Site search criteria

What are some of the criteria that will help planners and consultants choose a good site? According to the CVRD website, the land must be: located outside of a flood plain; offer helicopter access; contain about 15 acres of buildable land, ideally already subdivided; be aligned with local government plans as to water and sewer and sustainability; offer disaster

response capability; be close to populated areas, transportation corridors and fire and police and other health services; and be zoned adequately.

The EOI document is posted on the BC Bid website at www.bcbid. ca.

The closing date for submissions is Monday, April 7, 2014 at 2 p.m. Anyone interested can also contact Rob Hutchins at rhutchins@ladysmith.ca or call 250-210-1471.