• Members, a reminder that the local TFN Strategic Plan Community Meeting is taking place tomorrow (Tues., Jan. 23) from 5:00 pm–7:30 pm at the Rec Centre. The meeting will be facilitated by Jessica Bratty (who led the Members' Gathering strategic visioning sessions) and TFN staff. Dinner will be served. Please contact Ben Bisset with any questions at 604-948-5224 ... See MoreSee Less

    5 hours ago  ·  

    Happy New Year from the Natural Resources Department! As it’s a new year, NR staff would like to remind all TFN fishers and hunters that now is a good time to register fishing vessels for the season, as well as renew fishing or hunting licences. Contact the Natural Resources Department at (604) 943-4199 for more information. ... See MoreSee Less

    3 days ago  ·  

    Notice of Amendments to Tsawwassen First Nation Regulations
    (Amendments to the Zoning Regulation and Neighbourhood Plan) - Request for Written Comments and Notice of Community Meeting

    Tsawwassen First Nation Executive Council reviewed the applications by Aquilini-TFSI Development LP for zoning amendment RZ-2017-01 and related Neighbourhood Plan
    amendment NP-2017-01 for the Tsawwassen Shores Phase 2 project. Executive Council directed administration to proceed with a consultation process in accordance with the Land Use Planning and Development Act requirements prior to considering approval of the amendment proposals noted below.

    Proposed Zoning Regulation Amendment – RZ-2017-01: The proposed zoning amendment is to rezone Lots 1 to 8, 9 (part), 43 and 68, Plan BCP38101, from E1 Enterprise and RS1 Single Family (900 m2) to SF1 Single Family With Lane (308 m2), SF2
    Single Family Without Lane (330 m2), RM2 Multi-Family (Duplex and Townhouse), RM4 Multi-Family (Apartment 1.9 FSR), and P1 Parks and Open Space zones.

    Proposed Neighbourhood Plan Amendment – NP-2017-01: The proposed neighbourhood plan amendment is to allow a density transfer of 41,614 sq.m from single detached and townhouse to apartment use for the Tsawwassen Shores development within Precincts A1 to A7, and C2 (Phase 1 and Phase 2 combined). Proposed text amendments to Schedule 3, Table 4 are:
    • Removal of the maximum and minimum floor areas breakdown for Precincts A1 through A7 and C2 in Table 4; and
    • Inclusion of additional note under Note 2: “Overall minimum and maximum floor areas shall apply, but not breakouts for single detached, town house and apartment unit types.”

    REQUEST FOR WRITTEN COMMENTS
    Tsawwassen First Nation is requesting written comments from affected land holders, the Advisory Council and Tsawwassen Members on the proposed amendments per Sections 41, 42 and 43 of the Land Use Planning and Development Act. Comments must be received in writing no later than January 29, 2018 in one of the following formats:

    By Mail to:
    Kevin Tosoff
    Tsawwassen First Nation
    2460 Falcon Way
    Tsawwassen BC V4M 4G4

    By email to: ktosoff@tsawwassenfirstnation.com

    NOTICE OF COMMUNITY MEETING
    Tsawwassen First Nation is also hosting a community meeting to present the proposed amendment, respond to questions, and receive written comments. The community meeting with dinner will be held Jan 30, 2018 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at the TFN Recreation Centre (1929 Tsawwassen Drive).
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    5 days ago  ·  

  • Upcoming Events

    Jan
    23
    Tue
    5:30 pm Strategic Plan Community Meeting... @ TFN Recreation Centre
    Strategic Plan Community Meeting... @ TFN Recreation Centre
    Jan 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
    The Strategic Plan is a guiding document for the Tsawwassen Government; it sets out the vision and long-term goals of TFN. We started talking to Tsawwassen Members about their vision, priorities, and goals at the 2017 Members’ Gathering. We’ve reviewed … Continue reading
    Jan
    24
    Wed
    5:00 pm Hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ Language Class @ TFN Elders Centre
    Hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ Language Class @ TFN Elders Centre
    Jan 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Open to TFN Members and families. Hay ce:p q̓əʔ siʔem̓ to all our siyey̓ə who joined us during 2017 and we hope to see more of you in 2018! Beginning the first language class in the New Year: • Each … Continue reading
    Jan
    29
    Mon
    5:00 pm TFN Weekly Drumming @ TFN Recreation Centre
    TFN Weekly Drumming @ TFN Recreation Centre
    Jan 29 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Bring your drums, come share and learn songs! Dinner will be provided. Please contact Dimicia if you are interested or would like further information.
    Jan
    30
    Tue
    5:00 pm Community Meeting – Zoning Amend... @ TFN Recreation Centre
    Community Meeting – Zoning Amend... @ TFN Recreation Centre
    Jan 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Tsawwassen First Nation Executive Council reviewed the applications by Aquilini-TFSI Development LP for zoning amendment RZ-2017-01 and related neighbourhood plan amendment NP-2017-01 for the Tsawwassen Shores Phase 2 project. Executive Council directed administration to proceed with a consultation process in … Continue reading
    Jan
    31
    Wed
    5:00 pm Hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ Language Class @ TFN Elders Centre
    Hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ Language Class @ TFN Elders Centre
    Jan 31 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Open to TFN Members and families. Hay ce:p q̓əʔ siʔem̓ to all our siyey̓ə who joined us during 2017 and we hope to see more of you in 2018! Beginning the first language class in the New Year: • Each … Continue reading
    Feb
    3
    Sat
    9:00 am Breakfast with Executive Council @ TFN Recreation Centre
    Breakfast with Executive Council @ TFN Recreation Centre
    Feb 3 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
    Open to Tsawwassen Members and families. One of Executive Council’s goals is to promote strong communication between Executive Council and Members. Please join us for an opportunity to visit and ask questions in an informal setting over a delicious hot … Continue reading
    Feb
    5
    Mon
    5:00 pm TFN Weekly Drumming @ TFN Recreation Centre
    TFN Weekly Drumming @ TFN Recreation Centre
    Feb 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Bring your drums, come share and learn songs! Dinner will be provided. Please contact Dimicia if you are interested or would like further information.
    Feb
    7
    Wed
    5:00 pm Hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ Language Class @ TFN Elders Centre
    Hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ Language Class @ TFN Elders Centre
    Feb 7 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Open to TFN Members and families. Hay ce:p q̓əʔ siʔem̓ to all our siyey̓ə who joined us during 2017 and we hope to see more of you in 2018! Beginning the first language class in the New Year: • Each … Continue reading
    Feb
    12
    Mon
    5:00 pm TFN Weekly Drumming @ TFN Recreation Centre
    TFN Weekly Drumming @ TFN Recreation Centre
    Feb 12 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Bring your drums, come share and learn songs! Dinner will be provided. Please contact Dimicia if you are interested or would like further information.
    Feb
    14
    Wed
    5:00 pm Hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ Language Class @ TFN Elders Centre
    Hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ Language Class @ TFN Elders Centre
    Feb 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Open to TFN Members and families. Hay ce:p q̓əʔ siʔem̓ to all our siyey̓ə who joined us during 2017 and we hope to see more of you in 2018! Beginning the first language class in the New Year: • Each … Continue reading