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As per section 10(2) of the Fire Protection Bylaw, the present ban on recreational fires (campfires) will be rescinded for the Municipality of North Cowichan, effective at noon on September 11, 2018. PLEASE NOTE: Category 2 & 3 fire... More...
Date of Release: Sep 11, 2018


UPDATE: September 10, 2018The open burning ban remains in effect for the Municipality of North Cowichan. The current status of open burning, including information about bans that may be in place, can always be found on our Air Quality a... More...
Date of Release: Sep 10, 2018


Council met for about 5 hours on September 5, 2018.After much debate and discussion, Council adopted the Council Renumeration Bylaw. This will adjust the salaries for Mayor and Council to align with the average of comparative municipalities, and to c... More...
Date of Release: Sep 06, 2018


​Notice is given that a Committee of the Whole meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 4, 2018, at 4:00 p.m., with City of Duncan Council at Duncan City Hall, 200 Craig Street, Duncan, B.C. The agenda for this meeting can be view here: Sep... More...
Date of Release: Sep 04, 2018


You may recieve an email from communication@perfectmind.com inviting you to complete your online registration for the RecCowichan system. PerfectMind is the software behind RecCowcihan, and this email will give you a temporary password to log-in... More...
Date of Release: Aug 30, 2018


Director of Development ServicesEffective Friday, August 31, Kyle Young will no longer be the Director of Development Services. Mr. Young has decided to move to another community, and we will miss him greatly at North Cowichan!Nelda Richardson is ste... More...
Date of Release: Aug 29, 2018


Council met for over 10 hours on August 15. Council began with three delegations:John Iveson, sharing some feedback about utility and servicing costs for secondary suitesBrian Robertson, providing information about Cowichan Energy Alternativ... More...
Date of Release: Aug 29, 2018


​(August 27, 2018, North Cowichan, BC) – Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) is looking for a home for its new national training centre, and North Cowichan Council hopes that it will be in the Cowichan Valley, centred around Quamichan Lake.In late 2017, RCA c... More...
Date of Release: Aug 27, 2018


​(August 27, 2018, North Cowichan, BC) – Residents in the Sherman Road area are asked to be aware of a storm main replacement project commencing late August and continuing until approximately the end of September. The project will replace a section o... More...
Date of Release: Aug 27, 2018


The Province has increased the drought rating to Level 4 (extremely dry) for East Vancouver Island. In response, water conservation measures will increase to Stage 3 across North Cowichan effective Friday, August 24, 201... More...
Date of Release: Aug 22, 2018