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​Duncan, BC - The Citizens’ Assembly on Municipal Amalgamation will resume its deliberations this Saturday following a month-long recess during which a technical analysis of the proposed merger was completed.During its first three meetings, the 36 ra... More...
Date of Release: Mar 28, 2017


​Notice is given under Section 494(1) of the Local Government Act that the North Cowichan Municipal Council proposes to issue a Temporary Use Permit during its regular meeting to be held on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. at the Municipal H... More...
Date of Release: Mar 22, 2017


​The Council Meeting of March 15, 2017, began with a delegation from Harmen Bootsma, Wharf Manager, to review the 2016 annual report of Municipal wharf operations. He explained that visitor numbers have been negatively impacted by this winter’s poor ... More...
Date of Release: Mar 20, 2017


​North Cowichan Municipal Council is looking for volunteers to serve on the following committees: • Community Planning Advisory Committee,• Environmental Advisory Committee, and• Chemainus Advisory Committee.  The Community Pl... More...
Date of Release: Mar 15, 2017


​Notice is given that a Special Council meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, at 11:10 a.m., in the Maple Bay meeting room of North Cowichan Municipal Hall at 7030 Trans-Canada Highway, Duncan, B.C. to discuss a personnel matter... More...
Date of Release: Mar 14, 2017


​​​(March 10, North Cowichan, BC) – The Sports Wall of Fame Nomination Committee is currently accepting applications for new nominations​.  The nomination deadline is April 28, 2017.The North Cowichan/Duncan Sports Wall of Fame is dedicated to h... More...
Date of Release: Mar 10, 2017


Under the Municipality of North Cowichan's Fire Protection Bylaw, open burning is ONLY permitted between March 15 to April 15 and October 15 to November 15.Only burn when the BC Air Quality Venting Index is "GOOD".  Find the Venting In... More...
Date of Release: Mar 09, 2017


​On Monday, March 13, the construction of a Labyrinth Walking Path is scheduled to begin​ in Chemainus’ Waterwheel Park. The Labyrinth Walking Path is a joint project between the Chemainus Festival of Murals Society and the Rotary... More...
Date of Release: Mar 09, 2017


​Rowing Canada is pleased to confirm that this year’s CanAmMex Regatta​ will take place from July 2 to 8. This event will be hosted by Brentwood College School, Victoria City Rowing C​lub and the Municipality of North Cowichan, with training cam... More...
Date of Release: Mar 08, 2017


​​(March 3, North Cowichan, BC) – North Cowichan, a municipality surrounded by parks, trails, and mountains, has formally adopted a Parks and Trails Master Plan that will guide the resourcing, development, management and expansion of its parks and tr... More...
Date of Release: Mar 06, 2017