April 15, 2021

Council Highlights provide a snapshot of the progress made on City programs, initiatives and on Council decision-making. For more information on each initiative, please visit the accompanying link where noted. The items are selected highlights from the April 15, 2021 Council Meeting. To review all the topics discussed, click here to see the full agenda and webcast.

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Local Government Recommendation for Pacificanna at 1881 Fort Street
An application to the Liquor and Cannabis Regulation Branch for provincial cannabis retail store licences for Pacificanna at 1881 Fort Street has been endorsed by City Council, subject to the applicant’s compliance with City bylaws and permits.

Sale of Low Carbon Fuel Credit
The City, as a Part 3 fuel supplier under the Greenhouse Gas Reduction (Renewable and Low Carbon Fuel Requirements) Act, will enter into contracts that enable the sale of the City’s low carbon fuel credits. The revenue will be directed to electrification of City fleet and/or public EV charging infrastructure to continue to support and accelerate climate action, or to be transferred to the Climate Action Reserve for such use in future years.