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Castlegar City Council

Castlegar City Council

Castlegar City Council is comprised of 6 Councillors and the Mayor, each elected for a four year term. Council meets the first and third Monday of each month with a summer recess during the months of July and August. City Council Meetings are held at 7:00 p.m. at the Community Forum, located at 445 13th Avenue. More information is available on the City's web site on how to appear as a delegation or submit a proclamation.

City Council Members

Click a member's name to view their contact information and a brief bio.

Mayor Lawrence Chernoff

Contact Information

City of Castlegar
460 Columbia Avenue
Castlegar, BC V1N 1G7

Email: Contact the Mayor by Email
Phone: 250-365-7227
Fax: 250-365-4810

In Office

1987 to 1994 - Councillor

1996 to 2005 - Councillor

Since 2005 - Mayor

Council Committees

Green Committee - Chair

Stage IV Labour/Management Committee - Chair

Emergency Committee - Chair

Recreation Commission - member

Dan Rye

Contact Information

City of Castlegar
460 Columbia Avenue
Castlegar, BC V1N 1G7

Email: Contact Dan Rye by Email
Phone: 250-365-7227
Fax: 250-365-4810

In Office

Since 2011

Council Committees

Public Safety - Chair

Finance and Corporate Services - Deputy Chair

Green - Deputy Chair

 

Councillor Kevin Chernoff

In Office Since 2005

Clr. Kevin Chernoff’s familly has set up the Kevin Chernoff Memorial Scholarship at Selkirk College.

Donations to the scholarship fund in memory of Kevin can be sent payable to Selkirk College, please reference:

‘The Kevin Chernoff Memorial Scholarship’
Selkirk College
Community Relation Department
301 Frank Beinder Way
Castlegar, BC V1N 4L3

Councillor Sue Heaton-Sherstobitoff

Contact Information

City of Castlegar
460 Columbia Avenue
Castlegar, BC V1N 1G7

Email: Contact Sue Heaton-Sherstobitoff by Email
Phone: 250-365-7227
Fax: 250-365-4810

In Office

Since 2011

Council Committees

Transportation and Civic Works - Chair

Planning and Development - Deputy Chair

Emergency Committee - Member

 

Councillor Florio Vassilakakis

Contact Information

City of Castlegar
460 Columbia Avenue
Castlegar, BC V1N 1G7

Email: Contact Florio Vassilakakis by Email
Phone: 250-365-7227
Fax: 250-365-4810

In Office

Since 2013

Council Committees

Finance and Corporate Services - Chair

Community Wellness and Social Services - Deputy Chair

Stage IV Labour/Management Committee - Member

Councillor Deb McIntosh

Contact Information

City of Castlegar
460 Columbia Avenue
Castlegar, BC V1N 1G7

Email: Contact Deb McIntosh by Email
Phone: 250-365-7227
Fax: 250-365-4810

In Office

Since 2002

Council Committees

Cultural and Civic Pride - Chair

Transportation and Civic Works - Deputy Chair

Stage IV Labour/Management Committee - Member

Councillor Bruno Tassone

Contact Information

City of Castlegar
460 Columbia Avenue
Castlegar, BC V1N 1G7

Email: Contact Bruno Tassone by Email
Phone: 250-365-7227
Fax: 250-365-4810

In Office

Since 2014

Council Committees

Community Wellness and Social Services - Chair

Public Safety - Deputy Chair