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 company. ...Read More »
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...Read More »
Mayor Martin shared some thoughts about his vision for Colwood with John Juricic, host of the West Shore Business podcast on July 31, 2019.
In the podcast, Mayor Martin talks about the plan for Colwood's town centre, thinking...Read More »
A wooden screen is now complete midway along the beach on Ocean Boulevard to house two portable washrooms. It will prevent tipping of the facilities by wind or mischief and reduce the unsightliness of the facilities inside.
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Onni Group is expected to do its next big concrete pour at Colwood Corners on Thursday, July 25, 2019. Jerome Road will be closed at Sooke Road to allow for the trucks to operate.
The concrete work for the large corner building is expected to be largely complete by September when the first building will take shape.
There has also been large core drilling equipment on site to...Read More »
Gablecraft is expected to move their Royal Bay office building at the corner of Latoria Bouelvard and Metchosin Road up to 365 Latoria Boulevard, opposite Ryder Hesjedal Way.
The move is scheduled to take place Wednesday, July 24 and Thursday, July 25, 2019. There may be some brief traffic delays as the large buildings are transported between...Read More »
Head to the beach in Colwood on Saturday, July 20, 2019 for live music all day with a food truck festival, a craft beverage garden, a street market, a climbing wall, paddling, cycling and more! We're celebrating summer with FREE fun on the street, sand, and sea on Ocean Boulevard along Esquimalt Lagoon. You'll find Eats & Beats on the beach between the castle and the lighthouse, with the...Read More »