Sep 20, 2019

The City will be dismantling a large driftwood structure on the beach along Ocean Boulevard in Colwood.

Any time the City becomes aware of a safety issue in our parks, the issue is assessed and a determination is made about what action needs to be taken.

As unique and artistic as it may be the scale of this structure and potential for harm necessitated its removal.


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Sep 20, 2019

We all need to be aware and take care on our streets and sidewalks.

Last week there were two motor vehicle incidents at the intersection of Metchosin Road and Sooke Road, one involving a pedestrian and...

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Sep 9, 2019

At their meeting on September 9, 2019, Colwood Council resolved to complete an updated Housing Needs Assessment to inform decisions about new housing proposals. The City will collaborate with CRD Housing and other municipalities on the project to make the best use of regional resources and increase opportunities to access grant funding.

New Provincial legislation requires all local...

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Sep 4, 2019

The City has received applications for Zoning and Official Community Plan (OCP) amendments for the Royal Beach property. 

The applications propose creating a new Area Plan for Royal Beach, which will impact land uses, population density, road layouts, traffic patterns, parks planning, shoreline erosion and slope stability assessments.

Staff have asked the Royal Beach developer,...

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Sep 1, 2019

Thanks to the watchful eyes and quick action of residents, Colwood Firefighters were able to extinguish a smouldering fire in a large pile of bark mulch on private property near Veterans Memorial Parkway and...

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Aug 28, 2019

With kids returning to school next week, roads will be very busy. Please drive safely and give yourself extra travel time.

Crosswalks and stop lines are being repainted throughout Colwood now to...

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Aug 27, 2019

This is the time of year when many people head up to Lookout Lake for a refreshing swim. Most people don't think about the dam that holds the lake in place. It was built in 1958 by a private forestry...

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Aug 22, 2019


The scenic stretch of Metchosin Road that looks out over the ocean at Royal Bay is about to be upgraded. 

Gablecraft Homes, the...

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Aug 16, 2019

Hundreds of cyclists will ride along Ocean Boulevard and up Lagoon Road to Metchosin Road on Saturday, August 17th as part of Ryder Hesjedal's Tour de Victoria.


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Aug 9, 2019

The current owner of the Allandale property at Allandale Road and Veterans Memorial Parkway has determined that blasting is required to prepare the site for development. Blasting is expected to begin August 13, 2019 on...

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