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MOTI Response on Revitalizing Island Rail

The AVICC received a response from MOTI to Resolution R8 on funding for Revitalization of Island Rail. Minister Trevena advised the Ministry is close to completing an “all-in” assessment to determine the costs associated with restoring rail service in the corridor,

Invitation to First Nations to Join AVICC

The AVICC Executive Committee established a number of Strategic Priorities at the start of its term in 2019. One of the priorities was to strengthen the relationship between the local governments and First Nations communities within our geographic boundaries which include

2020 Convention Cancelled Due to COVID-19

The AVICC Executive Committee has made the decision to cancel the annual convention scheduled for April 17-19 in Nanaimo due to COVID-19.   Resolutions that were submitted prior to the deadline will be forwarded to UBCM for the 2020 September

A good response will mean more insight into how COVID19 has affected Island Communities and will be valuable for ongoing decision making.