Last Friday’s Cariboo Regional District Board of Directors meeting started with Judge Marguerite Church, who administered the Oath of Office to the 12 electoral area and four member municipal directors.
The invocation portion of the ceremony was conducted by Pastor Miles Faulkner.
Drinking Water Week 2012
The Cariboo Regional District declared May 13-19, 2012 as Drinking Water Week throughout the Cariboo Chilcotin at Friday’s board meeting.
Organized by British Columbia Water and Waste Association, Drinking Water Week is a public outreach campaign specifically dedicated to raising community awareness about B.C.’s water supply.
Further information about the program is available online at www.bcwwa.org.
CRD Accessible Trails Program
The CRD board reviewed information about the continuation of the CRD’s Accessible Trails program as part of its application to the B.C. Community Recreation (BCCR) Program. A total of 14 trail sites are planned throughout the Cariboo Chilcotin.
Each site is in partnership with a local community organization committed to managing the project and the on-going maintenance of the site. A full listing of the proposed sites is available online at www.cariboord.bc.ca under Recreation.