Find out more about the Mayor  and District Councillors  and their priorities for our town. Find out more about civic elections and Council Meetings.

Appearing as a Council Delegation

Appearing as a Council Delegation

Citizen involvement in local government is an essential part of the democratic process and there are many ways in which you can voice your concerns and become involved.

Code of Conduct

Code of Conduct

A Code of Conduct policy for District of Stewart was adopted in 2012. This policy applies to all Elected Officials, employees, and volunteers of the District of Stewart.

Committee at Whole

Committee at Whole

These are the Committees that all Council members deal with matters in a less formal manner than at a Regular Council meeting.

Committee Structure & Function

Committee Structure & Function

District of Stewart Council is composed of a Mayor and six (6) Councillors who hold office for a three (3) year term.

Council Remuneration

Council Remuneration

The purpose of Council remuneration is to provide an incentive for community members to hold public office and to show appreciation for those that dedicate their time and effort to the governance responsibility of District services, operations and programs.

Council Meetings

Council Meetings

Regularly scheduled council meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month. Meetings are open to public attendance and begin at 7:00pm unless otherwise posted.

District Budgets

District Budgets

The District of Stewart completes a five year financial plan, which is updated every year, to ensure responsible money management that relates directly to the priorities identified by the community.

District Council

District Council

District Council is the legislative body representing the citizens of Stewart. Council provides leadership and establishes policies and priorities for District of Stewart municipal government. District Council is comprised of the Mayor and six Councillors.

District Government

District Government

Council is the legislative body representing the citizens of the District of Stewart.

Mission, Vision & Values

Mission, Vision & Values

Our Mission is to work with our citizens to create a healthy, vibrant and caring community.

UBCM-2016

POSTED: October 13, 2016 | Mayors Blog

The 2016 Union of British Columbia Municipalities convention is focused on the theme “Stronger Together”. Standing together, from far and wide, each region still stands together. Each region has something unique to contribute to the growth and prosperity of BC and is integral to the success of this province.

Water quality

POSTED: September 5, 2016 | Mayors Blog

Lately the District of Stewart has issued few times a boil water advisory.  It's strictly a precautionary measure due power outage. Without power  water pressure at our pump declined below established level. A loss in pressure can result in contamination entering the drinking water distribution system from surrounding soil and groundwater (to read more click heading)
 

Stewart - the Best Town for Nature Lovers

POSTED: July 7, 2014 | Kids Blog

If you enjoy fresh air, hiking and wild life photography, see why this Bear Valley School student thinks you'll love Stewart!  => read essay

STEWART HAS THE BEST SOIL FOR GARDENING

POSTED: March 3, 2014 | Kids Blog

Read this essay from Lane Hyslop to understand why the soil in Stewart is great for gardeners!

Learn About the Revised Plans for Stewart’s Solid Waste Management:  January 10, 2018

POSTED: December 6, 2017

Please see the attached poster displaying times and locations when you can learn and bring your input regarding Stewart's upcoming Landfill Closure and Transfer Station project.

District of Stewart Nomination:

POSTED: December 5, 2017

The District of Stewart has been nominated in the Best Small Communities category as a part of this year’s Open for Business Awards.
The Open for Business Awards recognize and celebrate communities that best demonstrate they are promoting and adopting business friendly initiatives within their region.

Public Notice - Regular Council Meeting

POSTED: November 28, 2017

Please note that the Regular Council meeting of November 27, 2017 has been adjourned until Monday, December 4, 2017 at 7:00pm - a Closed meeting is scheduled to follow.

Winners Announced:  2017 Christmas Card Competition

POSTED: September 14, 2017

At the Regular Council Meeting of October 23rd, Council announced the winners of the 2017 Christmas Card Competition-congratulations!  Watch the District's Facebook page for the pictures to be displayed in the weeks ahead.  A big THANK YOU to the many talented artists and photographers that participated in the contest!

Discover BC’s Stewart-Cassiar Region

POSTED: December 20, 2016

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 2, 2016

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