Aug 1, 2018

Update August 1, 2018: Survey responses are being tabulated

Like most municipalities, Colwood has a Traffic Calming Policy that ensures residents are included in decision making about traffic calming initiatives proposed for their neighbourhood.

In July 2018, surveys were sent...

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Aug 1, 2018

The City of Colwood will lease the municipally owned building at 170 Goldfinch, near Esquimalt Lagoon, to the owners of Ocean Grove to use as a sales centre as they move forward with plans to resume development on the site.

The five year agreement will provide an estimated $20,880 in revenue annually to the City, as well as building improvements, including new plantings near the...

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Jul 27, 2018

WHERE:     Throughout Colwood

WHEN:        July 27 - July 30, 2018

WHAT:        MS Infrastructure Management Services, Ltd has been contracted by the City of Colwood to conduct a pavement condition survey on 128 survey kilometers of roadway.  The survey is scheduled to commence the July 27th and will last approximately three days including...

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Jul 20, 2018

The Colwood Parks team is doing some tree management at Lookout Lake Park to remove a tree from the dam and clean up a fallen tree that is hanging over the weir.

Maintenance of the dam is...

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Jul 11, 2018

Nine new background maps have been added to Colwood's draft Official Community Plan (OCP).

Colwood Council is taking this extra step to ensure the plan is clear, complete, and meets all legislated requirements, despite the fact that many contemporary OCP's do not include all the background information specified in the Local Government Act.

The information on the maps provides...

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Jul 10, 2018

A series of new parks and trails planned for the Royal Bay development received final approval from Colwood Council on July 9, 2018.

The plan includes both Natural Parks and Neighbourhood Parks. Natural parks are open spaces that provide both recreational opportunities and ecosystem functions, such as restoring habitat connectivity between the forest and the...

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Jul 5, 2018

On Saturday, July 7, 2018 a small portion of Ocean Boulevard will be closed to make space for the one day Eats & Beats at the Beach event. 

Vehicles can still access and park along the waterfront and lagoon, however, cars cannot...

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Jun 25, 2018

Head to Colwood's breathtaking oceanfront beach on Saturday, July 7, 2018 for live music all day — a food truck festival, a street market, a climbing wall, paddling, cycling and more! We're celebrating summer with FREE fun on the street, sand, and sea along Ocean Boulevard at Esquimalt Lagoon. (...

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Jun 15, 2018

UPDATE June 15, 2018: The repairs are complete! The stairs in Latoria Creek Park are open and safe for use. Thanks for your patience.

UPDATE June 13, 2018: Repairs to the Latoria Creek Park stairs...

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