Stage 3 Water Restrictions Finally Lifted!

Stage three water restrictions lifted – stage two restrictions will be reinstated The Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) is informing residents that stage three water restrictions will be lifted on Friday, September 18 and that stage two water restrictions will be...

CVRD Rewards Comox Valley Transit Riders!

The Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) has launched the In2Transit promotion to raise awareness about the Comox Valley transit system by celebrating those who get around by bus and by encouraging everyone else to do the same. The first promotion “out of the gate”...

No Smoking in Comox Valley Parks

In order to protect parks and nearby homes from wildfires, the Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) has banned smoking in any of its parks and trails, due to the extremely dry conditions. Park stewards will be patrolling parks such as Nymph Falls, Seal Bay, One Spot...

CVRD & USW Reach Contract Agreement

The Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) and the United Steelworkers (USW) Local 1-1937 have reached agreement on a three-year contract covering unionized regional district employees at the Comox Valley sports and aquatic centres. The agreement runs from February 1,...

Courtenay Rotary Water Park Hours

Due to water preservation efforts and extremely dry conditions, the City of Courtenay will be reducing the operational hours for the Royary Water Park at Lewis Park in Courtenay, effective Friday July 03, 2015. The new hours will be from 10:00am till 5:00pm daily for...

Campfire Ban – 2015

Starting tomorrow, June 27th 2015, you will no longer be permitted to light that campfire on the majority of Vancouver Island. We are only a few days into Summer, but a warm dry spring and an expected hot dry summer are putting our forests at a greater risk than in...

Stotan Falls Closed

Effective immediately 3L Developments Inc, Owners of Stotan Falls and sections of the Puntledge and Browns Rivers has closed off its lands to the public. Unseasonably warm and dry weather has resulted in an extreme fire hazard in the area. 3L has closed off its...

Fire Ban in Fanny Bay

Fanny Bay Fire and Fanny Bay Waterworks Work Together to Conserve Water Due to Critical Water Shortage. The Fanny Bay Fire Department has implemented a complete fire ban due to concerns from the Fanny Bay Waterworks Improvement District of a critical shortage of water...

Free Swimming at the Aquatic Centre!

Free Saturday Swims Sponsored by Canadian Western Bank at the CVRD’s Aquatic Centre This Summer. There will be ample opportunity to cool off this summer as free swimming will be offered Saturday afternoons at the Comox Valley Regional District’s (CVRD) aquatic centre,...