National Day of Mourning Sept 19

North Cowichan is recognizing the National Day of Mourning in honour of the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II on Monday, September 19. The statutory holiday was declared by the federal government and supported by the Province of B.C.

Municipal Hall and the Works Yard will be closed on September 19. Curbside garbage and recycling collection, along with recreation facilities and programs, will continue as usual.

Flags at all municipal facilities have been at half-mast since the death of Her Majesty was announced September 8, and will be hoisted to full-staff the morning following her funeral.