Nanaimo Regional District

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Regional District of Nanaimo board opts for base rate not including fees pay model

Majority of directors agree current pay system is the best

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Regional District of Nanaimo to borrow money to pay for Whiskey Creek water system upgrade

Island Health wants permanent solution to area’s water issues

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Harjit S. Sajjan, minister of international development and minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development Agency of Canada, speaks with Snaw-naw-as Chief Gordon Edwards during the July 19 announcement of a $500,000 funding commitment by the Canada Community Revitalization Fund to improve Jack Bagley Community Park in Nanoose Bay. (Kevin Forsyth photo)
Harjit S. Sajjan, minister of international development and minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development Agency of Canada, speaks with Snaw-naw-as Chief Gordon Edwards during the July 19 announcement of a $500,000 funding commitment by the Canada Community Revitalization Fund to improve Jack Bagley Community Park in Nanoose Bay. (Kevin Forsyth photo)
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Regional District of Nanaimo staff have conducted a groundwater analysis prior to the start of summer. (Black Press file photo)

Regional District of Nanaimo groundwater outlook good at start of summer, says report

Report analyzes region’s aquifers, says spring rains helped water levels

Regional District of Nanaimo staff have conducted a groundwater analysis prior to the start of summer. (Black Press file photo)
Area F (Coombs, Hilliers, Errington, Whiskey Creek, Meadowood) residents want to have pin related to their area. The Regional District of Nanaimo used to have pins in the past. (PQB News file photo)
Area F (Coombs, Hilliers, Errington, Whiskey Creek, Meadowood) residents want to have pin related to their area. The Regional District of Nanaimo used to have pins in the past. (PQB News file photo)
The Dashwood Volunteer Fire Department will soon have a new fire hall. (PQB News file photo)

New price tag for Dashwood fire hall project comes in at $6.2M

Project cost has risen by more than $2 million

The Dashwood Volunteer Fire Department will soon have a new fire hall. (PQB News file photo)
Conceptual design for Ravensong Aquatic Centre Expansion Project. (Submitted photo)
Conceptual design for Ravensong Aquatic Centre Expansion Project. (Submitted photo)
The Meadowood Community Park land exchange plan. (RDN Map)

Regional District of Nanaimo to swap land with developer

Exchange involves lands in community and regional parks

The Meadowood Community Park land exchange plan. (RDN Map)
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French Creek Pollution Control Centre project receives $733K grant

Money to be used for solar panels, heat recovery

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Wildfire resiliency plans in each of the electoral areas within the Regional District of Nanaimo aim to reduce wildfire hazards. (PQB News file photo)
Wildfire resiliency plans in each of the electoral areas within the Regional District of Nanaimo aim to reduce wildfire hazards. (PQB News file photo)
Electoral Area E (Nanoose Bay) director Bob Rogers met with residents to discuss escalating taxes, during an interactive forum held at Nanoose Place on Thursday, June 23. (Michael Briones photo)

Nanoose Bay residents unhappy with escalation in property taxes

Questions asked of RDN officials during special forum

Electoral Area E (Nanoose Bay) director Bob Rogers met with residents to discuss escalating taxes, during an interactive forum held at Nanoose Place on Thursday, June 23. (Michael Briones photo)
The Bowser Tennis Club is one of the many organizations that was approved for the Spring 2022 Oceanside Recreation Services Community Grant. (PQB News file photo)

Regional District of Nanaimo approve $108K in grants supporting area organizations

The spring intake totals benefit wide variety of groups

The Bowser Tennis Club is one of the many organizations that was approved for the Spring 2022 Oceanside Recreation Services Community Grant. (PQB News file photo)
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A case of notifiable avian influenza has been confirmed within the Regional District of Nanaimo. (News Bulletin file photo)

Avian flu confirmed in backyard poultry operation in Regional District of Nanaimo

B.C. Animal Health Centre confirms case, says officials responding

A case of notifiable avian influenza has been confirmed within the Regional District of Nanaimo. (News Bulletin file photo)
Students are learning how to become better stewards of the land and environment through the School Education Zero Waste Project. (PQB News file photo)
Students are learning how to become better stewards of the land and environment through the School Education Zero Waste Project. (PQB News file photo)