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Posted on: May 18, 2022

Public and business input sought on potential workforce housing solutions for Cowichan

Economic Development Cowichan has launched a survey seeking feedback from workers and employers on strategies to address the shortage of workforce housing in the region, in anticipation of developing a Workforce Housing Strategy later this year.

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Change to waste disposal fees at CVRD Recycling Centres

Starting June 1, 2022 the CVRD is increasing the disposal fees for some materials accepted at the Bings Creek, Peerless Road and Meade Creek Recycling Centres.

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

CVRD launches community engagement on a three-stream curbside collection service in electoral areas

Based on feedback and ideas shared during the initial engagement process, CVRD staff will design curbside collection options to meet the community’s needs. The CVRD will then seek community feedback on these options in late 2022.

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Posted on: May 6, 2022

Changes to annual water restrictions take effect across Cowichan region

Local governments and water purveyors across the Cowichan region have collaborated to add an additional stage of water restrictions to deal with extreme drought conditions as experienced in the summer of 2021.

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Posted on: April 11, 2022

Public input sought in development of Cowichan Internet and Cellular Connectivity Strategy

Economic Development Cowichan is leading the development a strategy that will provide a roadmap to better connectivity for the whole region. Provide your input on this important issue today.

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Posted on: March 24, 2022

Youth internship program helps restore sensitive parkland along Koksilah River

A group of youth in the Cowichan region are gaining valuable work experience and helping restore sensitive habitat areas within a sub-regional park as part of a new youth internship program.

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