Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo will discuss concerns and goals the City of Armstrong has at a special meeting with council Thursday, Jan. 28, at 5 p.m. (Black Press - file photo)

Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo will discuss concerns and goals the City of Armstrong has at a special meeting with council Thursday, Jan. 28, at 5 p.m. (Black Press - file photo)

Shuswap MLA to hear Armstrong concerns, goals

Greg Kyllo of the opposition Liberals will meet with Armstrong council Thursday, Jan. 28

Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo will get an earful from Armstrong council Thursday.

A special meeting has been set for 5 p.m. for the MLA to hear any concerns the city may have along with its goals for 2021.

And they have both.

Council and staff have come up with a top-10 list of concerns and goals for Kyllo, starting with a discussion for the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure regarding merge and left-turn lanes onto Highway 97A at Rosedale Avenue and Harding Road.

Also making the list:

  • Grant funding on new electroflocculation facility;
  • Grant funding on treated water storage (Fortune Creek);
  • Grant funding on other outstanding grants (City Hall);
  • Other projects that could be considered for grant funding;
  • Continued flood mitigation on all City of Armstrong Creeks;
  • Meighan Creek flood diversion;
  • Water negotiations update;
  • Tourism in a pandemic;
  • Mental heath in a pandemic.

The public is invited to sit in on the meeting via Zoom. Please email info@cityofarmstrong.bc.ca for the link.

READ MORE: Armstrong paves way for potential affordable housing project



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