Apr 13, 2022

Food and Music at the Beach every weekend

Beach Food Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at the Lagoon Beach with live music every Saturday evening from 5 to 7 pm. Get all the details at www.colwood.ca/BeachFood

Music and dancing in local parks on Friday evenings

Music in the Park Friday evenings from 6...

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Apr 11, 2022

A new pedestrian and cycling overpass will safely connect the Galloping Goose Regional Trail through Colwood now that the City has been successful in earning a $3.6M grant from the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program...

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Apr 8, 2022

Colwood's emphasis on the importance of valuing and preserving natural assets was highlighted in Douglas Magazine recently. The recognition followed Colwood's creation of a full inventory of natural assets in the City. The inventory will be expanded over time to support the City's efforts to sustain, preserve, enhance and increase natural resources in Colwood.

What exactly are natural...

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Apr 7, 2022

At 1:47 am on Thursday morning, Colwood Fire received a call reporting a house on fire in the 3300-block of St. Troy Place in Colwood.

Early reports indicated that the house was on fire and occupants may still be inside. The first arriving Colwood engine was on scene within seven minutes of the call, along with View Royal and Langford firefighters.

Firefighters immediately...

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Mar 28, 2022

Colwood is seeking input from residents to better understand where and how encounters with rabbits affect community members, to inform decisions about whether some form of management is needed.

We are fortunate to be connected to nature in Colwood, and encounters with animals are a source of joy for many. At the same time, we acknowledge that animals such as deer, raccoons, rabbits,...

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Mar 25, 2022

You may see the Colwood Parks team in Havenwood Park on Friday, April 1, 2022 doing some Urban Forest Management work planned in collaboration with...

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Mar 23, 2022

Winter weather is tough on roadways, and Ocean Boulevard in Colwood takes an extra beating with storm surges sending salt water up onto the road and parking areas.

The Colwood Public Works team is preparing to grade and level the parking areas along the beach on Ocean Boulevard to improve accessibility for visitors and address drainage issues.

Work is scheduled for March 31...

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Mar 21, 2022

West Shore Parks & Recreation is calling for Artists Expressions of Interest.

Local artists are encouraged to submit an expression of interest to design a piece of artwork which will enhance and...

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Mar 17, 2022


VICTORIA, B.C. – The 47th edition of the Greater Victoria Flower Count ended on March 16, 2022. Community and elementary school engagement were strong with 27,875,292,158 blossoms counted over the week-long event.

This is a massive bouquet Greater Victorians are sending to the rest of Canada as COVID-19 pandemic restrictions ease and...

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Mar 16, 2022

During spring break and continuing through the fall, construction will begin on a signalized intersection and a transit exchange at Metchosin Road and Latoria Boulevard in Colwood's Royal Bay neigbourhood. These planned upgrades are triggered by current and future growth in Royal Bay and Royal Beach to enhance safety and support a range of transportation options whether you are walking,...

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