Feb 26, 2021

This week, Colwood Council allocated up to $488,000 from the Affordable Housing Reserve Fund to support the Greater Victoria Housing Society’s redevelopment of Colwood Lodge at 85 Belmont Road, behind London Drugs.

Colwood has an Affordable Housing Policy that requires all new developments to contribute to an Affordable Housing Reserve Fund. This allows the City to redirect these funds...

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Feb 23, 2021

On Thursday, February 25, 2021 between 6:00 pm and 1:00 am the following morning, the Capital Regional District is scheduled to install an underground water main connection at the intersection of Sooke Road and Colwood Crescent near the Colwood Corners development.

Work will take place during night time hours to minimize disruption to the public.

Single land traffic is to be...

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Feb 4, 2021

Calendar Contest

We had so much fun putting this calendar together! We received over 180 photo submissions and have some very talented photographers in Colwood! After much deliberation, we are so excited to share this year's calendar...

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Jan 29, 2021

You may have read news reports naming Colwood as one of Canada's sexiest cities. 

Is it surprising that romance ranks high in Colwood? Our City is home to miles of continuous ocean...

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Jan 19, 2021

The City of Colwood is excited to be embarking on a Waterfront Public Realm Improvement Plan to protect and enhance the City's unique shoreline areas.

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Jan 11, 2021

Latoria Creek Park is famous for its four long sets of nature stairs that allow visitors to wander down into the forested ravine with Latoria Creek meandering through it, and then up the other side and into nearby neighbourhoods.

Whether you're looking for a beautiful rain...

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Jan 4, 2021

Safe in the event of an earthquake

The required safety upgrades to the dam at Lookout Lake...

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Jan 1, 2021

If you think a passenger ferry service from Colwood to downtown Victoria is a tall order, wait until you hear what else Mayor Rob Martin has planned. In this episode, Colwood's Mayor opens up about his ambitious vision for Colwood's Royal Bay development. Martin explains how he planned to convince CRD politicians that a passenger ferry is a good idea. Also, can you say gondola?

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Dec 22, 2020

Westshore Market Insights and Trends for 2021

Business and development representatives in Colwood are invited to join Colwood's second Prosperity Roundtable discussion about COVID-19 business recovery (Read ...

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Dec 18, 2020

Have a great idea to enhance places in Colwood? 

We want you to get involved in creating special places and healthy community activities in Colwood. The City is offering up to $5,000 to be split between great project ideas from our residents.

Now, more than ever, we want to connect our community in a safe way and we want your help! The concept of placemaking is helping to ...

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