With the Association of Vancouver Island and Coastal Communities (AVICC) and the Association of Kootenay Boundary Local Governments' (AKBLG) having completed their Conventions for 2018 -- it's the Southern Interior Local Government Association or SILGA's turn.
The SILGA Convention starts today at 12 noon (April 24th) beginning with Delegate/Non-Delegate Registration and conclude at 12 noon on Friday, April 27th in Revelstoke, BC
The Convention will include walking tours, pre-Convention/Convention Study Sessions and Speakers plus lots of networking time for registered SILGA Delegates. The full Convention Guide can be viewed here
Also - SILGA Delegates will debate 24 Resolutions which cover a variety of topics from support for Fire Departments to Fibre Optic Infrastructure Support and if all the SILGA Resolutions are approved - they will proceed to the UBCM or Union of BC Municipalities Convention which will be held in Whistler, BC from September 10th - 14th. Read the full 2018 Draft SILGA Resolution List here
SILGA represents a number of municipal councils (31) and 6 Regional Districts' in the Southern Interior
Future UBCM Area Association Conventions':
NCLGA (North Central Local Government Association) -- May 7-10th, 2018 in Fort Nelson, BC
LMLGA (Lower Mainland Local Government Association) -- May 9-11th, 2018 in Whistler, BC