Comox Valley Regional District

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.
A shipbreaking operation has become a contentious issue in Union Bay. File photo

Comox Valley Regional District approves shipbreaking resolutions

Area A director hopes a regulatory framework will address concerns

A shipbreaking operation has become a contentious issue in Union Bay. File photo
The CVRD board of directors. Photo by Kim Stallknecht

Comox Valley Regional District board supports Bill C-216

The Comox Valley Regional District board has agreed to write to the…

The CVRD board of directors. Photo by Kim Stallknecht
The Comox Valley Regional District’s Wood Smoke Reduction Program granted 28 rebates last year. File photo

Comox Valley Regional District to increase wood smoke reduction rebates

The Comox Valley Regional District’s Wood Smoke Reduction Program granted 28 rebates…

The Comox Valley Regional District’s Wood Smoke Reduction Program granted 28 rebates last year. File photo
File photo of retired vessels parked in Baynes Sound at Union Bay, south of Courtenay.

Concerned Citizens of Baynes Sound strongly oppose shipbreaking

The Concerned Citizens of Baynes Sound (CCOBS) are strongly opposed to shipbreaking…

File photo of retired vessels parked in Baynes Sound at Union Bay, south of Courtenay.
File photo from Seal Bay Park.

Running event returns to Seal Bay in Comox Valley

A trail running event in Seal Bay is set to return Sunday,…

File photo from Seal Bay Park.
The Comox Valley Regional District is inviting adults to fill out a survey about ice activities. File photo

Comox Valley Regional District launches ice sports survey

The Comox Valley Regional District is inviting adults to fill out a…

The Comox Valley Regional District is inviting adults to fill out a survey about ice activities. File photo
Deep Water Recovery Ltd. owns a ship-breaking company in Union Bay. File photo

Global coalition calls for halt to shipbreaking in Union Bay

A global coalition that advocates for clean and safe ship recycling has…

Deep Water Recovery Ltd. owns a ship-breaking company in Union Bay. File photo
File photo of Seal Bay Park

Comox Valley Regional District invites people to enjoy parks

The Comox Valley Regional District is excited to announce opportunities for residents…

File photo of Seal Bay Park
The CVRD board of directors. Photo by Kim Stallknecht

Comox Valley Search and Rescue looks to purchase facility

Comox Valley Search and Rescue is appealing to the regional district for…

The CVRD board of directors. Photo by Kim Stallknecht
The Concerned Citizens of Baynes Sound included this photo of two ships parked in Union Bay in a presentation to the Electoral Area Services Committee. The photo shows the shipbreaking occurring on the water, which CCOBS said violates the Ministry of Forests (FLNR) foreshore lease. Photo supplied

Concerned Citizens of Baynes Sound want answers about shipbreaking

A group dubbed Concerned Citizens of Baynes Sound (CCOBS) is pressing the…

The Concerned Citizens of Baynes Sound included this photo of two ships parked in Union Bay in a presentation to the Electoral Area Services Committee. The photo shows the shipbreaking occurring on the water, which CCOBS said violates the Ministry of Forests (FLNR) foreshore lease. Photo supplied
Comox Valley Search and Rescue members conducted simultaneous searches Jan. 1-2 in Strathcona Park. Photo supplied

Comox Valley Search and Rescue conducts simultaneous searches

After a record number of operations last year, Comox Valley Search and…

Comox Valley Search and Rescue members conducted simultaneous searches Jan. 1-2 in Strathcona Park. Photo supplied