Comox Valley Regional District

The Comox Valley Sewer Service’s Liquid Waste Management Plan (LWMP) is nearing completion. File photo

Comox Valley sewer plans ready to share with community

The Comox Valley Sewer Service’s Liquid Waste Management Plan (LWMP) is nearing…

  • Mar 24, 2022
The Comox Valley Sewer Service’s Liquid Waste Management Plan (LWMP) is nearing completion. File photo
Route 22 crew member explains why a partially filled ferry departs for Hornby, leaving vehicles behind at the Gravelly Bay terminal. Photo supplied

Hornby, Denman residents call ferry service unacceptable

Islands calling for larger, newer ferries

  • Mar 24, 2022
Route 22 crew member explains why a partially filled ferry departs for Hornby, leaving vehicles behind at the Gravelly Bay terminal. Photo supplied
Comox Valley elected officials who addressed the Provincial Electoral Boundaries Commission Thursday in Courtenay, from left: Comox Mayor Russ Arnott, Area C director Edwin Grieve, Area A director Daniel Arbour, Cumberland Mayor Leslie Baird, Courtenay Coun. Doug Hillian and SD71 trustee Sheila McDonnell.

Leaders advocate to restore Comox Valley provincial electoral district

At a Thursday visit to Courtenay by the Provincial Electoral Boundaries Commission,…

Comox Valley elected officials who addressed the Provincial Electoral Boundaries Commission Thursday in Courtenay, from left: Comox Mayor Russ Arnott, Area C director Edwin Grieve, Area A director Daniel Arbour, Cumberland Mayor Leslie Baird, Courtenay Coun. Doug Hillian and SD71 trustee Sheila McDonnell.
The Children’s Interactive Garden at the Gardens on Anderton. Photo supplied

Anderton Therapeutic Gardens Society appeals to politicians for support

The Anderton Therapeutic Gardens Society has appealed to Comox Valley Regional District…

The Children’s Interactive Garden at the Gardens on Anderton. Photo supplied
Homeless encampment in Courtenay. File photo

Comox Valley directors approve $350,000 requisition to support the homeless

A regional Homelessness Supports Service has reached its seventh year of operation.…

Homeless encampment in Courtenay. File photo
This photo by Douglas Waller shows a Crash To Pass feature race that included 15-foot Fiberglas boats.

Comox Valley directors approve second reading of contentious application

A group of Black Creek residents delivered a second presentation against a…

This photo by Douglas Waller shows a Crash To Pass feature race that included 15-foot Fiberglas boats.
To submit a letter to the editor, e-mail letters@comoxvalleyrecord.com Include your first and last name and your city of residence. Letters will be edited.

LETTER – Comox Valley Regional District’s justification for cancelled beach fire program questioned

Dear editor, Gathering around a beach fire has got to be one…

  • Mar 10, 2022
To submit a letter to the editor, e-mail letters@comoxvalleyrecord.com Include your first and last name and your city of residence. Letters will be edited.
BC Transit and the Comox Valley Regional District have announced route 15, Comox Mall/Aquatic Centre. File photo

Comox Valley Regional Transit System adds new route

Riders in the Comox Valley Regional Transit System will soon benefit from…

  • Mar 7, 2022
BC Transit and the Comox Valley Regional District have announced route 15, Comox Mall/Aquatic Centre. File photo
CVRD staff will compile a report about options to find alternative voting structures for water. File photo

Comox director hopes for more equitable water vote structure

Comox director Ken Grant takes issue with the assignment of weighted votes…

CVRD staff will compile a report about options to find alternative voting structures for water. File photo
The Sewer System Conveyance Project is estimated to cost $82 million. File photo

Comox Valley Sewage Commission considers costly projects

The Comox Valley Sewage Commission endorsed a design-build component of a complex…

The Sewer System Conveyance Project is estimated to cost $82 million. File photo
The CVRD board of directors group photo. Missing: Melanie McCollum. Photo by Kim Stallknecht

Comox Valley economic development service review complete

On Feb. 15, the Comox Valley Regional District board reviewed the final…

The CVRD board of directors group photo. Missing: Melanie McCollum. Photo by Kim Stallknecht
A community-wide aquatics strategy will shape the future of public swimming in the Valley for the next 25 years. File photo

Public feedback needed on future of Comox Valley aquatics

The Comox Valley Regional District and City of Courtenay are joining forces…

A community-wide aquatics strategy will shape the future of public swimming in the Valley for the next 25 years. File photo
Team Richards, B.C. U18 curling champions, look to add another title to their resume at the B.C. Junior (U21) Curling Championships Feb. 22-27 at the Comox Valley Curling Club. File photo

B.C. U21 curling championships coming to Comox Valley

The Comox Valley Curling Club (CVCC) is hosting the 2022 B.C. Junior…

Team Richards, B.C. U18 curling champions, look to add another title to their resume at the B.C. Junior (U21) Curling Championships Feb. 22-27 at the Comox Valley Curling Club. File photo
The Comox Valley Regional District board says a shipbreaking operation in Union Bay is a non-permitted use in an industrial zone. File photo

Comox Valley Regional District board deems shipbreaking a non-permitted use

The Comox Valley Regional District board says a shipbreaking operation in Union…

The Comox Valley Regional District board says a shipbreaking operation in Union Bay is a non-permitted use in an industrial zone. File photo
The Beulah Creek village project proposes 26 townhouses and duplexes on Hornby Island. File photo

Comox Valley Regional District board allocates money to housing project

At the Feb. 15 meeting, the CVRD board approved a $100,000 allocation…

The Beulah Creek village project proposes 26 townhouses and duplexes on Hornby Island. File photo
The Comox Valley Minor Hockey Association is replacing the Chiefs name and logo with an image that does not invoke Indigenous stereotypes. File photo

Comox Valley Minor Hockey seeks financial aid to help rebrand project

The Comox Valley Minor Hockey Association is requesting financial assistance from the…

The Comox Valley Minor Hockey Association is replacing the Chiefs name and logo with an image that does not invoke Indigenous stereotypes. File photo
Saratoga Speedway owner Rob Leighton hopes to build a campground at the site in Black Creek. File photo

Noise the key concern of proposal for Black Creek race track

Rural directors of the Comox Valley Regional District approved second reading of…

Saratoga Speedway owner Rob Leighton hopes to build a campground at the site in Black Creek. File photo
This photo by Douglas Waller shows a Crash To Pass feature race that included 15-foot Fiberglas boats.

Black Creek group requests due process in Saratoga application

The Comox Valley Regional District will be reviewing an application to rezone…

This photo by Douglas Waller shows a Crash To Pass feature race that included 15-foot Fiberglas boats.
Deep Water Recovery runs a shipbreaking operation in Union Bay. File photo

Directors say shipbreaking a non-compliant use in Union Bay

Rural directors who comprise the Electoral Area Services Committee of the Comox…

Deep Water Recovery runs a shipbreaking operation in Union Bay. File photo
File photo of CVRD board.

Comox Valley Regional District launches budget process

The Comox Valley Regional District launched its 2022-2026 financial planning process Jan.…

  • Jan 31, 2022
File photo of CVRD board.