2.1 Amendments to Water Shortage Response Bylaw - Nematode Application
Report: Engineering and Parks Services, dated July 7, 2015 / File: 11-5210-01
City of Port Moody Water Shortage Response Plan Bylaw, 2005, Application No. 2657, Amendment Bylaw No. 2, 2015, No. 3015, being a Bylaw to Amend City of Port Moody Water Shortage Response Plan Bylaw, 2005, No. 2657 to allow for the issuance of water restriction exemption permits for nematode applications.
Staff provided an overview of proposed amendments to the Water Shortage Response Bylaw regarding nematode application, noting that watering requirements for nematode application exceed that which is permitted under stage two watering restrictions. Staff noted that Metro Vancouver is supportive of the City issuing twoweek exemption permits free of charge for residents applying nematodes to their lawn to combat the European Chafer Beetle, and that refunds will be issued to residents that have already paid for watering permits.
the motion was CARRIED