bylaws

The City of Fernie adopted a new Animal Responsibility Bylaw at the most recent Regular Meeting of Council. The new bylaw is modeled after the BC SPCA’s Animal Responsibility Model Bylaws that promote best practices for a tiered approach to aggressive, vicious, and dangerous dogs as well as provisions for animal welfare, control, licensing, duties of animal owners, penalties, and enforcement.

In this edition of the Council Connection, the 2018 George S. Majic Spiritus Award is presented, council authorizes the first allocation of funds for Events and Festivals for 2018/19, a professional hydrotechnical consulting company is to prepare a City of Fernie Flood Mitigation Plan and the new Communications Coordinator is welcomed.

More than ever before, it is easy to rent a spare room to a complete stranger for their week-long vacation or to rent your entire house while vacationing in Mexico. However, prior to posting that listing you should be aware of a few things.