Follow-up With Graham Knox, Manager, Ministry of Environment

In follow-up to the session held at 2012 Convention, AVICC Executive invited Graham to attend their June 20 meeting. Discussion touched on a number of issues including tsunami debris, derelict vessels and oil spill preparedness. A session titled “World-Leading Spill Response–Are We Ready?” conducted by the Western Canada Marine Response Corporation will be incorporated into the 2013 Convention program.

May 14th is the application deadline for the @UBCM Community Excellence Awards, celebrating excellence and innovation in BC communities. The categories are; Excellence in Governance, Service Delivery, Asset Management and Sustainability – more info at https://www.ubcm.ca/EN/main/convention/Awards/community-excellence-awards.html