News

July 22, 2016
As part of an ongoing environmental assessment of the Esquimalt Town Square site, crews will be drilling four wells in the following locations: Lyall Street between Fraser and Admirals (three wells) Carlisle Street between Fraser and Park Place (one well) It is anticipated that work will begin on Monday, July 25, 2016 and be completed by Friday, July 29, 2016. Approximate work hours will be 8:00... Read more
July 20, 2016
Work to upgrade a portion of Esquimalt Road will begin during the week of July 18-22, 2016. Work hours for the project are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays.  The corridor from Lampson to Head Street will be upgraded with new surfacing and line painting, and new traffic signals will be installed at the intersection of Lampson and Esquimalt Road. Existing bike lanes will be maintained. Excavation and... Read more
July 5, 2016
The Color Vibe 5K World Tour returns to Esquimalt Sunday, July 10th. Please use extra caution as 3,000 participants make their way through the course and note that road closures will be in effect 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. along the course route both during the event and during post-event course clean up. The course travels: West on Lyall Street from the Archie Browning Sports Centre to Admirals Road... Read more
July 4, 2016
The Pride Flag was raised this morning at Esquimalt Municipal Hall in support of the LGBTQ community. The Township is proud to be a welcoming and inclusive community for people of all sexual orientations and gender identities.  The flag will fly at Municipal Hall throughout the Victoria Pride Festival, which runs until Sunday July 10.  See the Mayor's Proclamation here.                       For... Read more
June 29, 2016
The monthly test of CFB Esquimalt's Mass Notification System will take place July 6, 2016 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 will... Read more