These highlights are a synopsis of the April 15, 2019 Regular Meeting of Council. Visit mission.ca to read the complete agenda or watch the recorded webcast of the meeting.
Fire Rescue Service
The 2019 Fire Rescue Services operating budget was amended to include $25,000 for an update of the Wildfire Protection Plan, and by $33,360 for telecommunications upgrades and training. $50,000 of funding is coming from grants from the Union of BC Municipalities, with the remainder from the existing operating budget.
Diversity in Fire Rescue
Mission Fire Rescue Service will be working on improving recruitment practices that reach and engage a more diverse population.
Forestry Operations 2018 Q4 Report
Forestry has reported a Q4 net profit of $302,845 after fee/fund transfers. Sales volume for the quarter was due to a timber sale stated in October; and a net profit of $504,294 for the year ending December 31, 2018.
Council voted to finalize the strategic plan for the 2018-2022 term of office. Visit mission.ca to review.