News Releases

December 5, 2019
​December 6 is the National Day of Remembrance an Action on Violence against Women. On behalf of Mayor and Council, the Township of Esquimalt is lowering flags to half-mast in honour of the 14 young women who lost their lives to violence 30 years ago at Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal.   This senseless act of targeted violence shook our country and led Parliament to designate December 6 as The... Read more
December 4, 2019
What play structures do you want to see in this park? Hither Green is small green space, located on Bewdley Avenue off Lampson Street (1030 Bewdley Ave). The Township Parks and Recreation Department will be enhancing this space with a landscaping and a playground structure. We want to hear your ideas on the playground structure; take 60 seconds to compete the survey right now!
December 2, 2019
There are three public hearings scheduled for Monday, December 2.  These are in addition to community presentations, council reports and other agenda items. The meeting begins at 7 p.m. in council chambers, 1229 Esquimalt Road. Public hearing overview Official Community Plan Amendment & Rezoning Application, 636 & 640 Drake Avenue   Rezoning Application, 937 Colville Road  Official... Read more
November 27, 2019
The Township and CUPE staff are collecting food in support of Esquimalt Neighbourhood House. Non-perishable foods can be dropped off at any Township of Esquimalt facility between November 27 and December 18. Donations can also be left out for pick-up. On normal garbage pickup days, residents can place nonperishable food items in bags labelled “food drive.” A separate vehicle will pick up the ... Read more
November 18, 2019
There will be a public hearing on Monday, November 25, 2019 at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers, Esquimalt Municipal Hall, 1229 Esquimalt Road, Esquimalt, BC, to allow the public to make representations to the Municipal Council respecting matters contained in the following amending bylaws: Official Community Plan Bylaw, 2018, No. 2922, Amendment Bylaw No. 2962 which provides for a change in the... Read more