Cumberland

Work is under way at the Bevan Road industrial site. Council recently approved a development permit for a second lot. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Cumberland approves permit for next Bevan industrial site

Latest request for the area includes two industrial warehouse buildings

Work is under way at the Bevan Road industrial site. Council recently approved a development permit for a second lot. Photo by Mike Chouinard
Jeff Hartbower, Bill Friesen, Marci Katz and Ed Varney will share the spotlight at the next Gallery @Weird Church exhibition. Photo by Ali Rodham

Cumberland art exhibit bringing together the work of four friends

Artist Ed Varney reflects, “Everyone is a stranger to everyone else, really,…

Jeff Hartbower, Bill Friesen, Marci Katz and Ed Varney will share the spotlight at the next Gallery @Weird Church exhibition. Photo by Ali Rodham
Cumberland is looking toward an app to help residents get information about solid waste collection. File photo

Cumberland considers app for solid waste service info

The village could partner with regional district on getting the technology

Cumberland is looking toward an app to help residents get information about solid waste collection. File photo
Comox Valley RCMP recently provided an annual update on case numbers for the Village of Cumberland. File photo

Cumberland police files hold steady, despite village’s growth

“I’ve heard around town that your presence is very welcome.”

Comox Valley RCMP recently provided an annual update on case numbers for the Village of Cumberland. File photo
Cumberland has renewed a temporary use permit for a Third Street cannabis retailer. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Cumberland extends temporary permit for cannabis business

With three-year renewal, applicant still has option to apply for rezoning

Cumberland has renewed a temporary use permit for a Third Street cannabis retailer. Photo by Mike Chouinard
Cumberland is making plans for its 125th anniversary in 2023. File photo

Cumberland planning for 125th anniversary in 2023

Village is applying for federal grant to help with budget for next year’s party

Cumberland is making plans for its 125th anniversary in 2023. File photo
There is an information night on the new child care facility coming up at Cumberland Community School. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Info night for Cumberland child care project is May 3

There will be design development drawings on display and other information

  • Apr 25, 2022
There is an information night on the new child care facility coming up at Cumberland Community School. Photo by Mike Chouinard
Join Keisha Everson May 7 at The Abbey in Cumberland for a free cedar weaving workshop. Photo supplied

Gwax’ Dzi Dsas is an affordable housing project in Cumberland

Join Toni Frank and Keisha Everson May 7 at The Abbey in…

  • Apr 24, 2022
Join Keisha Everson May 7 at The Abbey in Cumberland for a free cedar weaving workshop. Photo supplied
Some concerned moms are working with Cumberland’s council on more climate action. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Moms group wants climate action in Cumberland

Group thinks OCP update is ideal time to work in environmental goals

Some concerned moms are working with Cumberland’s council on more climate action. Photo by Mike Chouinard
Village of Cumberland office. Record file photo

Cumberland finalizing annual tax rates on properties

Briefs: Village would like to see provincial trail fund set up

Village of Cumberland office. Record file photo
The plan for a manufactured home park in Cumberland came back before council after a public meeting earlier this year. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Cumberland manufactured home project split into two phases

Council also wants staff to look updating 100-year stormwater plans

The plan for a manufactured home park in Cumberland came back before council after a public meeting earlier this year. Photo by Mike Chouinard
The plan is for a three-storey, multi-family building on Second Street. Record file photo

Cumberland considers tax break for affordable housing project on Second Street

OCP, zoning amendments still need adoption for site of proposed 22-unit building

The plan is for a three-storey, multi-family building on Second Street. Record file photo
Cumberland has approved some late-night work for a regional district project to add a new landfill cell at the Comox Valley Waste Management Centre. File photo

Cumberland approves night hours for landfill work

Regional district is aiming to add liner to the new landfill cell during dry season

Cumberland has approved some late-night work for a regional district project to add a new landfill cell at the Comox Valley Waste Management Centre. File photo
Clayton Postings will be leaving as CAO for the Village of Cumberland. File photo

Cumberland will be looking for new administrator

Clayton Postings will be leaving the CAO position this month

Clayton Postings will be leaving as CAO for the Village of Cumberland. File photo
Cumberland council recently supported a number of Restart grant-in-aid requests. Record file photo

Cumberland Restart grants assist food, health projects

Council used other funding to support business association’s map project

Cumberland council recently supported a number of Restart grant-in-aid requests. Record file photo
Cumberland’s council wants the village to talk to the local business association about patio service over the long term. Record file photo

Cumberland wants to hear from business association on future patio service

Provincial government also extends temporary patio program through next March

Cumberland’s council wants the village to talk to the local business association about patio service over the long term. Record file photo
The Perseverance Trail Run - Cumberland is still planning on expanding its trail toward Comox Lake. Photo supplied

Trail growth provides some challenges for UROC

Cumberland system described as fifth-busiest trail network in North America

The Perseverance Trail Run - Cumberland is still planning on expanding its trail toward Comox Lake. Photo supplied
The former Cumberland United Church is where Weird Church in Cumberland is held. Record file photo

April another busy month at Cumberland’s Weird Church

Cumberland’s Weird Church is hosting numerous events throughout the month of April.…

  • Apr 6, 2022
The former Cumberland United Church is where Weird Church in Cumberland is held. Record file photo
The Ms Adventures (Linda Safford, Joanna Finch, Hazel Lennox and Judy Norbury) will be on hand to celebrate the season finale of the Villagers’ Fireside Variety Show. Photo supplied

Cumberland Villagers’ Fireside Variety Show season finale Friday

Welcoming everyone to the Cumberland Weird Church (Corner of Penrith and First)…

The Ms Adventures (Linda Safford, Joanna Finch, Hazel Lennox and Judy Norbury) will be on hand to celebrate the season finale of the Villagers’ Fireside Variety Show. Photo supplied
An Airbnb map in 2021 shows several properties for rent in Cumberland. Screenshot, Airbnb.ca

Cumberland considers licences for short-term vacation rentals

Village trying to strike balance between affordable housing, visitor spaces

An Airbnb map in 2021 shows several properties for rent in Cumberland. Screenshot, Airbnb.ca