Business Retention & Expansion

Business Retention & Expansion

Stewart business community engages with the District of Stewart through The Business Retention and Expansion (BR+E) to identify how we can enhance the success of local businesses.

We would like to work with local businesses to identify issues that hinder business growth. Also, we are looking for collaboration with internal and external partners to determine how to resolve the issues raised and foster a positive business environment.
 

Participate in the BR+E Program


To join our program, complete our online questionnaire form or contact the Economic Development Committee Chair or CAO to arrange a business visitation.


Program’s short-term goals


• Connect the District with the local business community
• Provide information to local business on District of Stewart initiatives and action plans 
• Resolve urgent issues raised by businesses


Program’s long-term goals


• Identify community strengths and challenges to doing business in Stewart
• Help existing businesses grow in the community
• Attract business investment and jobs into the community

The District of Stewart would like to hear from the local business community - please provide us with your feedback by completing this confidential questionnaire.  It takes approximately 3-5 minutes to complete the questionnaire.  Click on the link below:

ONLINE FORM

Request for Quotation - District of Stewart Potable Water Reservoir

POSTED: January 13, 2020

The District of Stewart is planning to construct a new potable water storage reservoir to service the community.  The proposed water servicing concept includes assembly of a new above-ground bolted steel reservoir, and installation of supply and distribution watermains (Closing Date is January 31, 2020). 

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Business Licence Renewal

POSTED: December 16, 2019

2019 Business Liceneces expire on Tuesday, December 31, 2019.  Please ensure you renew your licence before that date or late penalties will apply and enforcement after 30 days.  For further details, please see the Public Notice attached in this link.  To view the Business Licenec Bylaw (including the application form for new businesses) please click this link:  Business Licence Bylaw No. 955, 2019

Adoption Awareness Month

POSTED: November 13, 2019

At the Regular Meeting of November 12, 2019, Council proclaimed November as Adoption Awareness month

Discover BC’s Stewart-Cassiar Region

POSTED: October 22, 2019

Take a look at this Auto Tour video produced in conjunction with Destination BC, Kermode Tourism, and the Regional District of Kitimat Stikine-displaying spectacular views of scenery near Hazelton, New Hazelton, the Nass Valley and Stewart, with Dr. Joseph Gosnell narrating:  www.stewartcassiarhighway.com 

Salmon Glacier Auto Tour Brochure

POSTED: August 23, 2019

Here is an excellent resource to accompany you on your travel to visit the spectacular Salmon Glacier - Auto Tour Brochure

Dedication of “Family Quiet Room” at the Stewart Health Centre

POSTED: July 18, 2019

BC Hydro Installation of Bird Guarding at Stewart Substation

POSTED: January 8, 2018

Please see the attached information regarding BC Hydro's recent installation of Bird Guarding at the Stewart Substation