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August 27, 2018 Council Meeting Highlights

Aug 28, 2018

Council Highlights provides an informal summary of key decisions made by Delta Council at each Regular Meeting. The City Clerk provides the complete, formal documentation of Council meetings referred to as minutes.


Upcoming Family-Friendly Events


Cannabis Zoning Amendments Presented in Preparation for Upcoming Legalization

Council gave first and second readings to Bylaw No. 7795 to amend Delta Zoning Bylaw No. 7600, 2017 and referred it to a Public Hearing. The proposed bylaw includes updated definitions and lists of prohibited uses. The bylaw also regulates the growing of cannabis to the extent possible under new provincial legislation and further regulate cannabis dispensary, cannabis production and research and development uses. View the staff report.


New Playground Approved for Annieville Park

Council approved the reallocation of funds from this year’s Capital budget for the replacement of an aging playground structure at Annieville Park. A proposal to implement a replacement cycle for all Delta playgrounds will be presented to Council at the 2019 Business Plan Workshop. View the staff report.


Update and Brief Chronology re: Green for Life Enviro-Smart Composting Facility

Council endorsed a series of recommendations regarding the Green for Life Enviro-Smart composting facility. The report addresses questions raised by local residents recently in response to the release of the Metro Vancouver Air Quality Permit and provides a chronology of events dating back to 1996. View the staff report and recommendations.


Important Dates & Reminders

  • September 3rd – Public Holiday, City Hall Closed
  • September 7th – All three Delta Libraries Closed
  • September 17th – Next Regular Meeting of Council in North Delta at Kennedy Seniors Recreation Centre
  • Open Burning Ban in effect until fall 2018. Learn more