british columbia mountainscape

a lovely canyon in a summer's mid morning

A sunset over top of a mountain surrounded lake

The Association of Kootenay and Boundary Local Governments (AKBLG) is the local government association that represents the municipalities and electoral areas of the south-eastern portion of the province of British Columbia. The area includes the Regional Districts of Kootenay Boundary (RDKB), Central Kootenay (RDCK), East Kootenay (RDEK) as well as the Town of Golden and the Village of Valemount.


Association of Kootenay & Boundary Local Governments (AKBLG) Convention to be held in Fernie from April 18-20, 2018.

The City of Fernie is pleased to host the AKBLG Convention and extends a warm welcome to all delegates and sponsors. They invite you to explore their wonderful City and all that it and the area have to offer.

We are in the initial stages of planning for next year’s conference, so please make sure you check back here for the latest information and updates.


2017 RESOLUTIONS      

We have issued our call for resolutions (PDF here) for 2017.

Please check here for UBCM's writing guidelines for resolutions (PDF), guidelines that we strongly recommend.

All 2017 resolutions, along with supportive background information, shall be sent to the AKBLG office BY February 24, 2017. Each resolution must be endorsed by the sponsoring local government. Resolutions must be received by email sent to akblg@shaw.ca and to the chair of the resolutions committee (Roly Russell, rrussell@rdkb.com).  Hard copies may be forwarded via registered mail to AKBLG c/o 4979 Falcon Drive, Fairmont Hot Springs, BC V0B 1L1.



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