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January 25, 2022
830 Devonshire Road suffered a fire this morning Fire crews (Esquimalt Fire Department supported by CFB and Victoria fire services) were on site about 650 a.m. this morning. Hydro and Fortis all arrived on site to manage potential electrical and gas concerns. While the cause of the fire is still unknown, it's important to note that there are no injuries as a result of the fire. The extent of the... Read more
January 15, 2022
This threat has been cancelled Remain aware of surroundings near shorelines and use caution when appropriate. Please be advised that a tsunami advisory has been issued for Esquimalt and parts of the CRD region.  Evacuation is NOT required at this time. Please stay out of the water and away from beaches until an all-clear announcement has been made. A large volcanic event occurred near the Island... Read more
January 11, 2022
To help reduce the spread of COVID-19, we have adjusted some services Recreation services are limited under current orders. See our available programs. The municipal hall will only be open Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. All other business can be done online, over the phone or by appointment. Resources can be found by the following: Online Services Staff contact Report a... Read more
January 11, 2022
January 2022 changes The Esquimalt Municipal Hall is open under reduced hours: Wednesdays & Fridays from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. for payments. All other business can be done online, over the phone or by appointment.  Staff contact Online Services Report a problem Township safety plans Parks and Recreation Esquimalt Municipal Hall Changes to age-related mask wearing: 2021 The PHO has been... Read more
January 6, 2022
Due to the snow collection on roadways, we have cancelled garbage collection for January 6. Missed residences will have their garbage picked up tomorrow January 7. We ask residents to be patient as crews have been working diligently through the night to have roads cleared for this morning. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for timely garbage updates, or subscribe to our Esquimalt Alert service... Read more