• New affordable rental housing coming to the capital region

    Mar 28, 2017
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  • Funding will support wider tsunami warning range

    Mar 28, 2017
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  • Capital Regional District Acquires Parkland at Mary Lake

    Mar 23, 2017
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) is pleased to announce a land purchase from the Greater Victoria Greenbelt Society (GVGS) near Mary Lake in the District of Highlands.
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  • CRD and CRHD Boards Approve 2017 Budgets

    Mar 22, 2017
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board has approved its 2017 budget and financial plan.
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  • New rental housing helps single mothers and vulnerable women in Saanich

    Mar 17, 2017
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  • Traffic Safety Commission Increases Awareness of Driving Risks with Video Contest

    Mar 17, 2017
    Media Release: The CRD Traffic Safety Commission has launched a new campaign to address the risks associated with drug impaired driving in B.C.
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  • Progress report of regional emergency management partnership

    Mar 16, 2017
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  • Construction starting on Capital Regional District’s Wastewater Treatment Project

    Mar 16, 2017
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  • Media Release: Get Involved in the Gulf Islands Regional Trails Plan

    Mar 08, 2017
    The Capital Regional District (CRD) is developing a regional trails plan for Galiano, Mayne, North and South Pender, Salt Spring and Saturna Islands. The plan will identify a conceptual regional trail route on each of the islands, and include direction for implementation.
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  • New consolidated 9-1-1/police dispatch centre to enhance public safety

    Feb 27, 2017
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  • CRD Initiates Dispute Resolution on the 2016 Regional Growth Strategy Bylaw

    Feb 22, 2017
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board initiated dispute resolution on the 2016 Regional Growth Strategy (RGS) bylaw at its February 22, 2017 meeting.
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  • CRD Board Opposed to Privatization of Canadian Airports

    Feb 22, 2017
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board passed a resolution requesting the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) to call on the Federal Government to not proceed with the potential privatization of Canadian airports in the upcoming federal budget.
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  • 2017 Arts Development Operating Grants Awarded to 29 Organizations

    Feb 20, 2017
    Media Release: The CRD Arts Commission has recently approved Arts Development operating grants for the 2017 funding year. A total of $2,153,060 will provide annual assistance to 29 arts organizations in the Capital Region
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  • CRD Board Approves Contract for E&N Rail Trail Construction

    Feb 08, 2017
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board has awarded a contract to start the next segment of the E&N Rail Trail – Humpback Connector, to be constructed between Hallowell and Maplebank Roads.
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  • Royal Theatre to Receive Upgrades through Canadian Heritage Grant

    Jan 23, 2017
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board has approved the Conditional Grant Agreement with the Government of Canada that will provide the CRD with a contribution of $400,000 for upgrades to the Royal Theatre.
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  • Blue-Green Algae Advisory Lifted at Elk/Beaver Lake Regional Park

    Jan 13, 2017
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  • CRD Adopts Growth Strategy Amendment Related to West Shore Land Swap

    Jan 11, 2017
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board has approved amendment of the 2003 Regional Growth Strategy (RGS) bylaw to extend the Regional Urban Containment and Servicing Policy Area.
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  • CRD Board Holds Inaugural Meeting

    Jan 11, 2017
    The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board held its inaugural meeting today. CRD Board Chair Barbara Desjardins delivered her inaugural speech outlining the Board’s focus for the year ahead and appointments to standing committees.
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  • Geotechnical Work Scheduled for McLoughlin Point

    Jan 06, 2017
    Information Bulletin: The Core Area Wastewater Treatment Project will begin to gather additional information about the subsurface conditions at McLoughlin Point for the Wastewater Treatment Plant.
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  • CRD Board Approves 2017 Wholesale Water Supply Rate

    Dec 14, 2016
    The CRD Board has approved the 2017 wholesale water supply rate, which will remain the same as the 2016 rate at $0.6375 per cubic metre as recommended by the Regional Water Supply Commission.
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