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​The Municipality of North Cowichan (MNC) submitted an application to the BC Environmental Assessment Office (BCEAO) on March 31, 2015 to amend the existing BCEAO Certificate #W09-01 to be able to run the Chemainus Wells year round.Presently, operati... More...
Date of Release: Jul 22, 2016


ADVISORY UPDATE:  Island Health reports that it is safe to swim again at Malcolm Road Beach in Chemainus.   Background: During periods of hot weather, Island Health tests water at public beaches to ensure that th... More...
Date of Release: Jul 22, 2016


​A new skate park is coming soon to Crofton! The Municipality of North Cowichan is pleased to announce that Vancouver Island's Radius Construction has been selected to construct a new community skate park ... More...
Date of Release: Jul 20, 2016


​Notice is given that a Special Council meeting will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 7, 2016, in the Council Chambers of North Cowichan Municipal Hall at 7030 Trans-Canada Highway, Duncan, B.C. The purpose of the meeting is to meet with th... More...
Date of Release: Jul 05, 2016


July 5, 2016 - Duncan, British ColumbiaThe Municipality of North Cowichan, the City of Duncan, Cowichan Tribes, and Areas D and E of the Cowichan Valley Regional District (CVRD) will be relocating the existing Joint Utility Board Sewage Treatment Pla... More...
Date of Release: Jul 05, 2016


The Municipality of North Cowichan has partnered with Encorp Pacific to provide recycling bins in several locations within our community. Recycling containers will be installed in the downtown cores of Chemainus and Crofton and at certain p... More...
Date of Release: Jun 27, 2016


Public Advisory: Island Health reports that it is safe to swim again at Kin Beach in Chemainus, Maple Bay Beach, and Fuller Lake Park. During periods of hot weather, Island Health tests water at public beaches, and classifies them&... More...
Date of Release: Jun 24, 2016


North Cowichan Municipal Council invites public input on the subject of corporate sponsorship. Corporate sponsorship is a form of advertising in which companies pay to be associated with certain events or facilities. An example is the Island Savings ... More...
Date of Release: Jun 24, 2016


​On June 15, North Cowichan Council held a marathon Council meeting that lasted nine hours. The meeting began with the presentation of the awards for the Value-added Woodworking Contest. Jared Popma, Lincoln Rae and Lucas Hols shared first prize for ... More...
Date of Release: Jun 21, 2016


​Notice is given that a Special Council meeting will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 29, 2016, in the Council Chambers of North Cowichan Municipal Hall at 7030 Trans-Canada Highway, Duncan, B.C. The principal purpose of the meeting is to ... More...
Date of Release: Jun 20, 2016