5th Street Bridge Project
The 5th Street Bridge Project is underway. Expect delays and detours if you drive, walk, cycle or take transit. Plan ahead and allow extra time for daily commutes.
Outdoor Pool at Lewis Park Opening for the 2021 Season
May 7, 2021
Get your swims and splashes in this summer at the Outdoor Pool at Lewis Park! The pool opens for the season on Monday, May 31st. Register for pool programs starting Monday, May 17th.
New Temporary Traffic Signals, Single-Lane Alternating Traffic 24/7 at 5th Street Bridge Starting Saturday
May 7, 2021
The contractor is installing temporary traffic signals to manage traffic at both ends of the bridge on Saturday, May 8. The new traffic pattern will remain in place until October.
New in 2021: Centralized BC Home Owner Grants
May 6, 2021
Municipalities can no longer accept home owner grant applications. All property owners can now claim current year home owner grant by applying directly to the Province. Apply now for 2021.
New 5th Street Bridge Priority Lanes
May 4, 2021
New priority lanes are in place at both ends of the bridge to allow emergency responders, school buses, and transit vehicles to bypass any congestion caused by construction on the bridge.
Stage 1 Water Restrictions in Effect May 1
April 30, 2021
The Comox Valley Water System will be under Stage 1 water restrictions beginning May 1, 2021, which come into effect every year at this time.
5th Street Bridge Traffic, Sidewalk Update
April 29, 2021
Starting Monday, May 3rd, commuters should anticipate single-lane alternating traffic and temporary sidewalk closures on the 5th Street Bridge.
Courtenay Riverway Trail Maintenance Complete
April 21, 2021
Updated: Work on the Courtenay Riverway in south Courtenay was completed faster than anticipated, and both trail sections are now OPEN. Thanks for your understanding during this maintenance.
Courtenay Adapting Mile of Flowers for 2021
April 14, 2021
Due to ongoing COVID-19 public health restrictions, the seasonal floral display along Cliffe Avenue will be planted by City Parks staff over a period of several days.
Courtenay Recreation Update: Children's Programs
April 9, 2021
Courtenay Recreation has received some inquiries from the public about children's programs in regard to recent health orders. At this time, there are several fun spring children’s programs running.
One Week Countdown to Kickoff of the 5th Street Bridge Project
April 8, 2021
The work required to preserve and extend the life of the bridge will result in delays and detours if you drive, walk, cycle or take transit.
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