LogoDISTRICT OF HIGHLANDS 
 NOTICE OF COUNCIL MEETING
Monday, November 20, 2023 @ 7PM

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Community Hall - 729 Finlayson Arm Road

PUBLIC MEETING ATTENDANCE

Council meetings are held in person at the Community Hall – 729 Finlayson Arm Road. Members of the public wishing to attend electronically are invited to join the meeting using the link provided above.

A G E N D A
We acknowledge that we are gathered in the traditional territories of the Lkwungen, Sencoten and Hul’q’umi’num speaking First Nations with whom we are committed to building stronger working relationships.
1.

APPROVAL OF THE AGENDA

2.

PETITIONS AND DELEGATIONS


3.

ADOPTION OF THE MINUTES


3.1.

Council - November 6, 2023

Recommendation:
Adopt

3.2.

Heritage Select Committee - October 11, 2023

Recommendation:
Receive

4.

REPORTS OF COMMITTEES AND COMMISSIONS


4.1.

Councillor Leslie Anderson

West Shore Parks and Recreation Society, South Island Reconciliation Advisory Committee and Heritage Select Committee

4.2.

Councillor Ann Baird

CRD Climate Action Inter-Municipal Task Force and CRD Housing Trust Fund Commission

4.3.

Councillor Gord Baird

CRD Regional Water Supply Commission, CRD JDF Water  Distribution Commission and Sustainable Land Use Select Committee

4.4.

Councillor Marcie McLean

Coexisting with Carnivores Alliance and Victoria Family Court and Youth Justice Committee

4.5.

Councillor Karel Roessingh

Capital Region Emergency Services Telecommunications, CRD Arts Commission and Greater Victoria Public Library Board

4.6.

Councillor Rose Stanton

Emergency Planning Committee, Intermunicipal Advisory Committee on Disability Issues, Western Communities Policing Advisory Committee and Social Sustainability Select Committee

4.7.

Mayor's Report

5.

RATIFICATION OF COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATIONS


6.

INTRODUCTION OF LATE ITEMS


7.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS


8.

CORRESPONDENCE


8.1.

Correspondence, Town of View Royal, November 7, 2023

RE:  AUDIT ON GOVERNMENT BILL 44 – HOUSING STATUTES (RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT) AMENDMENT ACT

9.

BYLAWS


10.

NEW BUSINESS


10.1.

Report, Corporate Officer, November 9, 2023

RE:  2024 APPOINTMENTS
Recommendation:
That Council approve the 2024 Appointments.

10.2.

Report, Corporate Officer, November 10, 2023

RE:  2024 COUNCIL MEETING SCHEDULE
Recommendation:
That Council approve the schedule of Council meetings for 2024

10.3.

Report, Chief Administrative Officer, November 17, 2023

RE:  LAND USE AND DEVELOPMENT APPLICATION FEES - HIGH LEVEL REVIEW
Recommendation:
That staff be directed to draft an amendment to “Development Application Fees Bylaw No. 351, 2012”, to increase the fees in Table 2, Approach 1, 2 OR 3, as included in the report from the Chief Administrative Officer dated November 17, 2023.

11.

NOTICE OF MOTION

12.

MOTION TO MOVE IN CAMERA

13.

RELEASE OF IN CAMERA RESOLUTIONS


14.

ADJOURNMENT