Mission, Vision & Values

Mission, Vision & Values

Our Mission

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

  • Visionary leadership and accountable governance;
  • Citizen involvement;
  • Balancing the expectation for services with available resources;
  • Decision-making that integrates the social, economic and environmental interests of the community;
  • Quality in customer service.

Our Vision

District of Stewart will aspire to be a complete community; unique because of its traditional, small-town atmosphere and its strong sense of pride, and where:

  • Citizens have a collective sense of belonging and contribute to the quality of life in the community;
  • The community celebrates a vibrant culture and heritage;
  • The environment is nurtured for present and future generations;
  • A dynamic economy contributes to prosperity and the opportunity to work close to home;
  • Planned development strengthens the character of the community, helping to create safe and affordable neighbourhoods.

Our Values

  • Demonstrating leadership and providing transparent and accountable government;
  • Encouraging community involvement;
  • Building trust and respect;
  • Promoting innovation and creativity;
  • Recognizing the achievement and contributions of District staff and citizens;
  • Fostering open and proactive communication;
  • Being fiscally responsible.

Employment Opportunity:  Heavy Equipment Operator

POSTED: January 22, 2021

For more details regarding this opportunity, please see the attached notice.

Notice of Proposed Property Disposition (Soucie Construction)

POSTED: January 21, 2021

For more information regarding this, please see the attached Public Notice

January 21, 2021 ** Davis Street Update:  Road is now officially open again **

POSTED: January 18, 2021

PREVIOUS POST:  Effective at 5:00pm today, Monday, January 18, 2021, the Dike Road will be closed to all traffic until further notice - for more information, please see the public notice attached.

Supporting Local Businesses Through Tourism

POSTED: July 31, 2020

The District is supporting local businesses by utilizing an NDIT grant to promote Stewart tourism within BC. View BC Magazine's great feature on Stewart!

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