• Region’s Health Care Facilities to Benefit from Capital Funding

    Apr 15, 2016
    Media Release: The Capital Regional Hospital District (CRHD) Board has approved funding of over $6.7 million to support capital projects and equipment purchases to improve and upgrade the region’s health care facilities.
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  • Curbside Glass Collection to Continue

    Apr 14, 2016
    Information Bulletin: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board confirmed that the collection of glass containers, as part of the CRD curbside blue box program, will continue until at least the current collection contracts expire on April 30, 2019.
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  • CRD Board Approves Award of Recreation Software Contract

    Apr 14, 2016
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) has approved the award of a five year contract for recreation management software.
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  • CRD Arts IDEA and Project Grant Application Deadline

    Apr 12, 2016
    Information Bulletin: The deadline for the Capital Regional District (CRD) Arts Development IDEA and Project Grant applications is approaching. Project Grants provide funding for arts organizations; IDEA Grants provide funding for arts-based initiatives by non-arts organizations.
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  • CRD Celebrates Students for Solving Real-Life Sustainability Challenges

    Apr 06, 2016
    Media Release: Last night, students celebrated their real-world solutions for climate change and sustainability challenges put forward by local governments, institutions and non-profit organizations at the third annual Ready, Set, Solve awards ceremony.
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  • Community Consultation to Commence for Updated Centennial Park Master Plan

    Apr 04, 2016
    Media Release: The Salt Spring Island Parks and Recreation Commission (PARC) is embarking on a community consultation process to inform a comprehensive update to the 1966 master plan for Centennial Park.
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  • CRD and CRHD Boards Approve 2016 Budgets

    Mar 30, 2016
    Victoria-The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board today approved its 2016 – 2020 Financial Plan and corresponding Bylaw.
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  • Approval of Federal PPP Canada Funding Extension

    Mar 30, 2016
    Victoria-The CRD's CAO, Robert Lapham, has signed an extension of the conditional agreement with PPP Canada that will allow for a six-month funding extension while the committee continues to make progress on planning for enhanced wastewater treatment for the Core Area.
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  • Province Supports Extension Request for Wastewater Planning

    Mar 23, 2016
    Victoria, BC- In a letter to the Federal Minister of infrastructure and Communities, the province has expressed its support for an extension to the P3 Canada funding agreement which currently expires on March 31, 2016.
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  • Boil Water Notice for Lyall Harbour – Boot Cove Water System (Saturna Island) - Lifted March 19, 2016

    Mar 17, 2016
    Capital Regional District (CRD) would like to inform the public that Island Health has posted a boil water notice for the Lyall Harbour
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  • Contract Awarded to Tritech Group for Japan Gulch Drinking Water Disinfection Facility Upgrade Project

    Mar 16, 2016
    Information Bulletin: The Regional Water Supply Commission has approved awarding a Design-Build Contract (RFP-2015-975) for the Japan Gulch Drinking Water Disinfection Facility Upgrade to Tritech Group Ltd.
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  • Province, CRD build alliance in new regional emergency management partnership

    Mar 15, 2016
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  • New Members Appointed to the CRD Arts Advisory Council

    Mar 15, 2016
    Information Bulletin: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Arts Committee is pleased to announce the appointment of Bill Crook, Carolyn Heiman, Johanne Hemond and Stacey Larche to the CRD Arts Advisory Council.
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  • New unit dose medication distribution to increase patient safety

    Mar 10, 2016
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  • CRD and T’sou-ke First Nation Form Partnership for Leech Water Supply Access

    Mar 10, 2016
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board has unanimously supported an agreement with the T’Sou-ke First Nation to access the Leech Water Supply Area for traditional use activities.
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  • CALWMC Selects Two-Plant Treatment Option; Will Work with Province in Planning Phase

    Mar 09, 2016
    Media Release: The Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee (CALWMC) selected a two-plant treatment option as a base case to form a conditional amendment to the 2010 Liquid Waste Management Plan (LWMP).
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  • Celebrate Fix a Leak Week to Reduce Water Waste

    Mar 07, 2016
    Information Bulletin: This year the Capital Regional District (CRD) joins over fifty other communities across North America to promote Fix a Leak Week, March 14-20.
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  • Restoration of Bowker Creek at Oak Bay High Now Complete

    Mar 01, 2016
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  • CRD to Assess Options for Horse Riders on Lochside Regional Trail

    Feb 18, 2016
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) will investigate options for continued equestrian use on the section of the Lochside Trail between Blenkinsop Greenway and Island View Beach Road.
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  • Water Main Break on Latoria Road at Wishart Road Causes Disruption to Water Service

    Feb 16, 2016
    Public Service Announcement For Immediate Release February 16, 2016 Capital Regional District Integrated Water Services is currently undertaking an emergency water main repair due to a water main break on Latoria Road ...
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