Sep 21, 2020

Royal Beach in Colwood will be the film location for a new Netflix series titled “Maid”. Expect to see film crews and equipment in the area as early as the last weekend of...

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Sep 18, 2020


To make the Royal BC Museum’s collections and archives more accessible, the B.C. government will build a new collections and research building in Colwood.

“Today we are taking the first major step to modernize the Royal BC Museum,” said Lisa Beare, Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture. “Our...

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Sep 17, 2020

This morning the Province announced they have purchased an elementary school site in Colwood's Royal Bay neighbourhood.

"This is wonderful news for our fast-growing, family-friendly, seaside community in Colwood," said Mayor Rob Martin. "It's important for the growing number of families in Royal Bay and will relieve pressure in our other elementary schools...

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Sep 13, 2020

Ever thought about becoming a Colwood Volunteer Firefighter?

Colwood Fire Rescue is recruiting now!

Be part of a great team and gain valuable training and experience while serving your community in a big way.

Men and women 19 years of age or older who live in Colwood are encouraged to apply.


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Sep 13, 2020

Lookout Lake Park will be closed temporarily while the City undertakes required safety upgrades to the dam that holds the lake in place. 

To do this, the water level in the lake will need to be lowered temporarily. Pumping is expected to start Monday, September 14 and take approximately one week. Update: pumping was delayed and will now begin September 28.

Once the water level is...

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Sep 9, 2020

Seaspan Victoria Shipyards has announced plans to consolidate their South Island supply chain operations in a new 85,000 [*correction 81,500] sq.ft. office and warehousing space in Colwood's Allandale District on Veterans Memorial Parkway near Sooke Road. The property is owned by Omicron Development Inc.

Seaspan's new...

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Aug 31, 2020

After a valuable summer observing how Ocean Boulevard can be enjoyed without through traffic, last night Council reaffirmed their June 22 resolution to reopen the road in September.

The City will work to remove the barriers by the end of the day on September 8, following the long weekend. ...

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Aug 28, 2020

Now, more than ever, it's important to keep yourself healthy. Which is why the City of Colwood has arranged for residents to get a free flu shot close to home this fall.

Three days of flu shot clinics will be offered at the Juan de Fuca Fieldhouse on Sunday, October 25th, Sunday, November 1st and Sunday, November 8th. Vaccinations will be administered by pharmacists from Latoria...

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Aug 26, 2020

Where: Sooke Road and Island Highway between Wale Road and Metchosin Road

When: Friday, August 28, 2020 from 9am to 3pm AND Saturday, August 29, 2020 from 7am to 7pm

What: Road paving

Paving is planned on Sooke Road from Wale Road to Metchosin Road to improve the road surface and extend the life of the road.


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Aug 14, 2020

The best place to find information about recent Council decisions is by viewing Council videos and reading the associated agendas, minutes, reports and plans. You'll find all the details at

The highlights linked below present an overview of selected items to help residents pinpoint issues that are important to them...

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