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Posted on: December 1, 2020

CVRD welcomes Ben Maartman as Director of Electoral Area H – North Oyster/Diamond

Following a by-election held on Saturday, November 28, the CVRD welcomes Ben Maartman as the new Director, Electoral Area H – North Oyster/Diamond.

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

CVRD adjusts service to reflect new provincial health orders

In response to the recent spike in COVID-19 cases and new provincial orders and guidelines from Dr. Bonnie Henry, the Cowichan Valley Regional District (CVRD) is requiring all persons entering its buildings to wear a mask.

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

CVRD Board adopts strategic plan to guide priorities and focus areas for next two years

After more than 18 months of discussion and deliberation, the Board of Directors for the CVRD has adopted a strategic plan to guide the duration of their term of office and support recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Posted on: February 1, 2020

UPDATE - Highway 1 reopened in both directions, power outages persist

The Trans-Canada Highway has re-opened north of Duncan for traffic in both directions, although a number of local roads remain closed and power outages continue to affect communities across the region.

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Posted on: November 6, 2020

Central Cowichan community policing service seeking expressions of interest

The CVRD has issued a public Request for Expression of Interest to take on the Cowichan Community Policing Services.

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Posted on: February 1, 2020

UPDATE - Transportation corridors remain affected, water levels in some areas have stabilized

The state of local emergency in the Cowichan Valley continues this morning, but water flows in several of the key watersheds in the region appear to have stabilized.

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Posted on: January 30, 2020

Health Information

Remember washing your hands is the best defense, and if you are sick stay home. For accurate information readily updated information on the Coronavirus, go to bccdc.ca or Island Health.

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

Road Maintenance &/or Snow Plowing

The Cowichan Valley Regional District is not responsible for the maintenance and snow plowing of roads.The City of DuncanTown of Lake CowichanTown of Ladysmith and the District of North Cowichan are responsible for ...

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

Extreme Weather Events

If your CVRD electoral area curbside collection is missed due to extreme weather, hang onto your material until the next scheduled collection day. Extra material may be placed at the curb alongside CVRD totes. Please ensure extra recyclable material is la...

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Posted on: November 25, 2019

Update on Odour Issues in Cobble Hill

Update on Odour Issues in Cobble Hill

Update November 25, 2019:

Composting

Fisher Road Recycling (FRR) is aware that some of the recent odour issues in Cobble Hill were reported to originate from FRRs composting operation. As part of its ongoing commitment t...

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