Jun 10, 2019

On June 5th, members of Colwood Council and staff had the distinct honour of participating in a land blessing ceremony at 342 Wale Road with Esquimalt Nation Spiritual Elders MaryAnn Thomas, Elmer Thomas and hereditary Chief Edward...

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Jun 1, 2019

Looking for somewhere free and fun to take your little ones on sunny days? Cool off with a splash at the Colwood Creek Park Spray & Play area from 8 am until 8 pm every day.

The Spray n Play area makes Colwood Creek Park an even better place for family fun in the sun. Just step on the button in the centre of the park for sprays of water from jets in the base and a shower from the...

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May 29, 2019

At their regular meeting on Monday, May 26, 2019, Colwood Council endorsed the Capital Regional District (CRD) Board's climate declaration. Read the report and watch video of the...

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May 22, 2019

Weekly Beach Food Fridays & Saturdays

Starting May 31st, head to the beach in Colwood every Friday & Saturday between noon and 7pm for lunch or dinner by the ocean from favourite local food trucks and free, live music on the driftwood beach stage from 5 to 7 pm. 

Beach Food Fridays & Saturdays is a fun and ...

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May 20, 2019

The old tree stump at the corner of Lagoon and Metchosin Roads is scheduled for removal this week. 

The tree has been a familiar landmark in the community for many years, but the wood has deteriorated to the...

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May 13, 2019

THIS MOVE HAS BEEN POSTPONED to allow Onni to reconsider the location the building will move to.

The former Colwood Corners office building on Sooke Road in front of London Drugs will be moved off the site as Onni continues construction.

The first section of the building is scheduled to roll out on Monday or Tuesday, May 13 or 14. The second section will follow on Wednesday or...

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May 10, 2019

The City of Colwood is encouraging residents to submit their best photos of Colwood to help create a 2020 Colwood Calendar. At the end of each month, Mayor Rob Martin and a judging panel selects photos to be featured in the calendar.

There have been 122 outstanding photos submitted so far and 1,989 votes have been cast. Thank you to everyone who has entered photos and voted for their ...

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May 9, 2019

Mayor Rob Martin and Colwood Council and staff are pleased to announce that Robert Earl will be joining the City of Colwood as Chief Administrative Officer effective August 6, 2019. 

Robert comes to Colwood from the Town of Banff where he has served as Town Manager for the past 15 years. Prior to that,...

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May 8, 2019

It is with great sadness that the City of Colwood recognizes the passing of Dick Emery, a long time community leader who has made significant contributions to Colwood. As a past Fire Chief, CRD Director, volunteer, business owner, and community supporter, Dick was inducted as a lifetime member of the Colwood Fire Department in 1988, presented with a Westshore Chamber of Commerce Volunteer of...

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Apr 17, 2019

The City of Colwood has been recognized with an Award for Excellence in Government Finance for the Sustainable Infrastructure Replacement Plan.

Colwood staff earned top marks for their innovative approach to improving the public’s financial awareness through the exceptionally well implemented financial practices documented in the plan. 


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