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​North Cowichan Council is considering an exciting opportunity to develop innovative, affordable housing projects at the following two Municipally-owned properties:3191 Sherman Road (adjacent to the Curling Club)9800 Willow Street (site of the ol... More...
Date of Release: Jan 16, 2017


​January 10, 2017, Cowichan, BC – The Cowichan Valley Regional District (CVRD) and its member municipalities are excited to announce the launch of PlaceSpeak, an online location-based citizen engagement platform, for consulting with residents on an o... More...
Date of Release: Jan 10, 2017


​On December 21, 2016, North Cowichan Council met for about four hours to deal with a variety of interesting issues. Following adoption of the agenda, Council noted that two letters from Cowichan Tribes regarding the Kingsview Comprehensive Deve... More...
Date of Release: Jan 05, 2017


​(December 22, North Cowichan, BC) – North Cowichan Council, in partnership with the Community Land Trust Foundation of BC, has taken a step forward on two innovative, affordable housing initiatives for the community.In July 2016, Council agreed to e... More...
Date of Release: Dec 22, 2016


​​Please use caution on the icy roads this morning.With the rain overnigh​t and then freezing temperatures, many of the roads are icy this morning. North Cowichan’s salt and sand trucks are all currently in operation, and roads are done on a priority... More...
Date of Release: Dec 19, 2016


With fluctuations in temperature, residents are strongly urged to stay away from lakes and ponds that may appear to be frozen. While water bodies may look like they are frozen, it's extremely dangerous, and even life threatening, to ve... More...
Date of Release: Dec 16, 2016


​The North Cowichan Municipal Hall will be closed to the public between the upcoming statutory holidays. The schedule is as follows:Friday, December 23: 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.​​CLOSED: Monday, December 26 - Monday, January 2Th... More...
Date of Release: Dec 15, 2016


​North Cowichan Municipal Council is currently looking for volunteers to serve on the Environmental Advisory Committee.The Environmental Advisory Committee advises Council on ways to oversee and implement North Cowichan’s Climate Action and Energy Pl... More...
Date of Release: Dec 13, 2016


Council faced a full agenda on Wednesday, December 7, 2016, finishing up after more than five hours of deliberation. The meeting began with a delegation from the Chemainus Valley Cultural Arts Society. Peggy Grigor explained their desire to see an ar... More...
Date of Release: Dec 13, 2016


​The City of Duncan and the Municipality of North Cowichan are conducting an Amalgamation Study. A Citizens’ Assembly will be created to review the issue and make a recommendation to both Councils. The Citizens’ Assembly will consist of 36 rando... More...
Date of Release: Dec 07, 2016