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Alyssa Bradley

Recent Publications

22Nov
2019
Seminar Papers

Judicial Review: What You Need To Know

Judicial review is the mechanism by which the courts supervise those who exercise statutory powers to ensure that they do not overstep...

24Nov
2018
Seminar Papers

Affordable Housing Toolkit Update

This paper discusses some of the potential tools and recent developments to promote affordable housing in British Columbia. The first...

28Nov
2017
Seminar Papers

Water Law: The Water Sustainability Act and More

Water is frequently making headlines in BC. Whether it is too much water—such as the recent flooding in the Okanagan this past spring—or...

28Nov
2016
Seminar Papers

Contaminated Sites A Local Governments Role

Contaminated sites exist in every community in British Columbia. The role various levels of government play in the identification,...

22Jun
2016
Newsletter

Newsletter Volume 27, Number 2 - LGMA Conference Issue

In this LGMA Conference issue: Win for North Saanich on Ability to Tax Nav Canada for Airport Lands is a Win for All Local Governments...

01Dec
2014
Seminar Papers

The Tough Issue of Homelessness

Many local governments are faced with tough decisions relating to people living in places not generally intended or safe for human...

16Jan
2013
Client Bulletins

Changes in Federal Marihuana Regulation

Late in 2012 the federal Minister of Health announced pending changes in federal policy regarding the production of marihuana for...

03Dec
2012
Seminar Papers

Development Approvals Under Part 26: What's New (and What's Old)

Over the past year we have received several questions on the process around considering official community plan bylaws and zoning bylaws...

16Aug
2012
Client Bulletins

BCCA Clarifies Disclosure Requirements in the Public Hearing Process

On August 14, 2012, the British Columbia Court of Appeal allowed Fisher Road Holdings Ltd.’s appeal in Fisher Road Holdings Ltd. v...

02Dec
2011
Seminar Papers

New Challenges in Land Use Regulation

This paper discusses common challenges in land use regulation. One common challenge is federal airport zoning regulations for land in the...

03Dec
2010
Seminar Papers

The Growing and Selling of Medical Marijuana: A Local Government's Role

In recent years, medical marijuana dispensaries have been opening up across British Columbia. To date, there are approximately 8...

01Mar
2010
Newsletter

Newsletter Volume 21 Number 1

In this Issue: "Curious" tender clause unenforceable, Tax bylaws not land use planning tools, Catalyst update: Vancouver Island tax...

27Nov
2009
Seminar Papers

How to achieve a successful remedial action

Council has the power under Part 3, Division 12 of the Community Charter to impose a remedial action requirement on a person. The...

01Mar
2009
Newsletter

Newsletter Volume 20 Number 1

In this issue: No Charter protection for sidewalk encroachments, Municipal access agreements: CRTC allows road degradation fees,...

01Nov
2008
Seminar Papers

Going Green, The New B.C. Legislation

It is difficult to decide which aspect of the "climate change" problem, whose existence is being denied by an ever-diminishing number of...

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