Cumberland

Village of Cumberland office. Record file photo

Cumberland revisits financial reserve policies

Village is looking to increase percentages for various stabilization funds

Village of Cumberland office. Record file photo
Council considered a flat roof option but preferred the initial sloping roof proposed. Image, Village of Cumberland report

Cumberland approves variances for project at old hotel site

Council OK’s changes for height, lot coverage and some but not all parking requirements

Council considered a flat roof option but preferred the initial sloping roof proposed. Image, Village of Cumberland report
The Village of Cumberland is making an urban forest bylaw a priority for 2022. Record file photo

Cumberland moves up tree bylaw work to 2022

Idea included in latest financial plan bylaw, which received three readings

The Village of Cumberland is making an urban forest bylaw a priority for 2022. Record file photo
Cumberland’s council discussed ways to expand recreation opportunities during a recent meeting. Image, screenshot

Cumberland looks at expanded recreation opportunities

Measures include regional pilot project, changing family income thresholds for programs

Cumberland’s council discussed ways to expand recreation opportunities during a recent meeting. Image, screenshot
Dannielle Goulet won a pair of gold medals and an overall category at the Natural Canada Pro Qualifier in Toronto. She received her pro card for the sport. Photo supplied

Cumberland bodybuilder enters professional ranks

Dannielle Goulet has officially entered the ranks of professional bodybuilding. Last weekend,…

Dannielle Goulet won a pair of gold medals and an overall category at the Natural Canada Pro Qualifier in Toronto. She received her pro card for the sport. Photo supplied
While Santa Claus is making Christmas gifts at home, his elves are having a party in Cumberland and everyone is invited. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE

Cumberland Community Schools Society presents Santa’s Break Room

This year, the Cumberland Community Schools Society (CCSS) has moved its seasonal…

While Santa Claus is making Christmas gifts at home, his elves are having a party in Cumberland and everyone is invited. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE
Cumberland United Church stands at the corner of Penrith and First. Photo by Mike Chouinard

‘Love embodied’ the theme for Cumberland’s Weird Church December calendar

Weird Church in Cumberland announces December events focused on the theme, “Love…

Cumberland United Church stands at the corner of Penrith and First. Photo by Mike Chouinard
The Waverley Cumberland 8th Annual Amateur Table Tennis Championships take place Dec. 4 at the Cumberland Recreation Institute. Photo via Sarah Kempner Photography

Cumberland table tennis tournament upcoming

Waverley Cumberland 8th Annual Amateur Table Tennis Championships take place this Saturday, Dec. 4

The Waverley Cumberland 8th Annual Amateur Table Tennis Championships take place Dec. 4 at the Cumberland Recreation Institute. Photo via Sarah Kempner Photography
Perseverance Creek’s watershed is the focus of a major planning initiative between the Village of Cumberland and other partners. Screenshot, Scott Bell video on cumberlandforest.com

Cumberland looks to protect Perseverance Creek watershed

Planning initiative includes village, Mosaic, forest society and KFN

Perseverance Creek’s watershed is the focus of a major planning initiative between the Village of Cumberland and other partners. Screenshot, Scott Bell video on cumberlandforest.com
Cumberland held its meeting online for more than a year until this fall. The village is making changes to its procedures bylaws to cover items such as electronic meeting guidelines. Screenshot

Cumberland takes next step on procedure change bylaw

Council had discussed issue this fall and passed first reading at Nov. 22 meeting

Cumberland held its meeting online for more than a year until this fall. The village is making changes to its procedures bylaws to cover items such as electronic meeting guidelines. Screenshot
Cumberland council wants to make a tree bylaw a higher priority in light of development pressures in the community. File photo

Cumberland considers moving up tree bylaw in work plan

Council asks staff during financial plan discussion to look into making it a priority for 2022

Cumberland council wants to make a tree bylaw a higher priority in light of development pressures in the community. File photo
More office renovations are part of the latest round of Restart funding projects for the Village of Cumberland. Record file photo

Cumberland looks to Restart funds for one-time grant program

Other priorities include office renovations, meeting software and generator pad for fire hall

More office renovations are part of the latest round of Restart funding projects for the Village of Cumberland. Record file photo
Cumberland musician and producer Corwin Fox can now add ‘published author’ to his resumé, after the release of his book of one-sentence stories, Kill Love. Photo by Terry Farrell

Comox Valley musician publishes book of one-sentence stories

Cumberland musician and producer Corwin Fox adds ‘published author’ to his portfolio

Cumberland musician and producer Corwin Fox can now add ‘published author’ to his resumé, after the release of his book of one-sentence stories, Kill Love. Photo by Terry Farrell
The Village of Cumberland expects a tax hike of 5-6 per cent for next year. File photo

Cumberland expects average 5.39% tax hike for 2022

“We’ve developed a budget that is flexible.”

The Village of Cumberland expects a tax hike of 5-6 per cent for next year. File photo
Cumberland is in the middle of a BC Hydro program to replace old streetlights. Record file photo

Lights too bright for some in Cumberland

BC Hydro is in the midst of a program to replace old streetlighting

Cumberland is in the middle of a BC Hydro program to replace old streetlights. Record file photo
Cumberland Lake Park keeps getting more popular. Record file photo

Cumberland Lake Park demand keeps growing

Campground had occupancy rate of 85 per cent — up 22 per cent from 2019

Cumberland Lake Park keeps getting more popular. Record file photo
Drawings show the latest view of the proposed building from the south (top) and west (bottom). Image, Village of Cumberland staff report

Building height leaves questions for Cumberland Hotel site

“The public’s concern is the mass of the building and the height of the building.”

Drawings show the latest view of the proposed building from the south (top) and west (bottom). Image, Village of Cumberland staff report
Cumberland Mayor Leslie Baird 2020 headshot. Photo supplied

Cumberland Mayor Leslie Baird’s Remembrance Day address

On Remembrance Day we come together to share our gratitude, pride and…

  • Nov 11, 2021
Cumberland Mayor Leslie Baird 2020 headshot. Photo supplied
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Cumberland bingo nights return – online and in-person

Cumberland Community Schools Society (CCSS) Bingo Nights are back this fall both…

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Cumberland council was holding meetings on Zoom until recently, and the village has been looking at options for meetings in the future. File image

Cumberland council considers meeting options for future

The village has returned to in-person meetings and updating procedures

Cumberland council was holding meetings on Zoom until recently, and the village has been looking at options for meetings in the future. File image
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