|False Creek Tidings||The
Newsletter of the False Creek Harbour Authority
Volume 3 Issue 1 Winter 1998
FCHA Annual General Meeting
February 3, 1998
It is time again for the annual general meeting of the false creek harbour authority.members of the FCHA will be asked to vote for directors to fill 4 positions.
Date: February 3rd, 1998
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Granville Island Hotel
The mandate of the False Creek Harbour Authority is to operate False Creek as a commercial fishing harbour. Directors of the FCHA set the policy and direction to fulfill this mandate. Once a year at the Annual General Meeting (AGM), the Board of Directors report to the membership on the FCHAs progress.
The AGM serves several purposes: the financial and operational status of the FCHA are presented to the membership; and new directors are elected to the Board.
TO BE ELECTED:
The voters list will be available for viewing at the Harbour Office from January 9, 1998.
Get Involved! Your input as a voter or director is important.
FALSE CREEK HARBOUR AUTHORITY
Vancouver, BC Canada
Telephone: (604) 733-3625 Fax: (604) 733-3628
1505 West 1st Avenue
AGM Questions & Answers
Who can vote at the AGM?
You must be a registered vessel owner or operator and have made False Creek your home port for the last year.
What is a home port vessel?
A home port vessel must have spent 4 months or more in False Creek Harbour over the last year. CFVs who actively fish for more than 8 months a year must have designated False Creek as their home port.
Are proxy votes allowed? What if I have two boats?
Proxy votes are not allowed. You must be present to vote. If you own two or more boats you are on
Meeting room construction will start on January 7, 1998. The Harbour Office will be temporally located in a trailer near the washrooms. We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause.
So you want to be a Director?
Get involved and have your say!
Fishers are required to help on the sub-committees, you dont have to be a director.
More information on Directorship is available at the Harbour Office.