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​Council met for about 4 hours on April 18, 2018.  The Council Meeting began with a moment of silence to honour the Humboldt Broncos and all those affected by the tragic accident on April 6. During the Mayor’s Report, Council agreed to writ... More...
Date of Release: Apr 20, 2018


​(April 19, 2018, North Cowichan, BC) – North Cowichan Council continues to move forward on two, municipally-sponsored affordable housing projects with endorsement of revised concept plans for projects at 3191 Sherman Road and 9800 Willow Street.The ... More...
Date of Release: Apr 19, 2018


​The Municipality of North Cowichan is undertaking routine watermain flushing in various areas of the South End water system between Saturday, April 14, and Friday, May 25, inclusive. Users may experience some chlorine odour and flavour. There m... More...
Date of Release: Apr 11, 2018


​Notice is given under Section 494(1) of the Local Government Act by the Director of Development Services that the Municipality of North Cowichan proposes to issue a Temporary Use Permit for 7486 Relke Road on Tuesday, April 17, 2018.  Please re... More...
Date of Release: Apr 09, 2018


(Duncan and North Cowichan, BC) – The Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing has called a referendum vote for Saturday, June 23, 2018 on the possible amalgamation of the Municipality of North Cowichan and the City of Duncan.An impartial informatio... More...
Date of Release: Apr 05, 2018


Council met for about 7 hours on April 4, 2018. After vigorous debate, Council decided to reduce the Class 5 (Light Industry) tax levy by 2.5% and distribute the balance of the levy across the remaining property classes in the same proportion as... More...
Date of Release: Apr 05, 2018


Council met for just over four hours on March 21. The meeting began with a public hearing for an application to rezone 6122 Somenos Road from the Residential One and Two-Family Zone (R3) to Urban Medium Density Comprehensive Development Zone (CD... More...
Date of Release: Mar 29, 2018


​Community members interested in the future development of the Stonehill and Holly Farm properties are invited to learn more at a public information meeting hosted by the property owners:Thursday, March 29, 20187:00 – 8:30 p.m.Island Savi... More...
Date of Release: Mar 27, 2018


​(North Cowichan, BC) – Road work on Beverly Street starts again today.Improvements to Beverly Street began in June 2017 with installation of new, sub-surface water mains. Once the water mains were installed, engineered gravel fill was placed around ... More...
Date of Release: Mar 26, 2018


​Notice is given that a Special Council Closed meeting will be held on Monday, March 26, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Maple Bay meeting room at North Cowichan Municipal Hall (7030 Trans-Canada Highway, Duncan, B.C). The purpose of this meeting is to... More...
Date of Release: Mar 23, 2018