News

August 14, 2019
BC Hydro is installing underground infrastructure for power upgrades to the graving dock. This work will be from the intersection of Colville and Tillicum Roads, continue down Colville Road to Intervale Avenue, down Lockley Road to Admirals Road, along Admirals Road to the Graving Dock at the west end of Admirals Road. The initial survey, including the use of ground penetrating radar to locate... Read more
August 1, 2019
Township crews will be replacing a failed storm drain line on Paradise Street closing the road between Head and Lyall streets. There will be limited access for local traffic only. Construction is scheduled to begin Tuesday August 6 through to August 16. We apologize for any inconvenience caused during this time. Learn about other traffic changes from construction and events in Esquimalt For more... Read more
July 31, 2019
Public service announcement: monthly test of CFB Esquimalt’s mass notification system July 31, 2019 – Esquimalt, B.C. – Department of National Defence / Royal Canadian Navy The monthly test of CFB Esquimalt’s Mass Notification System will take place on August 7, 2019, at 11 a.m. for approximately one minute. Residents may hear sirens and verbal messages from speakers mounted on tall poles in... Read more
July 23, 2019
Garbage collection schedule for BC Day- south side If you're a south side resident and normally have your garbage collected on Monday, August 5, please note that crews will instead collect your garbage on Tuesday, August 6 along with the regularly scheduled Tuesday pickup. No other routes will be affected by the holiday. As always, please have your garbage out by 7 a.m. Garbage and organics... Read more
June 27, 2019
Mayor Desjardins has proclaimed June 30 to July 7, 2019 as Pride Week in Esquimalt to celebrate the diversity that strengthens our community.   As part of the celebration, the Township of Esquimalt will raise the Pride Flag at Municipal Hall on Friday June 28 and it will remain in place for all of Pride Week. The Township of Esquimalt is proud to be a welcoming community for people of all sexual... Read more