Nanaimo Regional District

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RDN’s Electoral Area F (Coombs, Hilliers, Errington, Whiskey Creek, Meadowood) begins incorporation process

Director makes motion to ensure only one application at a time is handled

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Beginning in January, the District 69 Arena will be owned by the City of Parksville. (PQB News file photo)

District 69 Arena ownership to transfer from RDN to City of Parksville

Administrative efficiencies created with new deal

Beginning in January, the District 69 Arena will be owned by the City of Parksville. (PQB News file photo)
Nanaimo Regional General Hospital. (News Bulletin file)

Nanaimo Regional Hospital District board approves budget, eyes major projects

Potential future capital projects include $1-billion patient tower at NRGH

Nanaimo Regional General Hospital. (News Bulletin file)
A fire services review commissioned by the Regional District of Nanaimo has suggested turning the six District 69 fire departments into a regional service. (PQB News file photo)

Study suggests turning District 69 fire departments into regional service

Area fire officials not convinced with review’s recommendation

A fire services review commissioned by the Regional District of Nanaimo has suggested turning the six District 69 fire departments into a regional service. (PQB News file photo)
People’s Choice Award: Sunsets and Cloud Gazing by Pauline Favero. (Submitted Photo)

PHOTOS: Regional District of Nanaimo announces contest winners

Inaugural competition draws more than 250 entries

People’s Choice Award: Sunsets and Cloud Gazing by Pauline Favero. (Submitted Photo)
The Town of Qualicum Beach has an agreement with the Regional District of Nanaimo to collect garbage, food waste and recycling. (PQB News file photo)
The Town of Qualicum Beach has an agreement with the Regional District of Nanaimo to collect garbage, food waste and recycling. (PQB News file photo)
Residents in the Regional District of Nanaimo have raised concerns about indiscriminate use of fireworks. (PQB News file photo)

Residents want random use of fireworks to stop in Regional District of Nanaimo

Petition signed by more than 2,000 people calls for new bylaw

Residents in the Regional District of Nanaimo have raised concerns about indiscriminate use of fireworks. (PQB News file photo)
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RDN strengthens security after being alerted to publicly accessible property ownership information

Regional District of Nanaimo investigates, reports to privacy commissioner after anonymous e-mails

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LETTER: Upgraded Parksville running track would have many users

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Regional District of Nanaimo will be receiving $1.17 million from the B.C. government in COVID-19 safe restart grant money. (News Bulletin file)

Regional District of Nanaimo directors getting started on budgeting decisions

Proposed tax requisitions for 2021 range from 7.3-per cent increase to 2.2-per cent decrease

Regional District of Nanaimo will be receiving $1.17 million from the B.C. government in COVID-19 safe restart grant money. (News Bulletin file)
The COVID-19 pandemic had an effect on film production on central and north Vancouver Island, says Vancouver Island North Film Commission. Pictured here, production of TV series Resident Alien in Ladysmith earlier this year. (Black Press file)

Film commissioner says COVID-19 cost central Island $6 million in economic activity

Jurassic World: Dominion, Chesapeake Shores among productions halted due to pandemic, says INFilm

The COVID-19 pandemic had an effect on film production on central and north Vancouver Island, says Vancouver Island North Film Commission. Pictured here, production of TV series Resident Alien in Ladysmith earlier this year. (Black Press file)
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Central Island 911 has a new fire dispatch service provider. (E-Comm 911/submitted photo)

Central Island 911 switching to new service provider

RDN, City of Nanaimo accept service proposal from City of Surrey

Central Island 911 has a new fire dispatch service provider. (E-Comm 911/submitted photo)
Jack Bagley Park Redevelopment plan. (RDN photo)

Nanoose Bay park project would cost more than $1M

RDN prioritizes community parks projects to be included in proposed 2021-2025 budget

Jack Bagley Park Redevelopment plan. (RDN photo)
Residents can drop off used recycling and food waste containers at approved Regional District of Nanaimo Disposal Facilities. (RDN photo)

Regional District of Nanaimo provides options for used curbside collection containers

Residents given two choices for old garbage, food waste bins

Residents can drop off used recycling and food waste containers at approved Regional District of Nanaimo Disposal Facilities. (RDN photo)
The Regional District of Nanaimo to take the lead in securing grants for electric vehicle charging stations in the region. (PQB News file photo)

Regional District of Nanaimo to set bylaws for electric vehicle charging stations

Electors from four areas asked to indicate opposition to proposed bylaws

The Regional District of Nanaimo to take the lead in securing grants for electric vehicle charging stations in the region. (PQB News file photo)
The Regional District of Nanaimo’s Drinking Water and Watershed Protection Program has been honoured with an innovation award. (PQB News file photo)
The Regional District of Nanaimo’s Drinking Water and Watershed Protection Program has been honoured with an innovation award. (PQB News file photo)
The Regional District of Nanaimo dealing with concerns regarding efficiency of its automated garbage collection system. (RDN photo)
The Regional District of Nanaimo dealing with concerns regarding efficiency of its automated garbage collection system. (RDN photo)
Jodie Lucas and Will Gemmell, owners of the Rusted Rake Farm. (PQB News file photo)
Jodie Lucas and Will Gemmell, owners of the Rusted Rake Farm. (PQB News file photo)