Increase Investments in BC Parks Boat Launches

Year
2019
Category
Selected Issues
NCLGA Ref#
L2
UBCM Ref#
B200

Status

NCLGA Executive Recommendation: No Recommendation | Endorsed by the NCLGA Membership | Referred to UBCM Executive

Details

WHEREAS outdoor recreation on rivers and lakes is important to the lifestyles of residents in the North;

AND WHEREAS boat launches operated by BC Parks are vitally important outdoor recreation amenities;

AND WHEREAS the Province of British Columbia spends roughly $2.80 per hectare on BC Parks, while the Province of Alberta spends approximately $36 per hectare, making it difficult to adequately repair and maintain BC Parks boat launches;

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Province of British Columbia increase their investment into the repair and maintenance of BC Parks’ boat launches in the province.

North Central Local Government Association