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Coastal Fire Centre Wildfire News Issue 6

Good afternoon,   Attached is Issue 6 of the Wildfire News. This issue focuses largely on fire behaviour.   Have a great weekend,   Coastal Fire Centre Information Team   Issue-6-July-20-Wildfire-News.pdf ATT00001.htm

Mudge Land Use Bylaws

Good morning again everyone. Since sending out a copy of the official community plan this morning I have received numerous requests for the full Land Use Bylaws as well.   This document is attached below. Doug MacDonald gbmudbylbaselu0228.pdf ATT00001.htm

Mudge Island Land Use Bylaw Meeting

Good morning and Happy Friday to all Mudge Islanders First a huge thank you to the 40 people who took the time to attend the public meeting yesterday.  While each of us will have our thoughts about the process, I say candidly that I am very happy with how things transpired.  Our community took advantage …

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Another mile stone for the MICS building project

The building has arrived in Nanaimo, we signed off on the delivery and we are actively working on getting it now to Mudge. Again thank you everyone who has donated to MICS to help get us to this point. Way to go MUDGE.        Thank You.  M.I.C.S find us on the web

Draft Bylaw 299

July 8, 2018 Good Afternoon Mudge Island neighbours,   This memo is a follow up to the short note I sent on July 6, 2018 where I posted a copy of the Draft Bylaw 299, a bylaw to amend Mudge Island Land Use Bylaw 2007.  I have been asked by a number of you if I could provide …

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Draft bylaw amendment

 I am attaching a link and PDF that contains the proposed draft bylaw regarding our Land Use Bylaws.  I am off Island and away from my computer so will not provide in depth commentary at this point.    In short however, I can advise that I am extremely disappointed once again with the Islands Trust …

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Coastal Fire Centre Wildfire News Issue 5

Hello,   We hope you enjoy this issue of the Wildfire News. We cover how a wildfire can move into adjacent forest fuels and structures, highlight the B.C. Wildfire Service’s Forest Fire Reporting Centre, provide an update on the Tugwell Creek fire and more.   Have a good weekend,   Coastal Fire Centre Information Team …

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Fire Hazard Status Update

> Hello all. Even though we’re getting hit with some decent summer showers, I want to let you know that we are on our third day of danger class 4, which puts us back into early shift for high risk activities. This means a 1pm shutdown, followed by a two hour fire watch. See you …

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Smelling smoke

Hello All  Today a call went out on the MICS emergency whatsapp about the smell of smoke in the air.  I was off island at the time but MICS members did respond and a thorough search was made around all the neighbourhoods in the area.  One legal campfire and an indoor wood stove were found …

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LTC Meeting Notice July 12 2018

Greetings fellow Mudge Islanders,                                                                                           June 30, 2018 It has been a while since you last heard an update regarding the Targeted Review of the  Mudge Island Land Use Bylaw (LUB) with respect to Lot Coverage.  The last notice we sent was to advise you all that the Gabriola Local Trust Committee (LTC) had requested Islands …

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