Nanaimo Regional District

The Coombs-Hilliers Volunteer Fire Department will now be under the management of the Regional District of Nanaimo. (Michael Briones photo)

Coombs-Hilliers Fire Department Society decides to dissolve

Regional District of Nanaimo takes over operations

The Coombs-Hilliers Volunteer Fire Department will now be under the management of the Regional District of Nanaimo. (Michael Briones photo)
Regional District of Nanaimo is asking the public to review its parks and trails strategy. Pictured here, a staircase near Ammonite Falls Benson Creek Falls Regional Park. (Submitted photo)

Regional District of Nanaimo working on strategy for parks and trails

RDN manages more than 2,000 hectares of parks and 75 kilometres of trails

Regional District of Nanaimo is asking the public to review its parks and trails strategy. Pictured here, a staircase near Ammonite Falls Benson Creek Falls Regional Park. (Submitted photo)
Young riders test out a pump track at the Steve Smith Bike Park in Nanaimo. A pump track project is now being planned for Nanoose Bay. (Black Press file photo)
Young riders test out a pump track at the Steve Smith Bike Park in Nanaimo. A pump track project is now being planned for Nanoose Bay. (Black Press file photo)
The Regional District of Nanaimo has a rainwater management strategy for regional implementation. (MIchael Briones photo)

Regional District of Nanaimo board endorses rainwater management strategy

Goal is to develop a framework for collaborative implementation

The Regional District of Nanaimo has a rainwater management strategy for regional implementation. (MIchael Briones photo)
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Students want to be involved in process to rename Errington Community Park

Director requests RDN staff to come up with report on the issue

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A slide presented to Parksville city council on Monday, March 21, which depicts the proposed increases in development cost charges by the Regional District of Nanaimo. (Submitted photo)

Regional District of Nanaimo looks to increase development cost charges by 39 per cent

Proposed hikes to apply to Parksville, Qualicum Beach and select electoral areas

A slide presented to Parksville city council on Monday, March 21, which depicts the proposed increases in development cost charges by the Regional District of Nanaimo. (Submitted photo)
Floods in B.C. have brought more awareness to the topic of climate change. (PQB News file photo)

RDN: Water to Earth Month kicks off March 22 with activities for all ages

This year’s themes are ‘Groundwater’ and ‘Climate Change’

Floods in B.C. have brought more awareness to the topic of climate change. (PQB News file photo)
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B.C.’s Ministry of Municipal Affairs has told Regional District of Nanaimo it can’t waive requirements for a byelection in electoral Area C. (News Bulletin file)

Vancouver Island community forced to go to the polls twice this year

B.C. Ministry of Muncipal Affairs says there is no ‘legislative mechanisms’ to waive RDN byelection

B.C.’s Ministry of Municipal Affairs has told Regional District of Nanaimo it can’t waive requirements for a byelection in electoral Area C. (News Bulletin file)
Provincial funding will help RDN firefighters with professional development. (PQB News file photo)

Regional District of Nanaimo approved for $153K FireSmart grant

Funding will cover fuels management prescriptions for five parks

Provincial funding will help RDN firefighters with professional development. (PQB News file photo)
The Regional District of Nanaimo is introducing a new bylaw that will require businesses, multi-family dwellings and institutions to have separate bins for garbage, food waste and recycling. (PQB News file photo)

Regional District of Nanaimo waste initiatives receive ministerial praise

Plan to divert 90 per cent of waste from landfills

The Regional District of Nanaimo is introducing a new bylaw that will require businesses, multi-family dwellings and institutions to have separate bins for garbage, food waste and recycling. (PQB News file photo)
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The Regional District of Nanaimo is looking to prioritize and refine options for active transportation infrastructure improvements in French Creek. (Submitted photo)
The Regional District of Nanaimo is looking to prioritize and refine options for active transportation infrastructure improvements in French Creek. (Submitted photo)
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The RDN will proceed with a land purchase to expand Blueback Drive Community Park in Nanoose Bay. (News Bulletin photo)

RDN will purchase land to expand oceanside park in Nanoose Bay

Region receives alternate approval to make $1-million purchase

The RDN will proceed with a land purchase to expand Blueback Drive Community Park in Nanoose Bay. (News Bulletin photo)
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Nanoose Bay residents not keen on paying for Ravensong pool services

Letters opposing bylaw amendments sent to Ministry of Municipal Affairs

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Light pollution has become a concern in the Regional District of Nanaimo. (File photo)
Light pollution has become a concern in the Regional District of Nanaimo. (File photo)
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