Who We Are

Who We Are

Our Society consists of appointed delegates who represent the interests and concerns of citizens from each of the five Lower Columbia communities, as well as RDKB Areas A and B. General membership intake is on-going throughout the year, while our Executive team is elected by society members and serve two-year terms.

Our membership and committees consist of municipal politicians, business leaders, non-government organizations and representatives from many agencies, associations and groups who have an interest in social and economic development in the Lower Columbia region.

Communities We Serve Include:


  • Chair
  • Vice Chair
  • Treasurer/Secretary
  • Directors
  • Executive Director

Society Membership Representation

With a total of 28 members, society representation breaks down as follows:

  • Non Governmental Organizations = 9
  • Business = 11
  • Local government = 7
  • Chair = 1

Total Members = 28

2018 Members

Members listed below comprise all the participants for our regular working committees.

NGO (Non-Governmental Organizations)

  • Trail Chamber of Commerce
  • Columbia Basin Trust
  • Community Futures Development Corporation
  • Tourism Rossland
  • Skills Centre
  • Selkirk College
  • School District #20
  • FAIR
  • KAST

  • Atco
  • Teck
  • MP Wealth Advisory
  • Re-Max
  • H&M Realty
  • KSCU
  • Thompson LeRose & Brown
  • Abrasax Institute
  • Keystone Appraisals
  • Optimum HR Consulting
Local Government Representatives

  • Village of Fruitvale
  • Village of Montrose
  • City of Rossland
  • City of Trail
  • Village of Warfield
  • Electoral Area A of the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary
  • Electoral Area B of the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary
View Our Society Terms of Reference View Our Individual Members List We are always actively seeking new members and encourage you to join us.

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LCCDTS Working Committees

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Economic Development

Economic Development

Attainable Housing Committee

Attainable Housing

Energy Committee

Energy & Sustainability

Health & Hospital Committee

Health & Hospital

Metallurgical Committee


Tourism Committee


North/South Corridor Committee


Columbia River Committee

Columbia River

Sustainable Local Agriculture Committee

Agriculture Committee

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