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Water treatment upgrade plans take critical step forward
October 18, 2017
Decisions made at the Comox Valley Water Committee meeting on Tuesday have set a clear course for construction of a new water treatment system beginning in 2019, with interim measures that will address boil water notices within the next six months. A strong financial plan including accessing reserves and aggressively pursuing grant funding is also being pursued.
Comox Valley Water System Stage 3 Extended to September 22
September 20, 2017
Stage 3 water restrictions for the Comox Valley Water System have been extended to 4:30 pm on September 22. These restrictions were originally scheduled to end today but have been extended due to BC Hydro’s continued maintenance and repair work at the Puntledge River generating station.
HMCS Quadra sewer forcemain project begins again September 11
September 11, 2017
Construction of the HMCS Quadra sewer forcemain installation and pump station retrofit is set to resume on September 11.
The Comox Valley Water System will move to Stage 3 Water Restrictions beginning Sunday, September 10 at 8 am until Wednesday, September 20 at 4:30 pm. During this time BC Hydro will conduct maintenance and repair work at the Puntledge River generating station. Fish screens will also be cleaned to help redirect salmon back to the river.
CVRD’s Civic Centre AAP official results are in
August 21, 2017
On July 6th the Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) began its Alternative Approval Process (AAP) for the tax neutral Civic Centre regional office building. The regional office building, currently located within the flood plain, provides essential services (garbage, sewer and water) daily to thousands of residents regionally. To ensure effective service delivery, the CVRD board determined a new regional office building was a strategic priority.