September 2020 | In Person and Electronic LTC Special Meetings/Community Information Meetings (CIM) regarding the Lasqueti OCP Review Project
The Lasqueti Island Local Trust Committee is providing the public with two options to attend a meeting regarding the Lasqueti Island Official Community Plan (OCP) Review Project. There will be a presentation and facilitated Q & A session at both meetings where you will hear information and can ask questions about the project. Members of the Lasqueti Community Association OCP Review Steering Committee will be available to answer questions regarding their recommendations report which is available on the project webpage.
Thursday, September 17, 2020, 12:00 - 2:00 PM - Lasqueti Island Community Hall
Outside (in the Hall if raining) following restrictions in the Provincial Health Officer Ministerial order for public gatherings and events. All in person attendees will be required to provide contact information to aid in contact tracing if required.
Friday, September 18, 2020, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Via Zoom or Live Stream
If you plan to ask questions, click the link to join electronically or use the phone number shown below. To simply watch with the option to send questions after the meeting via email, click on the Live Stream link.
Join Electronically: Click here
Call into the meeting: 855 703 8985 (ZOOM toll free number is down, long distance charges may be incurred)
Webinar ID: 643 4651 2341
Live Stream: Click Here to watch.
PLEASE NOTE: This meeting will be recorded and posted to the project page on the Islands Trust website a few days after the meeting.
August 2020 | Electronic LTC Business Meeting: August 10, 2020, 9:30am
The next business meeting of the Lasqueti LTC will be held electronically on August 10, 2020 at 9:30am. See the notice for details on joining this zoom webinar.
This Meeting is Live Streamed! - Click Here to watch.
Meeting Agenda - Click Here and choose August 10, 2020.
To join Electronically: Click Here
To Call into the meeting: 855 703 8985 (Toll Free)
Webinar ID: 671 3634 8911
July 2020 | Lasqueti Island Advisory Planning Commission Meeting: July 27, 2020
The Lasqueti Island Advisory Planning Commission will hold a meeting on Monday, July 27, 2020 at 2:00 PM at Judith Fisher Centre, #1 China Cloud Bay Road, Lasqueti Island, BC. The APC will discuss the Official Community Plan review. More information may be found in the meeting agenda. Members of the public are welcome to attend this outdoor meeting, as observers.
February 2019 | Lasqueti Island Advisory Planning Commission Meeting
The Lasqueti Island Advisory Planning Commission held a meeting on Monday, February 21, 2019 at 4:00pm at the Judith Fisher Centre, #1 China Cloud Bay Road. The APC discussed the Comprehensive Official Community Plan and Land Use Bylaw Review.
December 2018 | Special Local Trust Committee Meeting and Public Hearing on December 17, 2018 regarding Bylaw No. 95
The Lasqueti Island Local Trust Committee held a Special Business Meeting on December 17th at 11:00am at the Judith Fisher Centre. Within the meeting a Public Hearing was held at 11:25am to hear views regarding proposed Bylaw No. 95 which seeks to amend the Lasqueti Island Land Use Bylaw subdivision requirements. A brief Community Information Meeting commenced at 11:15am prior to the Public Hearing.
September 2018 | Community Information Meeting on September 24
On September 24th, during their Regular Business Meeting, the Lasqueti Island Local Trust Committee will hold a Community Information Meeting to discuss proposed Bylaw No. 95 to amend the Lasqueti Island Land Use Bylaw subdivision requirements. More information can be found on the meeting calendar.
April 2018 | Official Community Plan Review Brochure
A brochure regarding the Official Community Plan Review is available here. More information is also available on our website by clicking here.
Northern Region Housing Needs Assessment and Islands Trust Housing Survey - CLOSED
In early 2018 the Islands Trust Council conducted a housing needs assessment for the Northern Region of the Islands Trust. The survey is now closed and results will be reported to Local Trust Committees in early 2018.
For further information regarding housing in the Islands Trust, please click here.
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 | 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.
March 2017 | Map Party - April 6, 2017
Join us for a presentation on First Nations and the Islands Trust and browse a collection of historic and current maps. Click here for more information.
November 2016 | Aging at Home on Lasqueti Island’ final report
The ‘Aging at Home on Lasqueti Island’ final report was received by the Lasqueti Island Local Trust Committee at the November 21, 2016 LTC meeting and is available to view or download on our project website. Now that the consultant recommendations have been finalized, the LTC has directed staff to draft a project charter to guide the implementation of key recommendations. These may result in improvements to the current Official Community Plan and Land Use Bylaw. Further community and Advisory Planning Commission engagement will occur in 2017.
July 2016 | Lasqueti Aging at Home Workshop
Lasqueti Aging at Home Workshop - July 9, 2016, 1 – 3 pm at the Community Hall.
February 2015 | Local Trust Committee drafts long-range goals for 2014-2018 term
At their first meeting of the term, the Local Trust Committee held a strategic planning session to develop goals for their 4 year term. Click here for a summary document from this session.
August 2014 | Implementing the Riparian Areas Regulation
On September 13, 2014 at 11:15 AM at the Lasqueti Community Hall, a Community Meeting was scheduled for Lasqueti Island residents and property owners to comment and ask questions about potential changes to the Lasqueti island Land use Bylaw to comply with the Provincial Riparian Areas Rgulation. Read more>>
August 2014 | Parking Lot Home Enterprise
On October 16, 2014 at the Lasqueti Art Centre, a Public Hearing was held on the Proposed Bylaw Amendment No. 89, amending the Lasqueti Island Land Use Bylaw to allow Parking Lot Home Enterprise. Read more>>
January 2014 | LTC 2014 Meeting Schedule
2014 Local Trust Committee Meeting Schedule
March 2014 | Trustee Communication with BC Ferries and Wester Pacific Marine
The Local Trust Committee sent a letter to BC Ferries and Western Pacific Marine in an effort to improve communicaiton regarding ferry service to Lasqueti Island.
May 2013 | False Bay Parking
Please read Regional Director Merrick Anderson's message regarding the parking situation in False Bay. The problem could be significantly resolved by leaving your vehicle safely on your property when you leave Lasquesti after your summer visit.
May 2013 | Lasqueti Environment and Social Stewardship Award for 2013
JENNY VESTER has been chosen by the Local Trust Committee to receive this award for 2013. Jenny's nominator says it all in her written nomination about our successful recipient.
February 2013 | Greening our Shores
July 2011 | Building Best Practices
Best Practices for Building Lasqueti Island