News

January 18, 2018
Each department at the Township of Esquimalt is guided by strategic priorities set by Council. Operational strategies associated with these priorities describe the various actions to be undertaken by Township staff to implement Council direction. Three times per year each department provides a period report to Council which describes work completed during the period in support of strategic... Read more
January 11, 2018
Heavy rain caused combined stormwater and wastewater overflows along some shorelines in Greater Victoria on January 11, 2018. The areas affected are in the vicinity of Macaulay Point in Esquimalt, McMicking Point, Humber and Rutland in Oak Bay, and Finnerty Cove in Saanich. As a result of these discharges, residents are advised to avoid entering the waters along the affected shorelines, as the... Read more
December 27, 2017
The monthly test of CFB Esquimalt's Mass Notification System will take place on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 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... Read more
December 20, 2017
Effective December 31, 2017, a vacancy will be available on the Victoria and Esquimalt Police Board. To ensure appropriate representation from both municipalities, preference will be given to a resident of Esquimalt in filling this vacancy. Candidates should be familiar with a governance board set up, be a strategic thinker and possess a strong sense of community. Expressions of Interest in... Read more
December 20, 2017
The Township of Esquimalt will be following the holiday schedule listed below: The Municipal Hall will be closed on Monday, December 25th, 2017 and Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 and will re-open on Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. The Hall will maintain normal operating hours through Friday, December 29th, 2017 closing on Monday, January 1st, 2018 for New Year’s Day. Normal operating... Read more