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Desired Outcome Statements

  • Quesnel is a healthy community with clean air, safe and equitable access to high quality drinking water and efficient waste disposal, and is safe from hazards.
  • Quesnel's natural resources and sustainable industry practices contribute to its strong diverse economy.
  • Quesnel's aquifers are healthy and functioning.
  • The community has an understanding of energy issues and challenges, has significantly reduced energy consumption through conservation practices, and is continually identifying ways to significantly reduce GHG emissions and other energy related environmental impacts.
  • Quesnel's energy needs are mainly provided through energy efficiency, local energy supplies, renewable and sustainable energy sources, and are met reliably and equitably.
  • Closed loop approaches to all materials (e.g. products, buildings and automobiles), including using waste as a resource, have enabled Quesnel to be on its way to its zero-waste goal.
  • Energy efficient land use patterns and design significantly reduce energy use from transportation and buildings.
  • Quesnel is a leader and model in energy efficiency and water conservation practices.
    Infrastructure in Quesnel is well-planned and efficiently used, supporting long-term sustainability goals.

ourQuesnel Strategy Areas

Arts IconArts, Culture, Recreation, and Leisure

Building IconBuildings and Sites

Communications IconCommunications and Connectivity Infrastructure

Economy IconEconomy, Work, Education and Skills Training

EcosystemsEcosystems, Natural Areas and Parks

EnergyEnergy, Water, Resources and Waste

FoodFood

Housing IconmHousing and Land Use

Social IconSocial and Community Well-being

Transportation IconTransportation and Mobility

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What is the Community doing?

What is the Task Force doing?

What is the City doing?

Estimate your personal greenhouse gas emissions

Get Power Smart!

Let the sun shine in

Take the bus

Downloads

Official Community Plan

Official Community Plan - Map

Consolidated Zoning Bylaw

Zoning Bylaw - Map

Contacts

Tanya Turner
250-992-2111

ourquesnel@quesnel.ca

Disclaimer

Bylaws posted on the City of Quesnel website are provided for information or research purposes only and are not to be considered the official version.

 
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