Mar 27, 2017

If you walk the trail around West Shore Parks & Recreation, you notice beautiful new stone distance markers and maps around the accessible trail. 

The trail has a new name as well -- the West Shore Walkway.

The upgrades are part of a Seniors New Horizons Grant the Recreation Centre received to create a Nordic Pole Walking program. 

Today, former Olympic Rower and...

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Mar 27, 2017

Today the City of Colwood and Songhees Nation signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to establish a framework for working collaboratively with respect to the future of the Royal Roads Lands.

The Royal Roads Lands are part of the traditional territory of the Lekwungen, and lie within Colwood’s municipal boundary, but are owned by the Canadian Department of National Defence (DND)....

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Mar 25, 2017

As Canadians, we choose a future where climate change is no longer a threat. Participating in WWF’s Earth Hour is a simple way to show that you want to be a part of the solution and it sends a powerful message that...

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Mar 24, 2017

West Shore RCMP and CRD Animal Control were called to a serious incident between two dogs that occurred at Esquimalt Lagoon at 5:30 pm yesterday afternoon. 

According to CRD Animal Control Officers, a pit bull on leash attacked a smaller dog that was also on leash. The smaller dog did not survive the attack. One person tried to intervene and received minor injuries to their hands. They...

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Mar 24, 2017

On Monday, Mayor Hamilton and Chief Sam will sign a Memorandum of Understanding outlining Colwood and Songhees’ shared interest in working collaboratively to gather and share information regarding the future management of the Royal Roads Lands, and in protecting the environmental, heritage, cultural and social value of the area.

The Royal Roads Lands are part of the traditional...

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Mar 16, 2017

Colwood Corners approvals are in place, paving the way for the property owner to apply for building permits and get construction underway. 

On...

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Mar 15, 2017

These preliminary Council meeting highlights present an overview of selected agenda items only. Please refer to the meeting minutes for full details. In the event that there is a discrepancy between documents, the minutes prevail. We encourage you to get all the details. Read the full agenda and watch the video on the Colwood website at: www....

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Mar 6, 2017

The Colwood Parks team plans to be working in the playground at Colwood Creek Park beginning Monday, March 6, 2017 for three or four days (depending on the weather). 

The pea gravel in the playground will be removed and replaced with a new engineered wood fibre play surface. The new surface provides better fall protection, is accessible for wheel chairs and strollers, and is easier to...

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Feb 28, 2017

These preliminary Council meeting highlights present an overview of selected agenda items only. Please refer to the meeting minutes for full details. In the event that there is a discrepancy between documents, the minutes prevail. We encourage you to get all the details. Read the full agenda on the Colwood website at: www.colwood.ca/...

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Feb 16, 2017

These preliminary Council meeting highlights present an overview of selected agenda items only. Please refer to the meeting minutes for full details. In the event that there is a discrepancy between documents, the minutes prevail. We encourage you to get all the details. Read the full agenda on the Colwood website at: www.colwood.ca/...

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