News

July 3, 2020
Expanded hours for Esquimalt and View Royal residents The hours of operation are Tuesday to Sunday from 8 am – 5 pm. In addition, Ellice will only be accepting two (2) vehicles in the yard at a time to keep with physical distancing guidelines.  Read more about our yard and garden waste dropoff service
July 2, 2020
News release For immediate release   Esquimalt, BC— The Township of Esquimalt’s splash pad at the popular Esquimalt Adventure Park will be delighting local children starting Monday, July 6. The  water will be turned on from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily along with the adjacent washroom. Those hours could change however, depending on maintenance requirements and possible future changes to water... Read more
June 30, 2020
Happy Canada Day! The municipal hall and recreation centres are closed for the statutory holiday. Please note that the property tax penalty date is moved to September 30, 2020. More at esquimalt.ca/tax. You may send us feedback or comments via our handy contact form or we will be happy to assist you on July 2. The municipal hall will remain closed to the public, howeve staff will be on hand to... Read more
June 29, 2020
Traffic impacts should be minimal Please be advised that crews will be painting road lines on major corridors within the Township overnight from Tuesday, June 30 to Saturday, July 4 (weather permitting).  Roads scheduled for line painting include all major routes, including Craigflower Rd, Admirals Rd and Lampson St, as well as some residential streets where paint has deteriorated. Line painting... Read more
June 25, 2020
Information bulletin For immediate release   Esquimalt, BC—After a successful restart of the Esquimalt Recreation Centre’s weight room, the Township is continuing to expand recreation services by resuming some of their popular fitness classes. Strength, spin, TRX and other classes are being offered as of July 6 by registration only. More options will be added as staff refine the new processes.... Read more