017. To commemorate this milestone, the TNRD will be holding local community events, having contests and sharing news and information about the TNRD throughout the year.
LUCs were legally enabled for a brief period from 1972 to 1978 only, under the then Municipal Act, now Local Government Act. Landowners or developers applied for an LUC via a bylaw to create tailor-made regulations for specific lands. This differed from general zones contained in a typical zoning bylaw. Most LUCs are more specific but also more restrictive than zoning. LUCs are registered on a land title and take precedence over zoning or subdivision regulations on that land. Read more about Land Use Contract Termination
The Thompson-Nicola Regional District (TNRD), Development Services, invites all Whitecroft and surrounding area residents and landowners (click here for a map of the area) to a Public Information Meeting on Monday, November 9th, 2015, 6:30 to 8:30 pm, at the Heffley Creek Community Hall (6995 Old Highway No. 5). We will provide information, take questions, and outline planning issues and proposed changes, specifically: Read more about Whitecroft Land Use & Planning Meeting
There are meetings planned in 2018 to discuss the move to TNRD-administered fire service areas in the six communities that have fire departments that are not administered by the TNRD. The volunteer fire departments in these communities are currently run by independent societies, with funds raised through taxation by the TNRD, but new rules and regulations mandate that for them to continue to be funded that way they must become TNRD-administered by the end of 2022.Read more about Community Meetings