Cumberland

Cumberland is looking at a couple of election procedure changes for this fall’s municipal elections. File photo.

Cumberland considers voting changes for fall

“We’ve been really successful with advance voting.”

Cumberland is looking at a couple of election procedure changes for this fall’s municipal elections. File photo.
Cumberland Community Schools Society bingo nights are returning. (stock photo Pixabay)

Cumberland Community Schools Society is bringing back CCSS Bingo Nights

Cumberland Community Schools Society (CCSS) is bringing back CCSS Bingo Nights every…

Cumberland Community Schools Society bingo nights are returning. (stock photo Pixabay)
The Waverley Hotel is one of the latest additions to Cumberland’s heritage register. Record file photo

Cumberland council approves two heritage sites

Waverley Hotel, Cumberland Community Church are latest register additions

The Waverley Hotel is one of the latest additions to Cumberland’s heritage register. Record file photo
The Rotary Club of Cumberland Centennial, through Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Canada program, provides books on a monthly basis to pre-school age children. Photo supplied

Cumberland Rotarians invest in children’s literacy

The Rotary Club of Cumberland Centennial is investing in children’s literacy through…

The Rotary Club of Cumberland Centennial, through Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Canada program, provides books on a monthly basis to pre-school age children. Photo supplied
This creation, Angels , will be part of Clive Powsey’s exhibit at The Gallery @ Weird Church in Cumberland. The show called Pentimenti opens March 26.

Cumberland’s Gallery @ Weird Church has a new exhibit

The Gallery @ Weird Church is excited to welcome a show called…

  • Mar 23, 2022
This creation, Angels , will be part of Clive Powsey’s exhibit at The Gallery @ Weird Church in Cumberland. The show called Pentimenti opens March 26.
Vickey Brown is running for mayor of Cumberland. Photo supplied
Coun. Vickey Brown will be running for mayor of Cumberland this fall. Photo supplied

Coun. Vickey Brown is running for mayor of Cumberland

“Cumberland deserves to have leadership that can express the values of our community.”

Vickey Brown is running for mayor of Cumberland. Photo supplied
Coun. Vickey Brown will be running for mayor of Cumberland this fall. Photo supplied
One of the community grant requests is for a museum Family Days program. Record file photo

Cumberland council is split over community grants

For now, council sticks to 70 per cent funding formula but will review wording

One of the community grant requests is for a museum Family Days program. Record file photo
Cumberland’s council wants to get equipment in to start construction on a new wastewater treatment plant as soon as possible. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Cumberland council wants sewage plant started soon

Council authorizes budget to allow contractor to commence

Cumberland’s council wants to get equipment in to start construction on a new wastewater treatment plant as soon as possible. Photo by Mike Chouinard
The Cumberland Community School has expressed safety concerns about school access. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Cumberland school asks road safety questions

Active transport group wants council to work with school district on plan

The Cumberland Community School has expressed safety concerns about school access. Photo by Mike Chouinard
Cumberland will be updating its website. Much of the traffic goes to parks and recreation searches. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Technology is target for Cumberland’s latest Restart funds

Update on the village’s website will be one of the top priorities

Cumberland will be updating its website. Much of the traffic goes to parks and recreation searches. Photo by Mike Chouinard
Cumberland has approved rezoning to allow the region to add a second leachate pond at the Comox Valley Waste Management Centre. Record file photo

Cumberland approves leachate pond rezoning

Site will be a secondary pond to handle overflow at landfill site

Cumberland has approved rezoning to allow the region to add a second leachate pond at the Comox Valley Waste Management Centre. Record file photo
The Village of Cumberland is looking at active transportation. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Cumberland surveys residents on active transportation

“This master plan is really going to play a part in connecting our community”

The Village of Cumberland is looking at active transportation. Photo by Mike Chouinard
The farmer’s market in Cumberland wants to expand but keep the Sunday event downtown. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Cumberland market looks to expand operations

Organizers hope to keep Sunday event in the downtown core

The farmer’s market in Cumberland wants to expand but keep the Sunday event downtown. Photo by Mike Chouinard
Cumberland wants more information on community policing and relations from the local RCMP as one of its main priorities for policing for the year. Black Press file photo

Cumberland wants clarity from RCMP on community policing

Comox Valley RCMP is also being invited to present annual report to council

Cumberland wants more information on community policing and relations from the local RCMP as one of its main priorities for policing for the year. Black Press file photo
‘Androcles Too Petrified’ is one of the Daniel Needham pieces on display at the Worthy Room Gallery in Cumberland. Photo supplied

Comox Valley sculpturist showing his work in Cumberland

If a picture can paint a thousand words, can a sculpture carve…

  • Feb 23, 2022
‘Androcles Too Petrified’ is one of the Daniel Needham pieces on display at the Worthy Room Gallery in Cumberland. Photo supplied
Perseverance Creek’s watershed is the focus of a local planning initiative, though the province is now working on a watershed strategy of its own. Screenshot, Scott Bell video on cumberlandforest.com

Cumberland sending message to province about watershed

Community has also launched its own Perseverance watershed plan

Perseverance Creek’s watershed is the focus of a local planning initiative, though the province is now working on a watershed strategy of its own. Screenshot, Scott Bell video on cumberlandforest.com
The regional district wants to add a second leachate pond at the Comox Valley Waste Management Centre in Cumberland. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Cumberland considers leachate pond rezoning

Regional district wants to add a secondary pond to handle overflow

The regional district wants to add a second leachate pond at the Comox Valley Waste Management Centre in Cumberland. Photo by Mike Chouinard
The community school in Cumberland. Image, Google image

Comox Valley Schools, Cumberland set up child care agreement

A provincial grant will be used to build and run a new facility with 75 spaces

The community school in Cumberland. Image, Google image
Cumberland is having to revisit plans for funding a new plant to replace the current wastewater treatment plant. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Cumberland changes funding plans for wastewater plant

Council wants to continue with reedbed, wetlands aspects of treatment

Cumberland is having to revisit plans for funding a new plant to replace the current wastewater treatment plant. Photo by Mike Chouinard
The Quarantones will perform Saturday, Feb. 19, in Comox, and Sunday, Feb. 20, in Cumberland. Photo supplied.

Quarantones hosting concerts in Comox and Cumberland

The Quarantones, a Comox Valley men’s chorus is presenting their “New Directions”…

The Quarantones will perform Saturday, Feb. 19, in Comox, and Sunday, Feb. 20, in Cumberland. Photo supplied.