District Updates Eight-year-old Green Mapping

Junction of Squamish and Cheakamus rivers DISTRICT of Squamish has embarked on an environmental mapping project, creating a better index of forests, watercourses, wetlands, species and other sensitive eco systems in town.

15 Per Cent Real Estate Tax: Seven Scenarios for Squamish

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1. Vancouver buyers unable to buy in Squamish   If foreign buyers in Vancouver or the North Shore lose interest in the Lower Mainland market, couldRead More

District Issues Campfire Ban

District of Squamish

Effective Wednesday, August 17 at 12 p.m., Squamish Fire Rescue has issued a campfire ban within the District of Squamish boundaries.

The Craft of Bringing People Together


Retiree Barb Rockandel volunteers her talent to run a crafts group at Hilltop House.

Where Do You Want to See the Next Food Truck in Squamish ?


Food truck operators in Squamish have requested three locations for the district’s 2016 Food Truck Pilot Project and the district wants to know your views on those locations.

Coming Soon: Upscale Dining in Downtown Squamish


A new off-ramp to contemporary Pacific Northwest cuisine will open up on the Sea-to-Sky Highway later this summer in downtown Squamish. Located at 37991 Second Ave, The Salted Vine Kitchen + Bar brings upscale dining to the heart of historic downtown Squamish.

Conquering Cancer


The Ride to Conquer Cancer became something I could do to remember my mom and support those around who were also affected by cancer.

An Appeal to the District to Buy the ‘Brackendale Gem’


BAG supporters feel the district should step in and buy the property and those desires have found wings in a recent letter written to the council by environmentalist Mary Mitchell.

Third Crossing Society Calls for Road Link to the Island


Third Crossing Society director Gary Fribance says a road connection from Powell River to Squamish will drive tourism, boost the economy, reduce traffic bottlenecks at the ferry terminals and string together coastal and interiors communities.