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Friday, August 29, 2014:

Moving to Stage Three Water Restrictions

Due to BC Hydro’s fall maintenance on the Puntledge River generating station, the Comox Valley Regional District water system will be supplying water to consumers via standby pumping stations from Tuesday, September 16 at 9 a.m. until Thursday, September 25 at 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014:

Work Begins on Next Phase of Rotary Trail

The fourth phase of the Rotary Trail connecting 21st to 26th Streets is now under construction, with expected completion in mid-October.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014:

Labour Day Facility Closures

On Monday, September 1, 2014, City facilities will be closed for the Labour Day statutory holiday.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014:

Courtenay Outdoor Pool Closed for the Season

The Courtenay Outdoor Pool has closed for the season a few days earlier than expected. As of Tuesday, August 26, the outdoor pool and adjacent wading pool are closed. The Courtenay Rotary Water Park in Lewis Park remains open.

Monday, August 25, 2014:

Ralph Barrat and the Sharp Seven Concert at Simms Park this Sunday!

Come listen to popular jazz favorites at Simms Park this Sunday August 31 at 7:00pm, the final performance of the free summer concert series hosted by the City of Courtenay.

Friday, August 22, 2014:

Hawaiian Wrap-up Party at the Outdoor Pool CANCELLED

The Hawaiian Wrap-Up Party originally scheduled for Friday, August 29 has been cancelled due to the unexpected early season closure of the outdoor pool.

Friday, August 22, 2014:

Registration is now on for the Parent Saver Program at Courtenay Recreation

Looking for children's day camp activities for September in case of a delay in the start of the school year?

Tuesday, August 19, 2014:

Gladstone Brewing Co. Proposed Brewery Lounge Endorsement

The applicant would like to open a brewery lounge at 244 4th Street (4th and Cliffe). The City is requesting written feedback from area residents and businesses by September 4, 2014.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014:

Public Hearing Tuesday, September 2: Rezoning Application 425 Back Road

The property owners have applied to rezone this property to allow a secondary suite within an existing single family dwelling.

Monday, August 18, 2014:

XLR8 will rock Simms Park this weekend

XLR8 brings their rock ‘n roll extravaganza to Simms Park this Sunday August 24 at 7:00pm. This performance is part of a free summer concert series hosted by the City of Courtenay.

Thursday, August 14, 2014:

Native Son’s Hall exterior stain and painting work

Crews will be working on the exterior wood and window frames from August 18 to September 13, from 7am to 4pm, Monday to Saturday, weather permitting.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014:

Register for Fall Programs at Courtenay Recreation

Registration has begun for Fall 2014 programs at Courtenay Recreation.

Monday, August 11, 2014:

Blues Legends concert at Simms Park this weekend

The popular “Blues Legends” take the stage this Sunday August 17 at 7:00pm at Simms Park, as part of a free summer concert series hosted by the City of Courtenay.

Wednesday, August 06, 2014:

All Hands on Deck for the City of Courtenay's 100th Birthday Party

The Government of Canada has provided multi-year funding of $93,800 for the City of Courtenay’s centennial celebrations.

Wednesday, August 06, 2014:

City Responds to "Friends of Maple Pool" Proposal

Courtenay City Council has responded to a proposal by the Friends of Maple Pool.

Tuesday, August 05, 2014:

Home Adaptations for Independence Program

The Home Adaptations for Independence (HAFI) program provides financial assistance to help eligible low-income seniors and people with disabilities in British Columbia to continue to live in the comfort of their home.

Tuesday, August 05, 2014:

Duo of Duos Concert at Simms Park

Duo of Duos take the stage this Sunday August 10 at 7:00pm at Simms Park as part of a free summer concert series hosted by the City of Courtenay.

Thursday, July 31, 2014:

City Prepares for Sewer Line Replacement in Morrison Creek

Work will take place from August 1 to 29, from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm, Monday to Saturday, weather permitting.

Thursday, July 31, 2014:

Campfires once again banned in the Coastal Fire Centre

Effective at noon on Aug. 1, 2014, campfires will once again be prohibited in all areas of the Coastal Fire Centre, with the exception of Haida Gwaii and the coastal area known as the "fog zone".

Tuesday, July 29, 2014:

Fitzgerald Avenue Road Construction

On Wednesday and Thursday, August 6 and 7, 2014, the City of Courtenay will be working on road improvements and paving along Fitzgerald Avenue between 21st and 26th Streets.

Monday, July 28, 2014:

BC Day Facility Closures

On Monday, August 4, 2014, City facilities will be closed for the BC Day statutory holiday.

Friday, July 25, 2014:

Stage Two Water Restrictions Have Begun

Due to low inflows into the Comox Lake reservoir and in anticipation of low water conditions for the near future, the Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) is moving to stage two water restrictions on July 25.

Friday, July 25, 2014:

Lewis Water Park Reopening After Repairs

After two days of repairs and testing, the Lewis Water Park will be able to reopen later this morning, Friday July 25. The water park has been closed since Tuesday afternoon due to a water line break.

Thursday, July 24, 2014:

Home Energy Rebate Offer (HERO) Program

Get incentives for your home energy upgrades completed by March 31, 2015 through this program, offered by BC Hydro and FortisBC.

Thursday, July 24, 2014:

Lewis Park Water Park Temporarily Closed for Repairs

The Lewis Water Park remains closed today, Thursday July 24, while crews test the repairs made yesterday to a broken water pipe.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014:

Regional Program Tackles Aggressive Knotweed

This program, in partnership with the Coastal Invasive Species Committee (Coastal ISC) asks the public to report sightings of knotweed in the Comox Valley, and will provide professionals to conduct treatments on select sites.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014:

Public Hearing, Tuesday August 5: Rezoning Application 601 Crown Isle Blvd and 3303 Ryan Rd

The property owners have applied to rezone portions of land to accommodate a proposed 31 single family lot subdivision and commercial use.

Monday, July 21, 2014:

Fiddlejam Performs at Simms Park This Weekend

Come enjoy fiddling, an integral part of our Canadian culture, with Fiddlejam playing this Sunday July 27 at 7:00pm at Simms Park.

Thursday, July 17, 2014:

Open Fires Banned in most of Coastal Fire Centre

Effective at noon on July 17, 2014, all open burning (including campfires, Category 2 open fires and Category 3 open fires) are prohibited in all areas of the Coastal Fire Centre except the “fog zone” and Haida Gwaii.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014:

North Island Hospitals Project Construction Has Started

Construction work for the new $606.2 million North Island Hospitals Project has begun at both the Courtenay and Campbell River sites.

 
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