News

March 20, 2017
March 20, 2017  Flags at Esquimalt Municipal Hall are being flown at half-mast in honour of Saanich Councillor Vic Derman who passed away on Friday. He had been a member of Saanich Council since 2002.  The date and details of a celebration of life have not yet been finalized. For further details regarding Vic Derman and his long term service to the community, please refer to the District of... Read more
March 6, 2017
With the construction of Esquimalt Town Square set to begin, the electric vehicle charging station located at Municipal Hall will be closed starting March 6, 2017.  The station will be relocated to the parking lot west of Memorial Park on Esquimalt Road within the next several weeks, and re-open once electrical and communication services are in place for its operation. In addition, due to the... Read more
March 2, 2017
Effective March 3, 2017, extra garbage stickers will only be available for purchase at Municipal Hall, located at 1229 Esquimalt Road. Stickers will no longer be sold at other Township facilities. As a reminder, if you have extra garbage you are required to use a Township Regulation bin for this purpose. Extra bins can be purchased at Municipal Hall. Please note that an extra bin also requires an... Read more
February 28, 2017
Mayor Barbara Desjardins has proclaimed February 28, 2017 as Rare Disease Day in the Township of Esquimalt. The Rare Disease Day Flag will be flying at Municipal Hall throughout the day.  Rare Disease Day is held on the last day of February every year to raise awareness of rare diseases and their impact on patients' lives. View a video on Rare Disease Day here.
February 23, 2017
The monthly test of CFB Esquimalt's Mass Notification System will take place March 1, 2017 at 11 a.m. for approximately one minute. Residents may hear sirens and verbal messages from the speakers, mounted on tall poles in the Dockyard, Naden and Work Point in Esquimalt. Due to a variety of environmental conditions such as temperature, humidity and wind direction it is possible that the sirens... Read more