News Releases

May 21, 2019
It starts here...Public Works Week 2019 Have you ever wondered how a city runs? How clean drinking water flows through your tap? What happens after the toilet flushes? Who plans and builds the roads, sidewalks and bike lanes to ease your commute? Where does your garbage go after it is picked up? All these things that make your day run, start with a municipality's public works department and its... Read more
May 16, 2019
If you are eligible for a home owner grant, you must also apply for it by July 2, 2019. Failing to do so means that the unclaimed/unpaid balance will be subject to penalty. The purpose of the Home Owner Grant is to help reduce the amount of residential property tax British Columbians pay. The basic grant can reduce your property tax by as much as $570. The minimum tax payable ($350) ensures that... Read more
May 16, 2019
We're looking for new committee members The Township of Esquimalt is accepting applications from individuals interested in serving the community as a member of the Environmental Advisory Committee and the Design Review Committee. Esquimalt Council will be considering applications for appointments to: Design Review Committee   1 vacancy for two-year term starting July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2021... Read more
May 14, 2019
Esquimalt Municipal Hall and Archives will be closed Monday, May 20. There are some adjustments to garbage pick-up days: See the weekend's garbage schedules Find your CRD recycling schedule Our recreation centre is open! Find out about our programs and classes.   
May 7, 2019
Get your eye patch and sword ready – it’s pirate time!! Come out and celebrate with us during this historic annual event that has activities for all ages. Parade day – May 11 Esquimalt Road will be closed from approximately 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. from Dominion Street to Constance Avenue. Please use alternate routes. BC Transit will also have adjusted routes to accommodate the event. See the... Read more