Cumberland

Manulife Investment’s forestry division, formerly Hancock, updated Cumberland on recent work in the region. Supplied file photo

Forest company operating in Cumberland rebranded

Once Hancock, Manulife Investment Management re-introduces itself to council

Manulife Investment’s forestry division, formerly Hancock, updated Cumberland on recent work in the region. Supplied file photo
The soap box derby takes over 2nd Street for the Victoria Day Celebrations. Photo by Mike Chouinard

May long weekend event is back in Cumberland

The May long weekend party finally returned to Cumberland. The Victoria Day…

  • May 21, 2022
The soap box derby takes over 2nd Street for the Victoria Day Celebrations. Photo by Mike Chouinard
Cumberland is preparing a bylaw to cover zoning changes for short-term vacation rentals. (Image, Pixabay)

Cumberland preparing zoning changes for short-term vacation rentals

Licensing loopholes, cash in lieu for parking spaces are among council’s concerns

Cumberland is preparing a bylaw to cover zoning changes for short-term vacation rentals. (Image, Pixabay)
Council considered a heritage alteration permit and variance request for the Cumberland Brewing Company. Record photo

Cumberland approves alteration permit for brew pub

Council asks staff to look into cash in lieu issue for parking space policy

Council considered a heritage alteration permit and variance request for the Cumberland Brewing Company. Record photo
Cumberland council is finalizing property taxes for the year. Record file photo

Cumberland set to pass property taxes for coming year

BRIEFS: Village is taking a look at a communications strategy

Cumberland council is finalizing property taxes for the year. Record file photo
The annual Maypole celebration is part of Cumberland’s Victoria Day celebrations. Photo submitted

Victoria Day celebrations set to return to Cumberland

The theme this year is ‘A Salute to Recreation in Cumberland’

The annual Maypole celebration is part of Cumberland’s Victoria Day celebrations. Photo submitted
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
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