Jolliffe re-elected as CVRD board chair

  • Nov. 8, 2017 2:30 p.m.

Bruce Jolliffe

The Comox Valley Regional District board re-elected Bruce Jolliffe as chair and Bob Wells as vice-chair for 2018, Tuesday at its inaugural meeting.

The CVRD board is comprised of municipal council members who are elected from their respective councils and elected representatives from the region’s electoral areas. The board elects its chair and vice-chair position each year.

The chair, along with nine directors, oversee activities and services that the district delivers to its 66,000 residents. Jolliffe represents Baynes Sound – Denman/Hornby Island as an electoral area director, and Wells is a councillor from the City of Courtenay.

“We will continue to achieve much by working together on our strategic priorities,” said Jolliffe. “As the chair of the board I will continue to help deliver sustainable results for our residents, both rural and urban, that reflect the values and needs of our community.”

Just Posted

Walk Off The Earth returning to Vancouver Island MusicFest

Juno award-winning group to headline Friday lineup at Comox Valley Exhibition Grounds

Comox hockey player nominated for Hobey Baker Award

Myles Powell is a forward at Rochester Institute of Technology

Campbell River Fire Department douses truck fire on Inland Island Highway

A driver pulled over when the engine in his truck started smoking… Continue reading

CVRD addresses odour issues at wastewater treatment plant — again

The Comox Valley Regional District is moving ahead with plans to upgrade… Continue reading

All the colours of the rainbow, in a cloud

Rare phenomenon spotted at Mount Washington

B.C. cougar kitten rescued after mother struck by vehicle

Conservation Officers find home for young kitten found dehydrated and frostbitten near Williams Lake

Opinion: Dare to be smarter

Just say no works for more than just substance abuse

‘Sing Me a Song’ about B.C. for a chance at $1,000 contest prize

Entries due by March 30 for lieutenant-governor’s British Columbia-themed competition

Facing reality of death, B.C. man learns real meaning of life

Even while preparing for the end, something inside Keven Drews won’t let him stop living

Former B.C. fire chief gets seven months for possession of child porn

The 63-year-old pleaded guilty during a brief hearing last year to one count

B.C. VIEWS: Public school ‘crisis’ doesn’t exist

More teachers pour in, union wants results suppressed

UPDATE: Hold-and-secure lifted after Nanaimo RCMP locate student who threatened self-harm

Eight schools were under hold-and-secure orders after possible threat Thursday, Jan. 18

Suspected Toronto serial killer targeting gay community arrested

A 66-year-old man is charged with first-degree murder in disappearance of two Toronto men

Comox cannabis lab takes step forward towards reality

A former Comox Valley resident and current adjunct botany professor at UBC… Continue reading

Most Read