CRD Proposal for Viewfield Road Biosolids Centre: Stay Informed, Have Your Say

March 22, 2013

The Township of Esquimalt has stated its opposition to the Capital Regional District’s plan to locate a biosolids treatment centre  in the Township on Viewfield Road. This opposition was voiced in a Township news release dated March 20th.

If you have concerns about the Viewfield Road location for biosolids treatment, there are a number of ways to stay informed and have a voice on this issue:

1. Attend meetings of the Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee. These meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month at the CRD Boardroom, 625 Fisgard Street, Victoria.

Upcoming meetings:
April 10, 2013 at 9:30 a.m. (cancelled)
May 8, 2013 at 9:30 a.m.
June 12, 2013 at 9:30 a.m.

2. Contact members of the Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee and voice your concerns:
Denise Blackwell, Committee Chair, e-mail: [email protected]
Judy Brownoff, Committee Vice Chair, e-mail: [email protected]

3. Stay tuned to esquimalt.ca for information updates. You can also stay in touch with the Township through our social media channels.
Like us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter

Additional background information and updates on regional sewage treatment are available at the CRD wastewater treatment website located here.

The CRD’s McLoughlin Point Rezoning Application (January 2013) is available here.

Community links:
Esquimalt Residents Association 
Facebook page
E-mail: [email protected]

Esquimalt Chamber of Commerce
Website: http://esquimaltchamber.ca/
E-mail: [email protected]

Stop A Bad Plan
Website:http://www.stopabadplan.ca/
E:mail: [email protected]

For more information on Township zoning, community planning and development, please contact:
Bill Brown, Director of Development Services
Tel: 250-414-7146