Proclamations are ceremonial documents that recognize the value and importance of an event, campaign or non-profit organization that have city-wide significance to Colwood. They are issued by the Mayor, upon request, to designate a special day, week, or month.

- 2017 -

May 2017

May 7: Neighbour Day
May 28 - June 3: Victims and Survivors of Crime Week

February 2017

February: Heart Month


- 2016 -

December 2016

December 3: International Day of Persons with Diversabilities

November 2016

November: Adoption Awareness Month
November 4: Random Act of Kindness Day

October 2016

October 5: World Cerebral Palsy Day
October 16-22: National Teen Driver Safety Week

September 2016

Sept 10 - 17: KidSport Week

June 2016

June 2016: ALS Awareness Month
June 2016: World Oceans Day and River to Oceans Week
June 4, 2016: Access Awareness Day
June 20 - 24, 2016: Westshore Refugee Sponsorship Group Week

May 2016

May: National Missing Children’s Month
May 15-21: Public Works Week
May 25: National Missing Children’s Day

March 2016

March 26: Purple Day for Epilepsy Awareness

February 2016

Feb 15 - 19: Chamber of Commerce Week


- 2015 -

December 2015

December 3 – International Day of Persons with “Diversibilities”
December 11 – A Day for Our Common Future

November 2015

Random Acts of Kindness Day: November 6, 2015
Louis Riel Day: November 16, 2015

October 2015

Community Living Month: October 2015
Waste Reduction Week: October 19-25, 2015
International Day of Older Persons: October 1, 2015

September 2015 

Literacy Month: September 2015
Childhood Cancer Awareness Month: September 2015
KidSport Week: September 6 - 13, 2015

June 2015

National Health and Fitness Day: June 6, 2015

May 2015

National Missing Children's Month: May 2015
World Partnership Walk Day: May 31, 2015
Missing Children's Day: May 25, 2015
Public Works Week: May 17-23, 2015

March 2015

Purple Day for Epilepsy Awareness: March 26, 2015

February 2015

Heart Month: February 2015
Heritage Week: February 10-17, 2015