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.

Remuneration for District of Stewart Council is calculated annually in accordance with Bylaw #906, 2017 - Remuneration and Expenses, and is intended to provide fair compensation in a transparent manner.

In accordance with District of Stewart Council Remuneration Policy, the remuneration rates for Council are as follows:

Mayor’s Remuneration

As of January 2017, the Mayor shall be paid an annual indemnity of $12,125.00, (3% annual increase hereafter) of which one-third is an allowance for expenses incidental to the discharge of duties of the Mayor’s office. 

Councillors’ Remuneration

As of January 2017, a Councillor shall be paid an annual indemnity of $7,800.00, (3% annual increase hereafter) of which one-third is an allowance for expenses incidental to the discharge of duties of the Councillor’s office.

Public Notices, Information, Tenders, Job Opportunities and more

POSTED: September 17, 2019

View all of the current District of Stewart info here

Notice of Application for Disposition of Crown Land

POSTED: August 23, 2019

The District of Stewart has applied to the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations for a Statutory Right of Way application - for details, please see the attached Public Notice

Welcome to the District’s New CAO

POSTED: July 19, 2019

Please see the letter from the Mayor welcoming Tammy McKeown as the District's new Chief Administrative Officer

Flower Baskets for Sale

POSTED: September 18, 2019

The District is offering to sell the beautiful flower baskets that are placed throughout the community - if you are interested and would like more info, please CLICK HERE to view the Public Notice.

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

90 Day Wellness Challenge Community BBQ

POSTED: August 23, 2019

Everyone is welcome to celebrate our success!  See the attached poster for details.

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

POSTED: July 18, 2019

Discover BC’s Stewart-Cassiar Region

POSTED: February 21, 2018

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: 

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