Notice of Motion, Councillor McLean, February 7, 2022 Regular Council Meeting
RE: STIPENDS VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS
“That Council direct the District of Highland’s Fire Chief to provide high level information with a brief overview or information regarding the usual hours of the Highlands Volunteer Fire Fighters for responding and participating in:
*training/practice nights (Thursdays)and, for example: numbers of usual participants and the usual number of hours for practice nights until they are usually going home and, the current stipend per practice night,
First Responders and,
Fires (including calls outs that may go beyond 2 hours in attendance) and, the current stipend per call out,
* fuel reimbursement (if any) for the above within Highlands municipal boundaries. Is this currently being compensated by the District for the Firefighters?
And, further that the requested information provided from the Fire Chief be forwarded to Council’s 2022 Budget discussions.”