Shoreline at Tagish
Photo: Paul Dabbs

Tagish local area planning

The Government of Yukon and Carcross/Tagish First Nation are developing a local area plan for the community of Tagish. A steering committee of area residents is helping develop the plan.

What is local area planning?

Local area plans guide the development and use of land in unincorporated Yukon communities. The plans designate areas for specific land uses. Learn more about local area planning.

Shoreline at Tagish

The planning area

The planning area includes most of the developed residential areas of Tagish. It also includes some of the adjacent undeveloped hinterland. The area includes public land, Carcross/Tagish First Nation Settlement Land and privately owned land.
Download a map of the area

What’s happening now?

The Government of Yukon and Carcross/Tagish First Nation are working on reviewing the draft plan. We hope to begin public consultation on the plan in spring 2020.

Who’s on the steering committee?

Carcross/Tagish First Nation appointees:

  • Bill Barrett Sr.
  • Patrick James
  • Adam Winters

Government of Yukon appointees:

  • Martin Allen
  • Paul Dabbs
  • Vicki Hancock

Contact the planners

Michelle Sicotte
Government of Yukon
Manager, community land use planning
Phone: 867-332-5879

Doris Dreyer
Government of Carcross/Tagish First Nation
Land use planner
Phone: 867-333-6631

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