News

October 8, 2021
Garbage collection schedule for Thanksgiving Monday  If you're a south side resident and normally have your garbage collected on Monday October 11, please note that crews will instead collect your garbage on Tuesday, October 12  along with the regularly scheduled Tuesday pickup. No other routes will be affected by the holiday. Garbage and organics information Recreation schedule for Thanksgiving... Read more
September 24, 2021
Statement from Mayor Barbara Desjardins I encourage everyone to take the National Day of Truth and Reconciliation as an opportunity to reflect on the history of Indigenous peoples in Canada and take in what reconciliation can look like in the future. As a small gesture of support, we will be illuminating the Archie Browning Sports Centre in orange the week prior to September 30.  Council and... Read more
September 23, 2021
Esquimalt Municipal Hall and the yard and garden waste facility will be closed on September 30 to observe the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. The facility will reopen on Friday October 1 at 8 a.m. and the hall at 8:30 a.m. Garbage collection Residents who normally have their garbage collected on Thursday September 30 will have their garbage collected on Friday October 1, along with the... Read more
September 17, 2021
The Archie Browning Sports Centre parking lot is beginning its transformation as the temporary home for the Esquimalt Fire Department. Because the new Esquimalt public safety building will be built on the same property as the existing one, staff and equipment from the Esquimalt Emergency Program, the Victoria Police Esquimalt Division and the Esquimalt Fire Department need to be relocated. The... Read more
September 13, 2021
The Township of Esquimalt is currently recruiting to fill vacancies on advisory committees.  Take part in shaping our community! Esquimalt Council will be considering applications for appointments to: 1. Board of Variance: One vacancy for a partial term starting immediately to June 30, 2022 Residents of Esquimalt are encouraged to apply. 2. Parks & Recreation Advisory Committee: One vacancy ... Read more