News

Colwood works with public on sewage plan

Colwood's quest to create its own sewage treatment plant continues with a public open house Wednesday (April 30) from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Colwood Pentecostal Church gym (2250 Sooke Rd.).

Residents are invited to stop by to learn more about Colwood's approach to the sewage treatment plan and to offer input.

Due to projected costs for residents, the city recently applied for and was approved by the Capital Regional District to build its own sewage treatment facility, separate from a regional facility. The city is now looking at its options for how and where to build the facility, though an area near the park and ride at West Shore Parks and Recreation has been identified as a likely site.

For more information on the open house visit colwood.ca or call director of engineering Michael Baxter at 250-478-5999.

news@goldstreamgazette.com

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Victoria financial institutions bank on United Way
 
Victoria Royals unable to hold off Kelowna Rockets
 
NDP accused of trying to stifle conflicts
After the vote: Newly elected councillors respond
 
ELECTION 2014: New city council pushes teamwork
 
Hupacasath raises flag
Red Nose offers Nanaimo drivers safe ride home
 
Cowichan ravaged by major flooding event
 
Rolls, Safe Youth Cowichan honoured

Community Events, November 2014

Add an Event


Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Nov 21 edition online now. Browse the archives.