Lasqueti Island Local Trust Area is located 20km north of French Creek, BC, has a 2016 census population of 399 and covers an area of 6,645 ha. The 7358 ha area includes over 20 other islands, such as Jedediah, Jenkins, and Sangster. The planner for Lasqueti Island is Sonja Zupanec.
Lasqueti Island Local Trust Committee Latest News
Islands Trust Housing Survey
The Islands Trust Local Planning Committee needs your input! A Housing Needs Assessment is underway for the Northern Region of the Islands Trust, including the Denman, Gabriola, Gambier, Hornby, Lasqueti and Thetis Local Trust Areas.
Housing Needs Assessments are essential documents used to enable the development of affordable housing. The Northern Housing Needs Assessment is intended to identify the types of housing that are needed on each island, understand which population groups are in particular need of suitable and affordable housing, and provide baseline information for future housing initiatives.
Please help us understand your island’s unique housing needs by taking the housing survey and sharing this link!
The survey will close on December 15, 2017. Results will be reported to Local Trust Committees in early 2018.
For further information, please visit the Islands Trust website at www.islandstrust.bc.ca, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 250.247.2063.
December 2017 | Lasqueti Island Advisory Planning Commission Meeting
A meeting of the Lasqueti Island Advisory Planning Commission to discuss the Shoreline Protection Project has been scheduled for Tuesday, December 5 at 7:00pm at the Community Hall. Everyone is welcome to attend as observers. Please see the meeting notice for details.
November 2017 | Lasqueti Island Local Trust Committee Meeting Schedule
Please view the 2017 meeting schedule UPDATED November 16, 2017.
November 2017 | Northern Region Housing Needs Assessment
The Islands Trust Council is conducting a housing needs assessment for the Northern Region of the Islands Trust. Help us understand housing needs on your island! Please take the Housing Survey. You are also invited to participate in a Housing Needs Assessment meeting to be held at the Lasqueti Island Community Hall from 1:00-3:00pm on Monday, November 27, 2017.
For further information, please click here.
October 6, 2017 | Community Information Meeting regarding Shoreline Protection
There was a Community Information Meeting regarding the Lasqueti Marine Shoreline Protection Project on Friday, October 6, 2017 from 6:30pm-8:30pm, at the Lasqueti Island Community Hall.
For more information on the Shoreline Protection project, go to our project webpage and be sure to scroll down to Events to find a copy of the information package which was mailed out to Lasqueti residents in late August.
July 2017 | New Aging at Home on Lasqueti Island Community Survey - CLOSED
The Lasqueti Island Local Trust Committee (the LTC) is interested in obtaining further public feedback about the potential uses of Guest Cabins and Secondary Suites to address the countless scenarios that Lasquetians might need in order to "Age at Home" on the Island. Click here for more information and to access the survey.