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Rossland city council briefs: MARCH 23

Rossland curling club, spring cleanup, boiler replacement and legal advice were the topics covered during this weeks council meeting.

Rossland and Trail Chambers meet to discuss merger

“With all of the local municipalities working towards the same, it just makes sense.” - Norm Casler, Trail Chamber executive director
Two more seats proposed for next B.C. election

Two more seats proposed for next B.C. election

Surrey, Richmond in line for new seats, boundaries moved in others, with public comments accepted until May 26
B.C. to regulate teacher professional development

B.C. to regulate teacher professional development

Education Minister Peter Fassbender to require new training for teachers to maintain certification
B.C. Treaty Commission's future in doubt

B.C. Treaty Commission's future in doubt

Premier Christy Clark says four treaties in 22 years at a cost of $600 million isn't getting the job done
Municipal auditor fired with no severance

Municipal auditor fired with no severance

Premier Christy Clark's experiment in holding down municipal costs will continue with new auditor, minister Coralee Oakes says
Rules clarified for driving in left lane

Rules clarified for driving in left lane

Not intended to encourage speeding, but should cut down on passing on right, says Transportation Minister Todd Stone
Medical marijuana cookie case hits Canada's high court

Medical marijuana cookie case hits Canada's high court

Supreme Court hears edible pot safety, health arguments in B.C. challenge of criminalized derivatives
Abbott dumped as BC Treaty Commission head

Abbott dumped as BC Treaty Commission head

Approved by the federal government and First Nations for the job, Abbott suspects Premier Christy Clark did him in
Auditor general releases report on Rossland's capital asset management

Auditor general releases report on Rossland's capital asset management

BC Auditor General releases Rossland's performance audit from 2010-2012; finds work remains to be done for city to manage capital assets