Water bottling proponent defends plan to Cumberland

Merville’s Scott MacKenzie speaks to the Village to counter ‘emotional pleas’


Cumberland moves to ban bottled water businesses from zoning bylaw

Issue will go to advisory planning commission before coming back to council


Comox Valley plans Island water symposium for April

Event will look at work being done to encourage water stewardship


Province calls on Islanders to conserve water immediately

Some streams approaching critical levels, threatening salmon and fish