• Low Pressure Event – Sooke Water System

    May 09, 2016
    Public Service Announcement: During planned work, an event caused the Sooke water system to lose pressure for approximately 7 minutes of May 9, 2016.
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  • New Program Encourages Residents to Travel by People Power

    May 09, 2016
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) has launched a new program to encourage residents to travel without automobiles.
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  • CRD Begins Restoration at Thetis Lake Pistol Range

    May 05, 2016
    Media Release: CRD Begins Restoration at Thetis Lake Pistol Range
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  • EncoreFX Signs Three Year Commitment as Title Sponsor for the $10,000 EncoreFX Victoria International Women’s Tennis Event

    May 04, 2016
    Media Release: EncoreFX Signs Three Year Commitment as Title Sponsor for the $10,000 EncoreFX Victoria International Women’s Tennis Event
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  • CRD and IBC Sponsor Shake Zone Tour for Earthquake Awareness

    May 04, 2016
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) is teaming up with the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) to help ensure British Columbians are prepared, both physically and financially, for an earthquake.
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  • SEAPARC Referendum Passes – Purchased Land for Future Recreation Development

    May 02, 2016
    Residents of the District of Sooke and the Juan de Fuca Electoral Area have voted in favour of purchasing land for the future development and enhancement of recreation services in their community.
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  • Greater Victoria Point in Time Count Results Announced

    Apr 29, 2016
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD), in partnership with Community Social Planning Council (CSPC), the Greater Victoria Coalition to End Homelessness and the Aboriginal Coalition to End Homelessness, announced today the key findings of the 2016 Greater Victoria Point in Time Count.
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  • Vancouver Island Health Authority Transfers Ownership of Property to Capital Regional Hospital District

    Apr 26, 2016
    Information Bulletin: The Capital Regional Hospital District (CRHD) has entered into an agreement with the Vancouver Island Health Authority to take over ownership of Oak Bay Lodge located at 2251 Cadboro Bay Road in the District of Oak Bay after the facility closes in 2019.
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  • Island View Beach Regional Park Draft Management Plan Public Engagement

    Apr 26, 2016
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) is asking for the public’s feedback on the Draft Management Plan for Island View Beach Regional Park. The CRD is updating the management plan for Island View Beach Regional Park to set a future direction for the park.
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  • Pay Parking Begins May 1 at Sooke Potholes and Thetis Lake Regional Parks

    Apr 25, 2016
    Information Bulletin: Pay Parking Begins May 1 at Sooke Potholes and Thetis Lake Regional Parks
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  • Get to Know Your H2O by Taking a Free Public Tour of the Greater Victoria Water Supply Area

    Apr 21, 2016
    Information Bulletin: The Capital Regional District (CRD) will be hosting the Get to Know Your H2O Water Tours from May to July 2016.
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  • Federal Government Confirms CRD Risk Designation for Wastewater Treatment by 2020

    Apr 18, 2016
    Information Bulletin: The Federal Government confirmed the CRD’s risk designation status in a letter to the Chair of the Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee (CALWMC).
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  • 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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