Nanaimo Regional District

RDN scraps economic grants program for Parksville Qualicum Beach area

All applications now being directed to community grant program in 2021


RDN says water in French Creek still potable despite levels of iron, manganese

Strategy to improve water quality being established


COVID-19: RDN set to open Horne Lake Park campground June 1

Regional district asks visitors to follow safety protocols


COVID-19: RDN facing $1.1M deficit in tipping fee revenues

Options to defer funds to offset shortfall to be discussed

Nanoose Library wants to be part of community water supply

RDN to amend bylaws to make request possible

Parksville, RDN want trail project to get underway

Letter being sent to ministry to get project moving

Vancouver Island’s provincial parks ready to reopen

Visitors advised to follow physical distancing protocols as day use returns to selected parks May 14

COVID-19: Electoral Area F (Errington, Coombs, Hilliers) OCP review suspended

Public engagements not possible without violating physical distancing protocols

COVID-19: RDN to create new mutual aid agreements for water services

New deal will ensure water services will continue during pandemic

Building permit activity up in Regional District of Nanaimo

First quarter shows increase of 12 per cent over previous year

RDN, TOSH start Butterfly Art Project online

Parksville Qualicum Beach artists invited to take part

Provincial parks in Parksville Qualicum Beach area to open for day use on May 14

Visitors advised to follow physical distancing protocols

RDN pushing for Vancouver Island-wide transportation master plan

Association of local governments on the Island working toward setting up committee

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  • May 7, 2020

RDN recreation programs, events cancelled until end of June

Summer bookings, programs remain in place for now

  • May 3, 2020

COVID-19: RDN board extends bill payment deadlines

Property owners now have more time to settle spring bill

RDN board wants provincial support for homeless housing facility

Regional writes letter asking for assistance

COVID-19: Parksville firefighters offer special birthday drive-by service

Enjoy a delightful celebration complete with flashing lights

Regional District of Nanaimo’s recreation team going virtual

New online platform keeps residents connected