• CRD Adopts Project Board Approach to Core Area Wastewater Project

    May 11, 2016
    After hearing a presentation from Minister Peter Fassbender, at the CRD Board meeting, the CRD Board decided to adopt a standard project management framework approach that will allow for the project to move into the Planning Phase and meet the federal 2020 deadline.
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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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  • 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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  • Core Area Wastewater Consultation Launches with Online Survey and Consultation Opportunities

    Jan 26, 2016
    Media Release: The Chairs of the Eastside and Westside Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery Select Committees (Eastside and Westside Select Committees) officially launched an online survey today as part of the public consultation on potential wastewater treatment options.
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  • CALWMC Seeking Public Input on Approaches to Wastewater Treatment

    Jan 14, 2016
    Media Release: The Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee (CALWMC) voted to begin consultation on a number of approaches to wastewater treatment in the Core Area.
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  • Cost Estimates, Environmental Benefits and Sites for Five Core Area Wastewater Treatment Options Released Today

    Dec 04, 2015
    Information Bulletin: Today, the CRD released a report with new information relating to the Core Area wastewater treatment project.
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  • CALWMC takes important steps forward: 4 option sets approved for additional costing analysis

    Nov 05, 2015
    Media Release: The Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee (CALWMC) took important steps forward this week by approving four option sets for costing and financial analysis.
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  • Westside Solutions Announces Poll Results and Next Steps in Public Engagement

    Nov 03, 2015
    Media Release: Westside Solutions (Westside Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery Select Committee), announced the results of the random sample poll conducted with Westside residents, and a plan for phase 2 of public consultation.
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  • Wastewater Fairness and Transparency Advisor Available to the Public

    Sep 10, 2015
    On August 14, 2015, the Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee (CALWMC) announced Ms. Kim Cholette as the Fairness and Transparency Advisor for the region’s wastewater treatment and resource recovery project – and she’s now ready to take submissions from the public.
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  • CALWMC Takes Key Steps Forward with Wastewater Treatment Planning Process

    Aug 14, 2015
    Media Release: The Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee (CALWMC) made three important decisions this week that will provide guidance on its work going forward on costing options in the coming months. The CALWMC has secured technical support to conduct detailed analysis and engineering work, selected six individuals to the Technical Oversite Panel, and chosen a Fairness and Transparency Advisor.
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  • Royal Colwood Golf Club Considered as Possible Wastewater Treatment Site

    Jul 16, 2015
    Media Release: The Westside Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery Select Committee (Westside Select Commitee) has received a letter from the Royal Colwood Golf Club offering a three-acre parcel of land for consideration as a possible wastewater treatment site.
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  • Westside Solutions Commits to Considering Additional Privately Owned Treatment Sites until July 13

    Jun 30, 2015
    Information Bulletin Victoria, BC– The Westside Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery Select Committee (Westside Solutions) today committed to considering potential wastewater treatment sites put forward by private property owners on the westside until July 13.
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  • Public Input Sought on Wastewater Treatment Options

    Jun 25, 2015
    Media Release: The Eastside and Westside Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery Select Committees (Eastside and Westside Select Committees) are encouraging the public to weigh in on potential wastewater treatment options. Option sets for both the Eastside and Westside Select Committees were presented to the public at an open house last night (June 24) where an estimated 400 people were in attendance.
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  • Westside Solutions Announces Potential Wastewater Treatment Sites

    Jun 18, 2015
    Media Release: Westside Solutions (the Westside Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery Select Committee), today announced the location of 20 potential wastewater treatment sites in the westside communities. These sites represent the full list of potential sites developed through technical analysis.
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  • Westside identifies potential wastewater treatment and resource recovery sites

    May 01, 2015
    Media Release: A potential list of 20 technically feasible sites for wastewater treatment and resource recovery facilities in the westside communities of Esquimalt, View Royal, Colwood and Langford has been compiled by the Westside Solutions technical committee.
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  • Westside Solutions Innovation Days Explores Wastewater Treatment Technology

    Apr 24, 2015
    Media Release: The Westside Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery Select Committee (Westside Solutions) will be hosting Innovation Days at Royal Roads University April 28-30, 2015.
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  • Westside Solutions Releases Survey Results

    Mar 13, 2015
    Media Release: The Westside Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery Select Committee (Westside Solutions) has released the information obtained from the survey that was conducted in December and January along with a brief summary report highlighting some key points expressed by survey respondents.
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