News

October 10, 2017
The public is invited to provide written submissions to the provincial government to inform the development of the provincial regulatory framework for the legalization of non-medicinal cannabis.  The province is asking for input on topics like minimum age, personal possession limits, public consumption, drug-impaired driving, personal cultivation and distribution and retail models. Feedback can... Read more
October 6, 2017
Due to the Thanksgiving Day statutory holiday on Monday October 9, 2017, Township residents who normally have their garbage collected on Monday (north side residents) will instead have it picked up on Tuesday October 10th, along with the regularly scheduled Tuesday pickup. For more information, please contact: Simone Manchip, Office Administrator, Engineering and Public Works Tel: 250-414-7108
October 3, 2017
Flags are being flown at half-mast at the Township of Esquimalt Municipal Hall to recognize the lives lost and injuries suffered in the October 1, 2017 Las Vegas tragic mass shooting. 
September 29, 2017
In recognition of the International Day of Older Persons on Sunday, October 1, 2017, the Township has raised the International Day of Older Persons Flag at Municipal Hall. It will be flying at the hall from Friday September 29 to Monday October 2, 2017.  The Mayor has also proclaimed support for the day in recognition of the contributions of older persons to our society. Read the proclamation... Read more
September 18, 2017
For the fifth year in a row, the Township of Esquimalt has been recognized by the joint Provincial-Union of BC Municipalities (UBCM) Green Communities Committee as a BC Climate Action Community. The Township has been awarded Level 3 recognition “Accelerating Progress on Charter Commitments” by taking significant action to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions for the 2016 reporting year. As a... Read more