The public is being invited to provide input on the Cultus Lake Official Community Plan at an open house on Oct. 19.
The plan, which is a collaboration between the Fraser Valley Regional District and Cultus Lake Park Board, will guide the park's development and land use over the next 20 years and more.
The demand for recreational amenities, services and infrastructure at Cultus
Lake are expected to increase with the continued growth of populationsin Chilliwack,
the Fraser Valley and Greater Vancouver area.
Cultus Lake is currently a recreational hot spot with more than 800,000 people visiting over the summer months.
The population in the region also balloons every summer from 675 yearround to 1,700.
An online survey is also being conducted until Nov. 1 to gather community feedback on what should be included in the plan. Check out the survey and learn more on the planning process at plancultus.com.
The open house will take place on Saturday, Oct. 19 at 12-3 p.m. at the Cultus Lake Community Hall at 4220 Columbia Valley Highway.
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