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(June 18, 2018, North Cowichan, BC) – The public and recreation groups will soon have access to a new dock at Art Mann Park on Quamichan Lake. This new dock is being funded jointly by North Cowichan, Rowing BC, and the BC Games Society’s Powerin... More...
Date of Release: Jun 18, 2018


​Notice is given that a Special Council meeting will be held on Monday, June 25, 2018, at 6:00 p.m., in the Council Chambers of North Cowichan Municipal Hall, 7030 Trans-Canada Highway, Duncan, B.C. The purpose of this meeting is to meet with the... More...
Date of Release: Jun 14, 2018


​Council met for 6 hours on June 6 to discuss a number of current issues. I began the Council Meeting with a brief verbal report to let members of Council and the public know that earlier in the day I attended, along with some members of the Che... More...
Date of Release: Jun 13, 2018


​Notice is given under Section 494(1) of the Local Government Act by the Director of Development Services that the Muncipality of North Cowichan proposes to issue three Temporary Use Permits by 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 21, 2018.  Please c... More...
Date of Release: Jun 07, 2018


​The Director of Development Services gives notice that the North Cowichan Council will consider issuance of six Development Variance Permits during its regular meeting to be held on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. at the Municipal Hal... More...
Date of Release: Jun 07, 2018


(Duncan & North Cowichan, BC) - If the result of the June 23 referendum vote is in favour of amalgamation in both the Municipality of North Cowichan and the City of Duncan, transition work would need to begin immediately.The municipalities w... More...
Date of Release: May 23, 2018


(North Cowichan, BC) – May 20 to 26 is Local Government Awareness Week in British Columbia, and in honour of this week, North Cowichan is showcasing a piece of public art in Crofton.During Local Government Awareness Week in 2016, Kathleen Storteboom ... More...
Date of Release: May 22, 2018


As per section 10(2) of the Fire Protection Bylaw, Category 2 Open Burning is banned, consistent with the BC Wildfire Service, effective at noon on Friday, May 18, 2018. This ban will remain in place until furt... More...
Date of Release: May 18, 2018


​Council met for about 4 hours on May 16, 2018. The meeting began with an opportunity for public input on a proposed Notice on Title for 1120 Maple Bay Road. Council directed staff to proceed with the Notice on Title, advising individuals with a... More...
Date of Release: May 18, 2018


​To report a wildfire or irresponsible behaviour within the Municipal Forest Reserve, please call 1 800 663-5555 or *5555 from a cell phone. Information from the public is crucial to ensuring wildfires are responded to as soon as ... More...
Date of Release: May 16, 2018