Recreation, Culture & Airpark Services Commission

Are you interested in giving back to your community?  The Recreation, Culture and Airpark Services Commission is currently looking for two Commissioners – one from Area B and one from the District of Hope - to serve a two year term starting on February 1, 2019.  For more information, please check out the current posting [PDF - 82 KB].

Recreation, Culture and Airpark Services is responsible for the delivery of service with regard to various sport and leisure programming and cultural events in the community and surrounding areas.

Recreation, Culture and Airpark Services Commission's mandate is to ensure that recreation programs offered in the region are suitable, fiscally responsible and meet rigid safety criteria.  The Commission provides vision and direction with respect to infrastructure, maintenance and operation of Hope Arena, Dan Sharrers Aquatic Centre and Fitness Centre at the Recreation Centre.  The Commission also manages Almer Carlson Pool, an outdoor pool in operation from June to August of every year, located in Boston Bar/North Bend, BC as well as the area's tennis courts. 

Commission members live in Hope, Sunshine Valley, Yale and Boston Bar and therefore very cognizant of the needs of the their region. The Hope and District Recreation Commission was amalgamated with the Hope Airport Commission to become the FVRD Recreation, Culture and Airpark Services Commission on January 30, 2013 by establilshment Bylaw No. 1192, 2012.

Committee members

Dennis Adamson, Chair, Electoral Area B
Hilary Kennedy, Vice Chair, Member at Large, District of Hope
Peter Robb, Mayor, District of Hope
Terry Raymond, Director, Electoral Area A
Dianne Davies, Member at Large, Electoral Area B
Shanon Fischer, Member at Large, District of Hope 
Bronwyn Punch, Member at Large, Electoral Area B