Water, News

Saltair Water System Flushing & Meter Reading

Saltair Water System Flushing Notice UPDATE for 19 Mar 2018 Posted by: 16 Mar 2018 Saltair Water Advisory Committee The CVRD will be carrying out flushing of the Saltair water system Monday, March 19, 2018.  Residents may experience some air in the lines and discolouration of the water supply during these operations.  Should this occur,… Continue reading Saltair Water System Flushing & Meter Reading

Buildings, News, Taxes & Grants

Poll Results

For the past few months, Saltair News and Views has been asking, “Should Saltair citizens have a vote (a referendum) about spending Saltair property tax and grant money on renovating the Saltair Community Centre?”  We received 63 responses.  81% (51 responders) said, “Yes.”  11% (11 respondents) said, “No.” This was the second poll we took… Continue reading Poll Results

Events, News

Meetings About Policing Priorities in North Cowichan/Duncan

The North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP and the Cowichan Community Policing Advisory Society want to hear from citizens.  Two open houses have been scheduled to gather the public input necessary for the Mounties to review their policing priorities and services.  Follow this link for information: https://www.bclocalnews.com/news/what-do-you-think-are-policing-priorities-in-north-cowichan-duncan/

Buildings, News, Taxes & Grants, Water

Don’t Reward Bad Behaviour

The CVRD’s proposed new water and watershed protection service and tax looks like nothing more than a cash grab.  Some of the services the CVRD now wants us to pay for with an initial $15 per $100,000 tax appear to have been or are being provided already.  If they aren’t, we should expect them to… Continue reading Don’t Reward Bad Behaviour

News, Taxes & Grants, Water

February 15, 2018 CVRD Water Open House

The CVRD has announced a series of Water Open Houses, starting Feb 6 at Lake Cowichan; Feb. 8 at Island Savings Centre (Duncan); Feb. 13  at Kerry Park;  and Feb. 15th at Frank Jameson Community Centre.  All meetings run from  3-5 pm and 6-8pm.  Placespeak input will be received from Feb. 5. The CVRD is looking… Continue reading February 15, 2018 CVRD Water Open House

News, Taxes & Grants, Water

SWAC Community Update

Chemoy & Dogwood: The water main upgrades on Chemoy & Dogwood that were to be done is 2017 are now being done in the next few weeks. The contract was awarded to David Stalker Excavating for $199,455.90 (with GST).  This work includes renewing all services and re-routing the water main located behind homes where breaks… Continue reading SWAC Community Update