• Geotechnical Work Scheduled for Commerce Circle

    May 29, 2017
    Geotechnical site investigation work will take place this week at 4219 Commerce Circle in Saanich. The work will consist of a mobile drilling rig arriving to collect a number of core samples on May 31, 2017.
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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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  • 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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  • Restoration of Bowker Creek at Oak Bay High Now Complete

    Mar 01, 2016
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  • CRD Board Approves Housing Funding for Vulnerable Citizens

    May 13, 2015
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board today approved the recommendation to award a Regional Housing Trust Fund (RHTF) grant totalling $425,000 to assist Latitude Living Ltd. in the construction of 34 new affordable rental housing units.
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  • CRD Announces Shortlist for Design-Build of Japan Gulch Disinfection Facility Upgrade

    Mar 27, 2015
    Media Release: Three qualified teams (Contractor/Consultant) have been shortlisted to participate in the Request for Proposals (RFP) phase of the competitive selection process to complete the Design and Build Phases of the Japan Gulch Disinfection Facility Upgrade.
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  • Upgrade of Dam at Elk/Beaver Lake Benefits Parks Users and Fish Habitat

    Mar 11, 2015
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) has completed upgrades to the Colquitz River Dam outlet and structure, replacing the former weir structure at the south end of Elk/Beaver Lake in Elk/Beaver Lake Regional Park.
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  • Grants Approved for Construction of Affordable Rental Housing

    Feb 11, 2015
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board today approved the recommendation to award three Regional Housing Trust Fund (RHTF) grants totalling $2,385,000 to assist the Greater Victoria Rental Development Society, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul and the Pacifica Housing Society in the construction of new affordable rental housing.
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  • Capital Regional District to Secure Affordable Housing Properties

    Jan 27, 2015
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) is pleased to announce that it has reached an agreement with the Province to purchase 22 properties currently leased to the CRD’s Housing Corporation. The properties have 538 affordable housing units that the Capital Regional Housing Corporation (CRHC) constructed on the leased land over the last 30 years.
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  • Request for Qualifications Released for the Japan Gulch Disinfection Facility Upgrade Project

    Jan 19, 2015
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  • CRD Seeks Comment on Draft Strategy for a Sustainable Future

    Jan 15, 2015
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) is seeking public input on a Draft Regional Sustainability Strategy (RSS), a vision for the region that will guide decisions affecting our communities to 2038.
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  • Last Chance to Access Solar Hot Water System Incentives

    Jan 12, 2015
    Media Release: With the New Year upon us, residents and businesses in the Capital Region can lead the way in solar hot water technology by taking advantage of the remaining solar hot water incentives through the Solar CRD program.
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  • CRD to Consider Forming Wastewater Select Committee for Saanich, Victoria and Oak Bay

    Jan 07, 2015
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee today passed a motion recommending that the CRD Board approve the formation of a Wastewater and Resource Recovery Select Committee for the Saanich, Victoria and Oak Bay participants of the Core Area Liquid Waste Management Plan (CALWMP).
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  • New Residential Care Facility “The Summit at Quadra Village” Receives Final Approval

    Jan 06, 2015
    Media Release: The Capital Region Hospital District (CRHD) is pleased to announce that the property it has purchased at 955 Hillside Avenue Victoria can now be developed for The Summit at Quadra Village, a 320-unit residential care facility for seniors who need complex and dementia care.
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  • Affordable Housing for At-Risk Youth Opens in Sooke

    Dec 17, 2014
    Media Release: Today marked the official opening of the Hope Centre, a new 25-unit development in the District of Sooke, providing more affordable housing options for Aboriginal youth and adults who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
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  • Management Plan Updated for Brooks Point Regional Park

    Dec 11, 2014
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board and Regional Parks Committee have approved an updated management plan for Brooks Point Regional Park on Pender Island.
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  • Capital Regional District Searches for its Next ‘Slogan Master’

    Nov 14, 2014
    Media Release: Tomorrow marks the beginning of the Capital Regional District (CRD) Fats Oils and Grease (FOG) Slogan Master Challenge.
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  • Official Opening Of The Heights at Mt. View

    Oct 28, 2014
    Media Release: Seniors in the Greater Victoria area are celebrating a significant achievement with today’s official opening of The Heights at Mt. View, a new residential care community.
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  • Westside Wastewater and Resource Recovery Select Committee Holds First Meeting

    Oct 28, 2014
    Media Release: The first meeting of the Westside Wastewater and Resource Recovery Select Committee, with members from Colwood, Esquimalt, Langford, View Royal and Songhees Nation, was held on October 23, 2014.
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  • Construction Complete! New Post Anesthetic Recovery Room at Saanich Peninsula Hospital

    Oct 03, 2014
    Media Release: Residents will benefit from the new and expanded Post Anesthetic Recovery Room at Saanich Peninsula Hospital that officially opened.
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