OFFICIAL RESULTS of the Homelessness Supports Service Referendum
The official results of the homelessness supports service referendum in Courtenay, Cumberland, Area ‘A’ (excluding Denman and Hornby Islands), and Areas ‘B’ and ‘C’ are as follows:
“Are you in favour of the Comox Valley Regional District adopting Bylaw No. 389 being “Comox Valley Homelessness Supports Service Establishment Bylaw No. 389, 2015” to establish a service that would provide funds to one or more local nongovernmental organizations based on a board approved five-year action plan to address homelessness in the Comox Valley? Yes or No”
|Yes||1,617 votes cast (53%)|
|No||1,433 votes cast (47%)|
The CVRD board will consider next steps at its December 15, 2015 meeting.