• Camping Suspended at Jordan River Regional Park

    Dec 22, 2014
    Information Bulletin: Victoria, BC - Camping is suspended until further notice at Jordan River Regional Park, the Capital Regional District (CRD) announced today. The decision comes following the BC Hydro seismic study released on December 5, which identified potential hazards from the Jordan River Diversion dam in the event of a major earthquake.
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  • Nils Jensen to Chair Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee

    Dec 19, 2014
    Media Release: Capital Regional District (CRD) Board Chair Nils Jensen announced today that he will chair the Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee (CALWMC).
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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 Board Announces 2015 Chair

    Dec 10, 2014
    New Release: Robert Lapham, Capital Regional District (CRD) Chief Administrative Officer is pleased to announce the 2015 Board of Directors. At their inaugural meeting today, the CRD Board elected their Chair and Vice Chair.
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  • Remember the 3Rs this Holiday Season

    Dec 08, 2014
    Information Bulletin: The Capital Regional District (CRD) reminds residents to make the 3Rs part of their holiday season.
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  • Faster Lab Results Mean Better Patient Care

    Nov 24, 2014
    Media Release: The first totally automated microbiology laboratory in a North American hospital will begin testing patients from across Island Health at Royal Jubilee Hospital on December 8th.
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  • Final Results for Capital Regional District Local Elections

    Nov 20, 2014
    Information Bulletin: The Capital Regional District (CRD) is pleased to announce the final results for the CRD local elections, which identify the following 2015 – 2018 CRD Board members for Salt Spring Island, the Southern Gulf Islands and Juan De Fuca.
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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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  • Funding Approved for Rosalie’s Village Project

    Nov 12, 2014
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board today approved the allocation of $400,000 from the federal Homelessness Partnering Strategy (HPS) for Rosalie’s Village transitional housing project.
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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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  • Referendum Planned Regarding Proposed Taxation Increase on Salt Spring Island

    Oct 15, 2014
    Media Release: On November 15, Salt Spring Island residents are invited to vote on a proposed taxation increase to fund construction of further phases of cyclist and pedestrian facilities on Salt Spring Island.
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  • CRD and Islands Trust Declaration of Candidates

    Oct 10, 2014
    Media Release: The official nomination period for the 2014 general local elections has now closed.
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  • Update of the Brooks Point Regional Park Management Plan

    Oct 09, 2014
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) is updating its management plan for Brooks Point Regional Park and is seeking the community’s input.
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  • Board Receives Progress Report on 2012- 2014 CRD Strategic Plan

    Oct 08, 2014
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board received a report on the 2012-2014 CRD Strategic Plan.
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  • 2015 Kitchen Scraps Landfill Ban and Long-term Processing Plans

    Oct 08, 2014
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board has voted to start the Request for Proposals (RFP) process for the development of a kitchen scraps processing facility in, or within proximity of, the region.
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  • Capital Regional District Develops a New Subcommittee Framework for Wastewater Treatment Planning

    Oct 08, 2014
    Information Bulletin: The Capital Regional District (CRD) has developed a new framework which will allow municipalities and First Nations that are participating in the Core Area Liquid Waste Management Plan (CALWMP) to take a leading role in their communities to identify local opportunities as part of a holistic regional solution.
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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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  • Join Up for the Mill Hill Regional Park 13th Annual Broom Sweep

    Sep 25, 2014
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) is recruiting volunteers for its annual Mill Hill Regional Park Broom Sweep.
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